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Know What Plants You Can (and Can’t) Eat When SHTF

Know What Plants You Can (and Can’t) Eat When SHTF If you take a good look at your yard, you will find many different edible weeds that can be eaten in salads, made into tea or used for health purposes. However, this information can help you wherever you are, be it in a city or …

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How To Turn One Garlic Bulb Into Lots Of Garlic Bulbs

How To Turn One Garlic Bulb Into Lots Of Garlic Bulbs Not many of us know this little trick, you can actually have unlimited garlic from just one organic bulb! Saving you a lot of money over the year. I knew you could do this, I just never actually looked to see if it was …

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The Cattail – The Super Walmart Of The Swamp

The Cattail – The Super Walmart Of The Swamp The Cattail is truly one amazing survival plant. It pretty much grows anywhere in America and knowing this information could save your life. I can think of no other North American plant that is more useful than the cattail. This wonderful plant is a virtual gold …

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How to Pickle Anything (no canning necessary)

How to Pickle Anything (no canning necessary) Pickling is not only great fun, it’s really good for you to eat the foods you pickle. Great to stockpile for a SHTF situation or if you just want to save money on your grocery bill. When most people hear “pickle” they probably think of the classic sour …

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How to Grow Onions the Easy Way

How to Grow Onions the Easy Way See how to grow onions the easy way. This method means you could have onions growing well into the fall. I never knew that you could grow onions from “starters” I always thought you had to get the seeds and then wait forever for them to grow. I …

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How to Make Hardtack

How To Make Hardtack Hardtack is a thick cracker made from flour, salt, and water. What makes it different from other crackers is that it lasts for several years as long as you keep it dry. Because of that, it used to be very popular among sailors and soldiers, especially during the Civil War. It …

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DIY Off the Grid Cooking and Refrigeration

DIY Off the Grid Cooking and Refrigeration We as an entire nation are very accustomed to the everyday appliances that we are afforded to use. These include refrigerators, microwaves, stoves, ovens, and more that are almost constantly at our disposal. Most of the time, we don’t even notice how dependent we are on them, as …

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Ways To Keep Meat Without Refrigeration

Five Ways To Keep Meat Without Refrigeration Having meat in your food storage is the best thing you could do as this will provide you and your family with vital protein, vitamins, minerals and calories you need to survive. The biggest issue with storing meat is relying on the electricity to keep your meat cold …

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How to Properly Store Onions, Garlic, & Shallots

How To Properly Store Onions, Garlic, & Shallots I grow my own onions, garlic and shallots and if I am honest, I throw away 30% of them because they go off before I can eat them. My onions are ready to be harvested so I went on the hunt for a great old fashioned way …

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Six Primitive Traps For Catching Food In The Woods

Six Primitive Traps For Catching Food In The Woods If you do find yourself in the wilderness and need food, there are a lot of ways to fill the plate for dinner. Now, I will be the first to say that using primitive methods like this are not the easiest thing in the world. People …

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