76. Grow Your Own Food




-Jack was dead on when he spoke about a war of attrition. I remember reading how Churchill starved out the Germans, or how Lincoln starved out the rebels at Vicksburg.


-iceagefarmer.com


-Jack mentioned Toby Hemingway, check out his work here


-I mentioned Against the Grain by James C. Scott, the Yale anthropologist. You can also see Scott on the Monopoly on Violence.


-Take the Stead Pill!!


-When it comes to RAISING your own food, Jack recommends starting with poultry*


Jack Spirko recommends the Anatolan Shepherd as a livestock guardian dog.

-Unloose the Goose: Winter Food Production


-Tips for urban & suburban dwellers:

-Find or start a co-op!

`-This suggestion motivated me to search my local area for a farming co-op. I found Blumenberry Farms in Sarasota, Florida. I plan on signing up for their 10-week Community Supported Agriculture box! What co-ops are in your area?


-Learn more about Kratky Hydroponics here


-Curits made an excellent point about supplementing your food production with foraging.

-Check out Curtis's video on foraging with Scott Moran here


-Aquaponics is geared for large-scale, outdoor applications.




-Words to live by ---> "Buy your food directly from farmers you have a relationship with" - Curtis Stone


-Words to live by ---> "Learn how to preserve food" - Jack Spirko


-Words to live by ---> "Produce what you can, trade for that which you cannot" - ME!


-Find Jack's stuff at thesurvivalpodcast.com


-Per Spirko's recommendation, learn permaculture from:

-Ben Falk

-Bill Wilson


-Check out Curtis's YouTube channel


-Curtis's book The Urban Farmer: Growing Food for Profit on Leased & Borrowed Land is an absolute must read for agorists!



-Subscribe to FromTheField TV!!