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How the Government Shutdown Affects Preppers

How the Government Shutdown Affects Preppers

🕔08:03, 18.Jan 2019

The current government shutdown is the longest on record, having surpassed the 21-day shutdown of 1995-1996, during Bill Clinton’s presidency. According to what President Trump has publicly stated, as far as he’s concerned, the shutdown could go for months or

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18 Plants That Should Never Be Planted Together

18 Plants That Should Never Be Planted Together

🕔07:35, 17.Jan 2019

There are many reasons why certain plants should not be planted together. Sometimes it is a matter of height. For example, a tall tomato plant will steal the sun from smaller plants nearby. Or it could be a matter of

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How to Tell in 5 Minutes If It’s a Power Outage or an EMP and Get a Massive Head Start

How to Tell in 5 Minutes If It’s a Power Outage or an EMP and Get a Massive Head Start

🕔07:21, 15.Jan 2019

Would you know how to diagnose an EMP strike within five minutes of the event? Do you know the steps to take to be sure it’s not just a power outage? The threat of the EMP can come from the

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How to Build a Silencer for .308 Rifle

How to Build a Silencer for .308 Rifle

🕔07:47, 10.Jan 2019

This article was gladly contributed by author Andrew Garfield. .308 rifle is a most popular rifle across the shooters or hunter’s world. When it is about long-range shooting or hunting then .308 rifle is the top choice to the hunters

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My 5 Worst Fears For 2019

My 5 Worst Fears For 2019

🕔08:03, 7.Jan 2019

Traditionally this is a time for optimism, and we all have dreams and ambitions for what we’d like to see happening in 2019. I know I do, and whatever you’re hoping for next year, I hope it works out for

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How To Cook In A Cactus

How To Cook In A Cactus

🕔07:25, 3.Jan 2019

We all know the importance of keeping plenty of food on hand to get us through a crisis. Stockpiling food is usually the first thing that any of us do as preppers – and it’s something that we keep on

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BOB from the Dollar Store for $50

BOB from the Dollar Store for $50

🕔08:04, 25.Dec 2018

Let’s face it, prepping can be expensive. That one problem has kept a lot of people from prepping through the years. It also makes things difficult for those of us who have decided to go ahead and prep, even though

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10 Life Skills To Teach The Snowflakes

10 Life Skills To Teach The Snowflakes

🕔09:12, 24.Dec 2018

I guess every generation has had plenty to say – not much of it good – about the ones that come after it. Historians say people were doing that as long ago as Ancient Greece, and if every generation really

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The Best Fowls to Raise for SHTF – Quail, Guineafowl, Chicken, Turkey, Emu, etc.

The Best Fowls to Raise for SHTF – Quail, Guineafowl, Chicken, Turkey, Emu, etc.

🕔08:36, 18.Dec 2018

Survival livestock comes in a variety of breeds, types, and sizes. What you decide to raise to continue putting meat and eggs on your table during a SHTF situation likely depends both largely on your location and budget. Chickens, ducks,

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Dirty Little Prepping Secrets The Crap You Don’t Hear About

Dirty Little Prepping Secrets The Crap You Don’t Hear About

🕔07:31, 14.Dec 2018

I love prepping. I love being self-sufficient enough to produce most of what I need on a daily basis, and to know I can carry that on if there’s a crisis that disrupts food supplies. I love the feeling of

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Why You Should Put Peppers In Your Socks

Why You Should Put Peppers In Your Socks

🕔07:45, 10.Dec 2018

Keeping your feet warm is important to long-term foot health. As we get older, my husband and I have noticed that the circulation in our feet is poor and we need help keeping them warm in the winter. One cheap

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3 Things That Happened Just Before The Crisis Of 2008 That Are Happening Again Right Now

3 Things That Happened Just Before The Crisis Of 2008 That Are Happening Again Right Now

🕔08:39, 7.Dec 2018

This article was gladly contributed by author Michael Snyder from The Economic Collapse. Real estate, oil and the employment numbers are all telling us the same thing, and that is really bad news for the U.S. economy.  It really does appear that

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5 Ways Prepping Has Helped With My Retirement

5 Ways Prepping Has Helped With My Retirement

🕔08:04, 3.Dec 2018

For most Americans, retirement is one of the biggest worries they have. Giving yourself enough of an income when you don’t work anymore is a challenge. Building up the funds to last you through the rest of your life takes

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18 Vintage Homesteading Tools to Search for at Garage Sales

18 Vintage Homesteading Tools to Search for at Garage Sales

🕔07:46, 29.Nov 2018

I’ve discovered something that was rather surprising – that the ways we do things today aren’t necessarily the best ways to do them. As we look back in time we see that our ancestors had many ways of doing thing

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Homesteading After 60 What You Need To Know

Homesteading After 60 What You Need To Know

🕔09:54, 23.Nov 2018

My grandparents had a farm in Georgia, where they raised nearly everything they needed. I remember my grandmother telling me that they bought coffee, flour, and sugar. They raised most everything else. On weekends and in the summer, I helped

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