Monthly Archives: August 2007

Chelsea Vermont Recreation

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There is an old joke about the Creator having located the recreational facility next to the waste disposal area. In Chelsea, Vermont that is exactly what they did – look past the tree… It is a town I have long … Continue reading

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Hanging Around

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14 Month Old Boar Meat The above is meat from a 14 month old boar. The meat was great and even better after hanging for a week. This winter we slaughtered a four year old sow. She was tender and … Continue reading

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Econoline Mileage

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This morning we fill up our second tank of gas on the 1996 Ford Econoline van. Using the gallons between the two gasoline fills and the mileage I now have an measure of the miles per gallon we’re getting on … Continue reading

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Bone Eaters

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I’ve often been asked if pigs can eat meat. The question comes both from, will they naturally pursue chickens and can one feed them the slaughter remains of chickens – something many people have after putting the poultry in the … Continue reading

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