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Mother Earth News and Friends

Welcome to the Mother Earth News and Friends podcast, where we get down-to-earth with your favorite eco-celebrities and experts to bring together conversations that are as informative as they are enjoyable. On these podcasts, we will be talking with homesteaders, artisans, and sustainability experts to deliver the homegrown advice and expertise that MOTHER EARTH NEWS is known for!

Join our live podcast panel from the Farm to Consumer Legal Defense Fund.  They are discussing your rights as a homesteader and how to navigate a few common legal issues.

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund

Tour Polyface with Joel Salatin

The Chicken Underground

 

Joel's Books:

Holy Cows & Hog Heaven

The Marvelous Pigness of Pigs

The Sheer Ecstacy of Being a Lunatic Farmer

Fields of Farmers

Everything I Want to Do Is Illegal

AND MORE...

 

Pat's Books:

A Tiny Home to Call Your Own

Chicken Tractor

Day Range Poultry

 

 

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more organic gardening resources!

 


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 The Mother Earth News and Friends podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

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Thank YouRoot Farm for Sponsoring this Episode!

Visit RootFarm.com to research, to read reviews, or watch videos.

In this episode of Mother Earth News and Friends, Charlotte and her co-host Christianna meet with Dre Taylor, of Nile Valley Aquaponics, to discuss the difference between aquaponics and hydroponics, how he got started, and what this farming style has done for Dre and the community.

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

Nile Valley Aquaponics Website

Nile Valley Aquaponics Facebook

Aquaponic Fish Facts

DIY Rain Barrel Aquaponics System

Tour a Hydroponic Farm

 

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more organic gardening resources!

 


To see more podcasts, visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends page!

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 The Mother Earth News and Friends podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

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Thank You, DR Power for Sponsoring this Episode!

Visit DRpower.com/motherearth for huge discounts, to read reviews, or watch videos.

On this episode, Charlotte meets with Dan Chiras, Victoria Miller, and Jeff Yago to discuss how to prepare for situations that may leave you off-grid.  

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

5 Survival Food to Consider

Conserving Water and Energy

 Emergency Survival Kits

Emergency Planning for Blackouts

Homestead Emergency Preparedness

Survival Seed Banks

 

 

Dan's Books:

Wind Power Basics

The Solar House

The Scoop On Poop

Eco Kids

And More...

Jeff's Books:

Lights On

Victoria's Books:

Craft Distilling

From No-Knead to Sour-Dough

Pure Poultry

 

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more organic gardening resources!

 


To see more podcasts, visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends page!

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see our podcast guest live!

 


 The Mother Earth News and Friends podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

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Thank You, Great River Organic Milling  for Sponsoring this Episode!

 

This episode was recorded at the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR in Frederick, Maryland with special guests Jill Nussinow, and Victoria Miller. 

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

Amazing Amaranth

Amp Up Your Bread With Sprouted Grains and Multigrains

Growing Gluten-Free Grains in the Garden

Know the Different Types of Grain

What You Need to Know About Growing Millet

Whole Grains Guide

My Journey Home From Chemical Sensitivities

Jill's Books:

The Veggie Queen

Vegan Under Pressure

Nutrition CHAMPS

 

Victoria's Books:

Craft Distilling

From No-Knead to Sour-Dough

Pure Poultry

 

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more organic gardening resources!

 


To see more podcasts, visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends page!

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see our podcast guest live!

 


 The Mother Earth News and Friends podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

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Thank You, Mountain Rose Herbs for Sponsoring this Episode!

  Head over to MountainRoseHerbs.com to explore their full line of products, and don’t forget to use promo code MRH-MENF to receive 15% off your entire order!

 

In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends, our we will discuss how to terminate and repel pests using methods that are less harmful than many mainstream products that we encounter.

