Have you ever read an ingredient list on a packaged food item and come away feeling less informed than you started out? It’s little wonder. The labels on processed foods can be lengthy and highly cryptic! Many of those unrecognizable ingredients (especially those with acronyms for names) are best avoided if you are seeking toContinue reading “Food Ingredient Labels: A Glossary”
Those who pursue a different path often meet with skepticism in our society. This is perhaps nowhere quite as true as in the area of agriculture.
How to decipher what your body is trying to tell you.
Is drinking coffee good for your health? Or is it bad for you? Often, we seem to receive conflicting information on this subject from the media. And while there are good reasons we probably really don’t want a straight answer to the question…some of us are just too curious to resist the urge to digContinue reading “Pros and Cons of Drinking Coffee”
The crucial heath roles of a much-maligned nutrient.
This invasive weed is a nuisance in the field and garden and a serious hazard in the pasture.
An overview of the advantages of sheep milk, the best breeds for dairying, and a few special care considerations.
Playing the guitar requires flexible fingers. Fortunately, left-hand agility is a skill that can be acquired and improved with practice. These tried-and-true exercises will help you sharpen that skill. Note that you may not be as proficient in these exercises as you might like the first few times out. Always challenge yourself, but respect yourContinue reading “3 Guitar Exercises for Finger Independence”
How to know if you truly have a wool allergy, and what to do about it.
The second of a two-part series on the benefits of eating the rainbow.