QandA: Lactation in goats, Raising turkeys, and Storing seeds

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Lactation in goats and raising turkeys First question is about the lactation cycle in goats. I've heard so many people talking about their goats producing a gallon of milk a day and we are just...

Q and A: using dried apricots for jam, canning bacon, and canning ground beef

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Using dried apricots for jam I have a number of bags of dried apricots that I'd like to turn into jam. Should I rehydrate them, then chop and measure for my recipe? Tried just chopping...

Spring means new baby goats

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We've been pretty busy the last two days. We planned on having our two does, Velvet (the mother of the triplet does last year) and Luna bred to kid about the same time in...

Q and A: Using dill and breeding chickens

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Using dill Can I use the flowering heads of dill in the pickle recipes? I have lots of that, but none has yet gone to seed? This year's Hope Pale Grey crop is "running" all...

We had a baby girl!

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Beauty had her foal this morning before we were up and what a pretty little girl she is, too! She is even a very different color, being a light red roan with a blaze...