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Student's invention could save your bacon

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWWL) – University of Iowa student Matthew Rooda has come up with an invention that he helps will save the lives of countless piglets. 109 more words

National / World

Don't Swaddle a Cop

Just so I’m very clear, I’m referring to pork when I say it’s Pigs in a Blanket Day! Traditionally referring to sausages wrapped in pancakes, this culinary delight has evolved to include hot dogs, miniature wieners, and Italian Sausages wrapped in anything from a pancake to a bagel.     121 more words

Holidays

Night Renders

Waking up from a dead sleep, washing my face then throwing myself straight into writing the farm journal has an interesting challenge. When I awake I am full of the plans of the day to come. 472 more words

Photography

Three Pigs

Three pigs lay in a blanket, wondering what to do;

The blanket was too tight, and they were heated, through and through.

One pig rose and shook them off, wandering out of doors, 81 more words

Short Story

Shoulder Season Hog Keeping

Back in the day, pigs used to be let loose in the nearby woods to forage and fend for themselves all year, then harvested in the fall/winter. 503 more words

Homesteading

Pigs and Tramps

There are many pigs in the world that walk around in the masks of men, likewise there are plenty of Tramps that walk around in the modest skirts of ladies, nearly making it impossible to see whom they are until it’s too late. 110 more words

The Vet Bet

If I were a betting man, the vet said, putting his head to one side then to the other studying Lady Astors belly and crinkly udder – I would say she was not pregnant.   402 more words

Photography