At the USA Prepares Expo check out this quick little chicken pluckin’ trick. At home, when you only have a few birds to process, plucking the birds is such a pain in the arse. Eli Burton makes this nifty little tool that attaches to a power drill and makes the job easy! I got one […]Read More
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Hiding in Plain Sight House cats often don’t do well in rural environments. White cats are in the most peril as they are highly visible – and delicious – to owls. Solid black cats, or gray-black tabbies tend to do much better – their natural camouflage gives them an edge. My young daughter really, really […]Read More
I hope the title for this week’s newsletter doesn’t frighten off all the vegetarians. In fact, when I started this journey I was exploring the raw vegan diet. Who wants to kill innocent animals to eat them? I was heart broken when I realized that animals are one of the easier food sources to grow. […]Read More
An on-the-road video for you courtesy of Marjory Wildcraft and Backyard Food Production Team… This time we’re at the Permaculture Institute near Sante Fe, NM. Arina Pittman was kind enough to show us their *amazing* grounds, and we liked their re-purposed swimming pool so much that we decided to film a little inside of it…they […]Read More