Author: Prepping Survival Skills

How To Use Pine Trees For Food, Medicine And Survival

Did you know pine trees can be used as food, medicine and survival equipment? The pine is one of the most useful trees on the planet, providing food, shelter, medicine and fuel. Knowing how to utilize this versatile resource could someday be the key to your very survival if you find yourself alone in the wilderness. There are many species in the pine family (or genus Pinus), and they can be found ...

9 Survival Skills Our Great-Grandparents Knew

  Our modern society is highly dependent upon we’ll call the “system.” Not only do we rely upon utility services to bring us electricity, water and natural gas, but also on an incredibly complex supply chain which provides us with everything from food to computers. Without that supply chain, most of us wouldn’t know what to do. This situation is actually becoming worse, rather than better. Wh...

Five Reasons Homesteaders Fail (And How You Can Succeed!)

Homesteading is a really wonderful thing. You raise your own food. You have your livestock. You are well on your way to being self-sufficient. The homesteading blogs and books paint such a great picture of a rosy life. Sure it may be some hard work, but really how hard can it be? People just have no idea! Five Reasons Homesteaders Fail: 1. Disillusionment. You have read the books. You have followe...

31 Over the Counter Meds to Stockpile

It’s easy to take the power of medicine for granted. We all grew up with the idea that you can just pop a pill and get rid of your cold and flu symptoms, but just a little over a century ago this was completely unheard of. Back then, people had to live with their symptoms and could only hope they would get better. If you ever find yourself in a long-term disaster without OTC (over-the-counter) med...

Homestead Pioneers: Back to the Land – Then & Now

There is a lot of talk about homesteading among those who are prepping to live long after there is a major economic collapse or some other terrible disaster befalls the world. Despite its common usage, not everybody is truly familiar and informed about what homesteading truly is. There is a good reason for that. Many people equate homesteading to the pioneer days when families loaded the wagon wit...

Set Up Your Woodworking Shop In A Small Space Without A Nightmare Budget

Discover Everything You Need To Know About Setting Up Your Ultimate A Small Woodworking Workshop They say a man is only as good as the tools he chooses to use. This statement is particularly true. Besides skill, your craftsmanship is largely determined by the tools you use. When you don’t know how to choose the right tools, you have a bigger problem in your hands. Having been a woodworker for the ...

Medicine in Your Backyard

Since moving to the country and working toward self-sufficiency, I find myself paying a lot more attention to what’s coming out of the ground. I walk around taking pictures of plants on my phone, so I can look them up online and find out what they are and, more importantly, what use they may have, either nutritionally or medicinally – or both. Plants I had always thought were weeds or just wildflo...

Food For Freedom Review

What is Food for Freedom ? Does it really work or is it a scam? Can you really grow own fresh and organic food for your family? Is it a self-sufficient food production technique? Because of the changes on the climate system of the world, worldwide drought is not so far. A lot of people all around the world will face with water shortage and its great effects like food shortage. Growing, keeping and...

Survival Skill : How To Collect Birch Sap

This is how to collect birch sap from your own birch trees as a beverage for a Survival. During the summer, the birch tree stores nourishment for the next period of growth in its roots. The following spring, this nourishment rises as sap through the trunk up to the branches. The birch tree emits sap only for a short period of time (about four weeks) during spring. That period starts when the snow ...

4 Ways to Whiten Teeth Naturally

Tooth is a pearl for us, it can show human beauty and beauty. But sometimes there are people who have yellow teeth so we feel like seeing them. The way to whiten teeth has attracted a lot of people, even from the high class to the lowest class. How to whiten teeth quickly usually uses tools that are quite dangerous for us, but we can also use natural cra to produce white teeth. White teeth really ...

Grazing Management : Infographic

Grazing is the method by which livestock consumes forage. When animals eat forage, they receive energy and nutrients. Grazing management is the way farmers, or ranchers, manipulate where their animals graze. If farmers use a quality grazing management system, they are able to promote rapid regrowth of forage in grazing season which helps reduce feed costs. When land is properly grazed, there is a ...

The Best Aquaponics Fish Species To Eat

There are a variety of freshwater fish that you can stock in your Aquaponics holding tanks. Before choosing the correct fish for your system, we suggest that you research which types of fish are best suited to the weather, temperature, and general conditions of your location. Some other things to consider: Fish do not develop or grow identically. Some fish grow faster than others, and some are bet...