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Distill Your Own Fuel, Ethanol to Alcohol!

Distill Your Own Fuel, Ethanol to Alcohol!
Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours”

Can you make your own fuel – at home?
Distill Your Own Fuel, Ethanol to Alcohol“Make Your Own Fuel! Alcohol Fuel Basics What if there were a fuel that was affordable, renewable, and produced right in your own community? If you’d lived 100 years ago, you would have known all about it. It was called alcohol, and it was clean-burning, generally sold as lamp fuel. Only recently have we taken a renewed look at alcohol — now more commonly known as ethanol Continue reading Distill Your Own Fuel, Ethanol to Alcohol!

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Homeschooling and FAQs!

Homeschooling and FAQs
Host: Don and Nick “We Grow Ours

Homeschooling homeschooling-faqsThis week on the WeGrowOurs show, Nick and Don talk education in home with Tiffany Davis of Imperfectly Happy, a homeschooling mom of 19 years.

Tiffany Davis is a Phoenix homeschooling mom of 4. She’s an eclectic (and sometimes eccentric) home-school mom with 19 years of success and failures under her Supermom belt! Homeschooling since 1996 she, and her husband Troy, now have 2 graduates, a high school senior and a 3rd grader. Tiffany also writes on her popular blog, Imperfectly Happy. On the blog she shares on topics related to backyard farming, DIY, and gardening; as well as homeschooling. Continue reading Homeschooling and FAQs!

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Grow Your Own Food Summit!

Grow Your Own Food Summit
Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours

Food Summit growphx9This week on the WeGrowOurs show, Nick and Don have Greg and Kari from GrowPhx summit on the show to discuss their upcoming training.

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 Continue reading Grow Your Own Food Summit!

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In the words of farmer, and cattlemen!

In the words of farmer, and cattlemen!
Host: Nick and Don “We Grow Ours

FarmerOn this episode of the We Grow Ours show we’ll discuss the pros and cons of conventional farming with Jerry Klein. We’ll touch on the farmers views about GMOs and new age cattle treatment. We’ll also talk about the need for varmint control… and the good times you can have hunting them!

This week on the WeGrowOurs show, Nick and Don Continue reading In the words of farmer, and cattlemen!

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Growing Power and Will Allen!

Growing Power and Will Allen!
The Interview – Will Allen of Growing Power, Inc.
Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours

Growing Power WillAllenThis week on the WeGrowOurs show, Nick and Don are lucky enough to have “Will Allen”, farmer, founder and CEO of Growing Power Inc., Will is recognized as a preeminent practitioner of urban agriculture in America and throughout the world

Will Allen is an urban farmer who is transforming the cultivation, production and delivery of healthy foods to under-served urban populations. As the son of a sharecropper, former professional Continue reading Growing Power and Will Allen!

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Survivor Jane on the “We Grow Ours” show

Survivor Jane on the “We Grow Ours” show
Host: Nick and Don “We Grow Ours

Survivor JaneThis week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Don are lucky enough to have “Survivor Jane” on the line with us! Jane is city-girl turned prepper after moving to the Appalachian Mountains from the metropolitan city of Orlando. She is the creator and editor of the disaster survival and preparedness website Continue reading Survivor Jane on the “We Grow Ours” show

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Canning with Farm Girl

Canning with Farm Girl
Host: Nick and Don “We Grow Ours

Canning with Farm GirlThis week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Don have Ann with ”A Farm Girl in the Making” Ann is discussing homesteading and canning. A true rebel canner she will teach us about this crazy canning community, and educate us on “Rebel” canning as well. We believe that canning is a big part of homesteading and prepping. Knowing how to preserve your food without the need for power is a skill we should all have. Continue reading Canning with Farm Girl

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Alcohol for gas!

Alcohol for gas!
Host Nick & Don “We Grow Ours

Alcohol ACBAGThis week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Don have David Blume on the show talking about Alcohol as a fuel! This is a really informative show has us thinking! Did you know you could run your car on Alcohol the way is now? You can even run 100% with a very small modification. David has been the guest on many national shows such as “Coast to Coast” and we are privileged to have him join our podcast! Check out his site http://www.blumedistillation.com/ for more information as well as http://www.alcoholcanbeagas.com/.
David Blume is the Executive Director of The International Institute for Continue reading Alcohol for gas!

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Self-Defense, when your ammo runs out!

Self-Defense, when your ammo runs out!
Host: Don & Nick “We Grow Ours

Self-DefenseThis week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Don we have Troy on the phone! Troy teaches martial arts in the Phoenix area. We cover self-defense and talk about the reasons everyone should train in some type of self-defense. Not only is this a good thing to help get in shape and keep your body moving (something Nick and Don lack) but it is something that helps you mentally prepare for a bad situation. There are bad people around, and some of them Continue reading Self-Defense, when your ammo runs out!

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Alzheimer’s, Wildfires, Ebola, Rabbits and Cubed Poo

Alzheimer’s, Wildfires, Ebola also Rabbits and Cubed Poo! Today’s featured shows.

Alzheimer’sStarting off today’s double feature we have Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy.

In the latest episode of Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy’s Survival Medicine Hour, Joe and Amy Alton discuss the President’s response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, the wildfires in California and how to keep your family safe, and a surprising possible cause of Alzheimer’s Disease (hint: It’s in your mouth). Continue reading Alzheimer’s, Wildfires, Ebola, Rabbits and Cubed Poo

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Essential oils 101

Essential oils 101
Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours

Essential oils share_img3This week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Don talk with Angela Kupper to discuss natural alternatives when the economy collapses and your drug store is no longer an option. Angela is a Holistic Life Coach and Young Living Essential Oil distributor who enjoys helping others.

Have you given any thought to what might happen when modern medicine is no longer available or in short supply? Continue reading Essential oils 101

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Land Stewardship!

Real land stewardship with Will Harris.
Host: Nich & Don “We Grow Ours

land will_bioThis week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Don have a special guest on the show. Will Harris of White Oak Patures. Will Harris is a true steward of the land and has a farm that has come full circle in the 150 years that they have been farming. Will has taken the farm back to its roots and is 100% organic! Check out White Oaks story Here!

land“The transition started in 1995 when Will Harris III made the conscious decision to return to a production system on his land that is better for the environment, for our animals, and for the people who eat these meats. He reinstituted the multi-species rotational grazing practices of his forefathers, and he built abattoirs on the farm to slaughter our animals.  Continue reading Land Stewardship!

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Composting is pure gold for gardening!

Composting is pure gold for gardening!
Host: Nick & Don “We Grow Ours

CompostingThis week on the We Grow Ours show, Nick and Mark Forman from 15,000 Farmers joining us to talk about composting. Mark tells us some good ways to get started and gets into some of the ways that composting has worked for him. We discuss why nothing organic should ever leave your home, but rather be put into that big pile of “Compost”! Compost is one of those things that make many people think of a big smelly pile of #$$%, yet in reality you can compost under your kitchen sink, in a small bucket or a large area, but no matter how you do it; it does not have to be a smelly proposition. Continue reading Composting is pure gold for gardening!

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