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  • Grow Your Own Food – Or Else

    Grow Your Own Food – Or Else

    If you have a backyard garden, what could you do to maximize its effectiveness for prepping and survival? What should you grow? First off, if you’re like me and don’t have 20 acres, you need to change the way you think about yield rates. While you can grow a lot of lettuce per ...
  • How to Live Off Grid

    How to Live Off Grid

    To live off the grid essentially means having a self-sustaining domicile that is independent of outside influence. Free of government dependence and the associated costs, the prospect of living off the grid has become ever more enticing to citizens of all countries. Providing the necessary ...
  • Survive a Pandemic

    Survive a Pandemic

    A pandemic, says the World Health Organization (WHO), is the worldwide spread of a new disease. When new strains of life-threatening illnesses such as influenza strike people who have no protection from natural immunity, a pandemic results. An epidemic is an outbreak of disease that attacks ...
  • Life Without TSA

    Life Without TSA

    Anyone older than about age 20 remembers life in the United States before DHS and TSA. Both the Department of Homeland Security and the Transporation Security Administration sprang into being after the 9/11/01 attacks on New York’s World Trade Center, the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and ...
  • Creating Your Survivalist Regimen

    Creating Your Survivalist Regimen

    Surviving in the wilderness or even a decimated urban world is not an easy task. Many people work for years to become survival experts, and some of those people might not last a few days in SHTF crisis.  This article lays out a plan to make the best use of your time. 1. If you […]
  • Survival Shelter Basics

    Survival Shelter Basics

    While most people think of reality TV when they hear the word “survivor,” a real survivor is someone who can live off the land in an emergency. This is a challenging and sometimes scary task. Those of us who weren’t in the boy scouts may not know where to begin if stranded in the forest. ...
  • Canadian Inventor Develops Green Gas Machine to Power Farm and Vehicle

    Canadian Inventor Develops Green Gas Machine to Power Farm and Vehicle

    Roger Gordon owns and operates a farm in Canada. Both his truck and farm equipment run on NH3 by way of a “green gas machine” he developed. His invention has the potential to change the world by breaking our dependence on foreign energy and by providing a green alternative to traditional ...
  • How to Make Baker’s Yeast

    How to Make Baker’s Yeast

    After all the packaged yeast has run dry, the ability to make your own yeast will give you a huge advantage in a post-SHTF world. Plus, who wants to live in a world without bread or beer? What is Yeast? Yeast is technically classified as a fungus (gross!). There are over 1,500 different species ...
  • DIY: Make your Car run on Trash

    DIY: Make your Car run on Trash

    That’s right! Just like Doc Brown’s DeLorean in Back to the Future, we now have a way to turn trash into fuel. And it’s not a new discovery. The process, referred to as gasification, was first used during WWII when gasoline and diesel were rationed. Keep reading to learn how you can ...
  • Learning from your Mistakes: A Gardening Story

    Learning from your Mistakes: A Gardening Story

    Gardening is an essential survival skill that you don’t want to start learning during a survival scenario. Growing your own food is harder than it looks and a simple mistake could result in a lack of food for you and your family. The following story is a fictional example to showcase some of ...