Episode 133: Advice for Running an Event on Your Land

Today, I will walk through areas to address if you plan to host an event or workshop so that you set yourself up for success and I will share what I learned as a seasoned event planner from last year’s spring workshop.

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Tales from the Prepper Pantry

  • AP system update
  • Been gone a lot so not cruising through the stores as fast as I would like
  • Potato update 
  • Pottage is up for tomorrow…

Stump the Sauce


  • How to use up too much BBQ sauce



Operation Independence

  • Dryer Installation
  • Pump House Repair (A Note on living in the country and producing your own water)
  • Duplex is about ready

Main topic of the show: Tips for Running a successful Workshop on Your Land


  1. Start planning way before you think you have to. This has been in the works since June 2018
  2. Find great speakers
  3. Build a solid event team
  4. Safety and Security
  5. Systems (registration, check in, parking, camping, meals, sessions, Zello, Slack, Google Docs, Nametags)
  6. Make it an experience – it is not just some folks learning about rocket mass heaters it is

Make it a great week!

Song: Dr. Feeley, Dr. Skinner by Sauce

Advisory Board

The Booze Whisperer

The Tactical Redneck

Chef Brett

Samantha the Savings Ninja

Shawn Mills