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Turkey Meatballs Recipe

Photo by Getty Images/elena_hramowa For more supper idea recipes, see Simple Ideas for Supper.Traci Smith is a Capper's Farmer editor. With access to thousands of archived recipes from the magazine, she's always trying something new.

Trip to the Fair

Every year, I can't resist going to the local county fair. I didn't participate in 4H or FFA as a kid. At that time, people had a tendency to look down their noses at a "town kid" being in something that was supposed to be for the "country kids." I guess it was just as well. I was way too shy ...

Help, My Birds are Naked

MoltingMolting is the process of shedding and re-growing feathers. Both female and male birds molt. During the molt, egg production and male fertility decrease or cease. The first molt doesn't occur until the birds are going through their second autumn as adolescence is the start of adult ...

Building a Smokehouse

When my husband, Kevin, told me he wanted to build a smokehouse, I was a bit apprehensive because I wasn’t sure I liked smoked meat enough to do large quantities for our family of two. Being a homesteader and a Googler, I looked up other things besides meat that we could smoke and found that ...

Thanksgiving Leftovers

The American Thanksgiving celebration is around the corner and everyone is looking forward to this special meal. Thanksgiving is a very meaningful holiday for me as I give thanks for my harvest, my friends and my family. Being able to celebrate on the farm with a full table and a full heart is ...

A Wild Turkey Thanksgiving

The turkey is well-known for being wily and smart. Ben Franklin wanted to use it for our national bird but as we all know the bald eagle won out. While it’s not easy to bag a turkey, if you know a few things about them and their habits, you can have an easier go of it and perhaps even get ...

Thanksgiving Week – 2013

My family has a few traditions – I say that tongue in cheek! We have a ton of Thanksgiving traditions. It is the one holiday that we all do our best to gather at the family farm. There are seven of us siblings and now our children and grandchildren. We have a number of great cooks in the ...

The Outhouse Guard

It was about 1936 and times were pretty tough. Mother raised a few turkeys to be dressed and sold to get us a little money for Christmas.Of course we had a large "Prize Turkey Gobbler." He had a wide wingspread and enjoyed chasing me with wings spread as I carried a bucket of eggs.He delighted ...

Cornbread Turkey Pot Pie Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:Show-Stopping Thanksgiving Day MealCornbread Turkey Pot Pie 1 can (10 3/4 ounces) cream of chicken soup, regular or 98-percent fat free)1 can (8 ounces) whole kernel corn, drained2 cups cubed cooked turkey1 package (8 ounces) corn muffin mix3/4 cup milk1 egg1/2 cup shredded cheddar ...

Roast Turkey With Mushroom Stuffing Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE: Show-Stopping Thanksgiving Day Meal Roast Turkey With Mushroom Stuffing 3 1/2 cups chicken stock, regular or unsalted, divided 3 tablespoons lemon juice 1 teaspoon crushed dried basil leaves 1 teaspoon crushed dried thyme leaves 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper, divided 1 stalk ...

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