Epic Gardening: Daily Growing Tips and Advice

By Kevin Espiritu | Urban Gardener, Hydroponics Enthusiast, Plant Lover

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Subscribers: 659
Reviews: 4

Tess
 Jun 12, 2021
Short and to the point. Very informative!

Shane
 Jun 10, 2020
Love these little snippets of knowledge, always something brew to learn :)

Andrew W
 Jun 8, 2020
a great listen each day. good presentation style, I have learnt a lot of things as a new gardener!

Jackson
 Dec 4, 2019
If you into gardening this is for you.

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The Epic Gardening podcast is a daily gardening tips and advice show brought to you by Kevin Espiritu, an urban gardener, hydroponics enthusiast, and all-around plant lover. Every day, a gardening question from YOU will be answered in a fun and informative way in under 10 minutes!

Episode Date
Growing Rudbeckia
10:37

Rudbeckia grows abundantly and easily in Kevin’s climate, and it’s a bit more challenging for Milli. She shares her approach as a professional cut flower grower.

Connect With Milli Proust:

Milli Proust is a sustainable flower grower and designer, she uses her flowers for weddings, events, and private clients. She has a book called From Seed to Bloom, coming out June 12 in the USA.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Feb 01, 2023
Growing Snapdragons
07:39

Kevin saw a gorgeous snapdragon garden on a tour a few years ago and hasn’t stopped thinking about them since. Milli grows them for her private events, weddings, and clients, and shares some growing tips from a cut flower grower’s perspective.

Connect With Milli Proust:

Milli Proust is a sustainable flower grower and designer, she uses her flowers for weddings, events, and private clients. She has a book called From Seed to Bloom, coming out June 12 in the USA.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 31, 2023
Growing Cosmos
06:10

One of the easiest beginner flowers, cosmos was Kevin’s first “real flower” he grew in his garden. Milli shares a few tips on getting them to grow well and last longer in a cut flower vase.

Connect With Milli Proust:

Milli Proust is a sustainable flower grower and designer, she uses her flowers for weddings, events, and private clients. She has a book called From Seed to Bloom, coming out June 12 in the USA.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 30, 2023
Growing Dahlias
15:02

Kevin experimented successfully with dahlias last year, and wants to expand this year. Milli shares her favorite varieties as well as strategies for harvesting them as cut flowers.

Connect With Milli Proust:

Milli Proust is a sustainable flower grower and designer, she uses her flowers for weddings, events, and private clients. She has a book called From Seed to Bloom, coming out June 12 in the USA.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 29, 2023
Growing Sweet Peas
11:29

Kevin’s friend Supannee grows sweet peas for her Thai restaurant in San Diego, prompting Kevin to want to grow his own. Milli shares how she approaches them in her UK garden.

Connect With Milli Proust:

Milli Proust is a sustainable flower grower and designer, she uses her flowers for weddings, events, and private clients. She has a book called From Seed to Bloom, coming out June 12 in the USA.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 28, 2023
Growing Ranunculus
10:06
Kevin’s brother’s wife loves ranunculus, so he wants to grow some - but has never done it before. Milli shares her professional tips.

Connect With Milli Proust:

Milli Proust is a sustainable flower grower and designer, she uses her flowers for weddings, events, and private clients. She has a book called From Seed to Bloom, coming out June 12 in the USA.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 27, 2023
Growing Tulips
12:45

Milli Proust joins us for a flower week, starting off with one of her favorites, tulips.

Connect With Milli Proust:

Milli Proust is a sustainable flower grower and designer, she uses her flowers for weddings, events, and private clients. She has a book called From Seed to Bloom, coming out June 12 in the USA.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book,  Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 26, 2023
Orchards as Succession Planting
12:58

Growing a thriving orchard is the way to get perennial successive harvests of produce, specifically fruit, from your yard. Meg and Kevin share their unique orchard strategies.

Connect With Meg Cowden:

Meg Cowden is the founder of Seed to Fork and the newly launched Modern Garden Guild. She’s the author of the upcoming book Plant, Grow, Harvest, Repeat which is out March 15th.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jan 25, 2023
Perennials as Succession Planting
09:02

Using perennials as “succession plantings” seems a bit of a cop-out, but they are a fantastic way to spread harvest over longer periods of time, and get a reliable yield year after year. Meg shares her strategies.

Connect With Meg Cowden:

Meg Cowden is the founder of Seed to Fork and the newly launched Modern Garden Guild. She’s the author of the upcoming book Plant, Grow, Harvest, Repeat which is out March 15th.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jan 24, 2023
Fall Succession Planting
07:41

Kevin and Meg riff on the differences in how they approach fall succession sowing and the fall season in general, comparing notes on plants they can / can’t grow in their respective climates.

Connect With Meg Cowden:

Meg Cowden is the founder of Seed to Fork and the newly launched Modern Garden Guild. She’s the author of the upcoming book Plant, Grow, Harvest, Repeat which is out March 15th.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 23, 2023
Summer Succession Planting
11:09

Summer is the season most of us are focused on growing what we have, not planting more - but Meg shares why focusing on succession during summer pays huge dividends.

Connect With Meg Cowden:

Meg Cowden is the founder of Seed to Fork and the newly launched Modern Garden Guild. She’s the author of the upcoming book Plant, Grow, Harvest, Repeat which is out March 15th.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 22, 2023
Spring Succession Planting
11:31

In spring, the entire palate of succession planting options is available to you - but plant selection still matters. Meg shares how she approaches it in this timely episode.

