Hosts of the ITRH Urban Survival Podcast Aaron Frankel and Jonathan Kanarek bring you weekly online radio episodes about surviving in today’s urban environments day to day and in extreme circumstances.
Below, find the individual episodes and the corresponding show notes; plus resources from the show.
In this episode Aaron interviews a listener about sailing. As many of you know, sailing has recently become a new topic on the show. So when a long time sailor and listener offered to come on and tell us all about it, we jumped at the chance. Sailing for preppers might come pretty naturally. You […]
In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason discuss Aquaponics with Rex from South Texas Aquaponics. Growing your own food may not seem as exciting as fighting off the zombie hordes, tactical training, or a host of other things. But feeding yourself is the one of the very few things that’s a daily part of survival–whether […]
In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason discuss how not to raise chicks, the survival skill of sailing, and the scourge of the sea. It’s sure to be full of information and a few laughs, as always. The results of our latest experiment (however half-assed) with chickens are in. Through the experience we’ve learned several valuable […]
In this episode Hosts Aaron and Jonathan meet up in Austin Texas for an unfiltered discussion about guns, knives, silencers, ammo, and other stuff. Guaranteed to be a fun, albeit long, episode. Aaron goes to visit Jonathan in Austin. And since Aaron and Jonathan haven’t gotten to hang out in person in a while, the […]
We’re BACK! And in this episode hosts Aaron and Jason catch everyone up since the Season II finale. The Season III opener is more of a causal “Farm Update” style show. In it, we lay out plans for the season, a short list of up comping show topics, and stories from the Urban Farm and […]
Hosts Aaron and Jason wrap up Season II with special guest Darrell of FloridaHillBilly.com. Darrell has been a long time listener and friend to the show. And he’s got way more farming experience than we do. So tune in and enjoy the great tips, fun poked at us, and how a well endowed duck killed […]
In this episode hosts Aaron and Jonathan explain and discuss the latest alternative currency. And watching its future is going to be one heck of a roller coster ride. Bitcoins, you may have heard about them in the news recently. It’s a new form of currency that’s been making some big headlines (some positive, some […]
In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason share a simple system for owning your own survival… It’s been a while since there’s been a Survival CHI episode. And while 99 isn’t a full episode on the topic, it does harken back to the CHI roots. In this episode Aaron and Jason share a simple system […]
In this episode hosts Aaron and Jonathan answer common and pressing listener questions. Over the last few weeks we’ve had a lot of email come. And to the truth is, we’ve been extremely busy. So we had a thought: Rather than just answer the emails individually, let’s share the answers with all the listeners. And […]
In today’s episode hosts Aaron and Jason share their single biggest mistake on the farm. And what it’s cost them. But they also share the new found joy over when a farm finally becomes productive. It’s the joyous moment when you realize your production levels are are a point of surplus. The hosts also do […]