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The Mossycup is a type of oak tree which is also known as a Bur Oak. Our little farm is covered with huge, old Mossycup Oaks. Being connected to the food we eat is important to us.

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How to: Render Lard

Rendering lard at home is easier than most people realize. When properly rendered, at a low temperature, your lard should be snowy white and nearly odorless making it ideal for all types of cooking. Get out your fat!  I prefer to have the butcher grind the fat for me so that its ready to go … Continue reading “How to: Render Lard”

Pork & Potato Stew

This is one of my favorite stew recipes. I made this recipe yesterday and the house smelled great all day while the broth was simmering. A fresh pork hock (also known as a ham hock) is perfect for soups and stews and deserves more credit than its given. This cut is from the leg area … Continue reading "Pork & Potato Stew"

Baking Old Cookie Recipe With Lard

The following  was sent to me by my friend, Elda Stone.  She is new to lard and I was happy to share a jar of leaf lard with her so she could experiment with an old family recipe.  I don’t pretend to be a writer but she is a great one and I’m thrilled that … Continue reading “Baking Old Cookie Recipe With Lard”

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Clear Lake, IA 50428
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5 days ago

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Our 9 year old asked to use my phone and came back 15 minutes later to show me this cute little video she had made. I’m sure I could figure out how to do this but she’s definitely got some skills I don’t 😜 “How to live on a farm” by Avery. Enjoy. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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This is adorable! Awesome job, Avery!

This is so cute! I love her voice!!

What a fabulous video. You should be so proud of her love of the farm.

Omygosh Avery that was so great!

Love her videos! Such a smart talented girl 🥰

Wow Avery that was great....and very informative!!

She’s quite the photographer! Congratulations on the babies 🐷

This is great!

Great job! It kept my interest the entire time. The photography was beautiful and the narrator superb. I give it ten stars out of ten. Looking forward to the sequel.

So cute! I’d hire her!

Just wonderful. She sounds so grown up. 9 you say?

Wow that was great! Good job! 👏

Oh I miss her! So sweet!

That is excellent!! A future female Ken Burns!

Adorable

Adorable!

I’m very impressed! I’d be hiring her as farm marketer! $20/hour starting wage. 😁

Sweet!

Love it!

Awesome!!

Nice job!!

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6 days ago

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The broilers are excited for a warm day so they can get out and enjoy the sun! They’ll be #freeranging the entire farm in another week #somanychickens #organicfed #freerange ... See MoreSee Less

The broilers are excited for a warm day so they can get out and enjoy the sun!  They’ll be #freeranging the entire farm in another week #somanychickens #organicfed #freerange
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