21 episodes

Self-Sufficiency Made Simple podcast is here to share practical tips and hacks helping you overcome confusion about how to grow your own yummy food, keep healthy and happy chickens and even venture into the world of bees. And, do it all in your own backyard. Your host Jo Flintham from SoH Farmlet is all about making things simple, fun and easy in the garden. With over 10 years of food growing experience and lessons, Jo shares how to start where you are with what you have to create your own self-sufficient source of food in any space and enjoy an endless source of homegrown goodness.

Self-Sufficiency Made Simpl‪e‬ Jo Flintham: Self-sufficient hobby farmer and podcaster

    • Home & Garden
    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Self-Sufficiency Made Simple podcast is here to share practical tips and hacks helping you overcome confusion about how to grow your own yummy food, keep healthy and happy chickens and even venture into the world of bees. And, do it all in your own backyard. Your host Jo Flintham from SoH Farmlet is all about making things simple, fun and easy in the garden. With over 10 years of food growing experience and lessons, Jo shares how to start where you are with what you have to create your own self-sufficient source of food in any space and enjoy an endless source of homegrown goodness.

    Seed Saving Facts

    Seed Saving Facts

    Gardeners have been saving seeds for thousands of years. First for food security, then to preserve the best varieties and more recently to ensure biodiversity.  Now it is for all 3 reasons. Full show notes at www.sohfarmlet.com.au/podcast

    • 28 min
    Interview with Rachelle Winter from twomuddyboots.com

    Interview with Rachelle Winter from twomuddyboots.com

    I am excited!. This week I had my very first podcast interviewee on the Podcast, & it was AWESOME.

    Rachelle Winter from Two Muddy Boots blog joined me & we had an amazing conversation. 
    We talked about
    - Connecting with nature
    - Growing food
    - Imperfect gardens 
    - Soil health and compost
    -‍ Farming practices
    - Passion for saving the world & more!
    So grab a cuppa or a wine, if it's that time, settle in for about an hour and enjoy a conversation that I know you will love.
    sohfarmlet.com.au

    • 59 min
    Connection Between Gardening and Wellbeing

    Connection Between Gardening and Wellbeing

    This episode is going to be a little bit 'Woo'. I am all about the Woo and anyone who knows me understands that I make decisions and take actions based on my intuition.

    I know for many gardeners that their garden is their sanctuary, their happy place. It is the space they go to when they feel out of kilter or when they need to not people any more. 

    Being in nature, in your garden can boost your good vibrations and increase happiness.

    More information www.sohfarmlet.com.au/podcast

    • 15 min
    8 Common Herbs with Medicinal Properties

    8 Common Herbs with Medicinal Properties

    Medical herbs have been used for eons. Some now see it as outdated and others swear and even rely on the power of healing herbs. Wherever you sit on this scale there’s no denying that some plants, especially herbs have properties that can aid in the all-round treatment of ailments and injuries. 

    Many of the common herbs that we use for flavours in teas and food have medicinal qualities that many of us aren’t aware of. 
    More information www.sohfarmlet.com.au/podcast

    • 23 min
    Move It On - Crop Rotation

    Move It On - Crop Rotation

    Growing annuals come with it's own set of challenges. Crop rotation done right can help to reduce these challenges. This week I am sharing a really simple crop rotation system that I will be implementing into my garden.
    Full show notes www.sohfarmlet.com.au

    • 12 min
    My Autumn ToDo List

    My Autumn ToDo List

    We have just transitioned into Autumn. The air is cooler, the colours are changing and the abundance from the summer harvests still being picked. Now is a great time for some regrouping and preparation as well as getting those cool weather plants in. 

    There are 7 things I do over autumn that help my garden stay productive and prepare for winter and the following spring. 

    Full show notes www.sohfarmlet.com.au

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
5 Ratings

5 Ratings

Tall Poppy-Jo Flintham ,

Test review

This is a test account review. If you are enjoying the podcast please leave a rating and review

Des head ,

Love the perennials episode

Been surrounded by these types of trees and plants when I was a kid, now I know there’s so much more I could do with them. Thanks Jo, and I love lemongrass !!! for everything!

Ant the SOH Farmlet Hubby ,

Great tips and tricks

Hey Babe great tips and tricks for me to use when I am helping you. I love seeing these little gems pop up throughout our garden.

Top Podcasts In Home & Garden