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Don’t Waste Your Food

Yesterday, my son, grandson and a friend went duck hunting.  Over the course of the day, they shot 18 ducks.  Being not quite as conservative minded as myself, they merely removed the breasts and got rid of the rest.  Now in good times this is acceptable, but what about in hard times.  Now I know there is not a lot of meat on the remainder of the duck, but it would be well worth saving.

The body of the duck minus the breasts can be used to make good soup and stews.  Every time we have duck, my wife ends up making soup from the remains. …

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