Water and Water Storage

Water is the Most Important Survival Basic Clean water is something that we all take for granted. We turn on the faucet and there it...

Top 10 Herbs To Grow In Your Survival Garden

Herbs have been used for centuries to sooth and to heal.  According to Wikipedia: "Herbs have long been used as the basis of traditional Chinese...

8 Vegetables You Can Harvest In Just One Month

Let’s face it: gardening can be challenging. The idea of waiting weeks and weeks for produce to be ready seems disheartening. This is particularly true...

Harvesting Seeds For Storage

If left to them their own devices, fleshy fruits naturally fall to the earth, where some of their seeds sprout when spring arrives again....

Growing potatoes in a potato barrel, a 50-gallon trash can or a whiskey barrel makes sense. Soil is easily added, potatoes are quickly planted,...

Consider These 10 Things Before Building a Root Cellar

Imagine being able to enjoy fresh, organic produce year-round. Now imagine the same without having to pay outrageous off-season grocery store or farmer's market...

17 Wild Edibles You Can Find In The City

When foraging for wild edibles there are a few things you should keep in mind. First, make sure you always know the plants you...

Top Producing Chickens

For many people the main incentive of raising backyard chickens is a fresh supply of eggs. I still remember walking down to my chickens’...

How To Fix 4 Common Soil Problems

The key to a healthy soil with balanced nutrients may be easier and more complicated than you thought. It’s not just about spraying the right...

Container Gardening: The Survivalist Garden

Nearly all types of vegetables that you grow in a backyard garden can be grown in a container. A window sill, a patio, a...

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