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Jun 23, 2022

This week I’m joined by special guest, Andy Ciccone, host of The Poor Prole’s Almanac podcast.  He has lots of interesting ideas, and I’m so excited to have him share his knowledge and philosophy about land.

This episode, we discuss…

[1:48] Andy’s background and his podcast

[4:07] Culture and identity

[10:05] Land stewardship

[16:34] Native species vs. invasive species

[20:35] Reading the landscape

[23:08] Historical homes

[25:06] Representing your house or your land

[27:56] Learning about your soil

[31:25] Forest bathing

[33:05] An urban cage vs. a native habitat

[36:07] Learning from your community

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