7 Laws of Gardening: Time-Tested Tips For Growing a Successful Garden

We all have the best of intentions in the beginning of summer. We plan on spending the season growing a beautiful lush garden. As the summer drags on, [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

How to Grow Potatoes: Easy Potato Growing Methods For All Situations

Potatoes are one of the easiest and most abundant foods you can grow. They can be a side dish or dressed up to be a complete meal. [...]

25 Forgotten Pioneer Survival Lessons Worth Finding And Learning

Pioneer life has a special meaning in America. In less than 300 years, civilization spread across a vast continental wilderness. From the first landings in [...]

Outdated Skills That Could Actually Save You Money

  Modern living means that people have access to convenient ways of getting things done. We buy our food at the nearest grocery store and use [...]

10 Great Vegetables for Fall Gardening

  The heat of summer seems like it will never end… and then suddenly, there’s just a hint of a cool breeze in the air. [...]

Growing Potatoes in Straw: A Labor-Saving/Better Harvest Technique

As a preparedness-minded person (& chief cook / bottle-washer), I often evaluate foods based on their shelf-life, ability to fill the eater up, [...]

Fruit and Veg Growing in VERY Un-Ideal Conditions

Well just for a change we have had some decent weather here in the UK so I have been able to move the garden on quite a bit. I am fortunate, I have a fair [...]

7 Vital Foods to Stock Up On

Famines aren’t something that most people think about in the United States, but they have happened throughout global history and within the US. Severe [...]

Seven Tips for a Smart and Healthy Victory Garden

During the difficult days of World War II, victory gardens became popular symbols of frugal living and self-reliance. As the nation’s resources became [...]