AgArts Podcast: A Nail Pulling Party

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Season #2, Episode 39: A Nail Pulling Party

Host Mary Swander puts out a call to listeners for critter stories and gives instructions to make a pitch on the website: www. Swander tells the story of Old Order Amish neighbor Abram Yutzy demolishing a damaged room with just a hammer. Eventually, his large family joins him to pull the nails from the boards and romp with Swander’s puppy. Reflections on waste, co-operation and living in a communal society. Ask Ruby segment on “Amish Paradise” and harmonica bands.

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Today’s episode was produced and mixed by Rick Brewer of Brewhaha Audio Productions.