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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!

On this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends you will learn all about hydrosols: what sets them apart from oils, how to make them, and how to use them!

 

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

 

Harvest to Hydrosol

Aromatic Wisdom Podcast

Herbal Apothecary 101: Distillates, Hydrosols and Tinctures

Aromatic Waters

Wellness Garden

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On this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends Charlotte Brunin and Robert Riley meet with Tradd Cotter to discuss all things mushrooms. You will learn how Tradd became a mushroom farmer, the importance of mushrooms to your diet and how mushrooms might be key in disaster relief!

 

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

Organic Mushroom Farming & Mycoremediation

Garden Giant 5 lb Bag

The Wellness Garden

Shiitake Mushroom Plugs 500 Pack

North American Mycological Association - NAMACO

The Plan to Mop Up the World's Largest Oil Spill with Fungus 

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In this episode, we discuss how to properly brew the popular fermented drinks kefir and kombucha. 

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

 The Health Benefits of Drinking Kombucha Tea

Home Brewing Kombucha

Water Kefir Recipe

Water Kefir: a Delicious Probiotic Beverage

Easy Milk Kefir Recipe (Mentioned in episode)

 

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more resources!

Scoby in Starter Liquid

The Big Book of Kombucha

Wild Fermentation

Kombucha Brew Now Kit & The Big Book of Kombucha

 


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In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends, our guests discuss the darlings of the barnyard, ducks: what to feed them, how to house them, their behavior and what they bring to the table.

Thank you to Brinsea for sponsoring this podcast episode! 

 

Find our Guests Books in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Store

Pure Poultry

Intro Heritage Breeds


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In this episode, Caleb Regan of Grit Magazine discusses how to properly process and prepare meat from older animal to create an enjoyable dining experience and a well-rounded market. Joining Caleb is Author Adam Danforth and International Livestock Market Consultant John Wilkes. 

 

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

Subscribe to Grit Magazine

The Livestock Conservancy

 Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more resources!

Butchering Beef (12% Off)

Gourmet Butcher's Guide (10% Off)


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In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends Russel Mullin of Heirloom Gardener and I sat down with Helen Schnoes and Mary Miller of the Douglas County Food Policy Council to discuss how to work inside your city limits to gain agricultural rights for your community.

 Find our Guests Books in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Store

Here is a collection of related articles you may enjoy:

 How to Start an Urban Farm

Zoning and City Code Considerations for Urban Homesteaders

National Resources:

 Iowa State "Urban Zoning Guide"

American Planning Association - Policy Briefs

Regional Resources:

 North Eastern Kansas Beekeepers Association

Local Extension Services

Food Policy Network

Community Food Assessment

Public Health Law Center "Policy Brief"

 Find our Guests Books in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Store


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Learn the wonderful benefits of Ayurveda, it's principles and how to incorporate it into your lifestyle with two friends of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and experts in the Ayurveda lifestyle, Anata Ripa Ajmera and Brittany Wood Nickerson.

Find our Guests Books in the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Store

 Recipes from the Herbalist's Kitchen

The Ayurveda Way

Here is a collection of related articles you may enjoy:

11 Ayurvedic Steps for a Good Night's Rest

All About Ayurveda

Anti-Aging and Longevity in Ayurvedic Medicine

Autumn Ayurveda Practices for Balancing Vata

Ayurvedic Herbs

Ayurvedic Psychology: Understanding the Three Gunas

Ayurvedic Weight-Loss

The Ayurvedic Approach to Taming Trauma

 

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In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and Friends Charlotte Brunin and  Kellsey Trimble, of Grit, sat down with Cindy Gibson and Sharon Dodds from the Guinea Fowl International Association to discuss how to care for, train, and interpret their behavior.

Thank you Brinsea for Sponsoring this episode!

To see Brinsea’s incubator, chick brooder, and coop door in action, check them out during the Mother Earth News Facebook Live projects or visit www.Brinsea.com.

Here is a collection of related articles you may enjoy:


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In this episode of MOTHER EARTH NEWS and FRIENDS, our guests and I will discuss Leathers and Furs: Preserving Animal Hides. In Part 1 we discuss keeping the fur-on process. In Part 2 we continue the conversation to discuss the fur-off method of preserving the hide.

 

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

How to Tan a Deer Hide

Roadkill: Collecting Animal Fur the Humane Way

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

 Hunting Licenses By State

Grit's Guide to Guns, Knives, and More

 Get Your Discount on a Grit Magazine Subscription

What's for Dinner ... Deer?

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more 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 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 Leathers and Furs: Preserving Animal Hides. In Part 1 we discuss keeping the fur-on process. In Part 2 we continue the conversation to discuss the fur-off method of preserving the hide.

 

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

How to Tan a Deer Hide

Roadkill: Collecting Animal Fur the Humane Way

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

 Hunting Licenses By State

Grit's Guide to Guns, Knives, and More

 Get Your Discount on a Grit Magazine Subscription

What's for Dinner ... Deer?

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more 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 Urban Homesteading Podcast is a production of Ogden Publications

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