8 tasty recipes to take to the field

  • Old-Time Fried Chicken


    This recipe is for classic skillet-fried chicken. It's delicious teamed with coleslaw and creamed corn, and is perfect for taking to the field.

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  • Creamy Ham and New Potato Soup

    Spend 30 minutes making this creamy, flavorful soup, then pour some in your favorite insulated mug and take it along in the combine.

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  • Caramel-Coated Spiced Snack Mix

    Customize this snack mix with your favorite nuts and dried fruits. Keep serving-size bags of snack mix handy for last-minute school lunches, trips to town, and to munch on in the combine.

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  • Slow-Cooker Beef Stew with Potato Dumplings

    Farmers need meals that stick to their ribs, and this definitely fits the bill! This hearty meal can stay warm in the slow cooker for eating whenever the work is done, or it's easy to transport in an insulated carrier, for meals in the field.

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  • Corned Beef and Cabbage Calzones

    These pocket reubens are perfect for taking to the field and eating in the tractor or combine since they can be eaten with one hand. They're even good cold!

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  • No-Bake Peanut-Apple Balls

    At only 79 calories apiece, and made with ingredients like peanut butter, honey, and dried apples, this is a snack you can feel good about!

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  • Bacon and Egg Muffins

    These savory cornmeal muffins have scrambled eggs, cheddar cheese, and bacon strips baked right in. To ensure tender muffins, learn to love lumps. Stir the batter together until combined but not completely smooth.

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  • Aztec Hot Chocolate

    Pack a thermos of this delicious cocoa to help keep yourself warm on cold harvest days. It will also help keep you awake, thanks to the espresso in the recipe!

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Whether it's a busy day at home, or a meal in the combine cab, these dishes fit the bill!

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