Category: The Farmer’s Wife Journal

Farm Fresh Eggs🥚

Did you Know?🐓 The general rule is… eggs should not be washed immediately after collection. Why? Hens leave protective blooms on the surface of the egg that keep out air and bacteria that helps eggs to stay fresh longer. Unwashed eggs will last at least two weeks unrefrigerated and three or more in the refrigerator.…

Cutting Briers

Richard and I stopped on the way back from Mississippi today to drop off our “new-old” chipper that his parents gave us for the farm. It was 49 degrees and windy and I had an hour to kill so I tackled the briers next to the garage that I had started  this past summer when…