Eight Efficient Food Crops To Grow

Eight efficient food crops to growBecoming self-sufficient is one of the many good reasons to want to grow your own vegetables. Nothing beats homegrown food and for many people, there’s a great appeal to growing efficient food crops. The food you grow is cheaper, fresher and often better tasting than the one you get from the supermarket.

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6 Wild Healing Plants You Should Use

6 wild healing plants you should useNature provides us with everything we need in order to survive and there are a few wild plants that are commonly used as first aid. These wild healing plants are well-known for their healing properties. Those living off the grid have been using them for years.

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3 Secret Food Sources for When SHTF

3 Secret food sources for when SHTFI’m looking at what’s happening in places like Syria and Venezuela these days and I am shocked at how disaster looks for these people. Buses going into Aleppo to evacuate people amid bombing? Venezuelans having Internet but no food?

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Foraging For Wild Foods This Fall, Just Like The Pioneers Did

Foraging for wild foods this fall, just like the pioneers didThe first settlers that shaped and tamed this country were nothing more than modern hunter-gatherers. Their foraging ways provided a good source of foods when crops were not available. Foraging for wild foods was an important skill and it was passed on to newer generations, even when trading posts were becoming more and more popular.

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Arid Edibles As Survival Food

Arid Edibles As Survival Food   Wild edibles are a precious source of food when you find yourself lacking the resources to survive in an unknown environment. Since nature doesn’t always play in your favor, you could be wandering on unfamiliar grounds like the desert. In the United States, some major areas are deserts, and although it might not be a favorable environment to thrive in, the desert can provide arid edibles that will help you to push forward.

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Garlic Growing And Its Benefits

Garlic Gardening and its Benefits Garlic, this wonder food, is both a vegetable and an herb. It has been used in medicinal remedies for thousands of years, since the ancient Greek and Roman times. It is an easy to grow plant that should be part of every garden. Eating it protects you against infection, environmental toxins and even cancer. Not to mention that it is a non-toxic pest control substance and has many other benefits you might not be aware of.

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Summer Forage: Wild Edible Fruits and Vegetables

Summer Forage - Wild Fruits and Vegetables   What would happen if one day you won’t find food in the stores? Or what will you do if you get stranded somewhere away from civilization with nothing to eat? In these situations, you will have to rely on the outdoors and your knowledge about what plants can be eaten without the risk of getting sick. You will have to forage to avoid starving and keep going.

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