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6 Items You Should Probably Not Stockpile Long-Term

6 Items You Should Probably Not Stockpile Long-Term

🕔07:24, 17.May 2019

We’ve all found how difficult building a survival stockpile can be. There are so many choices and decisions to make, that it’s easy to take a wrong steer somewhere along the way. Everyone has their own idea of what’s the

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39 Items You Can Compost

39 Items You Can Compost

🕔06:42, 14.May 2019

There are excellent reasons why you should make compost at home instead of throwing away your rubbish. Finding space for landfills is becoming a worldwide challenge, and throwing away rubbish that could become compost is like throwing away money. Compost

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Is It Legal To Go Off The Grid In Your State?

Is It Legal To Go Off The Grid In Your State?

🕔08:33, 10.May 2019

Living off grid is not illegal in any of the 50 states – at least not technically. There are many simple off the grid living activities you can do anywhere, but some of the most essential infrastructure aspects of disconnecting

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8 Medicinal Plants You Can Grow Indoors

8 Medicinal Plants You Can Grow Indoors

🕔07:50, 3.May 2019

Growing medicinal plants indoors vastly increases your ability to cultivate a comprehensive survival apothecary. Starting healing herb and plant seeds indoors is always a great idea, but there is so very much more you can cultivate than the typical native

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How To Make Sauerkraut – The Most Effective Probiotic

How To Make Sauerkraut – The Most Effective Probiotic

🕔06:15, 30.Apr 2019

If you like  cabbage and want better gut health, you’re in luck. Sauerkraut is not only tasty, and very inexpensive, but it also works as a great probiotic. Like other fermented foods, it can boost your intestinal flora by adding

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Bean and Rice Survival Soup – Easy and Adaptable Recipe

Bean and Rice Survival Soup – Easy and Adaptable Recipe

🕔11:06, 26.Apr 2019

I wanted to share this bean and rice survival soup recipe, because it’s an inexpensive and easy one to prep, store, and make when you’re ready to use it. Once it’s in the jar and stored, you will only need

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Ammo Storage Tips Every Prepper Should Know

Ammo Storage Tips Every Prepper Should Know

🕔07:56, 22.Apr 2019

A lot of people think being a prepper is all about stocking up on supplies. True enough, you can’t be very prepared without building up stockpiles of essentials – but that’s only half the battle. Once you’ve got it you

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The SHTF Diet: Minimum Food And Water Supply For 3 Months

The SHTF Diet: Minimum Food And Water Supply For 3 Months

🕔08:53, 18.Apr 2019

Most prepper sites – including ours – have plenty articles on building up an emergency food reserve. The reason is obvious, of course; food is one of the core essentials of survival, and if you don’t have enough to get

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Urbanites Moving To Rural Paradise Ruining It For The Locals

Urbanites Moving To Rural Paradise Ruining It For The Locals

🕔08:03, 11.Apr 2019

People from the city regions with their urban ideas can make it difficult or disrupt the way of life for those who live rural. What do I mean by that? In my view there are two primary contributing factors: Cities

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15 Pieces of Crucial Urban Survival Gear

15 Pieces of Crucial Urban Survival Gear

🕔07:05, 8.Apr 2019

Disasters are not planned but they must be prepared for. Urban areas are predisposed to both natural and man-made crises. Ask yourself where you’d be if a disaster were to strike. It is probable that you’ll be at home, workplace

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Cheap Foods That You Can Buy At A Mormon Cannery

Cheap Foods That You Can Buy At A Mormon Cannery

🕔07:23, 4.Apr 2019

Most preppers don’t realize it, but the Mormons, otherwise known as The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints are big on prepping. They don’t call it that and they’re definitely not the Doomsday Prepper sort, but strongly believe

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Why You Should Place Matches In Your Plant Pots

Why You Should Place Matches In Your Plant Pots

🕔08:38, 2.Apr 2019

If someone tells you to put striker matches in potted plants to help them grow, you might think it’s a superstition—but there’s science behind this old wives’ tale. By pushing a few match heads into the soil around potted plants,

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20 Survival Uses For Chapstick

20 Survival Uses For Chapstick

🕔05:24, 1.Apr 2019

While Chapstick might be one of the most common items on the market, it can be co opted for a number of survivals uses. You can find Chapstick at nearly every retailer in existence and most people have a tube

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Top 13 Prepping And Survival Items You Can Find At Farm Auctions

Top 13 Prepping And Survival Items You Can Find At Farm Auctions

🕔12:59, 25.Mar 2019

Farm auctions are one of my favorite places to search for prepping tools and survival gear. I frequently hit yard sales and flea markets for inexpensive preps, like sheets and curtains to turn into fabric, fishing gear, and boots with

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The Three Sister Garden Plans: How To Get The Most Out Of Every Square Foot

The Three Sister Garden Plans: How To Get The Most Out Of Every Square Foot

🕔11:14, 22.Mar 2019

The Three Sisters Garden plan has seen a resurgence in popularity across the country thanks to the tried and true results. The crops which comprise the trio grown together in these space saving gardens that do not require chemical fertilizers

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