As our website name eludes to, we work hard toward putting ourselves in a position where we are completely self sufficient. For regular readers of this site, I know you all have heard me say that a billion times already. I’m sorry about that! 🙂 Anyway, of our self sufficiency efforts, fruit trees are a valuable (and enjoyable) piece because they provide food, medicine (peach tree leaves can be used as mild histamine blocker) and a source for making cider and vinegar that have a whole other separate list of uses.
Making vinegar is not very hard, as a jar of raw apple cider will eventually turn on its own, but it takes considerable time. A “Mother” makes it much more expedient and once you have one in your possession, so to speak, you step into a new level of self sufficiency. Several years ago we made Read More