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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 is a phase where you buy all the things you need and then you graduate to the idea of carrying less and being able to create more from the base materials around you. I am talking about manipulating wood, metal and the creatures of the woods.
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! What can be done to assure that you are able to utilize these resources? Well, it all comes down to practice. Get to it!
Bonus: How To Grow a Backyard Supermarket
Having a backyard supermarket will allow you to grow pork and beef, chicken, organic eggs, non-GMO fresh fruits and veggies, including all the essential components you need to make your food staples, desserts, and even drinks.
If you are willing to put in a little elbow grease, this isn't too good to be true. The good news is that some of this can be automated.
Our great-grandfathers and great-grandmothers did this every single day. It's called "homesteading", and it can help you save money on food, furniture, tools, clothes, and much more!
This is as self-sufficient as it gets. Watch this eye-opening video to learn more:
Homesteading will take you back to the roots of your ancestors. It's not only a healthy, stress-reducing pursuit, it's a lifestyle.