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Join Nicole and Amber Bristow whose family has been growing cranberries for the Ocean Spray Coop for generations. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Growing cranberries in their preferred conditions How to tell when a cranberry is ripe How cranberries taste and preferences have changed Learn where cranberries got their name Common cranberry misconceptions OUR GUEST…
 
Join Nicole and Charlotte of Carolina Honey Bees as they discuss how the information overwhelm can be a problem for beekeeping beginners. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Where to find reputable online sources for the beekeeping beginner. Common mistakes made by beekeeping beginners and how to overcome them. The importance of learning beekeeping basics. Why it is…
 
Join Nicole and Dana from Sugar Water Manor as they discuss Agritourism. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What is Agritourism? What are the biggest challenges in opening an Agritourism business? Tips to help you open your own Agritourism business How Agritourism can help people reconnect to the food that they eat. OUR GUEST Sugar Water Manor is an Agritourism far…
 
Sign up for new episode alerts, access behind the scenes, and leave a question for the show and more by texting PODCAST to (719) 292- 3207 Join Nicole and Cassie as they take an in-depth look at the Asian Giant Hornet or Murder Hornet as it has recently been dubbed. What You'll Learn What you'll learn: Asian Giant Hornets native environment, behavi…
 
This week we join Patrick Gennetta as we turn the spotlight onto Nicole Gennetta who is your Backyard Bounty Podcast host, purveyor of Chicken Nipples, owner of Heritage Acres Market, and chief disseminator of extremely useful information at the Heritage Acres Market Blog! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to treat a bee sting. How Nicole deals with setbacks o…
 
This week, Nicole is joined by Orion of Forage Colorado to discuss foraging for mushrooms and other wild edibles. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Foraging for mushrooms and what to look for What other edibles you can forage for How to forage safely Why foraging in your backyard is a great place to get started OUR GUEST Orion was born and raised in Santa Fe, NM. …
 
Sustainable bison ranching and how private ranchers helped save the bison from extinction is the topic for this week's Backyard Bounty Podcast with Nicole and her guest Pierre of Bison du Nord. What You'll Learn How sustainable bison ranching is done. How Pierre and his family began their journey as bison ranchers. The difference between sustainabl…
 
Join Nicole and Joe Komperda AKA “Average Joe Beekeeper” as they chat about how to become a beekeeper and the Denver Broncos! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How the Denver Broncos are helping bees Tried and tested resources on how to become a beekeeper Why we need bees How becoming a beekeeper helps bees The importance of learning how to become a beekeeper from…
 
Show Notes Join Nicole as she revisits gardening tips and tricks from some of her favorite gardening episodes from the Backyard Bounty Podcast. What You'll Learn Tips for what to plant. How to get started with a garden. Gardening tips and tricks for natural pest control. Our Guest Check out the show notes for each of the episodes to find out more a…
 
Join Nicole and Brad Lancaster as they discuss harvesting rainwater. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How harvesting rainwater is done. Is harvested rainwater safe to drink? Ways to use collected rainwater. How one farmer made a thriving oasis in Africa from rainwater collection! OUR GUEST Brad Lancaster is a dynamic teacher, consultant, and designer of regenerat…
 
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Which trees syrup can be made from? How to process syrup Michelle’s favorite ways to use maple syrup What are the benefits of syrup? How to cut the cost of syrup making through reverse osmosis OUR GUEST Michelle lives in New England with her husband and two daughters (another two daughters are grown) on a 14-acre homestead. She is…
 
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Supplies needed for soapmaking The different techniques used for soap making Lye and soapmaking safety How to Make Soap class with follow-along videos OUR GUEST Axe & Root Homestead is a six-acre homestead based in Whitehouse Station, New Jersey. What started as a family initiative to grow their own produce has turned into a small…
 
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN The basics of raising chickens The best breeds for beginner chicken keepers What predators to look out for Get to know Cornish Cross Learn about Chicken class OUR GUEST Annette was raised in Kansas City, MO, and moved to the Azure farm almost 4 years ago, where she fell in love with country life. Azure Farm is about a way of life,…
 
