Welcome to the Modern Homesteading Podcast, where we talk about all things homesteading, we discuss things like gardening, livestock, food preservation, urban homesteading, permaculture, foraging, hunting, fishing, and the know-how and skills that will help you in your homesteading journey and even sometimes we get to hear about what others are doing on their homesteads.


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Creating and Utilizing Permaculture Edge Effect For Abundance

What is commonly referred to as the 10th Permaculture design principle is the “Edge Effect” which is the use of edge and natural patterns for the best and most abundant effect. The use of this principle can increase productivity, efficiency, ...
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Integrate Don’t Segregate, Stacking Functions In Permaculture

When it comes to designing your property using permaculture principles one of the many areas of consideration is stacking functions by integration rather than segregation. When I started implementing this design element into my homestead it increased productivity and efficiency ...
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A Few Power Tools That Make Homesteading Easier

Every homestead needs a few tools but which ones are the most useful and make homesteading easier? On this podcast episode, I discuss a few such tools, some might seem obvious, others maybe you haven’t thought about. Homestead Updates: Main ...
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The Other Homesteading Skills

In this podcast episode, I talk about building skills other than what we consider traditional homesteading skills. There are many other skills you can develop that can help you take steps toward self-sufficiency and sustainability.  Homestead Updates: Main Topic:  Just ...
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Increasing Soil Fertility Through Permaculture Practices

The Modern Homesteading Podcast, Episode 125 – September 3, 2019 - Increasing Soil Fertility Through Permaculture Practices. In this episode, I discuss a few ways to help soil fertility in ways normally exercised in permaculture practices. These are ways that ...
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Chatting About Elderberry (Mostly) With Guest John Moody

The Modern Homesteading Podcast, Episode 124 – June 23, 2019 – Chatting About Elderberry (Mostly) With Guest John Moody. On today’s podcast episode I have a chat with the author, speaker, and homesteader John Moody about growing and using Elderberry ...
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Spring 2019 State Of The Homestead

The Modern Homesteading Podcast, Episode 123 – May 29, 2019 – Spring 2019 State Of The Homestead On this podcast episode, I chat all about the progress and plans as well as the successes and failures at our little Small ...
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