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Saturday Links

Happy Saturday folks! It’s going to be a homesteady-type weekend around here – farmer’s market, chicken feed, and some long overdue outdoor projects are on the docket.  It’s pretty sad when a forecast of 94 is a whopping 10 degrees … Continue reading

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FDA Announces a Subtle Shift in Attitude, Crowd Yawns

Please, forgive me for the cynical title.  It just so happens that in my browsing today, I came across this news headline: New York Times:  U.S. Tightens Rules on Antibiotics Use for Livestock If you read nothing but the first … Continue reading

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FDA Required to Address Antibiotics on Factory Farms

Finally!  The U.S. court system is finally standing up for our health and for the well-being of the animals we raise.  Earlier this week, the federal court system decided that the Food and Drug Administration cannot continue to ignore the … Continue reading

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Saturday Links

It was a good week but busy overall, lots of working and lots of garden time.  It’s really getting in full swing around here.  I also moved our baby chicks outside – they’re about 4 weeks old now and the … Continue reading

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Saturday Links and Menu Plan

Happy Saturday folks!  I thought I’d share with you some stuff I found around the interwebs this week, so here goes: Reviving a Prehistoric Flower – 30,000 year old seeds from an ice-age squirrel burrow?  Sweet!  And it’s a nice … Continue reading

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