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The Complete Ravenous Farmer Season 3 Is Now LIVE

  "Dig in the Dirt Until It Hurts©" - Written, performed, and recorded by Mattie J. Bamman It's been three years since my wife and I left the city for the back-to-the-land lifestyle in Midcoast Maine, and I think it's safe to say Ravenous Farmer is no longer an experiment. My wife and I have really settled into the back-to-the-land community, which is thriving here today. Nothing showed me this more than a mushroom inoculation workshop led by my now friend and bandmate Teddy Mattson of  Dirtgoat Permaculture . As I was drilling holes into hardwood logs and stuffing them with mushroom spores, I happened to mention my affinity for death metal. Well, it turned out Teddy has also played in metal bands [ Beast Machine ] and is obsessed with healing the land through hugelkultur/lasagna gardening.   Even behind pandemic masks, connections were made, and they continue through a communal work party group called The Permablasters that we’ve started here in the Belfast area. The

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