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Learning how to live off the land can be beneficial for a few reasons. But the major reason it can be useful is because it allows you to continue thriving in the event that the SHTF. By that, I mean, what would you do if a nuclear bomb took out the power grid? Or an EMP?
Do you think that you and your family would be able to survive? For most people, the answer is a definite “No”. But knowing how to live off the land can help. By becoming self-sustainable, you’ll be in a position to keep you and your family alive indefinitely.
In general, there are nine things that you need to live off the land. First and foremost, you need land (obvious but needs to be said). Secondly, you need a quality water source (and filtration). Thirdly, you will need to check out the below article for the rest. 🙂
Bonus: How to Make Pemmican, the Original Survival Food
Invented by the natives of North America pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers.
Native Americans spent a great deal of time on the go and depended on having portable, high-energy, highly nutritious, and filling foods that would last for long periods of time without refrigeration.
Pemmican is a portable, long-lasting, high-energy food. It's made of lean, dried meat that's crushed into powder and mixed with hot, rendered fat. This makes it one of the ultimate foods to have stockpiled for when SHTF or disaster strikes.
People really should avert their gaze from the modern survival thinking for just a bit and also look at how folks 150 years ago did it.
These guys were the last generation to practice basic things, for a living, that we call "survival skills" now.