Category Archives: Farms

Downsizing

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Getting older is a pain in the you-know-what. Having entered my 8th decade last month and gone back to work four days a week two years ago, I have reluctantly faced the need to ratchet back a bit. Or, as … Continue reading

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We’ve Been Adopted

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We lost a cat a couple of months ago. She had adopted us a couple of years earlier (people don’t adopt cats; cats do the adopting). Ranch cats often have fairly short lifespans, especially if they are left out at … Continue reading

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Keeping Quality

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Back in the days before refrigeration, pasteurization and other modern (therefore “better”) ways of preserving food, keeping quality was a big deal. If you wanted to get through the winter – and possibly longer than that, depending on weather and … Continue reading

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