Foraging is an ideal way for people to learn about the wild foods around them. Unfortunately, many of us have never been introduced to foraging. Dina Falconi is a foraging expert who offers an enticing and exciting experience in her book, “Foraging & Feasting.” Join us for a sensuous walk where we’ll forage for deliciousContinue reading “Foraging and Feasting With Dina Falconi”
Got a game hunter in the family and not sure how to cook the meat he or she brings home? Leave it to Kate Krukowski Gooding to teach you the many ways of eating beaver. In fact, she authored the book, 50 Ways to Eat a Beaver. In this episode, she’ll teach us how toContinue reading “Eating Beaver? Kate Krukowski Gooding’s 50 Ways to Eat it.”
We’ve enjoyed our time with photographer and author, Tamara Staples. In the second half of our interview, she answers some questions about photography and her future projects. We’ve talked about her book, The Magnificent Chicken, as well as how she pays homage to these beautiful birds through her photography. She talks about the process from behindContinue reading “The Magnificent Chicken: An Interview With Tamara Staples”
Tamara Staples is a photographer that combines her love of art and cock into picture books. In this episode, Tamara talks about her love for cocks, and how she got that interest in the first place. The show also helps answer questions like “how do you tame a cock for photography?” and “why did youContinue reading “Cock Photography With Tamara Staples”
Protein ratio? Check! Calcium? Check! Enough light? Check! Time on pasture? Check! Despite doing “all the things”, at one time or another backyard flock owners may notice a precipitous decline in their prime, a suddenly drop in egg production for no particular reason. The eggsperts often like to tell us lay people the most discouragingContinue reading “How to Get Your Hens Laying Eggs Again”
The top item imported during December could be Christmas trees in Hawaii – but no longer! The Hamakua Christmas Tree Forest is the best place to go.
Happy chickens are healthy chickens! If you don’t know what to gift your chicks, here are 20 gifts for chickens that are sure to delight.
Christmas is around the corner! Here are a few of my favorite items that I recommend as gifts for homesteaders, gardeners, and urban farmers
I cook darn near everything from scratch and so people are always asking me where I get my recipes from. Let’s just say that I have a collection of over 400 traditional and antique cookbooks. These contain some of the best recipes. Until the 1900s, when food gradually became slave to food processing, the authorsContinue reading “My Favorite Cookbook”