Connect With Meg Cowden:

Meg Cowden is the founder of Seed to Fork and the newly launched Modern Garden Guild. She’s the author of the upcoming book Plant, Grow, Harvest, Repeat which is out March 15th.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 21, 2023
How Nature Inspires Succession Planting
10:27

Like many areas of life, paying attention to natural trends and patterns tends to pay dividends in the garden. Meg shares some ideas she’s adapted from nature that inform her succession planning strategies.

Connect With Meg Cowden:

Meg Cowden is the founder of Seed to Fork and the newly launched Modern Garden Guild. She’s the author of the upcoming book Plant, Grow, Harvest, Repeat which is out March 15th.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jan 20, 2023
Succession Planting Why It Matters
09:14

Often talked about, and often looked over, succession planting is the best way to smooth out your harvests over the course of the seasons and prevent gardening overwhelm. Meg Cowden comes on this week to chat all things succession.

Connect With Meg Cowden:

Meg Cowden is the founder of Seed to Fork and the newly launched Modern Garden Guild. She’s the author of the upcoming book Plant, Grow, Harvest, Repeat which is out March 15th.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jan 19, 2023
Companion Planting to Improve Pollination
11:58

The idea of planting specifically to draw in pollinators isn’t a new one, but Jessica brings some fresh ideas and a solid framework to understand this strategy from.

Connect With Jessica Walliser:

Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.


Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 18, 2023
Companion Planting for Biological Control
10:19

Last time Jessica Walliser was on the show, she talked about biological controls, or allowing the ecosystem to “pest control” itself. Today, she talks about how you can use companion planting to bring in beneficials.

Connect With Jessica Walliser:

Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.


Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 17, 2023
Companion Planting for Disease Management
09:54

We don’t often think of companion planting to prevent diseases, but it’s definitely worth considering. And the strategies are quite practical!

Connect With Jessica Walliser:

Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.


Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 16, 2023
Companion Planting for Pest Management
11:44

The most popular request for companion planting has to do with pest management. Marigolds top the list...but today Jessica explains why the REASON marigolds are a good idea isn’t quite what you might think.

Connect With Jessica Walliser:

Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.


Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 15, 2023
Companion Planting for Weed Management
17:17

This episode contains some of the best tips you’ve never heard on weed management, including using cucumbers to control weeds?!

Connect With Jessica Walliser:

Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.


Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 14, 2023
Companion Planting for Soil Health
12:35

With soil health, you have to broaden your idea of companion planting - some of the best strategies involve planting one crop months ahead of time to prepare the soil for your “real” crop. Cover cropping and other strategies are discussed in today’s show.

Connect With Jessica Walliser:

Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.


Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 13, 2023
Science-Based Companion Planting
09:32

Companion planting is an often overused and misunderstood term in gardening. Jessica Walliser joins us on the show to talk about a science-based approach to companion planting, starting out with understanding the ways in which plants interact with one another.

Connect With Jessica Walliser:

Jessica Walliser is a horticulturist, founding partner at Savvy Gardening, and the author of multiple books including the upcoming Plant Partners: Science-Based Companion Planting Strategies for the Vegetable Garden.


Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Jan 12, 2023
Growing Giant Carrots
09:02

Carrots are one of Kevin’s favorite crops to grow, but he’s never grown a giant. Ryan Cook shares some of his tips on how to make sure you get a massive carrot...including transplanting them!?

Connect With Ryan Cook:

Ryan Cook is a giant vegetable grower from Summers County, West Virginia and set a world record for the most varieties of giant fruits and vegetables grown in a single season, along with a butternut squash world record.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Dec 06, 2022
Growing Giant Rutabagas
10:20

Ryan Cook grew a 19.61lb rutabaga and bagged the West Virginia state record by over TEN pounds. Kevin and Ryan riff on rutabagas and how climate affects growing giant veg.

Connect With Ryan Cook:

Ryan Cook is a giant vegetable grower from Summers County, West Virginia and set a world record for the most varieties of giant fruits and vegetables grown in a single season, along with a butternut squash world record.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

Order signed copies of Kevin’s books, plus more of his favorite titles in our store.

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Dec 05, 2022
Growing Giant Pumpkins Harvest
12:17

So you’ve grown a giant pumpkin…how do you know when to harvest…or how!? Remember, these bad boys can get up to 2,500+ lbs. Ryan shares some tips from a pro.

Connect With Ryan Cook:

Ryan Cook is a giant vegetable grower from Summers County, West Virginia and set a world record for the most varieties of giant fruits and vegetables grown in a single season, along with a butternut squash world record.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Dec 04, 2022
Growing Giant Pumpkins Growth Phase
10:11

If you’ve got a giant pumpkin seed started and transplanted…what next? There’s a lot that goes into the growth phase that Ryan Cook explains in today’s episode.

Connect With Ryan Cook:

Ryan Cook is a giant vegetable grower from Summers County, West Virginia and set a world record for the most varieties of giant fruits and vegetables grown in a single season, along with a butternut squash world record.

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Dec 03, 2022
Growing Giant Pumpkins Seed & Transplant
13:55

Giant pumpkins are the plant that kicked off the entire giant veggie crazy, and Ryan’s grown a few over 1,000lb. Today he shares the first installment of growing massive pumpkins.

