Author Archives: Just another day on the farm

Battered Fried Perch Fish Roe

I made a number of battered tiny packages of these and I finally have found the way I like them an that I feel give steady results. I read a number of recipes on line and I did try them, … Continue reading

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March Garden Overview -2017 Tracking Year Data

Hello Folks, I am going to do my best heading into 2017 to have a big old tracking year, I need to do this and I have the book, the paperwork and the plan..  I will make it happen..   … Continue reading

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March Farm Overview- Tracking Year Stats

Ok, I am wanting to track this down for this coming year..  March came in like a lion and roared and stomped its feet and is ending in the same.. we have had storm after storm , freezing wind, thunderstorms … Continue reading

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Hatching Eggs-Set #1

42 eggs are in Hatch #1 this year, a mix of possible chicks, we will see how it goes, I am hoping to do 4 sets of hatches this year, we will see if the hens are willing to produce … Continue reading

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Salt Cured Dried Perch Fish Eggs -Seasoning

With a bit of planning and some luck (because lets face it fishing is always a bit of luck) the perch were biting last weekend and as I asked all my fishing friends, if you catch a girl with eggs, … Continue reading

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Cabbage Rolls -Pork with Coucous Recipe

This was a half batch of six very nice large Cabbage Rolls but it could very easily be doubled for a nice big feed of four or five people. This half batch feed us supper and a full work lunch … Continue reading

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Introducing the New Doe’s

I am thrilled with my new Rabbit Doe’s, we have had lovely large breed meat style rabbits on the farm since the first spring we moved here and I expect they will continue to be here for many more years to … Continue reading

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Waste not-Want Not -When things in the root cellar go.

I would love to tell you that I am always on top of the fresh stuff but sometimes we want to get something done or some things checked and it just does not happen on time. Lots of time, we … Continue reading

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Moose Maple Stew with Bannock Topping

When the Canada 150 Food Blog Challenge announced March’s month as Maple, I think everyone smiled! March is sugaring season locally and I have indulged in tapping the tree’s and learning how to boil it down, I have helped friend … Continue reading

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High Bush Cranberry- Shrub Drink for the Win

I loved this months Shrub challenge, At the Food in Jars Blog, we even had a Shrub Party.. I made four different kinds, Elderberry, High Bush Cranberry, Elderflower and Homemade Grape. What we learned at the party the younger crowd … Continue reading

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