Show 906 – Large-Animal Vet Shortage

Veterinarians help us keep our pets healthy. Farmers also rely on large-animal vets to keep their livestock healthy, but there seem to be fewer and fewer of those around. Thankfully, farmers in northeast Alabama can rely on Dr. Christi Standridge to take care of their herds.

Do you remember your favorite lunchbox from elementary school days? Kids today may not appreciate the agonizing decision of picking the right design or the trendiest character, but if you do, then there’s a good chance you’ll enjoy finding a piece of personal history and nostalgia at the Lunchbox Museum in Columbus, Georgia.

This time of year, peach trees are still enjoying chill hours, and strawberries aren’t quite ready yet. But there are still plenty of farm fresh products you can enjoy. Sweet Grown Alabama’s Aisling Fields joins us to talk cold season crops as well year-round farm products.

Plus, enjoy a Sweet Grown Alabama feature all about how collard greens are grown!

Crisp, vinegary dill pickles give creamy deviled eggs the acidic kick you never knew they needed. When you try this Southern Bite recipe for Dill Pickle Deviled Eggs, you may never make these appetizers the same way. Thanks to the Alabama Poultry & Egg Association for making this possible!

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