Preparedness

How to Survive a Nuclear Attack

How to Survive a Nuclear Attack – The Skills You Need to Stay Alive

Since nuclear weapons (aka nukes, nuclear bombs, atomic bombs) were first used during WWII, the world has been asking itself how to survive a nuclear attack. Now, with nuclear threats popping up around the world, Google searches for how to survive a nuclear attack are on the rise. Surviving a nuclear attack requires initial planning, …

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Making Traps and Snares

Making Traps and Snares – Ancient Techniques That Still Work Today (with Diagrams)

Trapping has existed for at least 6000 years but the modern-day leghold style traps weren’t invented until about 400 years ago (and were first designed to catch poachers, not animals). Before that, it was only those who learned the art and science of making traps and snares that that was able to collect game for …

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Urban Gardening Container Ideas

Urban Gardening Container Ideas (Tips for Small, Medium and Large Spaces!)

Growing a garden is a great way of supplementing food stores with something that can be sustainable year after year. Urban container gardening is the practice of growing plants in containers rather than in the ground. Urban areas normally have very few plots suitable for gardening so growing plants in containers allow those in the …

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Greenhouse Growing Month by Month

Greenhouse Growing Month by Month – A Complete Greenhouse Growing Schedule

Go right to our monthly greenhouse growing table. Month Plants Actions January In January we can begin planting frost tolerant plants. Potatoes, beets, leafy salad greens, Swiss chard, spinach, bulb onions, turnips, radishes, and carrots. Beets and carrots can be transplanted repeatedly from March to September. Bulb onions can be transplanted as early as January. …

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Overrated Prepper Advice

Overrated Prepper Advice – Are these 5 Pieces of Prepper Advice Overrated?

I recently read an article discussing what the writer believed were the 5 most overrated pieces of prepper advice. Some of their suggestions made sense, but there were some things in there that just doesn’t sit well with me. This isn’t me bashing another prepping site. I’ve read several articles on the same site and found …

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