Winter Survival: 5 Tips To Boost Your Dairy Cows

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Your homestead cows get stressed when it’s cold and they don’t produce much milk. This is how to boost them this winter!

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What You Need To Do For Your Livestock This Fall

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Water, food, shelter and safety are essential for your livestock. You still have time to get your livestock ready for the cold days.

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12 Animals To Learn Climbing Skills From

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It’s amazing to see how coordinated animals are when they climb. Some of their techniques are remarkable to watch and study for survival.

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Old Skills Revived: How To Tan A Deer Hide

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Many times, hides are discarded, which is a waste of a valuable commodity, and it’s disrespectful to the animal. Why not tan the hide yourself?

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What You Need To Know About Pet Food For Survival

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You need to prepare food for your pets too. They’ll need to eat after the SHTF and you can’t run to the store and buy another 50-pound sack.

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How To Slaughter And Skin A Cow

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If SHTF, will you know how to turn that cow in the pasture into a steak in the freezer?
After reading this post, you will.

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How To Protect Your Garden: DIY Smoke Bombs

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If SHTF, these critters can each be lethal in their own way. And so are the bigger predators that attack your crops.

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10 Breeds Of Hogs To Choose From For Survival

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You’ve made the decision to raise hogs for survival. You’ve lined everything up. You’re ready to go. Except something is still missing, you need to buy some hogs.

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What You Don’t Know About Raising Pigs For Survival

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Besides costing an arm and a leg, grocery store pork often contains questionable ingredients. Thankfully, there’s at least one solution.

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6 Wild Birds You Should Attract To Your Homestead

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There are several birds that you want to attract to your homestead, and that’s what we’re talking about today. Which one of them did you see around your homestead?

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9 Ways To DIY A Chicken Feeder

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You may enjoy feeding them by hand, but this projects will free up some time in case you’re too busy to throw scratch every day.

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Prep Blog Review: 5 More Tips For Your Livestock

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Is your livestock ready for spring? Once the weather gets warmer it’s the perfect time to start cleaning their spaces and think of adding up to your existing farm animals.

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12 Must Know Before Expanding Your Livestock

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Despite all the benefits, animals are a lot of work. You shouldn’t just go pick up a milk cow, a pig, or even a dog without first considering 12 “must know” facts.

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7 Tips On Getting Your Honeybees Ready For Winter

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Bees have natural ways to survive through the winter but since you’re keeping them in an unnatural habitat, you’ll need to help them along the way.

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6 Things To Consider When Bugging In With Pets

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If you thought bugging in with children was complicated, you may be surprised by a whole new host of challenges when bugging in with pets.

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How To Use And Train Dogs For Survival

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In a SHTF scenarios there are extremely critical elements that change the perspective and dynamics of dog ownership quite seriously.

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