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PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own Food

PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own Food
Bobby Akart “Prepping For Tomorrow” Audio in player below!

PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own FoodThe process of gardening is the result of more than tilling, planting,  weeding and harvesting. It is also the result of preparedness to overcome challenges such as location, pests and other unforeseen complications like unusual weather. Imagine the pressure a prepper will be under to produce a harvest after TEOTWAWKI when their life depends on it. After the SHTF, an ordinary vegetable garden becomes a survival garden Continue reading PREPPER SUPPLIES: Growing Your Own Food

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Growing Fruits All Year Long!

Growing Fruits All Year Long

Fruits All Year LongThere is no denying when it comes to the fact that fruits are good for our body. Some fruits have their health benefit “specialties” but regularly including them in one’s diet will ensure an all around health boost.

But, even better than just consuming fruits would be growing them in one’s garden. Why? Having them in your own backyard gives you more control over the chemicals that should touch the produce. In addition, Continue reading Growing Fruits All Year Long!

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Backyard, Long Term Food Storage!

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?

Backyard Whole FamilyMake 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 Continue reading Backyard, Long Term Food Storage!

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Aquaponics vs Wicking beds

Aquaponics vs Wicking beds
Host: Sam Coffman “The Herbal Medic

Aquaponics 1341613560Join Sam Coffman in this podcast as he talks about the differences between growing your own food (and medicine) using aquaponics systems vs. growing it in the dirt in a wicking bed setup.  Many people have or want to jump on the aquaponics bandwagon.  Aquaponics can be very useful in a number of ways and is a great way to emulate a couple of main components of a full ecosystem garden. Continue reading Aquaponics vs Wicking beds

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Edible Spots and Pots!

Edible Spots and Pots
Host: Mike Podlesny “Mike The Gardener”

Edible Spots and PotsIn this week’s episode, Mike talks small space gardening with Stacey Hirvela author of the book Edible Spots and Pots: Small-Space Gardens for Growing Vegetables and Herbs in Containers, Raised Beds, and More

It’s time for home gardeners to rethink the traditional garden and explore the wide variety of options for growing edibles in “anywhere” gardens—from decorative pots and raised beds to unusual growing bags, hanging pouches, and tomato rings. These contained gardens are more manageable than long rows or plots and require much less work—yet yield just as much bounty. Continue reading Edible Spots and Pots!

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Growing your own medicine! Pt. 2

Growing your own medicine! Pt. 2
Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path

Growing gardening-vegetablesIn today’s podcast Sam Coffman continues the discussion about what is involved in growing medicinal plants for your own back yard “farmacy.” Whether you are growing medicine alongside your food in your backyard, or you have a “guerilla garden” growing in the city greenbelt behind your house, Sam will address some of the most important points that can help you plan, create and harvest good medicine of your own rather than having to rely on a non-sustainable resources such as internet herb stores.
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