Ginger Beer Bug

Ginger Beer Bug

I love ginger beer. What I don’t love is dishing out $1.55 for something I can make myself for a few pennies and some patience. Some may think that’s being too thrifty or frugal. For me, homemade foods and beverages are simply superior in taste and flavor. The savings, just makes it easier to invest the few minutes it takes to put a recipe together.

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The Food Cooperative

Crescent Route

Often we think of organically-grown goods as more expensive than their conventionally-grown counterparts. As retail buyers, that’s what we have come to expect. But as a cooperative buyer, the pooling of our capital lowers the price of organic goods to well below the price of conventional goods.

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Our First Chickens

First Chickens

Today we received our first chickens. 5 Black Stars, 5 Red Stars, and 5 Cornish Crosses, all hens. The Stars are egg laying birds and the Cornish are meat birds. By raising our own we know exactly how they were fed, raised, and dispatched.

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