Intern Life On the Farm

First Month's Progress + Life Update

Catch Up on Life   Hey everyone!  This is the second of my weekly blog posts, so thank you for taking the time to read this.  I hope life has bee...

A Little Bit About Me

I was born and raised in Forney, Texas.  My family has been living in the same house since before I was born.  I am grateful that I was able to cal...

THE USDA AND FOOD INSPECTIONS

How does it effect you, me, the farm, food, and USDA processors? I called and asked. Thank you Dr. Gillespie

Protecting your family

This has been a very busy week for the farm industry due to the recent reports of over 12 million pounds of commercialized beef being recalled. Peo...

Stock vs. broth and recipes

What is the difference between a stock and a broth? Stock tends to be made more from bony parts, whereas broth is made more out of meat. Stock tend...

Why Grass-Fed Beef?

Why Grass-Fed Beef?
Have you ever thought about what the animals you eat today were fed before they became part of your grocery list? I would assume for most people th...

Boosting the immune system

Boosting the immune system
Mother's love when their children share with each other. When they act with love and kindness, actions like these tend to make our hearts warm and ...

The Guide to the Philly Cheese Steak

The Guide to the Philly Cheese Steak
This takes all of about 15 minutes. A good Philly is hard to beat. It should be the best mess to work through eating. I have it, step by step right...

Chuck Roast burnt ends recipe

This is a crowd favorite. I have done this several times over now. Every time we are left with nothing but an empty, sticky plate. So here is the r...

Cooking My First Ribeye

Cooking My First Ribeye
Growing up my mother mostly cooked with chicken, turkey or ground beef. We would have a pot roast on Sundays. On occasion she would fry up some por...

Thinking About Buying Chickens?

Thinking About Buying Chickens?
Thinking about buying chickens? When deciding to make a commitment on these feathered creatures, here’s a couple of tips you should know. If you’r...

Emotional Strength and Your Horse

Emotional Strength and Your Horse
Emotional Strength and Your HorseScience continues to study the emotional connection between humans and animals. For centuries animals have been co...