Will took Old Yeller apart and we found new parts!

Yesterday we went down to the Duluth area to visit Greg Larson. He has quite a few vintage bulldozer parts, especially parts for a 1010 John Deere, like ours. After a nice visit, in...

I finally finished canning our venison along with 18 pints of turkey broth and...

And I still have half of another turkey to do! Yesterday I went to the processing plant and picked up our pig that we had butchered. Our Red Wattle gilt developed mastitis on farrowing...

Q and A: Storing apples, canning bacon, and mushy canned bacon

Storing apples I read your article on how to store apples, and I intend to supply a link to your site on my blog. However, I have a question about the following statement where you...

Q and A: Planting beans late, Canning meat, and Canning vegetable soup

Planting beans late I have some room in my garden due to harvesting my beets. I'd like to plant dry beans; jacob's cattle, etc. It is July 21 here in Central Missouri and I'd like...

We are recovering from the wedding and getting ready for the MREA fair

It's back to work after that gorgeous wedding day. Will is not only digging out the holes for the "pole barn" part of our new barn (with tractor auger and by hand), but is...