Do-it-yourself Mushroom Man

Mushrooms are probably the furthest thing from your mind right now, but that would not include all of us. One man raises them in...

The Pawpaw: It’s Indiana Banana Time:

I didn’t know I was a gourmet. That startling realization came after a few minutes of internet research when I discovered that my favorite native...

Freshwater Shashimi: is it Safe?

Other than slick-talking car salesmen and pretty girls selling raffle tickets, people don’t often “put one over on me” - especially, youngsters. I have...
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Tupelo Honey: Sweets from the Swamp

According to singer Van Morrison, there is nothing sweeter than tupelo honey. His song, “Tupelo Honey,” reached #27 on the U.S. Pop Chart in...

Shore Lunches

The term “shore lunch” congers up visions of walleye fillets bubbling in a hot cast iron skillet, loons calling across the waters and a...
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It’s Maple Syrup Time in Indiana!

Yesterday, February 11, 2017, we took a trip to visit Maple Creations, a sugar camp in Hendricks County.  There we found our friends Doug...
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Maple Syrup Making A Great Winter Activity

Maple syrup for most is an artificially engineered thick, brown liquid with a corn syrup base bought in a plastic bottle. But it doesn’t...
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Vacuum Sealer 101 – Preventing Freezer Burn

We hear much about freezer burn but many don’t know what the term means or how to stop it.  While freezer burned food is...
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Sausage Making 101 – Venison Snack Sticks

A journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step, and that’s what WildIndiana is doing in Sausage Making 101.  We want to...
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November is Time For Persimmons

Persimmons are known by many names: sugar plums, 'simmons, opossum apple or The Gloppy Stuff Stuck to the Bottom of My Shoe. Whichever moniker...

Podcast Episode #6- New ATV Helmet Law (and a shark in...

Capt. Bill Browne of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources discusses the new ATV helmet law that takes effective July 1, 2017.  The purpose...

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