Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Drip system
by Al Gladding Yesterday at 11:38 pm

» Tomato Tuesday 2018
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:47 pm

» N&C Midwest - April 2018–Snuck up on me!
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:42 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 8:04 pm

» Fourth Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 8:01 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by Turan Yesterday at 7:48 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Turan Yesterday at 7:42 pm

» New England April 2018
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 6:42 pm

» who has chickens
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 1:54 pm

» Chickens and Composting
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 1:44 pm

» Salvia
by Judy McConnell Yesterday at 8:55 am

» CANADIAN REGION:what are you doing in April 2018?
by Kelejan 4/22/2018, 10:50 pm

» Hi from Buffalo
by Nikko 4/22/2018, 4:24 pm

» Bird baths with solar powered pump
by sanderson 4/22/2018, 2:30 pm

» Garlic Growing Lovers
by CapeCoddess 4/22/2018, 1:40 pm

» Turan in the Western Mountains
by sanderson 4/22/2018, 2:27 am

» Jimmys new SFG beds in development.
by jimmy cee 4/21/2018, 11:32 pm

» Adding Soil to Mel's Mix
by jimmy cee 4/21/2018, 11:24 pm

» Vermiculite on the out in Ontario?
by jimmy cee 4/21/2018, 11:12 pm

» I am still in Zone 5a
by RJARPCGP 4/21/2018, 7:30 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals 4/21/2018, 3:35 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by sanderson 4/21/2018, 1:29 pm

» 2018 SFG in Brooks, GA
by sanderson 4/21/2018, 1:25 pm

» 6 or 12 inch box for growing cherry tomatoes?
by AtlantaMarie 4/21/2018, 11:39 am

» April Avatar: Spring is HERE!
by sanderson 4/20/2018, 4:18 pm

» Best drip system and timer?
by No_Such_Reality 4/20/2018, 12:59 pm

» Recommended store bought compost - Photos of composts
by jimmy cee 4/20/2018, 12:05 am

» Our Raised Garden Beds
by jimmy cee 4/19/2018, 11:53 pm

» anyone use fulvic acid before?
by sanderson 4/19/2018, 10:51 pm

» hantavirus
by RJARPCGP 4/19/2018, 7:42 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

Peanut problems

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

Go down

Re: Peanut problems

Post  Goosegirl on 6/11/2012, 1:40 pm

We are a diabetic household as well, along with fighting high cholesterol. I tend to be an obsessive label reader these days! I can't remember which 'natural' peanut butter it was, but one of them actually does add a hydrogenated oil to make it a 'no stir natural' peanut butter. By law for labeling, if the trans-fat is below a certain percentage per serving it can be rounded down to 0. Margerines and all kinds of other foods use that legal labeling trick as well and tout their products as '0 Trans-Fat per Serving'. GRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR!!!! Means I always have to take my reading glasses with me to read labels if I am getting anything other than produce. Thankfully Hubby is on board with my diet and we have greatly reduced the amount of commercially canned goods and/or processed products.

GG
avatar
Goosegirl

Female Posts : 3416
Join date : 2011-02-16
Age : 53
Location : Zone 4A - NE SD

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Peanut problems

Post  wilson on 6/16/2012, 6:21 am

Hi Ericam,

I grew some peanuts this year for the first time as well. and had exactly the same questions, Very Happy
Eventually i had a dig around the base and felt about. After the plants started to yellow off i pulled them up and low and behold, peanuts!!! I just roasted them on an oven tray in the oven and we enjoyed eating them. Not a huge amount, as i only had four plants, but next year i plan to grow them again. I found them an interesting, and fun.
avatar
wilson

Female Posts : 7
Join date : 2012-06-16
Location : Victoria, Australia

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Peanut problems

Post  ericam on 8/26/2012, 5:44 am

Well it took me a while but I finally roasted the peanuts tonight and we had them for supper.

We had a few empty shells and some with peanuts so tiny they weren't edible. I ate at least half my share before I thought to take a pic.



Alex having fun cracking peanuts



A couple of handfuls of peanuts make a lot of mess!


avatar
ericam

Female Posts : 283
Join date : 2012-01-27
Age : 41
Location : Grenfell, NSW, Australia

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: Peanut problems

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Page 2 of 2 Previous  1, 2

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum