Fabulous Female Farmers

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Deb Cripps the love of food 5From a farmer to you – a series of real stories about real people. 

  Chef Extraordinaire

In the Edel farmhouse in Morris Manitoba, a comforting aroma of cinnamon, rosemary, and nutmeg wafts through the air of Elaine Edel’s kitchen. Resting on the counter are cooling racks filled with the day’s baking: pies, waffles, muffins, and the most divine-looking breads.

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Her kitchen resembles a lab with its grinders, dehydrators, mixers and other tools of her trade. She grinds flour, rolls oats and barley, she makes soup and salad dressings from scratch, and cans hundreds of jars of food every year. Elaine is not only a farmer and chef extraordinaire; she is a pioneer in food science and author of seven cookbooks [Read more...]