Survival Seeds 101: A Comprehensive Guide For Saving Seeds


If you’re looking into creating your own food cellars and shelters, here are some of the best survival seed full kits or packages we can recommend. 1. Open Seed Vault Heirloom Vegetable Seeds This kit contains 32 different all-natural vegetable seeds which are non-hybrid and non-GMO. These vegetable seeds are carefully selected … Read more

Water Filter Guide


Water is a very important part of human life. Our bodies are largely made up of water and being hydrated is a necessity for good health. Therefore, having water that is good and safe to drink is crucial. Since many off-grid locations require a well or rely on another source of water … Read more

A Closer Look at the Top Survival Foods for Storage


There are a lot of food options at the grocery store… almost to the point of feeling overwhelmed just choosing a box of cereal or a can of soup. There is also a lot of consensus on the standard foods for survival, which I will list below.

You can also choose to create your own survival foods. Over at The Survival list Blog, they have outlined one such recipe for survival. It consists of a one-half pound each of pinto beans, corn, wheat, and rye. It requires cooking on a crockpot or over a flame. The issue I see with these types of recipes is that it will be relatively hard for someone to prepare if a worst case scenario happens. Most people will want or only be able to eat already prepared foods, canned food, or something as simple as rice.

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5 Easy Tips To Grow Vegetables for Prepping and Survival


Whether you are just starting out on your journey to living off the grid or are a determined veteran, there is nothing better than growing your own food. There are a lot of vegetable choices for your garden, but if you want to ensure success, try planting these easy to grow vegetables and you’ll be on your way to sustainable living and freeing yourself from the binds of high-priced grocery bills.

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How to Purify Water During Emergencies?


Whether it’s a natural disaster or an emergency situation where you have to unfold in the middle of a dessert or a long lost island, your topmost priority will be to find clean, disinfected water to drink. That’s because the human body can’t survive without h2o, so before finding some food to … Read more

How to Properly Store Food for the Long Term


When you’re preparing for survival, food should be among the top priorities on your list. Granted, a human can survive quite some time without food, but we’ll need our rations in order to keep our energies up. When we’re going camping or trying to make it during an emergency, we must get … Read more

Dehydrated Foods for Long-Term Storage


Food is one of the most important things that you should be prepared for in case a disaster takes place. Imagine that a certain disaster occurred, and you got stuck in a place where there’s no hospitals, no electricity, no food supply, and no help at all. During that situation, everything else … Read more

Unusual Survival Foods

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We should always keep a supply of survival food. Every day, we are inundated with bad news, from local problems to dangers from abroad. Sad to say, there isn’t much we can do about it. Consequently, we think that we should concentrate instead on factors under our control, such as preparation.  If … Read more

Wilson Solar Grills


Cooking food outside is a common way to prepare a meal in many parts of the world. Around 55% of the people who live in sub-Saharan Africa cook with firewood, which results in smoke inhalation, and deforestation of areas around the continent. Professor David Wilson, who taught at MIT, was in Nigeria … Read more

Types of MREs

Types of MREs

MRE stands for Meal Ready to Eat and are the standard field rations for the United States military. They are also available to civilians for food that is easy to store in preparation for an emergency. While they are not the only ration option, they are the most common. The original MREs … Read more

Containers for Water Storage

Containers for Water Storage

Emergencies frequently happen when we least expect them to and can get out of control rapidly. You’re mowing the grass one day while the sun is shining. Later, you are surrounded by a hurricane and fighting for your life. The supplies have been poisoned, and by the time you arrived, all the … Read more

Essentials Needed for Canning Food

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Canning food is a wonderful skill to learn. If you want to stock on food with ingredients you are aware of, canning your own food can be a healthier alternative. If you’re looking to preserve your own food by canning, you need equipment to get started. Here are the essential tools you … Read more