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  • Wild Dairy Fermentation
    January 20th 2021, 19:40
    Excerpt from my article for Fermentation Magazine, access the full article here. Long before packets of freeze-dried cultures for milk existed, there were dairy ferments. Cheese, yogurt, and kefir are probably second only to beer in the pantheon of fermented foods. However, in the modern world, 100 percent wild fermentation in dairy products is rare.
  • Training a Rat Terrier to Hunt: A novice's approach that worked
    July 13th 2020, 19:48
    If you have a rodent problem you've probably tried every trap made - and then some (Google it, and you'll find some interesting homemade contraptions) and then watched as after a few mortalities, the rats quickly learned to avoid or even disable the traps. (After finding one trap we had set literally covered up by
  • DIY - Goat Decks
    March 28th 2019, 23:22
    How to Build Sectional Raised, Slatted Flooring for Goats  Hands down, raised, slatted flooring for goat housing wins the prize for ease of maintenance, cost over time, and, best of all, goats love it! I call this type of flooring "goat decks". Goat decks allow the manure to fall through the slats (mostly) and urine

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