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Episode 38 The Ethics and Morality of Hunting and Killing

In today’s podcast I wanted to tackle another philosophical question:  Is it ok to hunt and kill?

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Episode 34 Livestock Housing

Well folks I’m back finally after a bit of a bout with burnout.  Today . . . → Read More: Episode 34 Livestock Housing

Episode 33 Is Raising Meat Sustainable?

Based on something I posted on Facebook a few weeks ago I realized that there might . . . → Read More: Episode 33 Is Raising Meat Sustainable?

Raising Pigs – A Link

Raise a Pig in Your Backyard

I thought this article was the most helpful one I’d found . . . → Read More: Raising Pigs – A Link

Episode 32 Questions About Poultry

Today, as promised, I take your questions about poultry.  I purported to know a lot about . . . → Read More: Episode 32 Questions About Poultry

Turkey Breeds

This is another in a series of posts over the next few weeks detailing some of . . . → Read More: Turkey Breeds

Episode 31 The Benefits of Poultry

Today I talk about the benefits of poultry.

My cortunix quail, silkies and brahma bantams years . . . → Read More: Episode 31 The Benefits of Poultry

Duck Breeds

This is the third in a series of posts over the next few weeks detailing some . . . → Read More: Duck Breeds

Chicken Breeds

This is the second in a series of posts over the next few weeks detailing some . . . → Read More: Chicken Breeds

Episode 30 The Benefits of Goats

In response to the blog post on goat breeds I received a comment questioning the worth . . . → Read More: Episode 30 The Benefits of Goats

Goat Breeds

This is the first in a series of posts over the next few weeks detailing some . . . → Read More: Goat Breeds

Episode 29 Breed Matters

I’ve gotten some requests and questions about doing a show on best breeds for livestock types.  . . . → Read More: Episode 29 Breed Matters

Episode 28 Beekeeping (and My Limited Experiences)

In today’s show I wanted to do a brief primer on beekeeping and the history of . . . → Read More: Episode 28 Beekeeping (and My Limited Experiences)

Chicken Coop

I mentioned this on an episode of The Self-Sufficient Gardener and as requested here is a . . . → Read More: Chicken Coop

Video – Installing a Package of Bees into a Top Bar Hive

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Episode 23 The Other Uses of Trees

We all know that trees are essential to life on Earth.  But I think sometimes we . . . → Read More: Episode 23 The Other Uses of Trees

Episode 22 Growing Your Own Livestock Feed

So a few things set this show in motion.  The first was the statements I’m hearing . . . → Read More: Episode 22 Growing Your Own Livestock Feed

Chickenculture

So I came up with a method (it may already have been invented) of keeping these . . . → Read More: Chickenculture

Episode 16 Questions and Feedback

In this episode I address some questions and feedback from previous shows.

*Where do I practice my . . . → Read More: Episode 16 Questions and Feedback

Episode 15 Raising Poultry

In today’s episode I decided to talk a little about raising poultry.  This is a primer . . . → Read More: Episode 15 Raising Poultry

Quail Tractor Build Video

I bought a Flip camera yesterday so I could do videos for both sites and decided . . . → Read More: Quail Tractor Build Video

Episode 9

Treestand safety, finding wild edibles in winter, keeping poultry waterers unfrozen, checking home canned goods for . . . → Read More: Episode 9

Episode 7 Food From 1 Acre

In this episode I discuss a topic inspired by a book called The Self-Sufficient Life and . . . → Read More: Episode 7 Food From 1 Acre

Episode 5 Unique Food Preservation Methods

On today’s show I talk about some methods of food preservation that are essentially lost to . . . → Read More: Episode 5 Unique Food Preservation Methods