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Dec 02, 2022
The Story of a Giant Vegetable Gardener
12:22

How did Ryan Cook become a giant veggie aficionado? The story is not what you’d think.

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Dec 01, 2022
Growing a World Record Butternut Squash
01:42

The world of giant vegetables is a deep one, and we’re diving in with Ryan Cook, who has a world record on butternut squash, amongst other epic veggies.

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Nov 30, 2022
Social Media and Gardening
10:03

There is a world of gardeners out there. Social media is like a digital garden for Ashlie as she cultivates community and develops friendships online with people who share a love for gardening and values.

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Ashlie Thomas is an organic gardener in North Carolina, Zone 7b. She’s growing for food security, health, and wellness and has a new book out How to Become a Gardener.

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Nov 29, 2022
Getting Back into Gardening
08:23

We have all had setbacks in the garden. Ashlie talks about processing discouragement and focusing on the solution. Our “why” for gardening can be a powerful motivator when we tie it to our values.

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Nov 28, 2022
5 Prolific Plants to Grow
09:05

Get inspiration from Ashlie on what plants to grow next season to promote food security and nutrient density for health. These low maintenance and prolific plants include tomatoes, kale, peppers, cucumbers, and carrots.

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Nov 27, 2022
Developing a Green Thumb
07:40

Ashlie and Kevin discuss how the green thumb is a journey. There is an assumption that those with “green thumbs” have an innate proficiency with growing plants and that is not the case. Plants grow themselves, we are here to learn how to give them environments in which they can be their best.

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Nov 26, 2022
3 Lessons Gardening Taught Me
10:51

Gardening teaches you so much more than simply how to grow plants. Ashlie shares some of the most transformative lessons the garden has to offer.

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Nov 25, 2022
Gardening on the East Coast
07:23

Join Kevin and Ashlie Thomas as she shares how she grows in North Carolina, Zone 7b.

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Nov 24, 2022
Growing for Food Security
07:35

One of the strongest reasons to grow plants is to grow your own food for your family and friends. Most of the world is 72 hours away from being food insecure if the trucks stop delivering!

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Ashlie Thomas is an organic gardener in North Carolina, Zone 7b. She’s growing for food security, health, and wellness and has a new book out How to Become a Gardener.

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Nov 23, 2022
Ask Chris Anything
12:34

How did Chris end up on the Epic Gardening team? She shares a bit of her transformation from corporate worker to garden educator.

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Nov 22, 2022
Unexpected Garden Surprises
08:05

The garden is never dull - join Chris and Kevin as they share some of their best and worst surprises in the garden this season.

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Nov 21, 2022
If We Could Grow Anything
08:24

No climate is perfect…not even Kevin’s in Zone 10b! As you listen, dream up plants of your own you wish you could grow. Who knows…maybe you can!

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Nov 20, 2022
Gardening Skills We Wish We Had
08:06

There are so many different skillsets in gardening, and none of us is a master of them all. Chris and Kevin daydream about gardening skills they wished they had more experience in.

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Nov 19, 2022
Exploring the World Through Plants
09:14

You may not be able to travel the world, but you can bring the plants of the world into your garden and experience them firsthand. Chris shares some of her favorites.

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Nov 18, 2022
Garden Greenhouses 101
07:40

Chris and Kevin chat about their greenhouse dreams and plans.

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Nov 17, 2022
Fall Check-In With Chris
06:46

Chris of Fluent Garden on our team checks in with Kevin on how the season has gone, and what she’s planning for fall.

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Nov 16, 2022
Where to Buy Carnivorous Plants
10:40

 

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Nov 14, 2022
Why We Need to Conserve Carnivorous Plants
07:18

 

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Nov 13, 2022
Perfect Carnivorous Plant Care
09:01

 

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Nov 12, 2022
How to Breed Carnivorous Plants
08:27

 

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Nov 11, 2022
Best Indoor Carnivorous Plants
10:46

 

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Nov 10, 2022
Carnivorous Plants 101
12:29

 

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Nov 09, 2022
The Carnivorous Plant Man
10:25

 

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Nov 08, 2022
Winter Planting
07:50

 

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Nov 07, 2022
Flower Bulb Fun
06:57

 

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Nov 06, 2022
Broody Hens at the Homestead
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Nov 05, 2022
The Story of the Garden Hermit
09:33

 

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Nov 04, 2022
Growing for Flavor
07:53

 

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Nov 03, 2022
Should You Do Crop Rotation
07:28

 

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Nov 02, 2022
Kevin and Jacques Garden Update
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Nov 01, 2022
Growing FOOD in Pots
12:05

Learning the right vegetables to grow in containers is essential - don’t waste your time on the ones that won’t perform well! Niki Jabbour stops by to give us some of her favorites.

