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This is for those who live in the cities and population dense suburbia. Here is one possible (likely?) outcome for those living in the city regions following a full-on SHTF societal collapse where supply chains and infrastructure break down and law enforc...

by Daisy Luther I’ve noticed a trend that is both interesting and troubling recently. It’s the prevalence of the philosophy of many Americans who adamantly believe, “It could never happen … Read the rest The post “It Could Never Happen Here”: The Most...

TweetEvery day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Amazon Item of the day Bio-Groom Waterless Pet Shampoo … Continue reading...

TweetSome updates to the Myagi Pond (aka Timber Frame Pond).  Also a preview for today’s episode of TSP. Flowering gourd seeds are hard to find but you can find them on eBay on occasion search for “Bau Sao”, none are … Continue reading →...

By Meadow Clark Is a hemp-fueled utopia only a pipe dream? Or could hemp legitimately save the planet? Did you know that the hemp plant can be used for between … Read the rest The post The Truth About Hemp (And Why Big Business Doesn’t Want You to Kn...

Here in Zone 8, we are very lucky to be able to grow food year-round. In cooler climates, people can employ tools such as cold frames and greenhouses to help … Read More...

MREs, or Meals Ready to Eat, are a portable source of calories for military organizations around the world. In the United States, many of us stockpile MREs as quick-access food for natural disasters and other emergencies — you might even have a favor...

Fall Injuries

Fall Injuries FALL INJURIES Litter bearers carrying victim on the trail Recently, we certified as Advanced Wilderness Expedition Providers, and many of the training scenarios involved dealing with those who are injured in falls. Wheth...

Written by R. Ann Parris on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: Another article on chickens from R. Ann Parris to The Prepper Journal. If you have information for Preppers that you would like to share then enter into the Prepper Writing Contest&nb...

Always keep in mind that you're prepping for what can happen; not just for what you think is likely to happen.

We have enjoyed a period of time on this planet that has been relatively calm and habitable. I guess we could argue that since the last ice age, some 12,000 The post How To Understand The Signals From Animals Just Before A Natural Disaster Strikes appear...

In a previous podcast and article, Salty and I talked about what animals actually are dangerous to preppers, and under what circumstances. In this one, we talk about the most important steps anyone can take to reduce their likelihood of having problems wi...

Community Garden Image source: livedaybreak.com There are a lot of obstacles to overcome when transitioning to a more self-sufficient life. Unfortunately, sometimes the area you live in is the biggest roadblock, and moving isn’t an option. When i...

Attempting to keep Google from tracking your movements is hard because many Google searches automatically report your precise location to Alphabet. If you carry an Android phone or an iPhone, Google knows where you are. Many Google services...

Tweet Today on The Survival Podcast I take your questions on social media, fishing, small business, health care, investing, zello, education, the death of the resume and more. Make sure if you submit content for a feedback show that you … Continue readin...

Survival Essentials Image source: UIC.edu There was once a time in American history when the term “survival” was synonymous with terms like “daily life” and “making a living.” Especially when we’re talking about ye olde trappers, fur traders, hu...

Some time ago I researched and reported on vegetable garden calories. I wanted to know which vegetables are better to grow for the sake of survival & preparedness (calories!). I knew that most vegetables are pretty low in calories and may not be very...

Tweet Every day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Amazon Item of the day the Winchester … Continue reading →...

We’ve been covering different medical equipment for the family to use either in their outdoor activities or in the event of a disaster. The focus of this article is the First Aid 2.0 Kit put out by Adventure Medical Kits of Oakland, CA. This is a sel...

“A weed is simply a plant whose virtues have not been discovered” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Now is the time to learn what wild foods are edible and how to … Read More...