LSP ARCHIVES : EPISODE-48 SURVIVAL SEED BANKS

Hello everyone,

so i decided that Fridays would be a good day to put up a classic lost skills podcast episode. i have been getting people e mailing me telling me that they are new and going back and listening to old shows so i thought could help. hope you all enjoy the show

 

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.

here are some links to some seed exchange sites

http://www.heirloomseedswap.com/

http://www.seedsavers.org/

And as always i would  like to  hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at  lostskillspodcast@gmail.com  or  at jeff@lostskillspodcast.com and please visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you all for listening

JEFF

EPISODE-99 FOOD STORAGE

Hello everyone.

todays episode is on food storage, but that’s not the only big news there is a listener contest in this show also so don’t fast forward through the news and updates in the beginning. but anyway , i talk about the different things that you can use to help grow your food storage to get past 90 days. i am sorry about the background noise i was driving my 92 s-10 which is louder than the car i normally  drive also i am still getting over my bronchitis and my voice shows it towards the end of the show.

here is a pic of the prize , contest ends 2-24-13 at midnight

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And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff@lostskillspodcast.com . also visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you for listening

JEFF

EPISODE-75 VALUABLE SKILLS FOR SHTF

Hello everyone,

todays episode is on valuable skills for SHTF. this is going to be a multiple show series because i just don’t list the skills and that’s that , i do talk a little about why i think they are valuable to know .i do not know how many episodes this will turn out to be but i am going to try to keep them at about 30 minutes.also if anyone has any show topics they want to hear please send me an e-mail with what you want to hear.

And as always i would like to hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or jeff@lostskillspodcast.com . also visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you for listening

JEFF

EPISODE-61 CONTAINER TOMATOES

Hi everyone,

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 .

And as allways i would  like to  hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at  lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or @ jeff@lostskillspodcast.com .alos please visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you all for listening

JEFF

 

EPISODE- 57 MY THOUGHTS AND PLANS FOR RAISED BED GARDENING

Hello everyone,

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 .

And as allways i would  like to  hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at  lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you all for listening

JEFF

EPISODE-55 PODCASTS I LISTEN TO

Hello everyone ,

 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.

the survival gun show http://gunrightsradio.com/podcasts/survival-gun-show/

gun dudes www.gundudes.com

chipmonk family survival podcast  www.chipmonksurvival.com

In The Rabbit Hole Urban Survival Podcast  http://www.intherabbithole.com/urban-survival-podcast/

the outdoor podcast www.outdoorpodcast.com

Paul weaton’s permaculture podcast http://www.richsoil.com/permaculture/category/podcast/

the self sufficient homestead www.sshomestead.com

growing freedom garden podcast  www.growing-freedom.com

the survival podcast www.thesurvivalpodcast.com

five minutes with jack www.jackspirko.com

the wisconsin times  www.thewisconsintimes.com

the self sufficient gardener http://theselfsufficientgardener.com/

And as allways i would  like to  hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at  lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you all for listening

JEFF

 

 

 

EPISODE- 54 NOTEWORTHY NEWS UPDATE

Hi everyone ,

today i cover some news stories that i think relate to the show and after i read each one i share my thoughts. kind of a quick description i know but there isnt a whole lot to say besides that . there are links to each of the articles below in the show notes.

 

Can gardening cure depression?

http://www.naturalnews.com/035985_gardening_depression_health.html

US students survive 9 days in New Zealand bush

http://news.yahoo.com/us-students-survive-9-days-zealand-bush-080354114.html

Lost camper’s smoke signals accidentally start massive island fire

http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/sideshow/lost-camper-rescued-accidentally-starting-massive-island-fire-215050266.html

Advocates flaunt their guns to support rifle-totin’ teen

http://now.msn.com/now/0612-gun-toting-protest

Rifle-Carrying Teen Pleads Not Guilty; Pre-Trial Set for May 15

http://birmingham.patch.com/articles/rifle-carrying-teen-pleads-not-guilty-pre-trial-set-for-mid-may

And as allways i would  like to  hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at  lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you all for listening

JEFF

EPISODE-52 HOMESTEAD UPDATES

Hi everyone ,

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 .

And as allways i would  like to  hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at  lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you all for listening

JEFF

EPISODE-48 SURVIVAL SEED BANKS

Hello everyone,

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.

here are some links to some seed exchange sites

http://www.heirloomseedswap.com/

http://www.seedsavers.org/

And as always i would  like to  hear your comments and suggestions so e-mail me at  lostskillspodcast@gmail.com or visit my face book page  http://www.facebook.com/#!/lostskillspodcast or comment  on my web page. also feel free to comment in the show notes. i hope you all like today’s show and  thank you all for listening

JEFF