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Niki Jabbour is an award-winning author 3 best-selling books like The Year Round Vegetable Gardener, Groundbreaking Food Gardens, and Veggie Garden Remix. She has a popular radio show called The Weekend Gardener and is extremely active in the online gardening world as well. She’s best known for her 20+ raised bed gardens that she grows in throughout the entire year in the cold climate of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Oct 31, 2022
The Importance of Flowers in a Food Garden
09:28

Niki’s garden is about 85% vegetables and 15% flowers...and it’s not just for beauty. Learn why and how she plants flowers in her food garden

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Niki Jabbour is an award-winning author 3 best-selling books like The Year Round Vegetable Gardener, Groundbreaking Food Gardens, and Veggie Garden Remix. She has a popular radio show called The Weekend Gardener and is extremely active in the online gardening world as well. She’s best known for her 20+ raised bed gardens that she grows in throughout the entire year in the cold climate of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Oct 30, 2022
5 Ways to Grow More Food in Less Space
11:15

Here are 5 creative ways to get more harvests out of the same amount of space, with my friend Niki Jabbour.

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Niki Jabbour is an award-winning author 3 best-selling books like The Year Round Vegetable Gardener, Groundbreaking Food Gardens, and Veggie Garden Remix. She has a popular radio show called The Weekend Gardener and is extremely active in the online gardening world as well. She’s best known for her 20+ raised bed gardens that she grows in throughout the entire year in the cold climate of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Oct 29, 2022
Growing Global and Unusual Veggies
09:44

Let's mix it up in the garden, growing some unusual veggies instead of the same old same old every single year.

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Niki Jabbour is an award-winning author 3 best-selling books like The Year Round Vegetable Gardener, Groundbreaking Food Gardens, and Veggie Garden Remix. She has a popular radio show called The Weekend Gardener and is extremely active in the online gardening world as well. She’s best known for her 20+ raised bed gardens that she grows in throughout the entire year in the cold climate of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Oct 28, 2022
Niki Jabbour's Garden
07:48

Let’s dive into Niki Jabbour’s garden, with 20+ raised beds, a poly tunnel, cold frames, and straw bales. There’s plenty of inspiration in this episode!

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Niki Jabbour is an award-winning author 3 best-selling books like The Year Round Vegetable Gardener, Groundbreaking Food Gardens, and Veggie Garden Remix. She has a popular radio show called The Weekend Gardener and is extremely active in the online gardening world as well. She’s best known for her 20+ raised bed gardens that she grows in throughout the entire year in the cold climate of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Oct 27, 2022
The Best Vegetables for Winter Harvesting
06:54

Selecting the perfect winter veggies can be a challenge, both in choosing ones that grow well, and ones that taste great when harvested in such cold temperatures. Here are a few of Niki Jabbour’s favorites

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Niki Jabbour is an award-winning author 3 best-selling books like The Year Round Vegetable Gardener, Groundbreaking Food Gardens, and Veggie Garden Remix. She has a popular radio show called The Weekend Gardener and is extremely active in the online gardening world as well. She’s best known for her 20+ raised bed gardens that she grows in throughout the entire year in the cold climate of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Oct 26, 2022
4 Winter Gardening Structures To Build
07:27

Gardening in the winter means protecting your plants, so here are four of the best ways to do so with expert cold-climate gardener, Niki Jabbour.

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Niki Jabbour is an award-winning author 3 best-selling books like The Year Round Vegetable Gardener, Groundbreaking Food Gardens, and Veggie Garden Remix. She has a popular radio show called The Weekend Gardener and is extremely active in the online gardening world as well. She’s best known for her 20+ raised bed gardens that she grows in throughout the entire year in the cold climate of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Oct 25, 2022
How to Make and Use Herbal Preparations
11:58

Now that you’re equipped with some fantastic suggestions on plants to grow for herbal purposes in the garden, learn how Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen likes to create his herbal preparations, including definitions on common types of recipes.

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Oct 24, 2022
Heal All Plant: The Magician
05:35

A common but often forgotten plan, heal all or Prunella vulgaris is an all-around positive plant to add into your herbal teas and remedies.

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Oct 23, 2022
Turmeric: The Bishop
07:38

A crop that requires patience I sometimes don’t possess, turmeric is ‘The Bishop’ of the herbal remedies world. Learn a few amazing preparations today from Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen.

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Oct 22, 2022
Garlic: The Knight
06:22

One of my favorite crops to eat and grow, garlic is ‘The Knight’ of herbal medicine according to Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen..

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Oct 21, 2022
Echinacea: The Queen
06:46

Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen is back on the podcast to talk about his herbal medicine concoctions and recommendations based on his experience as a PhD chemist and herbalist.

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Oct 20, 2022
Elderberries: The King
07:40

Elderberries are ‘The King’ of the herbal medicine world according to Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen due to their all-around effects for the human body. Learn how to prepare them in today’s show.

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Oct 19, 2022
Herbs and the Immune System
08:25

Dr. Mark Merriwether Vorderbruggen is back on the podcast to talk about his herbal medicine concoctions and recommendations based on his experience as a PhD chemist and herbalist.

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Oct 18, 2022
Adding Bulbs to Edible Gardens
14:46

Mixing bulbs into edible gardens is the next level beyond simply starting flower seeds in the edible garden. Kevin hasn’t done much of it in his garden, but Peggy, Dan, and Summer convince him to try.

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Peggy Anne Montgomery is a horticulturist and works with FlowerBulbs.com, Dan Benarcik is a horticulturist at Chanticleer Gardens, and Summer Rayne Oakes of Homestead Brooklyn recently started a new project called Flock up in the Finger Lakes of New York.

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Sep 30, 2022
Flower Bulb Planting Combinations
10:13

A field of one type of bulb can be a bit...blase. Learn a few favorite bulb combinations from our guests.

