Monthly Archives: March 2012

Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs

Easter egg season is approaching so it may be a good time to talk about hard boiled eggs. A quick internet search on the subject brings up over 3 million hits with many suggestions (complaints?) that there is something about … Continue reading

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Farm Fresh Atlas of Southeastern Wisconsin

The 2012 edition of the Farm Fresh Atlas is now out.  This is great guide to local farms and businesses that Are family or cooperatively owned Operate in a way that protects and sustains the region’s land and water resources … Continue reading

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Nesting Goose

The very fine spring weather has gotten the geese interested in increasing their numbers.  Our geese don’t usually start laying until later in the year, but not this year.  They started dropping eggs at the end of February.  When the … Continue reading

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Local Farmer Open House

This last weekend we were at the Local Farmer Open House hosted by the Urban Ecology Center in Milwaukee.  This was a big event with many local farmers displaying their wares. Over a 1000 visitors came  to the event on … Continue reading

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Summer is Here – Sort Of

Well, it’s mid-March and the temperature is 82 degrees today.  This unusually nice weather started at the end of February and doesn’t show any signs of stopping.  If you remember last year at this time we still had snow and … Continue reading

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