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Blog entry by OregonBurls posted 280 days ago 1620 reads 0 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey everyone, It has been quite a ride this past 7 months. We have been prepping for a TV show on National Geographic Channel. They found us on Youtube which you guys had a big part in that. Whenever I would post a video on what I do, LJs would watch and the view counts would sore. Thanks you LJs that our vidoes have around 20,000 views of the burl hunter a month. This showed Half yard productions viability for the show and then National Geographic picked the show up.

Living large off the land is the production where there is going to be 3 companies that have unique jobs that live off the land, Oregon Burls being one of them. So stay tuned to my post and I will keep you guys updated on the progress of the show. The premier is set for January of this coming year and they will be shooting for the show this August-September.

thanks again for all your support and God bless
Greg
The Burl Hunter

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!



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JR_Dog

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#1 posted 279 days ago

Congrats on Nat Geo brotha; you can be I’ll be watch’n. Heading over to your website now to check for burls for my bangles and rings.

-JR_Dog

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#2 posted 279 days ago

Very cool!

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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mja979

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#3 posted 279 days ago

Awesome! I plan on recording that show.

-- Marcus Allred, Puzzle Creator, https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/787761497/902978828?token=8cf1bea4

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WayneC

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#4 posted 279 days ago

Looking forward to seeing the show.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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chrisstef

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#5 posted 279 days ago

Awesome Greg. Not too man folks out there can say they love their job. Even fewer can say enough people love the job you do enough to televise it. Ill be watching too!

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

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Hoakie

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#6 posted 279 days ago

Very cool indeed. Thanks for sharing, can’t wait to see the show

-- John H. [To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk. ~Edison]

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grizzman

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#7 posted 279 days ago

wow, this is great greg, the burl hunter is going to be a star…cant wait to see it, you deserve it…grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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BTimmons

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#8 posted 279 days ago

Better this than Ice Road Truckers! Congrats.

-- Brian in Arlington, TX

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mmh

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#9 posted 279 days ago

WOOOHOOO! That is so FANTASTIC! I love watching those type of shows that show hardworking people doing their thing! I will be first in line to watch!

It sure beats the dysfunctional ones that get paid for their antics while moaning and waiting for handouts.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#10 posted 279 days ago

Congratations my friend, hope you do well!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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OregonBurls

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#11 posted 279 days ago

Okay, I already have a correction. Just got the contract and the show will be called Dirty Money. Meaning that I have a dirty job that I make money with. LOL

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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lightweightladylefty

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#12 posted 279 days ago

Greg,

Congratulations! This is one of those rare times when I wish we had television here. We hope the show goes well for you.

L/W

-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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tefinn

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#13 posted 279 days ago

Sounds cool! Count me as one of the viewers!

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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SASmith

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#14 posted 278 days ago

Congrats.
Can’t wait.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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kody

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#15 posted 278 days ago

Sweet… Can’t wait.

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