Archive for Gardening
The 5 Star Garden Bounty
James Walton “I Am Liberty”
We have reached that point in the summer when most of our gardens are pumping out the good stuff. Tomatoes are ripe, cucumbers are crisp and the climbing green beans being plucked.There are great dishes that make me salivate when I think about this garden bounty. Classic dishes. Tonight I want to talk about some other creations. Some recipes of my own for this harvest and the next. I am going to be reading from my coming ebook Seasons in the Valley. The book will be out just before the holidays so you can enjoy these great recipes and writings about the great bounty of all 4 seasons. Read More→
BACK TO EDEN & PAUL GAUTSCHI!
It’s been a week since I posted about tonight’s live show with the return of our host Katzcradul and her guests the producers of Back to Eden and special guest Paul Gautschi. The response across the internet has been overwhelming.
Almost everyone is familiar with Back to Eden the documentary/movie. The ultimate guide to simple, sustainable, solutions. If you’re not here’s your chance.
Read more and listen to this show HERE!
June 24th Katzcradul Returns with: Producers of BACK TO EDEN and PAUL GAUTSCHI!
Katzcradul is back! You’ll remember Katz, formerly of The Homestead Honey Hour. She’s returning for a very special interview. Former guests on The Homestead Honey Hour, Dana Richardson & Sarah Zentz, producers of the award winning documentary Back to Eden (2011), which tells the story of Paul Gautschi’s lifelong pursuit of growing food using simple, productive, and sustainable methods, will be her guests.
Back to Eden Film has sparked a movement. The Back to Eden method is a no-till, 90% no irrigation, no chemical fertilizers, no chemical pesticides, completely organic growing system that is capable Read More→
Know Your Soil!
Host: Karen Lynn “Lil’ Suburban Homestead”
Karen Lynn is so excited to have guest Annie Haven owner of Manure Tea or “Moo Poo Tea” and blogger at Manure Tea.com they have a full line of all natural premium-soil conditioner teas for the home gardener, landscape, and farmer. Karen Lynn actually refers to Annie affectionately as the “Compost Queen” and Annie is an extremely knowledgeable about gardening as well. You can’t know compost without knowing the soil so this will be a great show to call in and ask Annie your compost, gardening, and soil questions. Read More→
Growing Plants indoors!
Host:Mike Podlesny “Mike The Gardener”
Mike chats with Steve Asbell, the author of a wonderful book called Plant by Numbers Growing Plants indoors.
In this episode, Mike and Steve chat about all of the great plants you can grow indoors, how to mix and match plants to add color and creativity, and how growing plants indoors really does add fresh air to any home, office or small living space.
That, and so much more, this week, on Vegetable Gardening! Read More→
Growing Your Own Medicine
Host: Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live”
It’s officially spring, and that means it’s that time of year to get planting your medicinal herb garden. The question is, what herbs are the most important herbs to grow? In this episode of Herbal Prepper Live, we will cover a wide variety of herbs for your home garden to cover a range of needs.
Your medicinal herb garden can provide pain relieving herbs, anti-inflammatory herbs, and antibiotic and antiviral herbs. You can grow your own Read More→
Backyard, Long Term Food Storage!
Host: Karen Lynn “Lil’ Suburban Homestead”
Did You Know You Can Plan For Long Term Food Storage Right In Your Own Backyard?
Make sure to mark your calendars this week Karen Lynn has the good pleasure of interviewing Jared Stanley of J&J Acres and Permasapien….the two go hand in hand. J&J Acres is where Jared makes his residence and has shared with everyone for years about what they are up to on their homestead and Permasapien is his business. Jared is in the business of helping folks learn all about permaculture and it’s a business he is passionate about Read More→
Grow Your Own Food Summit
Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours”
Imagine being able to put a fresh strawberry in your morning smoothie without worrying about all the chemicals it’s been soaked in before you even touched it. Can you already taste the sweet and tangy homegrown tomato that you just added to your salad or made into dinner’s pasta sauce? Or maybe you’re simply looking forward to spending more time outside, teaching the kids about nature and nutritious vegetables, and watching them become Read More→
Missouri Addresses the Dangers of GMO Foods and the Benefits of Organic Farming!
By: John Wesley Smith “Destiny Survival”
Many preppers are already keenly aware of the dangers of GMO foods. We’ve heard about the benefits of organic farming and gardening. And we see the need to support those who produce locally grown food. These issues come together at the annual conference held by the Missouri Organic Association, February 5-7, 2015, in Springfield, MO.
My guest on DestinySurvival Radio this week is Sue Baird, Executive Director of the Missouri Organic Association. We talk about that conference and other topics. It promises to be of special interest to those who want to grow, and perhaps sell, organic produce and livestock. We also talk about the dangers of GMO foods and the use of glyphosates Read More→
Perennials and Preparation!
Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty”
Its not quite garden time but there are some preparation happening this time of year. I built a great new raised bed this year courtesy of my father in law Conrad. I will certainly plant some of my favorite annuals. There are things like green beans, turnips and radishes that I have to grow each year. My father in law is the king of tomatoes so I don’t even bother growing any of the nightshades. Unless I am having a hankering for some home grown eggplant. Read More→