Search:

Type: Posts; User: hobbyfarm

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    44
    Views
    2,837

    On food labeling -- On May 13, 2002, President...

    On food labeling --

    On May 13, 2002, President Bush signed into law the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002, more commonly known as the 2002 Farm Bill. One of its many initiatives...
  2. Thread: lawn care

    by hobbyfarm
    Replies
    3
    Views
    782

    Using Bt or Milky Spore for the grubs will cure...

    Using Bt or Milky Spore for the grubs will cure the problem and be no threat to your bees. Regular lawn can with a weed and feed shouldn't be a problem if you follow standard application rates. The...
  3. Replies
    17
    Views
    1,392

    FYI - "Old" (pre-January 1, 2004) green lumber...

    FYI -

    "Old" (pre-January 1, 2004) green lumber was treated with chromated copper arsenate (CCA). "New" (post-January 1, 2004) green lumber is treated with alkaline copper quat (ACQ). Neither...
  4. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,365

    As many of you know, my wife is an ER - RN. She...

    As many of you know, my wife is an ER - RN. She confirms what Jim says. Once had a hysterical mom bring in her 7 year old daughter with a bee sting on the arm (and yes, it actually was a bee...
  5. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,224

    To further the discussion, here are the...

    To further the discussion, here are the applicable parts of New Hampshire's beekeeping law (RSA 429) --

    429:1 Inspector.
    The commissioner of agriculture, markets and food shall appoint some...
  6. Replies
    3
    Views
    711

    Current medical theory is NOT to use vacuum...

    Current medical theory is NOT to use vacuum extractors for venomous bites. However, wait a couple of months and research will show.......

    Kevin
  7. Replies
    124
    Views
    7,323

    dcross - you must look like a vampire by now. ...

    dcross - you must look like a vampire by now. Sleep depravation is a serious health problem!

    magnet - How do I benefit from a high school graduate who can't even read the "push-me" keys on the...
  8. Replies
    124
    Views
    7,323

    My problem with a national sales tax is: Who...

    My problem with a national sales tax is: Who gets to decide what are "necessary" purchases?

    Are my wife's uniforms necessary? Is a car? Who gets to decide if I need a 2-door Hyundai or a 4-door...
  9. Replies
    124
    Views
    7,323

    Buckbee Amen.

    Buckbee

    Amen.
  10. Replies
    76
    Views
    5,955

    I spent a little time looking at the "Master...

    I spent a little time looking at the "Master Beekeeper" programs, and, it seems to me, that they are trying to follow (not copy) the USDA's "Master Gardener" program (albeit to a higher technical...
  11. Replies
    85
    Views
    5,542

    I know this is not the thread for this BUT: >...

    I know this is not the thread for this BUT:

    > some genetically engineered foods...genetics would change over many years naturally, and usually in a good way. Genetic engineering simply speeds the...
  12. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,913

    Here they are: Honey Mustard Chicken Salad ...

    Here they are:

    Honey Mustard Chicken Salad

    1 lb. Chicken, cooked, 1/2" diced
    1 C. Celery, chopped
    1/2 C. Green pepper, 1" julienne
    1/2 C. Red pepper, 1" julienne
    1/2 C. Pineapple tidbits...
  13. Replies
    28
    Views
    7,655

    On a lighter note, here are two Nursing Calls she...

    On a lighter note, here are two Nursing Calls she received in the ER:

    1) How long do I have to cook the turkey so I won't get sick when we eat it?

    2) I fell on the ice and hurt my back. Who...
  14. Replies
    28
    Views
    7,655

    Re: epi-pens My wife, the ER RN, wants me to...

    Re: epi-pens

    My wife, the ER RN, wants me to let everyone know about epi-pens. They are NOT a treatment in and of themselves. Their SOLE PURPOSE is to keep you alive long enough to reach the...
  15. To all- I've posted the recipe in Products of...

    To all-

    I've posted the recipe in Products of the Hive/Everything Honey/- Recipes: Whipped Honey Butter.

    Hope you enjoy.

    Kevin
  16. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,913

    To all: Whipped Honey Butter 2 lbs. Butter...

    To all:

    Whipped Honey Butter

    2 lbs. Butter
    or
    1 lb. Butter
    1 lb. Margarine

    1 Egg
  17. Thread: moonshine

    by hobbyfarm
    Replies
    10
    Views
    2,653

    In addition to the dissolved lead problem, the...

    In addition to the dissolved lead problem, the more serious issue is the generation of methyl alcohol versus ethyl alcohol. Ethyl alcohol is the intoxicant in beer, wine, mead, and commercially...
  18. Replies
    36
    Views
    3,508

    Last night, I was relating a number of threads...

    Last night, I was relating a number of threads to my wife, an emergency room nurse. She was particularly interested in the "legal" thread: neighbor's child is stung and (theoretically!) dies. She...
  19. Replies
    24
    Views
    3,368

    Normally, I avoid using toxins around the house...

    Normally, I avoid using toxins around the house and garden, be they CCA, ACQ, or CNB, but I did use CCA lumber on the greenhouse foundation.

    Now to paint - IF you really want to use a toxin based...
  20. Replies
    35
    Views
    7,832

    To all - Jack's name is spelled "Simplot". I...

    To all -

    Jack's name is spelled "Simplot". I should have know better :( , but "Symplot" is an inside joke with the person who pointed me to this website. We both worked at Simplot years ago.
    ...
  21. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,081

    David - I would suggest you start with mead. ...

    David -

    I would suggest you start with mead. The equipment requirements are about the same as for home brewing, which can all be found at your local home brew shop or over the internet. If you...
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,009

    Jim - I so enjoy reading your posts. Got lots...

    Jim -

    I so enjoy reading your posts. Got lots of laughs from this one.

    I also must agree with NHBees. You wouldn't recognize southern NH. My wife and I are originally from Iowa (I'll bet you...
  23. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,009

    In doing some research on creamed honey, I found...

    In doing some research on creamed honey, I found some interesting facts.

    In the majority of Canada, 10% of consumer honey is sold as creamed; in Quebec, it is 20%.

    In New Zealand, 80% of...
  24. Replies
    35
    Views
    7,832

    First, let me say I love smile.gif the way...

    First, let me say I love smile.gif the way these threads drift off the original topic. It shows the free exchange of ideas is actually alive and well.

    Now - back to KFC's "Honey Sauce". Once...
  25. First, I'm going to assume you mean the...

    First, I'm going to assume you mean the combination of butter and honey, and not creamed or whipped honey (for a looooooong discussion of that topic, see the Spun Honey thread in the For Sale...
Results 1 to 25 of 27
Page 1 of 2 1 2