Surviving Societal Collapse

Human history is rife with examples of fiat and hard currencies alike that have risen and fallen over time, often with disastrous results.

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Raising Goats For Self-Sufficiency

Aside from the companionship they can provide, goats are useful for their production of milk, meat, mohair, cashmere, and natural fertilizer.

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Raise Chickens For Meat And Eggs

If you’re interested in preparing for the worst or you simply want to be as self-sufficient as possible, keeping chickens is a great way to free your family…

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The Basics Of Tornado Preparedness

Because they can occur in any state each family should make preparations before a tornado strikes.

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Off-grid Gourmet Specifics

Inevitably, there will be less marauding gang encounters than there will be growling stomach standoff’s in a real survival scenario.

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The Survival Garden: Fundamentals

While US is one of the most agriculturally productive countries, recent events have highlighted how vulnerable our food supply is to drought, pestilence, economics and government policy.

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Prioritizing On A Budget

With tips and recommendations, we’ll go over how to prioritize your limited budget and some great ways to get the most out of your hard-earned money.

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Water Purification On The Go

You won’t be able to carry enough water to sustain yourself, or you’ll run out after a few days; either way you’ll need fresh, clean water to drink and cook with.

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Firecraft: 6 Survival Fire Starters

Survival fire camp detail in the wilderness

To this end, when it comes to preparing for the worst there is really no such thing as too many ways to start a fire.

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Top 10 Wild Edibles

Dandelions on a field

You never know when you may be caught high and dry in the wilderness with little or nothing in the way of survival gear or emergency food…

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Stocking Your First-Aid Kit

Survival First Aid Kit detail in black and white

In emergency situations, a properly prepared first aid kit can literally mean the difference between life and death for you or your loved ones.

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Can You Have “Off-grid Gourmet Food?”

Off grid gourmet prawns with garlic

If you can’t handle eating crappy food, you’re not alone. Take a look at all these great foods for survival gourmet.

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Save Your Own “Survival Seeds” [Part 2]

Plates of seeds to save for a survival garden

Seed Saving: The Seed

Seed saving techniques vary from crop to crop, but typically start with having a good gene pool from the start.

Most crops that cross pollinate will need a number of parent plants of the same variety to prevent inbreeding. Inbreeding is when related plants (i.e. siblings or relatives) mate or cross.

This causes the offspring to have limited genes, which means that they may not grow well or survive stress. This is important for seed savers to remember if […]

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Save Your Own “Survival Seeds” [Part 1]

Mix of seeds to save for survival purposes

Learning how to save your own seeds, especially from heirloom and locally adapted crops, frees you from dependence on seed companies.

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Store Veggies For Long Term Survival

Now, this article is all about veggies and how to make them long term storage type foods but that’s not the only thing these articles are good for.

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Food Prep That Kids & Adults Will Love

Isn’t the idea behind getting prepared to actually live comfortably when times are tough? Exactly! So here’s the deal…

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