Just saw a announcement that McMurray hatchery want be shipping some of their chicks due to avian flu . They are having to destroy some of their breed lines and will need these chicks to repopulate their flocks.
Another way to look at shortages.
I do some volunteer work with a food giveaway ministery . We did 2 last week and one today . That covers 3 different county's . Today while talking with the leader he said that the Second Harvest warehouse is down to half its normal level on dry and can goods...
I love mine. Leave the ring a little loose in the canner then tighten down after it comes out . My original test jars are still sealed 9 years later.
Normally would only use these on high use items where the jar gets used every year.
My new fences are interesting. Have been able to lay my hands on a slow but stead supply of plastic pallets. So my fence is 40 inches tall and 8 feet between post . I screw the pallets together with treated lumber at the joints.
Sorry I don't do pics.
Ok sorry for delay . Today was a travel day .
5 pounds of juice tart apples
1 cup apple cider or water
About 2 1/2 cups sugar white or brown
1/2 tsp ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp ground cloves
1/4 tsp ground nutmeh
Remove bless and core apples and then cut into 8ths.
Put apples and cider in kettle...
To the above listed items I will add . Greenbrier,wild black cherry , creeping Charlie , water cress, purslane, mountain mint , wild ginger , wild elderberry, staghorn and winged sumac , wild blueberries , wild muscadine, beach nuts , lambs quarters, I don't normally eat them but cleavers are...