Join Nicole and Julie of Old Truck Flower Farm as they discuss how to start your own backyard flower farm! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to start a flower farm How to chose which flowers to grow How to market and sell flowers OUR GUEST Julie loves being creative, making things with her hands & getting them dirty. Her husband is her biggest supporter and is…
 
Join Nicole and Sandra Knauf as they discuss how self publishing books works, the cost of self publishing and the best companies for self publishing. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Is it better to self publish a book? How much does it cost to self publish a book? What are some self publishing companies? OUR GUEST Sandra Knauf is an Earth-lover, mother, gardener…
 
Join Nicole and Matt of Carolina Coops as they discuss how to build the best DIY chicken coop, prevention against predators and the deep litter method. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How big to build a coop Run, nest boxes and roosts Traits of an ideal coop Preventing predators What about prefab coops What is the deep litter method OUR GUEST Matt DuBoise is the…
 
Join Nicole and Mark of of Bee Squad as they talk about Bee Squad, varroa mite treatment options and the mite check program. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What is bee squad How the Honeybee Health Coalition works What are the Varroa Mite treatment options Mite Check Program OUR GUEST Mark Dykes is the extension and Bee Squad coordinator for the vanEngelsdorp B…
 
Join Nicole and Ben of the BIP Tech Team as they talk about Colony Collapse Disorder, current beekeeping trends, and what is the BIP Tech Team. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What is the BIP Tech Team What is the Sentential Hive program What is Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD) Current Beekeeping Trends OUR GUEST Ben is the Honey Bee Health Field Specialist for th…
 
Join Nicole and Stu Anderson as they talk all about the Flow Hive, including some of the common complaints found online! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What are the benefits of the flow hive Get to know Stu’s beekeeping experience Why Stu and his son made the Flow Hive Beekeeping in Australia vs the US Stu addresses common complaints about the Flow Hive OUR GUE…
 
Join Nicole and Renee as they discuss everything you ever wanted to know about Livestock Guardian Dogs! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What breeds of dogs Renee has on her farm Choosing LGDs for beginners Raising livestock guardian puppies Training livestock guardian dogs to protect livestock from predators Fencing dogs in the property OUR GUEST Renee is a firs…
 
Join Nicole as she talks to Rebekah and Justin Rhodes about permaculture and stories from their Abundant Permaculture Homestead! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What is permaculture 5 permaculture tips for beginners Honduras chicken experience Justin & Rebekah’s successes and failures OUR GUEST Justin and Rebekah are a family working together to grow most of the…
 
Join Nicole and Dr Dennis vanEngelsdorp as they talk about ways to improve honey bee health and learn more about varroa mite treatment. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to keep our colonies healthy Choosing the best varroa mite treatment Integrated Pest Management practices OUR GUEST Dr Dennis vanEngelsdorp is the Associate Professor of Entomology and honey b…
 
Join Nicole and Justin as they teach you how to agriscape, what microclimates are, and how to use them for the best garden yet! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What is Agriscaping What are microclimates and why they matter How you can use microclimates to optimize your gardening How one family in Canada grows banana trees outdoors- year-round! OUR GUEST Justin R…
 
Join Nicole and Randy Oliver of Scientific Beekeeping as they talk about updates on Randy’s research on oxalic acid for bees, selective bee breeding, unpublished research, and more! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Randy’s unpublished research His thoughts on treatment free beekeeping Organic mite treatments Beekeeping and the almond orchards Honey bees are intro…
 
Join Nicole and Douglas Buffington of the Peacocks Only Facebook Group as they talk about incubating peafowl and raising chicks. OUR GUEST With 80 birds and several decades of experience raising peafowl, Douglas is quick to help those in need on his Facebook groups. RESOURCES & LINKS MENTIONED Nurture Right 360 Incubator* Splayed leg, crooked toe, …
 
