Thursday, November 26, 2015

Farm and Dairy's Field Notes

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This week, Farm and Dairy reporter Kristy Seachrist tells us about a Christmas tree farm in Wooster, Ohio, bills introduced to amend Ohio's CAUV tax formula, what Thanksgiving dinner will cost this year, plus stories you may have missed last week.

How Tos

Homemade spice blends make great gifts, and they inspire home cooks to try new recipes.

These tips cover everything from the crust and the filling to baking times and techniques.


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Forty years ago, 1975, a relatively mild central Illinois fall ended with a sledgehammer of a snowstorm the night before Thanksgiving. I remember it well because, as both a student and farmhand at the University of Illinois that year, I spent Thanksgiving Day milking Holsteins and pushing snow off the cow lots.

An interview with a blind man and respected broom maker changed Sutherland's approach to writing narratives. It was a story worth telling in her hometown.

A recent study in the journal EcoHealth connects white-tailed deer and free-roaming cats to the disease toxoplasmosis.
woman sick with flu

Like most insufferable people, I tend to think that perfectly common things that happen to everyone else will never actually happen to me.
Happy Thanksgiving card and fall leaves

The FSA family would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving.

Christmas Baking Photo Contest

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Brag About Your Bag

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