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Sustainable Gardening Systems!

Sustainable Gardening Systems
James Walton “I Am Liberty” Audio in player below!

Sustainable Gardening SystemsIs there anything like eating out of your backyard? I don’t know about you but when I get the change to look out back and see beds of kale, chard, beets and spinach growing tall I am so satisfied. Just having access to your own food is so wonderful. There is the self reliance that goes along with that and of course there are the vast nutritional benefits. I am always preaching about growing your own food and its an incremental process for many. Continue reading Sustainable Gardening Systems!

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Raising Meat Chickens

Raising Meat Chickens
Host: Austin Martin “Homesteady Live“ Audio in player below!

Should you raise meat chickens on your homestead?

Raising Meat ChickensChickens are commonly called the “Gateway Animal”, and so it makes sense that Chickens are a great way to get started with raising your own meat. But raising meat birds is not the same as raising egg laying chickens. When the goal of raising your chickens is to put meat in the freezer, you need to consider the breeds, feed, and equipment that you will need to get your birds from the pasture to the plate. Continue reading Raising Meat Chickens

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PermaCube Revolution

PermaCube Revolution
James Walton “I Am Liberty

PermaCube RevolutionIt takes a very special product to get on the I AM Liberty show. When I started this show I wanted to be sure I wouldnt fall into the trap of becoming an affiliate salesman or a peddler. It’s for this reason   I only introduce the I AM Liberty Faithful to people and inventions that are truly revolutionary. The PermaCube is just that. This is going to change the way the average American Continue reading PermaCube Revolution

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Chicken breeds, which is right?

Chicken breeds, which is right?
Host: Lynna “A Preppers Path

Chicken breedsTo Be or Not to Be-Chickens! Last we talked about whether you really should raise chickens or not, though they are relative easy to keep compared with other types of farm animals raising them isn’t a total walk in the park. Now that we’ve looked not only at the pro’s to the endeavor but also the con’s it’s time to climb another rung on ladder. Next step what sort of chicken do I want to raise, layers or perhaps just meat birds, some actually raise just one or the other and then again others raise both for a fresh supply of eggs and tender, juicy, hormone free delicious home grown chicken meat. Continue reading Chicken breeds, which is right?

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Urban Homesteading!

Urban Homesteading with Connie Meyer
Host: Karen Lynn “Lil’ Suburban Homestead

Urban Homesteading cmeyerThis week Karen Lynn will be interviewing Connie Meyer from Urban Overalls and they will be discussing all things Urban Homesteading!  As far as topics, She loves urban homesteading; her husband affectionately known as “Mr. Overalls” and her raise chickens, and bees in a small space and of course she does so  much more   She was on an urban homestead committee to help create the first ever Northern Colorado Urban Homestead Tour.  Connie grew up on a farm growing up and she brought the very values she grew up on to her urban homestead!  Very exciting! Continue reading Urban Homesteading!

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Should I be raising chickens?

Should I be raising chickens?
Host: Lynna “A Preppers Path”

raising chickensChickens, the egg before the hen or the hen before the egg? An age ole question and at this stage of the game does it matter? Chickens lay eggs and eggs turn into chickens, both are good tasting and nutritious and are the key to the show “Chickens to be or not to be” on the Other Side of a Preppers Path. In a short series of shows we will travel down the path of raising chickens. Our first installment is aptly titled “ To be or not to be, should I be raising chickens?” Continue reading Should I be raising chickens?

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