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The Essential Things All Hunters Should Have!

The Essential Things All Hunters Should Have! — You can grow lots of great food and even raise some good meats. Hunting still has its place. Eating wild animals is an experience beyond just filling your belly.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. You can grow lots of great food and even raise some good meats. Hunting still has its place. Eating wild animals is an experience beyond …

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Wild Edibles Wednesday: Broadleaf Plantain

Wild Edibles Wednesday: Broadleaf Plantain - Knowing your wild edibles is something that many people have no desire to learn .Its a strange thing. We are surrounded by wild food and medicine but we don't take the time to learn these things. You can use plantain to heal wounds or saute it up like spinach.

Peek out your window right now. Look at the grass or undisturbed areas in your yard. You will see the broadleaf plantain. Its everywhere. Don’t confuse this wild edible for the banana looking plantain of South American cookery. This wild edible is actually much more effective a plant. This article is all about the benefits …

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How to Choose the Best Emergency Food and Why

How to Choose the Best Emergency Food and Why - As a general rule of thumb, you want foods that A) Take up low volume, and B) Contain high calories. By finding foods with those two qualities, you’ll be able to maximize the space in your home or bug out bag.

Have you ever wondered what the best emergency food is? Is it rice? Is it canned food? As a general rule of thumb, you want foods that A) Take up low volume, and B) Contain high calories. By finding foods with those two qualities, you’ll be able to maximize the space in your home or …

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Aquaponics- Growing Food with Fish

Aquaponics- Growing Food with Fish — We often get much of our aquaponics information from first hand users that enjoy the benefits of this method of growing food and fish everyday. That is a great source.

We often get much of our aquaponics information from first hand users that enjoy the benefits of this method of growing food and fish everyday. That is a great source. There is an incredible cohesive relationship between the fish and the plants in a well run system. Imagine producing fish and plants all in one …

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How To Build The Best Potato Box Ever

How To Build The Best Potato Box Ever - The box is designed so additional slats can be screwed to the sides as the plants grow and soil is added. In theory, a bottom slat can be temporarily removed to facilitate the harvest of new potatoes.

Growing potatoes in a box may seem weird and lot of effort but actually can double and even quadruple your potato yield. Growing potatoes in a box is just like planting in a raised bed. The box is designed so additional slats can be screwed to the sides as the plants grow and soil is …

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How To Grow 90 Pounds Of Tomatoes From 5 Plants

How To Grow 90 Pounds Of Tomatoes From 5 Plants - If you only have a small area to grow vegetables, but still want the largest tomato harvest possible, the double-ring cage growing technique was made for you.

Are you short on space in your garden? Do you want to grow more tomatoes in a smaller area? Do you want more tomatoes to sell, store, can or eat? This method of growing them could see yields up to 90 lbs from just 5 plants. Thats a lot of produce! If you buy the …

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How Much You Should Plant To Feed Your Family For A Year

How Much You Should Plant To Feed Your Family For A Year - Think about how much your food your family would need to survive for a year if SHTF. Deciding how large your vegetable garden will be requires a number of factors; how many members, what types of vegetables they like and the ability to store the excess. This will help!

Not long ago, people had to think about how much to grow for the year. They had to plan ahead, save seeds, plant enough for their family and preserve enough to survive over the winter months! It wasn’t just a hobby. It didn’t take up a 4 foot by 4 foot square in their backyard, next to the beautifully …

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How To Grow Asparagus in your Survival Garden

How To Grow Asparagus in your Survival Garden - Growing perennials is a sustainable, practical gardening technique that will provide you with food for years. But there are a few things you need to know about growing your asparagus crop like how to avoid pests, diseases and weeds, how to properly prepare the beds and ultimate how to harvest them.

Asparagus is rich in vitamins B, C, calcium and iron. Growing perennials is a sustainable, practical gardening technique that will provide you with food for years. But there are a few things you need to know about growing your asparagus crop like how to avoid pests, diseases and weeds, how to properly prepare the beds …

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How To get Started With Fishing

How To get Started With Fishing - This article focuses on the process of starting fishing. Whether you are a new fisherman or someone who hasn't fished before this article offers some great information.

Fishing is great. When the weather starts to warm and big ole bass are setting up on beds the fishing gets incredible. The panfish are going crazy and just getting out with a bobber and some minnows is a great time. Outside of being great fun its also your access to the easiest protein you …

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How To Build Homemade Potato Crates – Potato Growing Made Easy!

How To Build Homemade Potato Crates – Potato Growing Made Easy! - So what is the most efficient way to grow these things? Well, there are several but this article focuses on a crate building method that offers you one of the easiest and most effective ways to grow above ground potatoes.

Growing potatoes is to grow a sustainable and filling resource. These starchy roots have seen our ancestors through some of the most trying times. For most of us the potato was a main staple on the table of nearly every meal. Maybe only the egg is more versatile an ingredient. Its hard not to love …

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