today i talk about container tomatoes, growing tomatoes upside down and some of my thoughts on tomatoes in general.i also give you some of my observations from my eperiance of growing container tomatoes . i am sorry about the background noise on the podcast but when i tried to take it out there was a echo that was there and i could not get it out so i ended leaving the background noise there.
also i would like to announce a winner to the facebook like contest . the winner is Rhett Butler he has won …. a 16 piece allen wrench set , a 29 piece drill driver set ,and a 2 piece set of mini pliers . a big thanks to all who liked my page and entered the contest .
today’s episode is my thoughts and plans for raised bed gardening. i am just getting frustrated with my crappy soil and am having some animal problems . raised bed gardening would definately fix some of these problems for me .also i have been wanting to build some hugelkultur beds so i guess this gives me an excuse to build them now.i also talk about some of the accessories that you can make for your raised beds that i came up with .
today’s shows going to be a little different today , i am doing a show on my favorite self sufficiency and self reliance podcasts today. these are the shows that i listen to every time they publish a new podcast. so i hope you all enjoy the show and maybe you will find s new favorite of your own here. here are some links to the shows i talk about.
Today is going to be some updates on what i got going on around my place and what some of my upcoming plans are going to be for the upcoming year.most of the time we never meet our goals when we set them but it is important not to get discuraged,which is a very easy thing to do.
Also i just noticed that Travis Warner at The Growing Freedom Garden Podcast has just started podcasting again.And i just wanted to say welcome back and that i have missed your podcasts. if you have never heard his podcasts go to http://www.growing-freedom.com/ and check his podcast out .
today i talk about buying a survival seed bank. why i think you should have one, and why you need to grow a garden so you know how to use one when the time comes . i discuss making your own and the basic construction of a seed bank. i also talk a little about saving seeds during the episode and where you can find seed exchanges to help your seed bank grow.
today i discuss my thoughts on why i advocate gardening as a way it achieve personal independence.Not only can you save money in your food bill,you wil have the freshest produce that you can get your hands on. it can also be free of pesticides and all of the other toxic junk they spray on plants nowadays.i hope you all like today’s episode and come and join us on facebook,or leave a comment on the site @ www.lostskillspodcast.com.
you will probably notice a difference in the audio quality today ,and that’s because i recorded this show on my mp3 player .i wanted to try it out and see how it would work out .anyway todays show is my thoughts on using and building a solar dehydrator. i also talk about making a solar pre heater for your water heater,and solar hot water collector for supplemental heating of your home or outbuildings. i didnt have any notes when i did todays show so i may have skipped some things and i will probably do a more in depth show in these topics in the future .