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Peggy Anne Montgomery is a horticulturist and works with FlowerBulbs.com, Dan Benarcik is a horticulturist at Chanticleer Gardens, and Summer Rayne Oakes of Homestead Brooklyn recently started a new project called Flock up in the Finger Lakes of New York.

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Sep 29, 2022
Exactly How to Plant Bulbs
11:41

Now that we have a selection of bulbs to choose from, you’re probably wondering how to plant them. Peggy, Dan, and Summer share their techniques, from simple to complicated.

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Peggy Anne Montgomery is a horticulturist and works with FlowerBulbs.com, Dan Benarcik is a horticulturist at Chanticleer Gardens, and Summer Rayne Oakes of Homestead Brooklyn recently started a new project called Flock up in the Finger Lakes of New York.

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Sep 28, 2022
Deer Resistant Bulbs
08:53

Not a problem that Kevin has in his garden, but one many gardeners face: deer. You can still grow bulbs with deer by choosing these resistant varieties.

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Peggy Anne Montgomery is a horticulturist and works with FlowerBulbs.com, Dan Benarcik is a horticulturist at Chanticleer Gardens, and Summer Rayne Oakes of Homestead Brooklyn recently started a new project called Flock up in the Finger Lakes of New York.

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Sep 27, 2022
Spring Flowering Bulbs to Plant
09:53

Peggy, Dan, and Summer share their favorite spring bulbs to plant - get a head start on the season and pick them up now.

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Peggy Anne Montgomery is a horticulturist and works with FlowerBulbs.com, Dan Benarcik is a horticulturist at Chanticleer Gardens, and Summer Rayne Oakes of Homestead Brooklyn recently started a new project called Flock up in the Finger Lakes of New York.

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Sep 26, 2022
Bulb Selection and Succession Planting
09:04

Learn how to choose the right flower bulbs to grow, as well as how to plant them in a manner that gives you consistent blooms throughout the year.

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Peggy Anne Montgomery is a horticulturist and works with FlowerBulbs.com, Dan Benarcik is a horticulturist at Chanticleer Gardens, and Summer Rayne Oakes of Homestead Brooklyn recently started a new project called Flock up in the Finger Lakes of New York.

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Sep 25, 2022
Planting 70,500 Flower Bulbs
10:34

Today we have three guests! Peggy Anne, Dan, and Summer of Homestead Brooklyn are on the show talking about Summer’s new project Flock and how they’re planting 70,500 bulbs.

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Peggy Anne Montgomery is a horticulturist and works with FlowerBulbs.com, Dan Benarcik is a horticulturist at Chanticleer Gardens, and Summer Rayne Oakes of Homestead Brooklyn recently started a new project called Flock up in the Finger Lakes of New York.

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Sep 24, 2022
Foraging For Food
15:58

Foraging was a big part of Kevin’s “Apocalypse Grow” Challenge in 2019. Roxanne forages extensively with her family as well. If you’re not convinced - this episode may do it.

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Roxanne Ahern studied at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts. Roxanne is now a mother of five on a working homestead that includes sheep, goats, chickens, guinea hens, ducks, sometimes cows, rabbits, and pigs, and of course, dogs and cats. She also grows a large garden.

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Sep 23, 2022
Livestock on a Homestead
14:53

Roxanne has a flourishing homestead with many animals. In today’s show, she lays out the case for each and recommends which animals to start out raising.

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Roxanne Ahern studied at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts. Roxanne is now a mother of five on a working homestead that includes sheep, goats, chickens, guinea hens, ducks, sometimes cows, rabbits, and pigs, and of course, dogs and cats. She also grows a large garden.

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Sep 22, 2022
Food Preservation Methods
11:47

Having tried most methods out there, Roxanne and Kevin chat about their favorite preservation methods and how they approach preserving in general.

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Roxanne Ahern studied at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts. Roxanne is now a mother of five on a working homestead that includes sheep, goats, chickens, guinea hens, ducks, sometimes cows, rabbits, and pigs, and of course, dogs and cats. She also grows a large garden.

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Sep 21, 2022
Getting Started With Sourdough
12:21

Roxanne and Kevin wax poetic about sourdough bread.

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Roxanne Ahern studied at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts. Roxanne is now a mother of five on a working homestead that includes sheep, goats, chickens, guinea hens, ducks, sometimes cows, rabbits, and pigs, and of course, dogs and cats. She also grows a large garden.

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Sep 20, 2022
A Permaculture Approach to Plants
10:37

Starting with local plants that work well in your region is a guaranteed way to have less failures in the garden.

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Roxanne Ahern studied at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts. Roxanne is now a mother of five on a working homestead that includes sheep, goats, chickens, guinea hens, ducks, sometimes cows, rabbits, and pigs, and of course, dogs and cats. She also grows a large garden.

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Sep 19, 2022
Best Crops For Calories
10:09

Do you know what crops you should grow if it REALLY came down to growing for survival? Roxanne and Kevin riff on their favorite calorie crops.

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Roxanne Ahern studied at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts. Roxanne is now a mother of five on a working homestead that includes sheep, goats, chickens, guinea hens, ducks, sometimes cows, rabbits, and pigs, and of course, dogs and cats. She also grows a large garden.

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Sep 18, 2022
Becoming a Homesteader
09:22

Roxanne didn’t grow up gardening and would have said you were crazy if you told her she’d be a homesteading mother of 5. Well, she is! And she’s here this week to share her knowledge.

