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Preparing Turkey for Dinner

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If you want to know how to prepare the perfect Turkey for dinner, then you must get that information from Harris Turkey Farm!  After all they know everything there is about turkeys!  I got to sit with Chase and Jason and they explained to me all the important things there is to know about preparing turkey for dinner.  If you buy a commercially raised turkey at the supermarket, there is little you need to do for preparation besides thawing and removal of the giblets. Even though the store bought turkey has been injected with a salt solution and needs very little to no prep, a...

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Fall in Autumn

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Fall into Autumn  Vickie Carrol from Vickie's Olde School Gift Shoppe wrote into our blog to tell us how she falls into Autumn.     I had to spend some time thinking what this phrase Fall into Autumn means to me. I’ve seen it in the candy isle at the grocery store in preparation for trick or treating, and the many varieties of pumpkins in the vegetable bins. To me it is symbolic of the preparations we begin making for the winter season. At my gift shoppe, I bring out bring out the decorations for fall, harvest pumpkins from our farm pumpkin patch,...

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The Maine Sunflower Festival

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A fun local event:  The Maine Sunflower Festival

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Fall Issue of "Trail News"

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Can you smell that?  It's the cool crisp air with the slight hint of apples and pumpkins!  That can only mean one thing!  Fall is near! 

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Fresh Summer Confetti Corn and Rice Salad

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  I know, I know. It’s too hot to cook today, however I found a a great recipe by Lois Carswell in this instant pot cookbook that I found at Vickie's Olde School Gift Shoppe.  These summer fresh veggies can be found at any farmers market or farm stand and provide a rich vibrant flavor.   Serve this dish with a steak or burgers on the grill. Choose from a selection of steaks and ground beef that you can find in Vickie's recently stocked freezers. Their beef is raised right at their farm.  Confetti Corn & Rice Salad Serves 8 4 ears corn, husked...

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