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How to Dehydrate Bananas

close-up of banana slices on a dehydrator tray

Bananas are the most popular fruit on the market today. They are tropical fruits that require a specific growing climate to have success. Knowing how to dehydrate bananas will give you access to them year-round. Do you know what a …

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9 Methods of Food Preservation You Need to Know

9 Methods of Food Preservation You Need to Know - This is a great little article about 9 methods for food preservation. These are all very important and you must take the time to get to know them. Don't lean on preservations you have never tried in times of crises.

You cannot grow food in the snow and you cannot make fresh meat last forever without refrigeration. These are the two best arguments to offer someone who doesn’t think that food perseveration is important. You have to be realistic about …

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How To Make Dandelion Wine

How To Make Dandelion Wine - Dandelions are weeds that grow pretty much anywhere, for years I always thought of them as annoying weeds that just grew where ever they liked, ruining my lush green lawn. now I am a prepper, I have changed my mind... you can eat them, make tea with them and like this post, make wine with them.

Dandelion wine is probably the best tasting wine you can make at home! Dandelions will be everywhere pretty soon. See how to make a batch and take advantage of the first batch of dandelions. Dandelions are weeds that grow pretty …

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Delicious Camping Food Ideas and Recipes For Your Next Trip

Kettle full of mushrooms cooking on a campfire

If you find yourself off the grid, either by choice or by circumstance, you’ll need to cook meals without the usual conveniences found in the home. The easiest solution can be to open a can and heat something over a …

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12 Yummy Meal in a Jar Recipes

12 Yummy Meal In A Jar Recipes - The good thing about these recipes is they’re all dehydrated or pasta type foods and once properly sealed should last up to, 2 or 3 years. If not longer if stored in the correct setting.

I got to thinking about the dry food I have stockpiled and how I could utilize some of that to save money. I searched high and low for a great meal in a jar recipes my family and I would …

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How to Eat a Cattail (with Recipes!)

How To Eat A Cattail And A Few Recipes -- If you know how to eat a cattail correctly, you could have a great source of nutrients and much needed energy if SHTF! They also can be used for cordage and other survival uses too.

If you know how to eat a cattail correctly, you could have a great source of nutrients and much-needed energy if SHTF! Otherwise known as “cat o’ nine tails”. they also can be used for cordage and other survival uses, …

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How to Make Bannock: the Survival Food Rich in Vitamin C

How to Make Bannock the Survival Food Rich in Vitamin C - This is an article about the survival food and nearly ancient bread called bannock. This is a food that is very simple to make and can last for a very long time. With the introduction of a few ingredients you can also make this long shelf life food work for things like Vitamin C.

Survival foods are always gonna come down to 2 things. These are calories and shelf life. It will be very important that we force ourselves to learn how to make these foods so that, in times of need, you have …

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Landscaping With Food to Save Money and Live Healthier

Landscaping With Food To Save Money And Live Healthier -- It's easy to go crazy buying flowers and shrubs to add beauty to your landscape. Curb appeal is important, especially if you're planning to sell your home.  But by landscaping with food you can have a bit of both worlds: a beautiful lawn and food for the family.

It’s easy to go crazy buying flowers and shrubs to add beauty to your landscape. Curb appeal is important, especially if you’re planning to sell your home.  But by landscaping with food you can have a bit of both worlds: …

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Creating a Hidden Urban Survival Garden

The spring time is nearly here! Soon you will be looking out on pristine planted rows of gardens.

Gardens are responsible for bringing those crunch fresh peas in spring, those ruby red tomatoes in the summer and those delicious round squash in the fall.   If you spend lots of time creating a wonderful gardenscape in the spring you …

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Make Your Own Pork Sausage

Make Your Own Pork Sausage - One of the best parts about making sausage is that you have the ability to spice it anyway you like. This is such a great option for the average person.

Pork sausage is one of the many great ways to enjoy pork. On the weekends I get my hands on a good country sausage biscuit, occasionally. The sausage comes from a farmer who is responsible for the pig that goes …

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