Category Archives: DIYFS Podcasts

DIYFS #11: Interview with Linda Proffitt at Peaceful Grounds

We have a long one for you this week folks. A couple of weeks ago I sat down with Linda Proffitt of Global Peace Initiatives, where we discussed several of their most recent activities. This interview runs about an hour … Continue reading

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DIYFS Podcast #10: Interview with Matthew Jose of Big City Farms

This episode of the DIY Food Supply Podcast is a do over of our first interview attempt. We sit down with Matthew Jose who singlehandedly runs a three acre urban farm right in the shadow of downtown Indianapolis. During the interview we … Continue reading

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DIYFS Podcast #9 : Beginners Angst

This Podcast is one I thoroughly enjoyed writing and recording. Basically, it came to be like this. Attainable Sustainable , which I subscribe to through facebook (here is theirs), posted a question to their readers asking what was holding them … Continue reading

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DIYFS Podcast #8 Energy Audit: Assessing Our Productivity

In this episode we discuss the Energy Audit, what it is, how to conduct one and what to do with the information afterword.   Tweet it

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DIYFS Podcast #7: Interview with Andrew Distelrath of Distelrath Farms

Not too long ago I had the pleasure of both observing a kindergarten tour of Distlerath Farms and sitting down with Andrew Distelrath to talk about their urban farm and its various operations. Over the course of the interview we … Continue reading

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DIYFS Podcast #6 Indianapolis: Champion Food Desert

In this weeks podcast, I talk about a recent blog by Matt Lerner over at Walkscore  (article here), where he had the sad task of notifying all of us that my fair city of Indianapolis is doing a notably poor … Continue reading

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DIYFS Podcast #5 Interview with Maggie Goeglein Hanna of Fall Creek Gardens

This weeks Podcast is a lengthy (about an hour twenty minutes) interview with Maggie Goeglein Hanna over at Fall Creek Gardens. Normally I would trim down to under an hour, but I felt like it was worth keeping the continuity … Continue reading

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DIYFS Podcast #4: Fighting the good fight for urban gardens.

In this weeks pod, we take a look at the ongoing struggle to raise food in our communities and in other small scale environments. The podcast begins by taking a look at specific situations that have occurred across the country as … Continue reading

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DIY Food Supply Podcast #3: Keeping Backyard Chickens

In this weeks episode, Robb takes a quick look at Backyard Chickens. Going over the basics on  topics such as feed, water, hygiene and housing needs. But not before having abit of a confessional as to the quality of the … Continue reading

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DIYFS podcast number 2: The Prime Directive, Ethics and the Principles of Permaculture Design

Show notes: In this episode of the DIY Food Supply Podcast, the host discusses The Prime Directive, the Ethics and the Principles of Permaculture Design. While discussing the, he demonstrates the relationship between them and how they have evolved from Bill Mollison’s … Continue reading

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DIY Food Supply’s first podcast

Here is our first podcast. It  just an introduction to the DIY Food Supply Podcast. Tweet it

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