Features https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/features/todaysfeatures en Eggs no longer just a breakfast food https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/eggs-no-longer-just-breakfast-food <p> Any meal can be built around eggs. They&rsquo;re not just for breakfast anymore. Eggs are one of the best sources of protein, packed with 6 grams each. They are low in calories and a good source of vitamins and minerals including Vitamin B12, D and choline.<br /> This coffee cup scramble is a favorite for any meal. It works as a fun breakfast activity at slumber parties or a quick breakfast at your desk. It also makes a great snack after school or a light dinner before the kid&rsquo;s game. Add some fruit, low-fat milk and whole grain toast for a balanced meal.<br /> <br /> Planting By the Signs | Number of August fogs could reflect winter snows to come https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/planting-signs-number-august-fogs-could-reflect-winter-snows-come <p> BY PHIL CASE</p> Planting By the Signs | As days begin to shorten, soil temperatures will cool https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/planting-signs-days-begin-shorten-soil-temperatures-will-cool <p> This week and beyond: Light moon for above-ground producers in force until the full (dark) moon returns at 4:20 p.m., Friday. It will remain in force until the new moon at 5:58 a.m., Aug. 11. Check signs before planting.<br /> Signs: Today (Wednesday) through Saturday, so-so; July 29-31, very fertile for below-ground producers; Aug. 1-2, no planting; Aug. 5-7, bean sign but dark moon.<br /> More on fall gardens<br /> Curing onions, garlic and potatoes https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/curing-onions-garlic-and-potatoes <p> <strong>BY JENEEN WICHE<br /> </strong></p> Spring vegetables easiest of the season https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/spring-vegetables-easiest-season <p> <strong>BY JENEEN WICHE | N-H Columnist </strong></p> Late February ideal for pruning https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/late-february-ideal-pruning <p> By Jeneen Wiche</p> Livestock Market Report | February 7, 2018 https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/livestock-market-report-february-7-2018 <p> <strong>Jan. 31, 2018</strong><br /> <br /> <strong>Cattle Receipts:</strong> 507<br /> <strong>Last Week: </strong>466<br /> <strong>Last Year: </strong>803<br /> <br /> <strong>Compared to last week: </strong>Feeder steers and heifers under 700 lbs. $5 to sharply higher, over 700 lbs. steady to firm. Slaughter cows and bulls steady on a very light test.<br /> <br /> <strong>Feeders:</strong> 469<br /> <strong>Slaughter: </strong>34<br /> <strong>Replacements:</strong> 4<br /> <br /> French green bean, gourmet delicacy https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/content/french-green-bean-gourmet-delicacy <img src="https://www.owentonnewsherald.com/sites/www.owentonnewsherald.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/screen_shot_2018-01-30_at_2.11.16_pm.png" alt="Blasted green beans from the kitchen of Jeneen Wiche. " title="Blasted green beans from the kitchen of Jeneen Wiche. " align="left" hspace="6" width="88" height="85" /><p> By Jeneen Wiche<br /> N-H Columnist</p>