Join Nicole, Jeff Ott and Kim Flottum as they talk about tips, tricks and common mistakes in beekeeping for beginners. OUR GUESTS Kim Flottum was the Editor of Bee Culture Magazine for 30+ years, and is the author of multiple books on beekeeping, including the forthcoming “2020 Edition of ABC-XYZ of Beekeeping”. Additionally, Kim has been involved …
 
Join Nicole and Joe Gardener as they talk about key steps for a healthy, productive garden! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN 10 key steps for a healthy garden Joe’s perfect soil recipe OUR GUEST Joe Lamp’l, affectionately known as Joe Gardener, has been gardening nearly all his life. After abandoning his suit for jeans and dirt under his nails, he has a passion f…
 
Join Nicole and Dr. Meghan Milbrath of Michigan State University as they talk about selective queen breeding WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Selective queen breeding techniques for the backyard beekeeper Why the varroa mite is so detrimental to bees Why treatment free beekeeping does more harm than good OUR GUEST Dr. Meghan Milbrath began working bees with her f…
 
Join Nicole and Maxine Immelman of Alive Holistic as they talk about healing the body from within with flower essences. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What are flower essences How do flower essences heal How are flower essences different than essential oils How to reduce toxins in your life How Maxine can provide personal guidance OUR GUEST Maxine left the corp…
 
Join Nicole and Vahé of Falcon Force bird abatement as they talk about the ancient art of falconry and falcon based bird abatement. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What is falconry The humorous story of how Vahé became a falconer What is falcon based bird abatement How to become a falconer OUR GUEST Our guest for this episode is Vahé Alaverdian, owner of Falcon …
 
Join Nicole and Emily from A Greener World as they talk about resources for farmers and consumers during the Covid-19 pandemic, the truth behind food labels and Animal Welfare Approved certifications from A Greener World. WHAT YOU'LL LEARN What is A Greener World? How A Greener World is helping farmers and consumers during the Covid-19 coronavirus …
 
Join Nicole and Sarah of Freville Farm as they talk about small scale food manufacturing with farm grown ingredients! OUR GUEST Sarah A. Friedman and her husband Aaron Neville teamed up to create Freville farm! Freville Farm products are created in a solar powered kitchen just steps away from their fields. They work in small batches using many ingr…
 
Join Nicole and Critical Care Nurse Nicole Kupchick as they talk about situations where they performed CPR in a public place WHAT YOU’LL LEARN When Nicole & Nicole performed CPR on strangers in a public place The legalities of bystander and hands only CPR How to recognize someone in cardiac arrest How to perform CPR OUR GUEST Nicole Kupchick has be…
 
Join Nicole and Pauly Piccirillo of Worm Farming Revealed as they talk about the ins and outs of successful worm composting! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to start worm composting How to make healthy soil Worm Castings (how to create how to apply, how to store it) How to make and use aerated worm tea Minerals for worms (DE, Azomite, Eggshells, etc) Differe…
 
Join Nicole and Jill McSheehy from the Beginners Garden podcast as they talk about organic pest control for the garden! OUR GUEST Jill McSheehy is the host of the Beginner’s Garden podcast and seeks to help beginning gardeners get the most basic information to help them be successful, no matter their space or ideals for how small or large they want…
 
Join Nicole and Carly, Fermentor Mentor from Cultures For Health, as they talk about making water kefir! OUR GUEST Cultures for Health sells high-quality starter cultures and everything you need to get your fermentation projects going. But what makes Cultures for Health special is their extensive amount of free information and customer support. Cul…
 
Join Nicole and Jake and Becky from White House on the Hill as they talk about their homestead and the adventures in raising emus! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Why did they name their homestead “White House on the Hill” How Jake and Becky became homesteaders Homestead goals Raising Emus Why Jake and Becky added Emus Are emus dangerous? Hatching emu eggs Housi…
 
