Tag: pumpkins

Raw Pumpkin Seeds As A Dewormer For Livestock

Connecticut Field Pumpkins

This year sure has been a good year for pumpkins! We’ve harvested all the pumpkins from the garden and have set them on the front porch to cure. Last week I made a fresh pumpkin pie, and sometime this week, I plan to either freeze or can some of the extra pumpkins that I don’t…

Pumpkin Butter

Pumpkin Butter and Apple Butter Cool After Canning

Pumpkin butter made from fresh pumpkins is delicious. It doesn’t taste the same nor does it have the bland texture that pumpkin butter made from commercial packed  pumpkin has. It’s extra effort to cook and prepare the fresh pumpkin instead of just opening a can, but I think that the finished product is more than…