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Roxanne Ahern studied at the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts. Roxanne is now a mother of five on a working homestead that includes sheep, goats, chickens, guinea hens, ducks, sometimes cows, rabbits, pigs, and of course, dogs and cats. She also grows a large garden.

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Sep 17, 2022
Why Does Seed Saving Matter?
13:34

The case for saving much more seed from your garden, from Adam Alexander, the Seed Detective.

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Adam Alexander is The Seed Detective. His passion for vegetables was ignited when he tasted an unusual sweet pepper with a fiery heart while on a filmmaking project in Ukraine. Smitten by its flavor, Adam began to seek out local growers of endangered heritage and heirloom varieties in a mission to bring home seeds to grow, share, and return so that he could enjoy their delicious taste―and save them from being lost forever.

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Sep 12, 2022
The Story of the Mathania Chile
11:01

A chile once thought to be lost to the sands of time, Adam discovered on his travels. 

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Adam Alexander is The Seed Detective. His passion for vegetables was ignited when he tasted an unusual sweet pepper with a fiery heart while on a filmmaking project in Ukraine. Smitten by its flavor, Adam began to seek out local growers of endangered heritage and heirloom varieties in a mission to bring home seeds to grow, share, and return so that he could enjoy their delicious taste―and save them from being lost forever.

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Sep 11, 2022
Growing Vegetables as Memory
09:55

Plants connect us to ancestral and personal memory, much in the way a familiar scent or song does…so save seed and grow more of your most memory-rich crops.

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Adam Alexander is The Seed Detective. His passion for vegetables was ignited when he tasted an unusual sweet pepper with a fiery heart while on a filmmaking project in Ukraine. Smitten by its flavor, Adam began to seek out local growers of endangered heritage and heirloom varieties in a mission to bring home seeds to grow, share, and return so that he could enjoy their delicious taste―and save them from being lost forever.

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Sep 10, 2022
The Story of The Angry Bean
14:40

The Christmas lima bean, one that Kevin hated as a child, was found by Adam - and its spread mapped around the world.

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Adam Alexander is The Seed Detective. His passion for vegetables was ignited when he tasted an unusual sweet pepper with a fiery heart while on a filmmaking project in Ukraine. Smitten by its flavor, Adam began to seek out local growers of endangered heritage and heirloom varieties in a mission to bring home seeds to grow, share, and return so that he could enjoy their delicious taste―and save them from being lost forever.

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Sep 09, 2022
An Ancient Fava Bean in Syria
11:42

A riveting story of how Adam sourced an ancient bean in Syria.

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Adam Alexander is The Seed Detective. His passion for vegetables was ignited when he tasted an unusual sweet pepper with a fiery heart while on a filmmaking project in Ukraine. Smitten by its flavor, Adam began to seek out local growers of endangered heritage and heirloom varieties in a mission to bring home seeds to grow, share, and return so that he could enjoy their delicious taste―and save them from being lost forever.

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Sep 08, 2022
Growing A Seed Saving Garden
13:00

Learn how Adam approaches his garden - it’s quite different from most veggie gardens you’ll see!

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Adam Alexander is The Seed Detective. His passion for vegetables was ignited when he tasted an unusual sweet pepper with a fiery heart while on a filmmaking project in Ukraine. Smitten by its flavor, Adam began to seek out local growers of endangered heritage and heirloom varieties in a mission to bring home seeds to grow, share, and return so that he could enjoy their delicious taste―and save them from being lost forever.

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Sep 07, 2022
This Vegetable Changed His Life
11:22

Adam Alexander joins us, sharing how a vegetable in the Ukraine changed the course of his entire life.

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Adam Alexander is The Seed Detective. His passion for vegetables was ignited when he tasted an unusual sweet pepper with a fiery heart while on a filmmaking project in Ukraine. Smitten by its flavor, Adam began to seek out local growers of endangered heritage and heirloom varieties in a mission to bring home seeds to grow, share, and return so that he could enjoy their delicious taste―and save them from being lost forever.

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Sep 06, 2022
Common Fertilizer Amendments
10:18

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Mike Chang is the in-house agronomist for Grower’s House, with history in the tomato, cucumber, and cannabis industry.

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Sep 05, 2022
The Importance of Microbes With Nutrients
07:52

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Sep 04, 2022
Feeding Plants Over Their Life Stages
09:07

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Sep 03, 2022
Importance of pH and Misconceptions
07:30

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Sep 02, 2022
Nutrient Interactions and Media Chemistry
09:20

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Sep 01, 2022
In-Depth on Macro and Micro Nutrients
10:57

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Aug 31, 2022
How Plants Uptake Nutrients
09:14

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Aug 30, 2022
How Botanic Gardens Keep Plants Safe for Everyone
10:07

Sometimes plants are so rare that someone takes it upon themselves to steal - even a little cutting. Ari shares a story from the greenhouse, where a rare cutting was lifted.

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Ari Novy is the President and CEO of the San Diego Botanic Garden.

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Aug 29, 2022
Plants That Get People Excited
11:30

Chocolate, vanilla, coffee…these plants are endlessly consumed, yet many don’t know how they actually grow!

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Ari Novy is the President and CEO of the San Diego Botanic Garden.

