We've looked at the life of barrels before on FDL. After being used for brewing many of them end up going on to a new home for a new use entirely - some re broken down for scrap, the lucky ones become plant pots at Alines and some, like this whiskey barrel, are turned into guitars.
Called 1608, it's a collaboration between the musician Justin Vernon and the guitar builder Gordy Bischoff.
It's a great video, showing how recycling can be harnessed with some spectacular results.
If you've unleashed your inner baker in quarantine and managed to find yeast in these unprecedented times, you'll have discovered they were not all created equal. Here's the lowdown on the three main commercially available yeasts.