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The Food Production Podcast Episode 145 5-17-2016

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  1. State of the Podcast and Blog
  2. Using Tarps for Weed Control
  3. Groundhog Control
  4. Living Mulch VS. Wood Chips
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The Food Production Podcast Episode 144 (Appearance on Survival Podcast)

March 28, 2016 by  
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DownloadMP3 Jack said the following about the podcast: Phil joins us today to discuss how to create and abundant landscape in suburban America while staying out of trouble with “the department of making you sad”, aka government.

Episode 143 The Food Production Podcast 11-28-2015

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DownloadMP3 1. Harvesting and processing chestnuts. 2. Elderberries: the medicinal powerhouse.

Episode 142 Second Appearance on The Survival Podcast

November 17, 2015 by  
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DownloadMP3 Below is the write up from The Survival Podcast interview I did with Jack Spirko. Thanks Jack, I enjoyed talking to you. Phil Williams is a permaculture consultant, designer, and author. He spent a decade in the landscape industry. After selling his business in 2007, he trained as a home energy auditor and building analyst. He began organic gardening in 2008, before learning about permaculture in 2010. He’s since taken two PDC’s, and built a demonstration site in central PA where he’s installed 4 ponds, a gray water system, 1500 trees and shrubs, 2000 linear foot of swales, 80 linear feet of hugelkultur, and an apiary. Currently, he consults on local and remote projects as well as the business side of permaculture contracting. He Joins Us Today To Discuss…
  • Getting a project started right
  • The limits of observation on a client site
  • The important details that need gathering that are often overlooked
  • The actual production of design documentation
  • The limits and value of “artistic ability” as a designer
  • Taking the design though to installation
  • Sourcing labor and remaining profitable
  • Weighing out hiring out labor vs. self provided client labor
  • Sourcing difficult to get or seasonal materials
  • Timing installations and plantings properly
  • The biggest challenges as a consultant and installer
  • Developing maintenance business, niche industries and more

Episode 141 Fire the Landscaper Audiobook Part 10

November 14, 2015 by  
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DownloadMP3 1. Bonus Chapter: Conclusion to My Legal Problems *If you're enjoying this book, please consider purchasing the E-book. It's only $2.99, audiobooks are typically $20 or more. If you don't have the funds, please write a review on Amazon and/ or Goodreads. It is a HUGE help to have positive reviews. You do not have to purchase the book to write a review. Amazon Link to Fire the Landscaper Goodreads Fire the Landscaper

Episode 140 Fire the Landscaper Audiobook Part 9

November 10, 2015 by  
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DownloadMP3 1. Chapter 16: Living Healthier and Happier by Doing Less 2. Chapter 17: I Want to Live in Natural Beauty and Abundance 3. Chapter 18: That Was Then. This is Now.-S.E. Hinton 4. Your To-Do and To-Don't Recap *If you're enjoying this book, please consider purchasing the E-book. It's only $2.99, audiobooks are typically $20 or more. If you don't have the funds, please write a review on Amazon and/ or Goodreads. It is a HUGE help to have positive reviews. You do not have to purchase the book to write a review. Amazon Link to Fire the Landscaper Goodreads Fire the Landscaper

Episode 139 Fire the Landscaper Audiobook Part 8

November 7, 2015 by  
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DownloadMP3 1. Chapter 14: A Tale of Two Communities, Part 1 2. Chapter 15: A Tale of Two Communities, Part 2 *If you're enjoying this book, please consider purchasing the E-book. It's only $2.99, audiobooks are typically $20 or more. If you don't have the funds, please write a review on Amazon and/ or Goodreads. It is a HUGE help to have positive reviews. You do not have to purchase the book to write a review. Amazon Link to Fire the Landscaper Goodreads Fire the Landscaper

Episode 138 Fire the Landscaper Audiobook Part 7

November 3, 2015 by  
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DownloadMP3 1. Chapter 13: Local Ordinances and My Legal Problems *If you're enjoying this book, please consider purchasing the E-book. It's only $2.99, audiobooks are typically $20 or more. If you don't have the funds, please write a review on Amazon and/ or Goodreads. It is a HUGE help to have positive reviews. You do not have to purchase the book to write a review. Amazon Link to Fire the Landscaper Goodreads Fire the Landscaper

Episode 137 Fire the Landscaper Audiobook Part 6

October 31, 2015 by  
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DownloadMP3 1. Chapter 10: Fire the Lawn Mowing Company (Yes, the Neighbor's Kid Too) 2. Chapter 11: Stop Poisoning Your Property 3. Chapter 12: Kill the HOA *If you're enjoying this book, please consider purchasing the E-book. It's only $2.99, audiobooks are typically $20 or more. If you don't have the funds, please write a review on Amazon and/ or Goodreads. It is a HUGE help to have positive reviews. You do not have to purchase the book to write a review. Amazon Link to Fire the Landscaper Goodreads Fire the Landscaper

Episode 136 Fire the Landscaper Audiobook Part 5

October 27, 2015 by  
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DownloadMP3 1. Chapter 9: Fire the Landscaper *If you're enjoying this book, please consider purchasing the E-book. It's only $2.99, audiobooks are typically $20 or more. If you don't have the funds, please write a review on Amazon and/ or Goodreads. It is a HUGE help to have positive reviews. You do not have to purchase the book to write a review. Amazon Link to Fire the Landscaper Goodreads Fire the Landscaper

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