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by Durgan
Tue Sep 18, 2012 2:06 am
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Tomato Juice.Sixty pounds processed
Replies: 0
Views: 1442

Tomato Juice.Sixty pounds processed

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?RJSIZ 17 September 2012 . Tomato Juice.Sixty pounds processed Sixty pound of tomatoes was processed into 22 litre jars of pure tomato juice in two batches.Each litre of juice contains about three pound of tomatoes. The jars were pressure canned at 15 PSI for 15 minutes for...
by Durgan
Mon Sep 17, 2012 1:28 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Yard Clean-up. Beginning
Replies: 2
Views: 1008

Re: Yard Clean-up. Beginning

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?TKJQR 17 September 2012 . Garden Clean-up. Potato area rototilled to disturb soil bugs and all weeds were removed. the small amount of wood chip mulch was rototilled into the underlying soil.
by Durgan
Mon Sep 17, 2012 11:49 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Storing Seed Potatoes.
Replies: 0
Views: 1486

Storing Seed Potatoes.

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?GXKUR 17 September 2012 . Storing seed potatoes. The potatoes are of superior quality this year, so some will be stored for the 2013 seeding. Reasonable size are selected and stored in individual paper bags and stored in as cool place in the dark at the back of my root cel...
by Durgan
Mon Sep 17, 2012 8:14 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Tomatoes. 513 pounds from 32 plants over the season
Replies: 4
Views: 1124

Tomatoes. 513 pounds from 32 plants over the season

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?XZHCV 16 September 2012 . 214 pounds of tomatoes picked 2,5,9,16 September A total of 513 pounds of tomatoes was picked from about 32 plants over the season.Average 16 pounds per plant. There are probably another 100 or so pounds remaining if the weather holds with no fros...
by Durgan
Sun Sep 16, 2012 8:30 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Raspberry Dessert
Replies: 3
Views: 1091

Re: Raspberry Dessert

GeorgeSalt wrote:Stick the residue into your next batch of soft-fruit wine. A bit of extra body from the pulp sticking to the seeds.

Couldn't have raspberry jam without the seeds, wouldn't be the same.
Try eating a fine spoonful of sand. It is almost identical to raspberry seeds, but probably not as sharp edged.
by Durgan
Sun Sep 16, 2012 1:52 am
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Raspberry Dessert
Replies: 3
Views: 1091

Raspberry Dessert

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?TQYWH 15 September 2012 Raspberry Dessert Fresh picked raspberries were made into a delicious dessert. Weight was 30 ounces.The berries were put through the Champion Juice to remove the seeds.The output is a fine dessert, but may be North Americanized by putting a gob of c...
by Durgan
Sun Sep 16, 2012 1:21 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Russian Blue Potatoes
Replies: 1
Views: 688

Re: Russian Blue Potatoes

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?OORHC 15 September 2012 Russian Blue Potatoes. Four plants added Four plants were inadvertently missed and are added here. The total harvest from 15 plants was 34 pounds or 2.13 pounds per plant average. Weight of the four plants was 1.10, 1.14, 2.8, 3.8.The number after t...
by Durgan
Sun Sep 16, 2012 1:14 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: All potatoes are now harvested.
Replies: 0
Views: 1570

All potatoes are now harvested.

All potatoes are now harvested. http://www.durgan.org/URL/?RXHHH 15 September 2012 Russet Burbank Potatoes. Harvest of four Russet Burbank potatoes produced 9.5 pounds total, averaging 2.4 pounds per plant. Weight of the four plants was 1.10,1.14, 2.8, 3.8. The number after the decimal is ounces. Th...
by Durgan
Sat Sep 15, 2012 2:57 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Russian Blue Potatoes
Replies: 1
Views: 688

Russian Blue Potatoes

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?XCXOA 14 September 2012 Russian Blue Potatoes The remaining eleven Russian Blue potatoes were harvested. Twenty five pounds were obtained from 11 plants with an average weight of 2.3 pounds per plant. This is about average for this cultivar. The tuber is sort of brittle an...
by Durgan
Fri Sep 14, 2012 1:34 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Yard Clean-up. Beginning
Replies: 2
Views: 1008

Yard Clean-up. Beginning

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?DXTRO 13 September 2012. Yard cleanup Yard clean-up for Winter begins in early September. Starting about three weeks early insures the clean-up is not undertaken during wet and cool conditions. The half dead shrubs are cut down and placed through the chipper/shredder.The s...
by Durgan
Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:20 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Cranberry Juice
Replies: 0
Views: 1441

Cranberry Juice

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?RLTDZ 5 September 2012 Cranberry Juice Eight litres of Cranberry juice was made from frozen 4800 grams of frozen berries. There is little juice in the cranberries, therefore they must be processed with about one litre of water per 454 grams of berries.Cranberries are sales...
by Durgan
Wed Sep 05, 2012 1:19 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Real Orange Juice
Replies: 0
Views: 1342

Real Orange Juice

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?VSUBQ 5 September 2012 Orange Juice
About 18 pounds of navel oranges from Chile was processed into five litres of orange juice, which was pressure canned at 15 PSI for 15 minutes. Annotated pictures depict the process.
by Durgan
Sun Sep 02, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Pilot Bread. Five whole grain.
Replies: 0
Views: 1186

Pilot Bread. Five whole grain.

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?WWCQU 2 September 2012 Pilot Bread. Five whole grain. Pilot bread was made from whole grain wheat flour, flax, qunioa, sunflower, and poppy seeds.Pictures depict the process. To soften steam or place in the microwave for about one minute or both procedures. With moisture t...
by Durgan
Tue Aug 28, 2012 12:13 am
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Mugicha
Replies: 0
Views: 1387

Mugicha

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?SIVMS 27 August 2012 Mugicha Recently introduced to Mugicha,(Japanese) a tisane (beverage) made from roasted barley, it was decided to make my own.Pot barley was available, but I would prefer barley with the hull still on. The barley was washed, placed on a cookie sheet an...
by Durgan
Sun Aug 26, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Elderberry Juice
Replies: 3
Views: 929

Re: Elderberry Juice

That'll pucker your cheeks.. .. \ Not really. These berries are very ripe.Elderberries are sour if not thoroughly ripe. The berries have to be almost falling off the substrate and very dark in colour, evidenced by some off the berries having fallen off the cluster. Picking when unripe the juice has...