Tag: plants

Early Spring Foraging with Cat the Herbal Prepper!

Early Spring Foraging Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Audio player below! This episode on Herbal Prepper Live, we’re talking about early spring foraging. It may not feel it outside yet, but spring is just around the corner. Soon, there will be the first green shoots and tender new roots which will be ready for the …

A Rose by any other name?

A Rose by any other name? Host: Lynna… “A Preppers Path” Audio player provided! In our busy world we often overlook what is right in front of us. In our quest to make things easier and better than, we forget that man still has yet to improve on Mother Nature. The rose for many has …

Fertilizers, feeding your plants!

Fertilizers, feeding your plants! Bobby “MHP Gardener” Audio in player below! Before you plant a seed or seedling, you need to apply some fertilizer to the soil or container. What kind and how much depends on what you’re growing, and your particular style of growing. So it’s important to have a good understanding of the …

How to Make Herbal Tinctures!

How to Make Herbal Tinctures Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Join me this Mother’s Day, 5/8/16, as I demystify the process of how to make herbal tinctures. Tincture-making is one of the most important herbal skills you need to have under your belt. Herbal tinctures, also called herbal extracts, provide a thorough extraction of the …

Plants vs. Pests!

Plants vs. Pests Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” Learn how to use plants to repel venomous and disease-bearing pests, such as mosquitoes, ticks, fleas and spiders. These creepy-crawly, biting bugs, can mean anything from a minor itch to death. And while there are a number of natural remedies for many kinds of bug bites, it …

Plants For A Healthier Home!

More Greens Indoors— Plants For A Healthier Home! While environmentalists, and people in general are concerned over the deteriorating effects of air pollution on the health of people and other living beings. Despite all the alarming facts about the adverse effects of air pollution, we are somehow living in a perpetual state of denial. What’s …

Automated Greenhouses!

Automated Greenhouses! Brett Bauma “Makers On Acres” On this broadcast of Makers On Acres Technology, Build, and Grow Show we discuss automated greenhouses and how we can take a simple idea of sheltering plants, and turn it into a year around food producing machine. Bringing in small technologies like the Arduino micro controllers and other …

Building the Herbal First Aid Kit!

How To Build An Herbal First Aid Kit Cat Ellis “Herbal Prepper Live” A prepper’s first aid kit is a basic kit that’s often found in a bug out bag or stashed in the car. There may be a larger kit in the house. Sure, you can build a quality kit with a visit to …

Foraging and Planting Wild Food!

Foraging and Planting Wild Food! Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path” Would you like to learn some high-calorie and high-nutrition value plants you can plant in your own yard so that they can grow in a semi-wild environment? Join Sam Coffman and Mark Vorderbruggen (Meriwether) in tonight’s podcast as they discuss wild foods that have …

Vertical Gardening & Garden Dye!

Vertical Gardening & Garden Dye! Host: Mike Podlesny “Mike The Gardener Show” In this week’s episode, Mike talks with Chris McLaughlin author of the book Vertical Vegetable Gardening and A Garden to Dye For. In the first segment Mike & Chris talk about how you can save money, time and space using vertical gardening techniques. …

Livestock integration!

Livestock integration! Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours” This week on the We Grow Ours show Nick and Don will be covering the much anticipated topic of “livestock integration.” The principle is simple, the process isn’t always so. One look at nature and you’ll see there are not any rows of corn, wheat or …

Four Seasons of Wild Edibles

Four Seasons of Wild Edibles Host: James Walton “I Am Liberty” Be sure to include a pen and pad for this episode of the I AM Liberty show. We are talking wild edibles with the man behind Earth Connection School (www.earth-connection.com) . Also a contributor in Outdoor Life and the author of Prepare for Anything Tim …