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A sustainable life

Today while working the routine chores of the farm, I was able to see the effects of the basics of a sustainable lifestyle. This past weekend Matt and I picked some apples from our trees. Today I peeled, cored and separated the apples to make spiced apple rings for canning, the peelings and some extra good fruit went into a bucket to make vinegar. The cores and not so good fruit was destined for the compost pile. I also had some extra apples and decided to feed the rabbits an extra treat today. Every part of the apple was utilized. I delivered the apple compost to our compost pile and within seconds the chickens were enjoying the meal. Upon entering the rabbit barn they became excite

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