Links from our Guests:

Ecobeauty

Natural Beauty at Home

Natural Beauty from the Garden

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

DIY Cosmetics: Homemade Organic Skin Toner

Make Your Own Skin Care Products

Natural Winter Skin Care

Old Time Herbal Beauty Tips

Recipes to Make Your Own Soap, Lotion and More

Natural Body Care Kits by Oleum Vera

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more resources!


To listen to more podcasts, visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends page!

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see our podcast guest live!


The Mother Earth News and Friends podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

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Thank you, Premier 1 Supplies for Sponsoring this Episode.

The speak with a Premier 1 fence consultant call 800-282-6631 or visit their website premier1supplies.com for expert advice. You may also see them at any of the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIRS.

Mention coupon code FENCEKIT25 for $25 off the DS PoultryNet Plus 12/48/3 Starter Kit which includes a 100' roll of Electric Poultry Netting, a .60 joule energizer, extra support posts, and a fence tester.

 

In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends our we will discuss fiber animals; their behavior, husbandry and the quality of fiber that they produce.

Here is a collection of related articles you may enjoy:

Common Fiber Animals:

Sheep

Angora

Alpaca

Llamas

Rabbit

Less common fiber animals:

Yak

Camel

Fiber Animals listed by “hotness”

Fiber Farms and Wool Farming

The Art of Hand Spinning

 

Find our Guests Books in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Store

Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs

the Textile Artists Stupid Handbook

Would you like to visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR as a Friend! Click Here for a friendly discount!

 


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The Mother Earth News Urban Homesteading Podcast is a production of Ogden Publications
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Thank you, Premier 1 Supplies for Sponsoring this Episode.

The speak with a Premier 1 fence consultant call 800-282-6631 or visit their website premier1supplies.com for expert advice. You may also see them at any of the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIRS.

Mention coupon code FENCEKIT25 for $25 off the DS PoultryNet Plus 12/48/3 Starter Kit which includes a 100' roll of Electric Poultry Netting, a .60 joule energizer, extra support posts, and a fence tester.

 

In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends our we will discuss fiber animals; their behavior, husbandry and the quality of fiber that they produce.

Here is a collection of related articles you may enjoy:

Common Fiber Animals:

Sheep

Angora

Alpaca

Llamas

Rabbit

Less common fiber animals:

Yak

Camel

Fiber Animals listed by “hotness”

Fiber Farms and Wool Farming

The Art of Hand Spinning

 

Find our Guests Books in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Store

Sheep, Goats, Cattle, and Pigs

the Textile Artists Stupid Handbook

Would you like to visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR as a Friend! Click Here for a friendly discount!

 


To see more podcasts, visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends page!

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see our podcast guest live!


The Mother Earth News Urban Homesteading Podcast is a production of Ogden Publications
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In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends our guests and I will discuss grafting trees, what gorilla grafting is and how trees just might save the world.

Links from our Guests:

Bill Whipple

Acornucopia Project

Nutty Buddy Collective

Vanessa King

Frances Tacy

Franny's Farm

Homestead Hustle

MOTHER EARTH NEWS YouTube channel!

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist

 An Easy Method for Grafting Apple Trees

Build a Tree Grafting Wax Heater

Grafting for a Tree Makeover

 How to Swap Fruit Tree Scionwood

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more resources!


To listen to more podcasts, visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends page!

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see our podcast guest live!


The Mother Earth News and Friends podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

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In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends our guests and I will discuss food sensitivities.  Today’s topic is centered around gluten but rabbit trails into an informative conversation over sensitivities in general.

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:

Follow the links below for topics mentioned in the podcast that may have piqued your interest:'

Is Roundup the Cause of 'Gluten Intolerance'?

Is Being Gluten-Intolerant an American Problem?

My Journey Home From Chemical Sensitivities

Deborah's Books:

Ecothrifty

Homegrown and Handmaid

Raising Goats Naturally

Victoria's Books:

Craft Distilling

From No-Knead to Sour-Dough

Pure Poultry

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more resources!


To hear more podcasts, visit our MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends page!

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see our podcast guest live!


The Mother Earth News and Friends podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

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