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Compost Isn’t the Only Use for Veggie Peelings

Compost Isn’t the Only Use for Veggie Peelings

If it hadn’t been for the tried and tested methods my mother passed down to me we really would have had times when the kids went to bed hungry or as a family we suffered from malnutrition!

Could This Be the Perfect Generator for Preppers?

Could This Be the Perfect Generator for Preppers?

These machines are extremely versatile, very small and quiet, simple, and pretty cheap and easy to build. In fact, if there were a cataclysmic collapse of civilization, this is the one engine that anyone could build from scrap.

Why You Should Worry About Mosquitos

Why You Should Worry About Mosquitos

Chikungunya is spreading fast. In the last few hours news articles have started to pop up concerning a major outbreak in Colombia, and meetings are taking place to strengthen the US response to the threat along the US-Mexican border.

“Seeds are the forgotten heroes of food—and of life itself” —Christopher Cook. Photo: beneketaro (CC-BY-20)

Seed Libraries Fight for the Right to Share

Sharing these wellsprings of sustenance may sound innocuous enough, yet this increasingly popular exchange—and wider seed access—is up against a host of legal and economic obstacles.

Fear and Prepping

Fear and Prepping

What’re you afraid of?

3 Tips to Ensure Perpetual Food Supply

3 Tips to Ensure Perpetual Food Supply

There is no such thing as over-preparation when it comes to your food supply. Don’t wait until the last minute to position yourself and your family for long-term survivability.

Landing Strips, Farms and Hideaways: Secret Escapes of the Elite: “The Rich Are Worried and They Should Be”

Landing Strips, Farms and Hideaways: Secret Escapes of the Elite: “The Rich Are Worried and They Should Be”

Maybe you don’t have the millions (and billions) these ultra wealthy tycoons do, but if you know what is good for you, you too should be making preparations to lay low and survive whatever it is that these insiders see coming down the pipeline.

Be Anti-Fragile: Prepare Modern but Practice Primitive

Be Anti-Fragile: Prepare Modern but Practice Primitive

The skills that give you options when modern gear fails will be of the primitive type.

Five Self-Defense Tricks That Could Save Your Life

Five Self-Defense Tricks That Could Save Your Life

No one plans on being attacked in the course of their daily routine but the reality is that danger could find you anywhere and at any time. When you find yourself in a precarious situation, do you know how to defend yourself?

8 Checks to Run Before Firing Your New Gun

8 Checks to Run Before Firing Your New Gun

Many potential issues can be resolved or avoided if they are identified before the trigger is pressed. Here are a few important steps to take before loading a new gun or a used gun you have never fired.

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