Join Nicole and Ceanne from Farmhouse Teas as they talk about blending medicinal teas with our herb garden harvest. OUR GUEST Our guest today is CeAnne from FarmHouse Teas. CeAnne grows both her own food and their own botanicals for tea to support not just our families well being but also to help others find health through natural, local and season…
 
Join Nicole and Teri Page, owner of Homestead Honey, as they talk about Homesteading with Kids! What You'll Learn How to homestead with children Challenges of raising kids on a homestead How to transition kids from a modern life to a homestead Homesteading activities for kids Homesteading homeschool curriculum Homesteading for single and busy paren…
 
Join Nicole and Camille from the Colorado Department of Health as they talk about the Colorado Crisis Services and how to get help with any mental health, substance use or emotional concern, either for you or someone you know. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to get help 24/7 during a mental health, substance use or emotional concern How to get guidance in su…
 
Join Nicole and Dave, owner of Crown Bees, as they talk about supporting native bees in your backyard! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Why native bees are vital to the environment The difference between native bees and honey bees How to support and raise native bees The difference between native bee houses OUR GUEST Dave was the former Director of Real Estate fo…
 
Join Nicole and Christy of Gardenerd as they talk about planning a garden! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to plan your garden Starting seeds Soil amendments What are cool weather crops Battling squash beetles What are biointensive gardens OUR GUEST Christy founded Gardenerd, where she teaches people how to grow their own food through classes, consulting, fo…
 
Join Nicole and Diana, founder of Scratch & Peck Feeds, as they talk about fermenting and sprouting chicken feed! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN What Diana feeds her chickens The difference between pellets, crumbles, and mash How to ferment feed How to sprout grains for chickens OUR GUEST Diana Ambauen-Meade is the founder of Scratch & Peck Feeds. Scratch and P…
 
Join Nicole and Jessica from First Saturday Lime as they talk about controlling odors and pests around the farm and garden! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to reduce smell in the chicken coop and stall Calcium supplement for chickens Keeping water free of algae Neutralizing cat urine in the garden Repelling pests in the garden and around the farm Lime as a s…
 
Join Nicole and Franchesca from Alchemist Farm as they talk about starting a Zero Waste lifestyle! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN Chickens as a positive ecological impact What is zero waste? How to implement a zero-waste lifestyle How to reduce waste and plastic on your home Why veganism may not be the answer OUR GUEST Franchesca is the head chicken wrangler at…
 
Join Nicole and Kevin Espiritu from Epic Gardening as they talk about gardening in a small space, including garden beds, edible houseplants, and hydroponics. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How to start small space gardens How to grow potatoes What is deep water culture hydroponics OUR GUEST Our guest today is Kevin Espiritu, owner of Epic Gardening. A self-proc…
 
Join Nicole and Michael Joshin Thiele of Apis Arborea as they talk about rewilding honey bees for preservation. WHAT YOU’LL LEARN How did Michael become a beekeeper? What is honey bee rewilding? Why is rewilding essential for bee preservation? What Michael believes to be the biggest threat to honey bees Adapting hives to better suit honey bees Ethi…
 
Join Nicole and Adrienne as they talk about common struggles when composting, the basic concepts and how to succeed in composting! WHAT YOU’LL LEARN The 3 common mistakes beginners make (myself included!) Components for successful composting Brown materials vs green materials Deterring wildlife and pests How to use compost Tips for using tumblers O…
 
Join Nicole and Chris from Great Lakes Hops as they talk about growing hops and the many benefits hops can offer, even if you don't want to brew your own beer! What You'll Learn Learn more about Great Lake Hops The amazing history of hops Different verities of hops Reasons to grow hops if you aren't a homebrewer Choosing hops for your climate (hot/…
 
Join Nicole and Anna from 90 Day Fiance as they talk about Anna's life as a beekeeper. What You'll Learn More about Anna's background in beekeeping How did Anna become a beekeeper? Anna's experience beekeeping in Mexico How Anna manages her apiary in Nebraska What have been Anna's biggest challenges in beekeeping Anna's tips for new beekeepers What…
 
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