Tag: ferment

How to ferment whole grains for chickens

Like fodder and sprouting, fermenting grain is an excellent way to improve the health of your chickens while saving yourself some money.

KSF… My favourite!

So what’s a KSF? It’s my name for one of my favourite, most economical dishes… ‘Kitchen Scrap Ferment’. It’s just chopped vegetable leftovers after a couple of meals fermented in a salt solution, but ‘KSF’ sounds pretty cool. So… How do I make it?…… Continue Reading “KSF… My favourite!”

My super cheap fermentation indicator

Sometimes, you just don’t have the gear. I lost my airlock the other morning… It’s somewhere around but will probably turn up along with all those misplaced pens… I was making Beet kvass – a delicious, easy to make ferment. So… I got to… Continue Reading “My super cheap fermentation indicator”

Kombucha top up

Today’s the day for feeding the kombucha. For those that don’t know, Kombucha is a living colony of bacteria and yeasts that turns tea and sugar into a healthy, nutritious, tasty drink. We do what is called a ‘continuous ferment’, which is where you… Continue Reading “Kombucha top up”

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