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Saving Milk

One of my favorite childhood movies was Heidi. There are many versions but I’ve only seen the one made …

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Pressure Canner Lid Testing

Free pressure canner lid testing by appointment only. Please call 336-846-5850 to make an …

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Simple Tomato Sauce

Looking for an easy, freezer friendly recipe? Here’s one you can use to preserve tomatoes from your garden. Watch …

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Attracting Wildlife to the Garden

Trying to bring birds, bats, butterflies, pollinators and maybe other four legged animals into your garden requires four major …

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Preventing Wildlife in the Garden

The best medicine is prevention. It is much easier than dealing with established problems, but not all conflicts can …

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Pesto: Pantry Possibilities

Having a foundation for your favorite dishes allows you to make the things you love several different ways. Sometimes, …

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