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After watching recent events unfold and speaking to family and friends, my wife and I decided to start prepping. Preparedness is a big part of our lives now and I would be honored to share some knowledge with you. Here at SHTF Prepping & Homesteading Central we gather the best prepping, survival, homesteading and DIY articles from around the web. - "Those who prepare today will survive tomorrow."

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Tracking And Counter Tracking 101

Tracking And Counter Tracking 101 - All you ever need to know about tracking and counter tracking right here. Save, print and bookmark.

Imagine losing your child in the woods. Would they be capable of finding their way back to you or back to camp? Depending on their age they may or may not. Now imagine you lose your child and there are …

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After the Socialist Nightmare in Venezuela: What do the People Need

Create a Collapse Supply List Based on the Things They Are Out of in Venezuela — If you think an economic disaster can’t strike the US, you need look no further than Venezuela to confirm that it can happen anywhere, and that when it does, it’s absolutely shocking.

Another nation falls to socialism. There is no getting around what this situation in Venezuela is all about. Some people think it could have been initiated by the United States.  If you know how the country was run you would …

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How To Make Homemade Butter With Your Kitchen Mixer

How To Make Homemade Butter With Your Kitchen Mixer - You may already know that you can make butter in a mason jar or something similar, but that method only produces enough butter for a couple slices of toast. What if you had a big family or a party coming up? This is your project!

Sweet cream butter is a true gift. Its something we all have in our fridge and in this modern world we take for granted.  Image Credit: kitchen-tested.com You know, we take a lot of food production for granted. Its just …

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How To Use Bamboo For Survival

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Bamboo is cheap, awesome and invasive. And… it could save your life in an emergency situation. I would consider planting some before it’s to late! And while you’re waiting for it to grow, let’s look at ways to use bamboo …

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Survival And Prepping Tips For Serious Preppers

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If you’re serious about keeping your family safe during disasters, you’ll want to keep these survival and prepping tips filed away in a good (handy) place. While some may not work in your area or be applicable to you, there …

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How To Clean Your Mattress Naturally

You can use natural cleaning products which do the same job without being exposed to nasty chemicals. If you want to sleep in a bed or mattress that is clean, free of chemicals and smells good, check out these tips on how to clean your mattress naturally.

With shifting weather conditions or seasonal changes, your mattress endures dust, perspiration, hair, drool, skin oil, temperature changes, and worse! This is why it needs a deep cleaning to keep it fresh and smelling good. Likewise, learning how to clean …

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Balancing OPSEC and Prepping

Balancing OPSEC and Prepping - Understanding OPSEC completely requires understanding things like indicators, vulnerability, risk, patterns, and so on. The OPSEC process can be quite complicated at first. Luckily, I have a great article you should check out that explains it using examples a prepper can use, and does it in a way that you'll get the basics in just a few minutes.

The Ying and the Yang of it all is very interesting. What are we doing with all this stocking of food and layering of ammunition?  It can all seem very out of proportion when you get down to it. That …

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Why Preppers Struggle to Plan

SPG 015: 4 Reasons Why Preppers Don’t Have a Strategic Plan - The great part about this article is that it also features a podcast to go along with it. Sometimes great information can better be used when it comes through audio and through the written form. A podcast is one of the best ways to kick back and learn about something.

There are many ways that a prepper can fall short. It’s not easy to get yourself and the people you love ready for some terrible disaster that is mostly unknown to you. It’s quite the Nostradamic undertaking.  However, simple planning …

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How To Salvage A Lawn Mower for Survival Materials

How To Salvage A Lawn Mower for Survival Materials - Did you know a run of the mill lawnmower has a lot of survival materials waiting to be scavenged? I didn't either until I read the article! It really makes you think outside the box and the more knowledge you have the better your chances of survival.

Did you know a run of the mill lawnmower has a lot of survival materials waiting to be scavenged? Most Americans have no idea what makes up the tools and products they use each day. They also dont understand the …

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Here’s How a Massive Cyberattack Could Happen To Us

Here’s How a Massive Cyberattack Could Happen To Us - We are in the very infancy of this hacking situation. The capabilities of hackers will grow and we will be left to deal with the consequences. If their abilities grow exponentially the average person will be left out to dry while the larger government agencies struggle to get their sensitive information under wraps.

You might think that the attacks on retailers or the current ransomware virus that is spreading throughout the net are small pennies. You may think that these attacks do not have the potential to cause any real harm. You may …

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