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Foraging for a Coffee Replacement After SHTF

Two Wild Alternatives to Coffee - This process of identification and the recipe for these two wild alternatives to coffee is written up by one of the best authors on the topic of outdoor survival. You will find both pretty easy to identify and when you get comfortable with foraging and roasting them the drink will be part of your outdoor arsenal as well.

The dawn of a new workday brings many things to the forefront. Kids have to be ushered to and fro, reports completed, meetings held or postponed and all the while we must carry on as the survivors we are. Image …

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DIY Buckskin Foraging Bag

DIY Buckskin Foraging Bag - Do you know how to work with deerskin to create things like shoes or clothing. Deer skin has been used as clothing for a very long time. This means it will be effective in an emergency as well!

At the highest levels of preparedness you find that much of survival comes down to being able to process various types of materials. What types of materials can you work with and what can you make out of them? There …

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Survival Foraging Across the Ozark Highlands Trail, Part 1: Countdown to Paranoia

Survival Foraging Across the Ozark Highlands Trail, Part 1: Countdown to Paranoia - The idea of foraging and actually foraging for survival are two different things. When you are talking about foraging you can speak of things like lemon sorrel and small bits of leaf that taste good but don't fill you by any means. This is an article about survival foraging and making the most of what the earth provides.

Foraging is great and its a skill that you should learn. You shouldn’t just learn it for the end of days either. You should learn it because we all deserve to understand the world around us. Not just the world …

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Foraging Wild Edibles – Most Popular Foods to Forage

Foraging Wild Edibles – Most Popular Foods to Forage - This is a great article that can offer you up some knowledge on the subject of wild edibles. Of course, knowledge is only one part of the puzzle. If you are going to truly take advantage of this thing you need to get out there and find them, process them, cook them and eat them.

Over millennia our ancestors died and suffered learning which plants they could eat in tough times and which they couldn’t. The landscape has changed much since then but people have kept important information about edible plants alive. Strangely enough our …

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Foraging Wild Raspberries

Foraging Wild Raspberries - Lets be honest about foraging for a minute, its kind of a drag. Most times of the year you can find yourself eating things that are either not that tasty or not that filling. Of course, in a survival situation this skill will make all the difference and you will get great nutrition for wild grown leafy greens and other edibles.

Lets be honest about foraging wild raspberries for a minute, its kind of a drag. Most times of the year you can find yourself eating things that are either not that tasty or not that filling. Of course, in a survival …

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Wild Coffee Substitute- Foraging For Cleavers

Wild Coffee Substitute- Foraging For Cleavers - This is an article about a plant called cleavers. This is something that can be foraged and used as a supplement for coffee. If you are going to see what foraging for cleavers takes and what its like, than sink into this article.

Can you imagine a life without coffee. Now we are talking about a serious apocalypse! If you have a family and children you know just how important it is to have that coffee break. Well, most coffees come from far …

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How to Not Die While Wildcrafting: 15 Rules for Foraging Safely

How to Not Die While Wildcrafting: 15 Rules for Foraging Safely - While the wild is not nearly as dangerous as many people think, there are still things that can make your day turn into a bad one.

The benefits of foraging and learning about the benefits of all things that grow in the wild are endless. Now, even with all the books in the world you are still going to struggle with identification and usage if you …

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Japanese Knotwood-Foraging And Using It

Japanese Knotwood-Foraging And Using It - This is a great article that offers up methods for foraging this wild edible as well as several different ways to use it. To me the plant was reminiscent of rhubarb and there are tons of uses for that.

Along the banks of many streams, all across America there is a little bamboo looking stalk that shows up in Spring. The head protrudes from the dirt and looks almost alien. This is the Japanese knot  weed. There are lots …

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Foraging For CrabApples (Plus How To Use Them!)

Foraging For CrabApples (Plus How To Use Them!) - This article offers up a method for foraging these crab apples and a method to put them to use. As you will find, everything in our world can be put to some use or another. If you are dealing with some type of food that can be foraged you have to know how to process them.

The weapon of neighborhood children, crab apples are one of those things that we all know about. You might even have ugly memories about these things. I am sure you would never have thought to eat them. One of your …

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Preppers Basic Guide To Urban Foraging

  Imagine moving to an alien planet. Imagine that the planet was filled with foods that were completely safe to eat and highly nutritious. Now imagine you had no idea which ones they were. For most people in this world, …

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