Canning and Preserving

When Canning Goes Bad: 9 Common Mistakes To Avoid

If you’re like me, if you see something you like, you wonder how to make them instead of just buying it from somebody else. This is how many of my friends [...]

Survival Stockpile: Top Foods To Preserve by Region

  While it’s true that you can get just about anything to grow anywhere in the right conditions, those conditions sometimes have to be contrived to [...]

Store Veggies For Long Term Step-By-Step

You cannot imagine how comforting it is to have fresh produce in hard times. But sometimes your garden just isn’t ready when you need it, or your [...]

Five Ways To Preserve Meat In the Wild

Unfortunately, many people are unaware of how to preserve meat without a refrigerator and have completely forgotten how our grandfathers preserved their [...]

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 [...]

How To Make Your Own Beef Jerky Step-by Step

This article first appeared on survivalbased.com The act of preserving meat for later use is nothing new even though the methods for doing so have changed [...]

How To Save Perishable Food In An Off-Grid Emergency

“That morning, when Helen apprehensively opened the freezer, she found several hundred pounds of choice and carefully wrapped meat floating in a noxious [...]

Lessons From History – Eating Well Off Home Food Preservation

Growing and storing foods is commonly a goal we strive for as we seek self-sufficiency. [...]

BILTONG: The Ultimate SHTF Food For Preppers

For centuries mankind has endeavored to preserve meat. Seafarers, centuries ago, pickled meat in large wooden caskets and devoured this during the months they [...]

Meat Potting: An Almost Forgotten Skill Worth Rediscovering

While I think jerky and smoking is the tastiest way to preserve meat, this is another method someone told me about. [...]

How To Dry Can Food For Survival

Wouldn’t it be great to just reach for a jar and know that all you had to do was add water, juice or broth and everything would be ready to cook? [...]

A Return To The Old Paths: How To Make Pemmican Like The Native Americans

Invented by the natives of North America, pemmican was used by Indian scouts as well as early western explorers. [...]