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Season 2 Announcement | Homesteading | Farming

10/18/2017
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Hey everyone, and welcome to Season 2 of the Small Farm Nation Podcast! So, are you ready for season 2 of the podcast? I sure am, and... The post Season 2 Announcement | Homesteading | Farming appeared first on Small Farm Nation - Grow Your Farm Business.

Duration: 00:06:26


Farming/Homesteading as a Retirement Strategy | Homesteading | Farming

3/31/2017
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Sign Up When people think of retirement, they often think of golf or travel. But what about homesteading or farming as a retirement strategy? In... The post Farming/Homesteading as a Retirement Strategy | Homesteading | Farming appeared first on Small Farm Nation.

Duration: 00:26:51


Season 1: Episode 29: Farmstead Update: Shaking the Winter Blues | Homesteading | Farming [PODCAST]

3/24/2017
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Spring has sprung but the grass ain’t ris, and we can’t find where the flowers is. This week, Liz joins me as we shake the winter blues and share an update of what’s happening on the farm. Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome stuff, too, like oil lamps, wood cook stoves,...

Duration: 01:00:36


Season 1: Episode 28: Why We Eat the Animals We Love | Homesteading | Farming [PODCAST]

3/17/2017
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We love animals, so farming livestock was an easy decision for us. So how can we eat the animals we love? Today, I’ll tell you why PETA is dead wrong and why eating the "right" meat is best for people, the environment AND the animals. Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome...

Duration: 00:23:55


Season 1: Episode 27: 23 Questions to Ask Before Buying Rural Land | Homesteading | Farming [PODCAST]

3/10/2017
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When you search for rural land you’ll find all sorts of places that look promising. But how do you know if you’ve found your dream property? Today, I’ll share what we’ve learned and cover the 23 questions you should answer before buying that rural property. Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a...

Duration: 00:39:19


Season 1: Episode 26: 10 Survival Lessons From the Great Depression | Homesteading | Farming [PODCAST]

3/3/2017
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Many people believe that The Great Depression was a hard time for all Americans, but is that true? This week, I’ll tackle that myth and share 10 Survival Lessons from The Great Depression era. Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome stuff, too, like oil lamps, wood cook stoves,...

Duration: 00:31:43


Season 1: Episode 25: Why “Can I Make Money Homesteading?” is the Wrong Question | Homesteading | Farming [PODCAST]

2/24/2017
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A lot of folks have asked me if they can make money farming or homesteading, but is that even the right question to ask? This week, Liz and I will share why it may not be and what we’ve learned about the financial side of a self-sufficient lifestyle. Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler...

Duration: 00:51:57


EP 24: What is Modern Homesteading Anyway? | Homesteading | Prepping [PODCAST]

2/17/2017
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Myself and many others on this podcast use the phrase modern homesteading, but what does that really mean in this digital age? Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome stuff, too, like oil lamps, wood cook stoves, well-made farm and garden tools--even emergency preparedness...

Duration: 00:26:38


EP 23: The Homeschooling Decision| Homesteading [PODCAST]

2/10/2017
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Many modern homesteaders made a choice to opt-out and provide for themselves, but what impact does that choice have on their children? This week, we’ll begin a series of discussing the real life ups and downs of homeschooling children. Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome...

Duration: 01:03:06


EP 22: How to Start a Farm or Homestead With No Money | Homesteading [PODCAST]

2/2/2017
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I’ve shared many stories of people who have opted out of the rat race, but some of them had saved money to do so? But what if you haven’t? Listen to the Podcast Subscribe to Self-Sufficient Life on iTunes, Stitcher Radio, Google Play or TuneIn Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome stuff, too, like oil lamps, wood cook stoves, well-made farm and garden tools--even emergency...

Duration: 00:28:54


EP 21: How to Start a Home-Based Rural Business | Homesteading [PODCAST]

1/27/2017
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There are a lot of people who dream of moving to the country, but they all seem to have the same question. How can I make money? Today, I’ll give you the Entrepreneurial HELP you need to figure to start your home-based rural business. Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome stuff, too, like oil lamps, wood cook stoves, well-made...

Duration: 00:33:29


EP 20: How to Make Money Homesteading | Homesteading [PODCAST]

1/20/2017
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Moving to the country means you still make money, so how do you decide what business ideas to pursue? Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Thanks to Lehman's for Sponsoring This Week's Episode! Lehman's offers back-to-basic products that help you live and enjoy a simpler life. Awesome stuff, too, like oil lamps, wood cook stoves, well-made farm and garden tools--even emergency preparedness supplies. Check out Lehman's today. Welcome to Episode 20 of Self-Sufficient...

