Turkish Heirloom Seeds
He couldn't get his traditional veggies here, & his country was regulating them out of existence. So, he searched for heirloom Turkish seeds & grew them himself. It sounds like he will sell seeds to whomever wants some.
Time to share those leftover turkey recipes!
After picking the carcass clean, I broke it in half at the back and put it int he stock pot with the neck and gizzards. The boiled down into 3 gallons of good stock. For a small pot of soup, I used a half gallon turkey stock and boiled scraps of meat with drippings from roasting pan that were to plentiful to use all in…
Tell me about turkeys
I think turkeys may be the one common type of barnyard fowl we never raised on the farm. How do they compare to chickens or guineas? Will they devour your garden, or can they free range and eat pests? I know they need protection from hawks. If they are as self sufficient as guineas, I'll plan to get some in the spring. If…
Want ot branch out to bigger birds? This has a good listing of various turkey breeds.
This is a recipe from a small poultry farmer. It resulted in the best turkey we've ever tasted. Some tips that I have heard are slipping bacon under the skin over the breast, and give it a shot of heat to shrink the skin & seal in the juices before cooking low & slow. This is especially important with heritage breeds of…