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Infographic: Raw Milk—Uncovered
During homogenization, fat particles present in the liquid are broken up and distributed uniformly so there's no cream on top. Continue to seek out information on your own so you, too, can form a solid opinion.
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Restore That Old Cast Iron Cookware, Using Ingredients You Probably Already Have!
A little mild dish soap isn't the end of the world, if you feel you can't get a pan clean without it. I worked for about an hour bare-handed before I remembered the gloves, purchased for chopping hot peppers, in my towel drawer.
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El Segundo
Silybum Milk Thistle Info: Tips For Planting Milk Thistle In Gardens
The seeds can be stored in an air-tight container.While safe for humans to eat, milk thistle is considered toxic to livestock, which is bad, as it often grows in pastures and is hard to get rid of.
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Willoughby
From Raw to Pasteurized: 6 Milk Considerations
“Not a lot of farms use them,” she says. Most of the milk you find on store shelves has been pasteurized, meaning it's been heated to at least 161 degrees F for more than 15 seconds and then rapidly cooled.
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Make Sauerkraut at Home for Healthful Benefits
Commercial sauerkraut has in all probability been chemically fermented and true anaerobic activity never happens.Anaerobic fermentation is a process that takes place without air and the fruit or vegetable is usually submerged in a brine solution that...
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El Segundo
Congressional Bills Aim To Open Raw-Milk Markets
So we're all on the same page: Raw milk is defined as fresh milk that has not been pasteurized and may contain beneficial nutrients that have not been eliminated by the pasteurization process.
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Philadelphia
Garden Myths Busted: Artiifical Light, Milk Spray, The Bottom of the Pot
Adding gravel can create the water-logged state it's intended to prevent.Personally I like to use a coffee filter; this prevents the potting medium from leaking from the drainage hole while still allowing adequate drainage.In closing, I expect some of...
California
El Segundo
5 Ways to Market Your Raw Milk—Quietly
You just need to be creative in marketing it to them. Either way, there is a consumer base looking for raw milk. Join Organizations Becoming a member of farming and consumer organizations on the local and national levels can go a long way in connecting...
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Philadelphia
Illinois, Drink Raw Milk While You Still Can
« More The News Hog » All of this is better than the bill that was introduced earlier this year in Illinois legislature, which would have banned raw-milk sales altogether, yet it's not doing Illinois farmers or consumers any favors.
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Philadelphia
Raw vs. Pasteurized Milk: How Many People Got Sick?
Download this infographic to see the results, as well as the types of bacteria that caused the illnesses. Tags bacteria , how many people got sick? Data shows that, each year, more people get sick from drinking pasteurized milk than from drinking raw...
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Philadelphia
Bran: More Than Just \
Wheat bran has been studied as a treatment for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), constipation, and high blood pressure; oat bran helps burn excess fat and cholesterol, and may be helpful with high blood pressure.Bran is the hard outer layer surrounding...
California
El Segundo
A to Z Gardening for Food and Nutrition: Vitamin A
Vitamin A is often found in orange and red vegetables like carrots, sweet potatoes, pumpkin, peppers, mangos, cantaloupe, peaches, papayas and apricots.d red veggies are not the only plant sources of vitamin A; surprisingly, broccoli leaves, kale, spinach,...
California
El Segundo
The International Year of Quinoa
Colorful Quinoa photo courtesy of Dave's Garden member skis packed with protein and a delicious, modern choice So is quinoa a grain?The Whole Grains Council states on their website that Quinoa, Amaranth and Buckwheat are not really grains, but are "pseudo-grains"...
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El Segundo
Unorthodox Gardening Methods
Each is about 2 by 4 feet. Tip: If you need a wider row for larger vegetables like squash, remove a plank.Use a marker to identify the plants in each row and when you planted.Water.
California
El Segundo
Healthy Hens
Always check with your vet before administering any plants to your chickens, as many varieties can be potentially poisonous. The wattles and comb on a chicken are more than flashy appendages; they regulate temperature by cooling the blood that circulates...
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Philadelphia
Donkey\'s Milk
By the early 1800s, donkey dairies, called asineries, were thriving in French cities. The nurse sets a stool on the right of the animal near its hindquarters. Egyptian Queen Cleopatra is said to have kept her looks by bathing in donkey's milk.
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Milk Desserts
The easiest milk dessert is more about assembling than cooking. Not to mention, the coconut version is spectacular. Flexible Panna Cotta 1 packet gelatin 1 1/4 cups milk (lower fat is fine) 1/2 cup cream (light or heavy) 1/4 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon orange...
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Got (Homegrown) Milk?
Home Dairying Basics No matter what type of milking livestock you choose, certain basic facts apply across the board. Sheep traits are identical to goats', except they're not as likely to attempt to escape their fences.
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About Goat Milk
It's Easier to Digest No one is quite sure why, but people (including babies) who have trouble digesting cow's milk seem to have an easier time digesting goat milk. Goat's milk only contains trace amounts of casein, the protein that causes fat globules...
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Healthy Homemade Dog Treats
She is editor of Catnip and editor-at-large of Fido Friendly magazines. Visit her at www.ardenmoore.com . Pet expert and author Arden Moore offers up some homemade dog treat recipes for your hard-working farm dogs.
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Philadelphia
Keep Show Livestock Healthy
“Make sure there isn't something they shouldn't eat within reach of the pen,” says Dr. Navarre. Be safe on arrival to the show. For flighty, shy animals, such as chickens and rabbits , darkening their cage or crate by covering it with a sheet or towel...
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Milking Devon Cattle
Milking Devons, known as the first British cattle to come to America, are highly adaptable, milk and meat producers. Myles Standish his sixth share in the red cow”, indicating that one cow was often shared by several families.
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Philadelphia
Mm-mmm, Milk!
After that, their descendants who inherited that gene could drink milk. Lactose is milk sugar. When Uzzi and I were little kids, we drank milk from bottles . She can put a tiny bit on her cereal, but that's all because drinking milk makes her sick.
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Philadelphia
Choosing Healthy Plants: How To Tell If A Plant Is Healthy
Don't buy a plant if the leaves are pale. However, keep in mind that if you buy a rootbound plant, you will have to repot it soon. Avoid plants withSigns of a healthy plant include a full, bushy growth habit.
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Willoughby
Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right
Pole beans can be grown on support strings, wires, along trellis or up bamboo poles. Soaked chia adds dietary fiber and protein to foods. Do you feel that this winter has been an especially challenging one?
California
El Segundo
Milk Fertilizer Benefits: Using Milk Fertilizer On Plants
It contains beneficial proteins, vitamin B and sugars that are good for plants, improving their overall health and crop yields. Raw, or unpasteurized, cow's milk has some of the same nourishing properties for plants that it has for animals and people.
Ohio
Willoughby
When Mother\'s Milk Isn\'t Available, Use Milk Replacers
Sheep's milk is higher in protein and lower in lactose than cow's milk, for example, so just because your dairy cow is giving a lot of milk and you could save money feeding that excess to your bottle lambs, resist the temptation.
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Philadelphia
Importance Of Healthy Roots – What Do Healthy Roots Look Like
Tilt the plant on its side, cradle the stem just above the soil between two fingers, and gently slide it out of the pot.What do healthy roots look like? If any root tips are visible, they should be white.If the roots are brown and crumbly, that means...
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Willoughby
Food Fight
Schmidt plans to continue his hunger strike until Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty agrees to meet with him to talk about granting Canadians the right to buy foods directly from farmers.
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Philadelphia