This is one delicacy Filipinos overseas are always craving for as it is hard to find milk fish outside of South East Asia and if there are it will be seasonal and frozen.Now for those desperate, you can use other types of fish and the best replacement I tried is the mullet, it nearly looks the same, it tastes the same, including the belly but less bones.“Reduced tillage and cover crops are two options farmers can take to help increase production and protect the environment, and the growing use of these practices shows that farmers are making changes that can have big impacts both on and off the farm.” ISDA maintains tillage transect reports dating back to 1990 on their website at includes the most recent transect results.To learn more about the transect data for your county, visit your local Soil and Water Conservation District office found here: A systems approach means using practices like adaptive nutrient management, integrated weed and pest management, crop rotations, precision technology and prescriptive buffers that work together with cover crops and no-till to improve soil function.“Indiana Soybean Alliance and Indiana Corn Marketing Council are proud of Indiana farmers for taking proactive steps to improve soil health and water quality,” said Alyson Wells, Director of Production and Environment for the Indiana Soybean Alliance and Indiana Corn Marketing Council.“To me it’s significant because it means farmers are realizing the financial benefits of investing in the health of their soil as a farm-business decision.” The transect is a collaborative effort between NRCS, the Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA), Indiana’s 92 Soil and Water Conservation Districts, Earth Team Volunteers and other members of the Indiana Conservation Partnership who team up to conduct a visual assessment of cropland county by county using a predetermined route.They collect data on tillage methods, plant cover, residue, etc.
“I’m really excited about these numbers because we also have data to show that for each acre USDA pays a farmer to plant cover crops through a Farm Bill program, another four to five acres are being planted without our cost share,” Hardisty said.
You can choose the fish you want to use in making your daing. However other fishes like galungong or bisugo can be made into daing that you can keep for months. Salt is necessary in keeping it clean and free from bacteria.
Ingredients: about a kilo of your chosen fish (galunggong or bisugo) about half a kilo of salt Procedure: Clean properly your fishes.
“Conservation continues to be a priority for Hoosier farmers, and this report proves that,” said Ted Mc Kinney, ISDA Director.
“By observing land use conditions and tracking these trends, we’re able to focus our attention strategically and utilize our combined resources more effectively around the state." This year’s data may be surprising considering the tough farm economy, but not to Rodney Rulon who farms with his family near Arcadia, Indiana.