The #1 thing a prepper should grow – and you’ve probably never heard of it

  Less than a year ago I was watching a YouTube video on gardening and agriculture and I came across the plant known as the Moringa Tree. Found primarily in the foothills of the Himalayas, this plant is a true “Super-food” and is slowly becoming described by some medical professionals as “the Miracle Tree.” This tree has been used in Indian [...]

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Survival Homesteading: Crop Production and Storage for Livestock

  One of the hardest cords to cut for homesteaders is dependence on commercial feeds. Our modern livestock – even a lot of the dual-purpose homesteading breeds – [...]

6 Easy Homemade Breads For A Healthy Life

  Bread is a staple in most diets and can be a real lifesaver, literally, when it comes to surviving. Unfortunately modern store-bought bread has very little [...]

Help Your Cow Or Goat Give More Milk !

If you have cows or goats for milk, you’ve most likely ran into times when milk production goes down. [...]

Homesteading 101: What Is It and the Essential Steps to Get Started

  Have you been hanging around our blog very long? If so, we are so glad you are here. But if you haven’t, you may be wondering what this blog is all about. What [...]

How to Build an Indoor Hydroponic Vegetable Garden

  Although there are many different forms an indoor hydroponic system can take, they all operate essentially the same way and have the same potential benefits and [...]

13 Easy Steps on How to Butcher a Deer and Get the Perfect Venison

  Venison is a very healthy meat for your consumption. It is leaner although it is considered a red meat. Another great thing about venison is that often it is free, [...]

DIY Zero-Electricity Air Cooler From Plastic Bottles

  Have you ever heard of Bernoulli’s principle? It’s a cornerstone of fluid dynamics. Without an understanding of fluid dynamics the modern air conditioner [...]

Natural Weed Control For A Healthy Garden

The more we learn about herbicides and pesticides, the more we realize that they’re REALLY bad for both us and the environment. [...]

8 Grains You Can Grow in Your Own Garden

  A lot of people grow fruits and vegetables in their backyards, but for some reason, most of those gardeners think that growing their own grains would be too [...]

How to Use Your Indoor Vermi-Composter

  Have your kids ever asked for an ant farm? Get an indoor vermicomposter instead and turn your kitchen scraps into rich compost. Teach your kids all about biological [...]

How to Clean Copper & Brass Without Chemicals

Cleaning Without the Use of Chemicals It seems that every cleaning supply under the kitchen sink has harsh chemicals on its list of ingredients. These chemicals can [...]

Prepper guns 101: Top list of firearms you need in your arsenal

Next to nutritious food and clean water, one of the most essential items that you don’t want to be caught without in the event of a societal collapse is a firearm. [...]

Back To Basics: Making And Canning Homemade Butter

Butter: you use it to make baked potatoes delicious. You smear it on your biscuits and you make finger-licking sauces with it. But what on Earth is going to happen when SHTF [...]

10 Ways to Fool the Authorities and Escape Martial Law

Martial Law under a government with bad intentions can have devastating consequences. Is history about to repeat itself and will we face a violent enactment of martial law in [...]

5 Native American Survival Medicines Made At Home

If someone told you that your backyard may contain plants that could boost your immune system, improve your eyesight, relieve your upset stomach and help you fall asleep, [...]

How to Grow Tomatoes Anywhere, Even in the Low Desert

  Tomatoes Are Easy, Once You Know a Few Tomato Growing Hacks I have heard it over and over again; newcomers to the Phoenix valley lamenting the tasteless tomatoes in [...]

Design Your Own Weapon, In These 14 Steps

Weapons are the best way to protect yourself and your loved ones. Having the proper weapon makes self-defense much easier. [...]

How To Easily Turn Your Old Washing Machine Into A Water Powered Generator

  In a situation where society has collapsed and life as we know it no longer exists, you’ll have to get very creative if you want to restore some semblance of [...]

Preppers and Big Agriculture: What You Don’t Know About Food Preparedness!

  When we look at food storage as prepared minded individuals we tend to go through a well-organized, quite thorough systematic matrix.  We do our due diligence to [...]

How To Test Wild Edibles In 3 Steps

When SHTF, even the most prepared of us may find themselves separated from their prepped stores, and out on their own. All of our planning can go south quickly, and we may [...]