Duration: 00:57:13


EP 19: Building a New Homestead with Tim & Liz Young|Farming | Homesteading [PODCAST]

1/13/2017
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Moving to a new homestead you get to start with a clean slate. So how do you decide what you need? This week, Liz and I share what animals and infrastructure we settled on for our new homestead. Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Welcome to Episode 19 of Self-Sufficient Life! This week Liz and I candidly discuss how we settled on what we needed on our homestead. Listen in as we discuss our animal and food choices: What breed of pigs we settled on, and why Cows, both...

Duration: 01:05:25


EP 18: Esther Emery & The Circle of Life|Off-Grid | Homesteading [PODCAST]

1/6/2017
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Welcome to Episode 18 of Self-Sufficient Life! So, if you’re the daughter of a famous homesteader, you’re destined to live off the land yourself, right? Today, you’ll find out what falls from the sky when a teenager rebels against the mother of modern homesteading. Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES So, imagine your mother wrote the book on Country Living. I mean—literally. In addition to bearing seven children in the 70s, Carla Emery also found time to write The...

Duration: 00:53:19


EP 17: Homestead Privacy with Tim & Liz Young|Farming | Homesteading [PODCAST]

12/29/2016
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How can a modern homesteader expect to achieve personal privacy in the digital age? This week, Liz and I discuss the homestead we settled on and the steps we have taken to live a private, self-sufficient life. Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Welcome to Episode 17 of Self-Sufficient Life! This week Liz and I tell describe the homestead property we settled on, and share what concessions we had to make since there is no "perfect" property. Here's what we discuss about...

Duration: 01:03:38


EP 16: Moving to a New Homestead with Tim & Liz Young|Farming | Homesteading [PODCAST]

12/16/2016
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If you had an opportunity to opt out of the rat race and set up a modern homestead, how would you go about it? This week you’ll hear my wife Liz and I share our step-by-step process for choosing our new homestead location. Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Welcome to Episode 16 of Self-Sufficient Life! This week’s episode is a little different in that it doesn’t profile another homesteader or farmer. Instead, it begins the process of profiling us. By that I mean my...

Duration: 01:04:41


EP 15: The Beginning Farmer [PODCAST]

12/9/2016
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Welcome to Episode 15 of Self-Sufficient Life! So, what can happen when an active youth pastor gets the results from his life insurance physical? Today, you’ll hear how those results and what the doctor ordered drove the youth pastor to become the beginning farmer. Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Ethan Book dreamed of being a farmer when he was a kid, but life's necessities steered him in a different direction. After having children, his practical wife insisted he...

Duration: 00:57:33


EP 14: Encore Episode | From Investment Banker & Fashion Designer to Sustainable Farmers [PODCAST]

12/2/2016
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Welcome to Episode 14 of Self-Sufficient Life! In this episode you'll hear the story of how an investment banker and a fashion designer traded the glamour of Manhattan for goats and brambles in Tennessee. Imagine being a young couple living the good life in New York. One's an investment banker, the other's a fashion designer and both are on their way to the top. Then, they get this wild idea--"Hey, let's quit our jobs and move to the country to milk cows and make artisan cheese." Only...

Duration: 00:55:05


EP 13: The Accidental Farmers with Tim & Liz Young|Farming | Homesteading [PODCAST]

11/22/2016
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So, what can happen when a suburban couple living on a golf course decides to take a horseback riding trip? Turns out they decide to chuck the house, buy 100 acres in the country and become the accidental farmers. Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Welcome to Episode 13 of Self-Sufficient Life! This is a story about...well...it's my story. Or more accurately, the story of how my wife, Liz, and I found ourselves out here in the country when we used to be in there...

Duration: 01:09:31


EP 12: Pastured Pork | Farming | Homesteading [PODCAST]

11/18/2016
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So, what happens when a Harvard educated lawyer trades in the bright lights of the city for rural farm life? Well, when he stops bringing home the bacon he learns to actually make award-winning bacon and sausage. That's what! Listen to the Podcast SUBSCRIBE TO PODCAST IN ITUNES Welcome to Episode 12 of Self-Sufficient Life! This week you’ll hear the real-life Green Acres story of how a lawyer learned what it really means to bring home the bacon. In the 1960’s fictional television...

Duration: 00:45:19

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