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How To Store Drinking Water For The Long Term

How To Store Drinking Water For The Long Term Having enough drinking water to survive an emergency situation should be top on everyone’s list. Fema suggest having about 3 weeks supply of drinking water on hand. That is a good amount but for the long term you need other solutions. Bottled water is probably the …

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How To Make A Still With A Pressure Cooker

How To Make A Still With A Pressure Cooker Knowing how to make a still could be really beneficial in an emergency situation. A still can do two things… Make alcohol and make dirty, unclean water and even salt water into water you can drink. There are numerous designs on how to make a still …

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How To Make An Earth Battery

How To Make An Earth Battery I knew from watching a documentary a few years ago that the ancient folks of Baghdad made batteries from earth. They are called the Baghdad batteries and have been dated to over 2000 years old. I don’t know why, but the documentary came in conversations so I decided to …

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Eating Well with Foraged Food

Eating Well with Foraged Food When we think of survival food, there are some standard meals that often come to mind: MREs, wild berries and roots, and wild-caught fish. It’s not the kind of spread that would impress your mother-in-law, that’s for sure. Well, I’m writing this to tell you that it doesn’t have to …

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How To Build An Earthbag Root Cellar For Cheap

How To Build An Earthbag Root Cellar For Cheap Root cellars are just fantastic. They were essentially the first refrigerators built. They can keep your fruit and vegetables good all year round by keeping your food 40 degrees lower than the summer temperature outside and in winter the root cellar will keep the food just …

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WARNING: Extreme Caution is Required Before Buying Emergency Foods

WARNING: Extreme Caution is Required Before Buying Emergency Foods I am not trying to say that buying emergency food is a bad thing. On the contrary, I think its one of the best investments you can make while prepping. I wrote an article the other week titled “Warning About MRE’s” which got me to do …

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Multifunctional Survival Hiking Pole

Multifunctional Survival Hiking Poles Keep You Alive In The Wild I personally do not hike so I do not own a hiking pole of any kind. I understand that they are used to help you keep your footing and balance while traversing steep inclines and rough terrains. So thinking about the usefulness of a pole …

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HexHog ATV For Wheelchair Users Who Want To Rough It

HexHog ATV For Wheelchair Users Who Want To Rough It I am not disabled or find it hard to walk places but if I had the cash I would so invest in one of these they look awesome and so versatile you can climb gradients up to 50% and go through shallow water with ease. …

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How To Choose The Right Rainwater Tank

How To Choose The Right Rainwater Tank I am sad to say that the subject of collecting your own rainwater is getting more and more controversial because states are starting to make this illegal. I have no idea why they are but I can guess it is down to money. As everything is these days. …

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The DIY Survival Fishing Kit

The DIY Survival Fishing Kit Having food stockpiled is obviously the best method of ensuring you have food in an emergency situation. Have you thought about what would you do if you got stranded away from your home or your home is destroyed? I know I have and being a city man and not being …

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