Preparations & Procedures

Preservation of Game Meats and Fish

Food Safety Guidelines
Freezing Game Meats
Curing and Smoking Game
Drying or "Jerkying"
Corning Game
Canning Game
Making Sausage
Freezing, Pickling and Canning Fish
The Care of Game and Fish

"How To" Illustrated Procedures

Carving the Roast Goose or Duck
Breasting the Bird and Bringing the Bone
Boning the Duck for a Ballotine
Building the Terrine Maison
Forming the Noisettes of Salmon

Cooking with Planks

Julie Packard

The Case for Sustainable Seafood
by Julie Packard, Executive Director, The Monterey Bay Aquarium

Fish from the oceans were once viewed as an inexhaustible resource, able to fill nets and put food on our plates without limit for generations to come. But we’re rapidly proving the old adage wrong: In the face of human demands, there just aren’t enough fish in the sea. [more]

Venison Recipes Salmon Recipes Wild Fruit Recipes

HealthTalk: Will Smoothies Help with Weight Loss?

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:48:32 -0500
By Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND - Q: Are smoothies a good choice to help me lose weight?

Discovering the Tender Grain, Millet
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:48:27 -0500
By Dana Jacobi - Cooked, it is a remarkably versatile whole grain.

EarthTalk: Palm Oil Production and Rainforest Destruction
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:02:21 -0500
Dear EarthTalk: How is it that some food purveyors are contributing to the destruction of tropical rainforests by ditching unhealthy “trans fats?” - Billy S., Salem, OR

Stuffing the Avocado
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 08:05:23 -0500
Mashed avocado makes a dreamy, creamy, delicious dressing for this vegetable-studded chicken salad that you can stuff back into avocado shells or use to make hearty sandwiches and convenient wraps.

HealthTalk: A Balanced Approach to Losing Weight
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 08:01:52 -0500
By Karen Collins, MS, RDN, CDN, FAND - Q: I've done a lot of diets with strict rules but usually end up gaining the weight back. I don’t know how else to keep eating under control to get back to a healthier weight. What do you suggest?


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