Does Monsanto own Whole Foods?
What is a chicken gullet?
I remember when I first started butchering, this was a panic item as the books told you to remove it, yet didn't say where or what it was. A chicken gullet is the esophagus, not the craw or bag filled with feed. Just pull it out.
How to bleed a pig.
You open up the major artery in the neck. Usually with a very sharp knife.
What part of a wild hog do I butcher?
All of it.
What is the best why to remove pig hair and the black pigment?
Scald and scrape is the best way to remove hair. The skin pigment will not come off, sorry about that. You will have to remove the skin to be rid of it.
Why slit a goat's throat?
You need to be rid of as much blood as possible from the carcass. Otherwise you will have pooling, discoloration and ruined meat. There are other places to bleed an animal out, but being able to hang it from the hind-legs, makes the neck the easiest and most efficient place to bleed out.
How to create GMO's?
You can't do it without a lab. You need to use gene slicing technologies to create them.
Apparently that would be me as seen on a flickr photo. Not sure why. . .
How to water bath can Green Beans?
I answer that question way back in the beginning of time. You really shouldn't because of potential illness. But if you must, a min of 90 minutes. And 10 minutes of hard boiling before you eat them.
And then we get into how to butcher (insert animal type here)? This time of year I am the butcher queen of the internet.
in order of hits
These post are actually about my first times.