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Frozen Chicken

We got about a foot of snow yesterday.

It started around 10:00 a.m. and continued well past 10:00 p.m.  By any account, that’s a decent amount of snow in a relatively short period of time. 456 more words

Now, THAT's how you prepare for the Apocalypse

One guy teaches people how to kill their food. The positive implications of this genius undertaking are numerous, just take your pick. Sorry, vegetarians, but if you think about it, it really is good news. 7 more words

Quirky World

Pigs prefer Pilgrims

Revelers, in ancient Greece, sacrificed piglets for to Demeter and Persephone, at harvest festivals. The Pilgrims made the turkey – the turkey. Easy to remember if you cheat a bit, pagans preferred pork, but Pilgrims prefer Tanks-giving turkey.

History

Eat It! Or Don't. Piggy Pie.

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving in the U.S.

This is traditionally a day for stuffing our faces with all sorts of comfort food.  I just read a statistic that says Americans consume over 3000 calories on Thanksgiving.   239 more words

Eat It! Or Don't

Death by dehydration

Whilst browsing through the fascinating ” SELECTED HIGHLIGHTS FROM AHVLA PIG DISEASE SURVEILLANCE MONTHLY REPORT SEPTEMBER 2014″, I came across this little gem. (You can read it… 455 more words

Pigs

Farms required to produce an annual figure for antibiotic use.

For the first time British pig farmers, in the Red Tractor Assurance Scheme, are required to keep a record of the total amount of antibiotic used on their farms. 476 more words

Pigs

Cochonaille (The day of the pig!)

Lucky for us, Dan and I were in the right place, at the right time and got to participate in a french family tradition called Cochonaille, the day of the pig. 316 more words

France