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Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics

Soilless Homestead Gardening Using Hydroponics Hydroponics is a fast growing way of gardening,  Hydroponicsis a subset of hydroculture and is a method of growing plants using mineral nutrient solutions, in water, without soil. I live in Nebraska and the soil here in Lincoln is black clay and it sucks to grow in. Hydroponics would be great …

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How To Survive If You Get Stranded In The Woods

How To Survive If You Get Stranded In The Woods Getting lost in the woods could happen to us all, even the most experienced people could get lost. Over at shtfdad.com they break down the basics and show you how to survive if you get stranded in the woods. Knowing the fundamentals of survival like, …

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How To Make A Survival Bow

How To Make A Survival Bow Knowing how to make a survival bow is a great skill set to have. Making one is so easy even your kids should learn this. Having a bow and arrow in an emergency will increase your chances of survival by a lot. In fact it could mean the difference …

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Build This Cob House For $3000

Build This Cob House For $3000 Building a cob house is second on my list after a log cabin. If I am honest with my self, a cob house should be first because they are easier to build and repair. Cob houses actually keep the temperature inside more regulated, thus saving valuable energy on cooling …

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The Best Fruits and Vegetables That Fight Dehydration

The Best Fruits and Vegetables That Fight Dehydration Dehydration is a killer! I want to share this article because from a survival standpoint this is great knowledge to have because if SHTF and you have no real source of water growing these fruits and veggies could help you and your family survive long enough to …

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Why You Need A Faraday Cage And How To Build One

Why You Need A Faraday Cage And How To Build One We all know am EMP strike could render our electronic devices useless. Did you know that you can actually prevent damage to your electronics by building a Faraday cage? They are really easy to build and actually won’t cost you a lot to make …

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Other Uses for MRE Heaters

Other Uses for MRE Heaters These flameless heaters also known as MRE heaters are really useful to have around in an emergency! They are fantastic at heating food with no fire and they are also great at so many other things! You will be so glad you read this article! MRE heaters work through a …

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5 DIY Laundry Detergent Recipes

5 DIY Laundry Detergent Recipes We all know that there is more than one way to skin a cat, the same can be said for laundry detergent. I found 5 great recipes that work and smell nice and that will save you hundreds of dollars a year! I have tried one of these recipes and …

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How To Make Papercrete

How To Make Papercrete Papercrete is the ultimate building material for preppers, homesteaders, and off grid living enthusiasts. Papercrete is easy and cheap to make. It also could solve your paper and cardboard recycling problems. You make these building blocks by using old paper or cardboard. The process to make papercrete is easy and if you …

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How To Make Your Own Wine With Fruits, Flowers & Veggies

How To Make Your Own Wine With Fruits, Flowers & Veggies If you are sick of buying wines that taste just OK, then consider making your own. Making wine is fun, easy and cheap! Not many of us realize you can make wine from pretty much any fruit, flowers and vegetables. My wife and I …

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How To: Herbal Migraine Remedy

How To: Herbal Migraine Remedy If you are looking at this post I presume you are looking for a natural way to stop migraines. I am glad you are here because this works for my wife. My wife suffers from crippling migraines that pills do not touch. I feel helpless when she has an attack. …

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Fishing Without Fishing Gear

Fishing Without Fishing Gear See how to catch fish without fishing gear in this pretty cool article from thereadystore.com. Fish have all you need to survive, caloric wise. They are full to the brim with omega 3 fatty acids and nutrients your body needs and probably the best of all, fish can be eaten raw if …

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How To Cook Full Meals On Your Car Engine

How To Cook Full Meals On Your Car Engine I wanted to share this awesome article with you. How to cook fill meals on your car engine. This blew my mind, I had never thought about this before, it literally had never even crossed my mind. Thinking outside of the box in a survival situation …

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How To Make And Hunt with a Paracord Sling

How To Make And Hunt with a Paracord Sling This how to make and hunt with a paracord sling is just pure genius, David killed Goliath with a sling so why wouldn’t we be able to kill some rabbits or squirrels with one. I personally have never tried hunting this way, I have seen others …

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How To Build A Compost Tumbler Bucket

How To Build A Compost Tumbler Bucket This tutorial shows you how to build a compost tumbler bucket system for very little money. If you are lucky enough to have a garden, you need to have a compost tumbler, they are easy to make, cheap to build and can make compost very quickly. You can …

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