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I especially like the easy crust recipe - I hate fiddling with pastry.
I don't have a family syrup source, but I do get my maple syrup from a County park that taps their own trees and...
Hey Big M! Glad to see you posting again, just in time for this unseasonal warm Spring we're having here in the Midwest : D
No smoker here @ 2 Dogs Farm, but I imagine I can work something out on my gas grill.
If the chard is young leaves I use them in salads.
Older greens - chard, kale, collards - I saute with garlic in olive oil until tender then serve over pasta.
I've also added the greens to spaghetti sauce and meatloaf.
My small flock (6 hens, 1 rooster) was pretty much on Lockdown all Summer since they decided crossing the road (yes, I know, bad joke...) to visit the neighbors was okay.
It was not.
The neighbors objected to the the...
I've heard chickens don't like to perch on pointy things - like fence pickets.
so a 4' picket fence would look nice and (hopefully) keep them out.
I was going to put one up last year but the quote
I got from my handyman was...
Her feet look fine.
But with all that mud you might want to think about trimming some of that feathering (the long hair around her pasterns/fetlocks).
The hair can hold too much moisture and you end up with scratches -...
My hens have just started laying again - well, 4 of 6 have.
They will be 3yo this Spring and this was the first Winter they stopped laying - right after everybody went through a Major Moult.
But true to BYC Lore, the eggs...
She is a cutie!
I have a Hackney Pony my shoer gave to me after he had a crash driving him.
Pony was pretty much left to his own devices for 2 years and was a Wild Thing when I got him.
I've had him 2 years this coming...