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It’s the middle of October which means we are finishing the last few items on the winter is coming list.  We have all the pieces to put together the chicken and rabbit shelter for winter and will be doing that hopefully within the next week.  The pig is going to the butcher Monday with two of the lambs.  We will be repurposing the box we brought Miss Purdy home in to bring the pig to the butcher.  The project for…

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Meat Pig

Meat Pig

I went to pick up our pig yesterday, we named her Lola.  She is an Old Spot Yorkshire cross that we plan to grow out for ourselves to eat.  I might not have planned my trip the best since the crate I grabbed didn’t have a door on it so I had to use a bag of shavings to block the entrance.  I also should have taken the truck so that the stinky pig would have been in the back…

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Pizza Dough

Pizza Dough

Easy Pizza Dough Makes one 9×13 pizza crust Ingredients: 1 1/2 c warm water 1 1/2 t room temperature yeast 1 1/2 t sugar 1 T oil 1 T ground basel 1/2 t ground oregano 1 t salt 4 c flour Stir water, yeast and sugar together in bowl.  Let sit until foamy on the top (5-10min).  Add spices and oil.  Add flour one cup at a time.  Once formed into a ball of dough knead for 8-10minutes (I use…

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