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How To Make Barley Malt Syrup?

Barley malt has been used to make beer and whiskey for many centuries and is also a common ingredient in home-brewed beer. Available in many grocery stores or online, it isn’t hard to get hold of. Still, you might find it enjoyable to try making at home. In this article, we’ll discover how to make … Read more

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How To Make Barley Bread {Recipes Inside}

Eating barley has been shown to have a range of health benefits, including lowering bad cholesterol, regulating blood sugar, and protecting cells in the body from oxidative stress. It has the lowest glycemic index of all grains and is better tolerated by diabetics. In this article, we will be looking at how to make barley … Read more

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How To Make Barley Flour: Step By Step

Barley flour is a tasty alternative to wheat flour and can be either malted or un-malted. Using store-bought barley without a husk allows you to make barley flour very quickly and simply. If you’d rather enjoy the health benefits of sprouted grain, then taking the time to sprout your seed will be well worth the … Read more

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How To Store Barley: A Simple Guide

The best way of storing uncooked barley at home is in airtight containers in a cool, dry place. If you want to use it for animal feed on your homestead, place it into plastic drums with a tightly fitting lid. This will prevent vermin or insects from contaminating the barley. If you continue reading, you’ll … Read more

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How To Make Money On A Small Acreage?

If you’re wondering how to make money on a small acreage, don’t worry – your opportunities are limited only by your own skills and interests. Land doesn’t have to be a limiting factor, especially if you have some expertise in particular areas. Here are some profitable ideas to try if you are looking for inspiration. … Read more

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How To Make Money Farmstead Blogging?

Understanding how to make money farmstead blogging comes down to having knowledge in two areas – Internet marketing and farming. You need to be a subject matter expert in farming in order to write about it, but if you want to make money blogging, you also need to know how to get your content in … Read more

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Can You Eat Honey From A Dead Hive?

If you have a beehive on your property that recently became inactive, you might be wondering, “can you eat honey from a dead hive?” In most cases, yes, you can – but there are some caveats and tips to heed if you decide to do so.  Figuring Out Why Your Hive Died – and What … Read more

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How To Collect Rainwater For Plants?

If you’re wondering how to collect rainwater for plants, you’re in the right place! Rainwater collection is a wonderful way to save money on your water bill while also increasing your conservation efforts. It’s surprisingly easy to do, too – in this article, we’ll walk you through everything you need to know.  Should I Collect … Read more

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Why Do Geese Hiss?

There are various reasons why geese hiss. Primarily it is a defense mechanism to intimidate a perceived threat from coming any closer. Geese do this for several reasons – to protect their young, their partner, or their territory. Other motives may include telling other geese to back off, or because they want you to feed … Read more

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