• Urban Homestead Radio Podcast: Tom Fair Interview

    In this episode, the Dervaes Family interview singer and songwriter Tom Fair who’s been friends of the family for many years. Tom is the writer of The Urban Homestead Theme Song, has performed at past Sunday night Hootenannies. We’d love to hear your feedback. Please leave ratings/reviews and comment what

  • Urban Homestead Podcast: 16 Years Online

    In this episode, the Dervaes Family discuss when they first started blogging about their journey online sixteen years ago. Before Google and blogging was even a thing, the Dervaes Family were keeping track of the daily/weekly homestead happenings online. They still share their stories with you today via their blog

  • Urban Homestead Radio: Interview with Glenda Lehman

    In this episode, the Dervaes Family interview their first official podcast sponsor and long time favorite sustainable supply company, Glenda Lehman Ervin of Lehman’s in Kidron, OH. Discover this amazing company and it’s long time sustainability message and culture along for yourself. Lehman’s is determined to keep skills and tools

  • Urban Homestead Radio: Interview with Karen Hirsch ‘Bread Lady of Pasadena’

    Welcome to the Urban Homestead Radio podcast! In this episode, the Dervaes Family interviews Karen Hirsch “The Bread Lady of Pasadena” of Apron Strings Community Bake Shop. Learn the secrets of making high quality breads, especially the ancient secrets of sourdough bread and its health benefits. We’d love to hear

  • Urban Homestead Radio: Summertime on the Urban Homestead

    In this episode, the Dervaes Family share the state of crop rotations on the farm, the challenges of the summer heat, how to handle summer pests, and much more.   We’d love to hear your feedback. Please leave ratings/reviews and comment what you think and what you’d like us to

  • Urban Homestead Radio: Dinner with the Dervaes Family

    In this episode, the Dervaes Family open their home to friends and neighbors for a beautiful meal and friendly gathering. Listen in as the amazing food grown right at the Urban Homestead is enjoyed and hear all the interesting, funny, and exciting stories everyone shares. We’d love to hear your

  • GoSun Oven Review

    The cool people over at GoSun Stove gave us one of their Solar Ovens to test out and provide feedback. Check out our video to see what we thought and how to get 10% off your very own GoSun Solar Oven. (Giveaway coming soon!)

  • Urban Homestead Radio: Interview with Gabriel Ruiz of Apple Tree Lane Farm

    Welcome to the Urban Homestead Radio podcast! In this episode, the Dervaes Family fellow local farmer, Gabriel Ruiz, from Apple Tree Lane Farms in Cherry Valley, CA. Hear about how he got started and overcame all the challenges of starting a thriving farm from scratch, and how he works with

  • Urban Homestead Radio: Questions, Tips, and More!

    Welcome to the Urban Homestead Radio podcast! In this episode, the Dervaes Family starts answering questions from fellow gardeners from around the world, sharing how their garden is blossoming this year, giving tips on raising animals, lots of tips for homesteading, talking about the children they teach, explaining the importance

  • Urban Homestead Radio: Homestead Updates and Growing Up Vegetarian

    In this episode, the Dervaes Family shares the challenges of growing up vegetarian before it was cool, summer crop rotations, food allergies, and much more!   We’d love to hear your feedback. Please leave ratings/reviews and comment what you think and what you’d like us to share.  THANK YOU to our podcast patrons