15 12, 2014

E121: Urban Chicken Farming

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In this episode Aaron is joined by Jen Pitino of the Urban Chicken Podcast. She shares with us the pleasures of rubbing down chickens with silk scarves and all things urban chicken. Listen now.

30 09, 2013

E104: Farm Update and Sailing

By | September 30th, 2013|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|2 Comments

In this episode hosts Aaron and Jason discuss how not to raise chicks, the survival skill of sailing, and the scourge of the sea. Listen now...

16 01, 2013

E95: ITRH Farm Update & New Project

By | January 16th, 2013|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|2 Comments

Hosts Aaron and Jason give an update to the urban farm project and discuss the debut of a huge new project. Listen now...

17 09, 2012

E84: Urban Farming Update

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Hosts Aaron and Jason discuss the latest lessons learned from their adventures in Urban Farming. Listen now...

25 05, 2012

Chicken Egg Incubator: Brinsea Mini Advanced

By | May 25th, 2012|Friday Survival Gear Reports|1 Comment

Meet the Brinsea Mini Advanced Egg Incubator. An incubator the takes almost all of the work and guessing out of chicken egg incubation. What Urban Farm is complete without a few chickens? If you're fortunate enough to have a Rooster in your flock you will at some point want to try your hand at hatching [...]

14 06, 2011

Eight Maybe Enough

By | June 14th, 2011|Self Sufficiency, Survival Skills|0 Comments

The original four Araucans were nice, but it just didn't seem like enough. I have all this space and this big new coup that can fit 12 nesting boxes. Why not at least bump it up a notch. Thursday (June 9, 2011) afternoon I put in a call to Kathy - owner of Boling [...]

7 06, 2011

Urban Chickens

By | June 7th, 2011|Self Sufficiency, Survival Skills|3 Comments

I said I was not going to do it any time soon when talking to friends about my Self Sufficiency project, but it happened anyway. Chickens. Yes, chickens. Painfully dumb, yet adorably entertaining chickens. But, they couldn't be just any urban chickens, oh no. Being the dazzling urbanite farmers we are, we had to get [...]

6 06, 2011

E19: What is a “Grey Man”

By | June 6th, 2011|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|2 Comments

Hosts Aaron and Jonathan discuss the concept of being "Grey" and give an update on the Urban Self Sufficiency Experiment.