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Aug 28, 2022
Gardening in Light of Climate Change
08:58

As gardeners, we see the changes in the environment tangibly. Ari and Kevin discuss some of the watering changes they’ve been making in their yards.

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Ari Novy is the President and CEO of the San Diego Botanic Garden.

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Aug 27, 2022
Working With Native Plants
10:21

Natives offer a host of benefits not only to yourself as a grower but to the surrounding environment as well. Learn how to use them best in your landscape.

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Ari Novy is the President and CEO of the San Diego Botanic Garden.

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Aug 26, 2022
Operating Botanic Garden Greenhouses
12:10

A greenhouse at a botanical garden is unlike any other. Ari explains the intricate systems they use to keep their plants in pristine condition.

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Ari Novy is the President and CEO of the San Diego Botanic Garden.

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Aug 25, 2022
Plant Conservation
10:05

What is the act of plant conservation? How do botanic gardens get their plants?

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Aug 24, 2022
Plant Evolution
12:00

How did plants evolve, and why do certain plants have specific characteristics? Ari Novy from the San Diego Botanic Garden joins us this week.

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Ari Novy is the President and CEO of the San Diego Botanic Garden.

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Aug 23, 2022
Matt's Composting System
13:12

We all (hopefully) compost, but we all approach it in different ways. Matt shares his methods and approach in today’s show.

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Aug 22, 2022
Creating Mud Mortars
10:24

Who said garden structures had to be permanent? Making structures out of mud mortars helps to define edges without using tons of cement, which is an incredible pollutant globally.

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Aug 21, 2022
Rainwater Harvesting
14:08

With water shortages ravaging much of the USA right now, we discuss some ways that you can collect and use rainwater on your property and garden.

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Aug 20, 2022
No Plastic In The Garden
09:55

How do we lessen the amount of plastic we use in the garden? Matt Rees-Warren comes on to share his philosophy on plastic use.

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Aug 19, 2022
Building a Sack Garden
07:32

Hit up a local coffee shop for the ultimate repurposed container garden: the coffee sack.

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Aug 18, 2022
Biochar 101
09:38

I’ve undervalued biochar in my garden, and Matt Rees-Warren comes on the show today to discuss how he both produces and uses it.

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Aug 17, 2022
Weeding and Tidiness
11:17

How important is weeding, really? Should we be meticulous about keeping a clean garden space, or is it OK to develop a greater sense of how the garden plays into your landscape?

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Aug 16, 2022
Disease and Pest Round Up
07:01

Every year brings a different set of pests and diseases to the garden. Kevin and Jacques go over the biggest offenders this summer.

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Aug 14, 2022
Upcoming Fall Planting Strategy
06:55

It might seem early to plan for fall, but getting seeds started now will ensure a thriving fall harvest. Jacques shares his plan.

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Aug 13, 2022
Exciting Garden Projects at Jacques
06:16

Jacques shares a few major projects he's working on in the garden this fall, including a huge irrigation project.

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Aug 12, 2022
What's Working in Jacques Garden
07:26

Jacques digs into his successes in the summer garden, including his massive pepper crop.

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Aug 11, 2022
Jacques' Garden Successes and Failures
06:02

Jacques and Kevin discuss what's gone well in Jacques' garden this year, and what hasn't thrived.

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Aug 10, 2022
Determinate vs. Indeterminate Tomatoes
09:43

In our final episode, Craig talks in-depth about the difference between determinate and indeterminate tomato varieties, and why you might want to grow one type over the other.

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Aug 09, 2022
Tomato Pruning Explained Once and For All
09:21

To prune tomato suckers or not to prune...that is the question. Today Craig demystifies the confusing world of pruning tomatoes.

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Aug 08, 2022
The Most Common Tomato Problems You'll Have
10:46

Tomatoes can be tough...but if you know how to prevent and control the few BIG issues you'll run into when growing these juicy veggies, your success rate will skyrocket. Today Craig outlines the major tomato growing problems and how to avoid them.

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Aug 07, 2022
Turning a Driveway Into A Tomato Garden
08:00

If you've never grown in your front-yard before, listen to today's show. Both Craig and I are front-yard gardeners and the benefits are immense. Craig's house is even subject to HOA rules and he's been able to grow without any issues.

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Aug 06, 2022
The Dwarf Tomato Project
08:41

Today we're talking about an awesome dwarf tomato breeding program that Craig started and has grown to

500 volunteers around the country and world!

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Aug 05, 2022
The Most Delicious Tomatoes On Earth
09:40

We're back again with Craig LeHoullier, author of Epic Tomatoes and all-around tomato pro!

He's grown over 3,500 varieties of tomatoes over the years, so I figured I'd ask him what his favorites were!

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Aug 04, 2022
Should You Grow Heirloom or Hybrid Tomatoes?
08:28

In today's episode, we're welcoming Craig LeHoullier, the NC Tomatoman! He's a long-time tomato grower, having been the first to grow and name the Cherokee purple tomato in 1990! Today we'll talk about the difference between heirloom and hybrid tomatoes. Enjoy!

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Aug 03, 2022
Favorite Fall Garden Crops to Grow Why
11:09

Meg Cowden finishes out the week with some of her favorite varieties of fall crops...add some to your list this season!

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Aug 02, 2022
Succession Planting for Fall Harvests
07:43

In a fall garden, succession planting is the best way to really maximize that tail end of the true growing season. Meg Cowden shares her techniques in today’s show.

