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The importance of getting out in the wild cannot be denied. For the prepper and survivalist, it’s all just a game until you put yourself out there. Even a weekend hunting trip can familiarize you with the feelings of real survival.
One of the very best feelings is when you are moving around midday and you happen upon a plant that is edible. When you find something that is edible and can be used to feed yourself it’s an amazing feeling.
While you may have food in your pack, having the knowledge and ability to just pick and eat is incredible.
This article will add one of those common wild edibles to your repertoire. While the elderberry is not one of the most delicious of the wild edibles out there it can really be a game-changer in survival.
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.