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Aug 01, 2022
Quick Crops For Small Spaces
08:58

Popping in crops in the nooks and crannies of your fall garden is a fantastic way to squeeze out more yield. Meg Cowden shares her favorite recommendations.

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Jul 31, 2022
Direct Seeding The Easy Fall Garden
10:01

Instead of starting indoors and transplanting everything, why not start your fall garden directly in the soil?

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Jul 30, 2022
Main Season Crops to Focus On
12:51

For a fall garden, there are some classic crops you need to consider, which Meg Cowden shares with you in today’s show.

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Jul 29, 2022
LONG Season Crops to Plant Today
11:31

The longer the days to maturity, the earlier you need to start thinking about starting those seeds. Meg Cowden from Seed to Fork comes on the show to share her favorite recommendations.

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Jul 28, 2022
Why You Should Start a Fall Garden NOW
07:14

It might not seem like fall is on the way, but it is - and getting a head start on your fall garden is extremely important if you want a rocking fall harvest.

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Jul 27, 2022
What To Know Before Starting a Flower Farm
13:25

If you’ve wanted to quit your job and start a flower farm, this is the episode for you. Briana shares what she wishes she knew when starting Blossom and Branch Farm.

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Jul 16, 2022
Late Summer Fall Flower Prep
05:26

You can still start flowers right now, in mid-summer. Learn how to prepare for a productive late summer and fall flower season.

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Jul 15, 2022
Easy Cut Flowers to Grow
10:28

If you’re looking to get into cut flower growing, Briana offers her best suggestions for beginners.

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Briana Bosch is the owner of Blossom and Branch Farm, where she field-grows flowers as well as works to regenerate the wooded section of her property.

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Jul 14, 2022
Pest Control for Flowers
09:46

Controlling pests, when growing flowers is tricky because they’re crops grown to admire and not to eat. Briana explains how she approaches it on her farm at Blossom and Branch.

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Briana Bosch is the owner of Blossom and Branch Farm, where she field-grows flowers as well as works to regenerate the wooded section of her property.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 13, 2022
Planting More Natives on a Flower Farm
09:36

How do natives improve production and results on a flower farm? Briana helps explain in today’s episode.

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Briana Bosch is the owner of Blossom and Branch Farm, where she field-grows flowers as well as works to regenerate the wooded section of her property.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 12, 2022
The Benefits of Soil Blocking
11:41

Soil blocking is a time-honored way of starting a LOT of seeds effectively. Learn how from Briana Bosch in today’s show.

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Briana Bosch is the owner of Blossom and Branch Farm, where she field-grows flowers as well as works to regenerate the wooded section of her property.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 11, 2022
Regenerative Flower Farming
09:42

What does it mean to run a regenerative flower farm? Briana Bosch is on this week to share her knowledge as a 3-year flower farmer.

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Briana Bosch is the owner of Blossom and Branch Farm, where she field-grows flowers as well as works to regenerate the wooded section of her property.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 10, 2022
Picking the Right Plants For Your Garden
11:05

Deciding what to plant is often confusing. It seems like you have to consider the whole world! Rebecca shares some key insights to make better plant choices.

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Rebecca Sears is the Chief Gardening Guru at Ferry-Morse, where she’s responsible for making sure Ferry-Morse gardeners are more successful.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 09, 2022
How to Grow an Indoor Outdoor Herb Garden
07:56

Growing fresh herbs is possibly one of the most satisfying harvests you’ll ever have - and you can do it indoors or outdoors!

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Rebecca Sears is the Chief Gardening Guru at Ferry-Morse, where she’s responsible for making sure Ferry-Morse gardeners are more successful.

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As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 08, 2022
Drought Tolerant Plant Options
07:31

With water becoming a scarce resource this season for many areas of the USA, Kevin and Rebecca share some drought-tolerant plant choices to consider.

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Rebecca Sears is the Chief Gardening Guru at Ferry-Morse, where she’s responsible for making sure Ferry-Morse gardeners are more successful.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 07, 2022
Picking Tomatoes by Flavor Profile Aesthetic
07:38

Kevin and Rebecca riff on some of their favorite tomato varieties both for taste as well as appearance.

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Rebecca Sears is the Chief Gardening Guru at Ferry-Morse, where she’s responsible for making sure Ferry-Morse gardeners are more successful.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 06, 2022
What to Gift the Gardener in Your Life
07:53

It’s hard to get gifts for a gardener, but there are a few awesome things almost every grower would appreciate, which Kevin and Rebecca share in today’s show.

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Rebecca Sears is the Chief Gardening Guru at Ferry-Morse, where she’s responsible for making sure Ferry-Morse gardeners are more successful.

Shop the Store

As an exclusive for listeners, use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your entire first order on our store, featuring our flagship Birdies Raised Beds. These are the original metal raised beds, lasting up to 5-10x longer than wooden beds, are ethically made in Australia, and have a customizable modular design.  

Shop now and get 5% off your first order.

Get Our Books

Looking for a beginner's guide to growing food in small spaces? Kevin’s book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, explains the core, essential information that you'll need to grow plants, no matter where you live!

He also wrote Grow Bag Gardening to provide you with specialized knowledge that can bring you success when growing in fabric pots.

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Jul 05, 2022
Money Saving Gardening Tips
08:54