Im totally new to this forum but been basically obsessed with the whole prepping, getting away from the big cities, gardening and self-sustainability over the past 6 months or so..
We are in our Young 30s and my wife and I come from small ish cities 100K.. but since we've been...
I try and talk to my friends and no one really gets why I store food and seeds and other supplies. I try and explain that if somthing was to happen I am prepared but they just don't understand. They think I garden for fun. Or dehydrate for fun. Or can food for fun. It's not fun it's survival. So...
Full disclosure; I run this blog. I created a crop list for what I believe to be the best crops to have. I am looking to add a bit to this list as some I've pointed out it is not ideal for all climates. I am hoping the community could help me out, here is what I found in my research.
I'm wanting to get to know some new people, new techniques, and see who is actively doing or interested in aquaponic gardening!
I learned about aquaponics from a prepper a few years ago and it changed my view on gardening and farming vegetables, fruits and other crops! Let's...
I'm new to PrepperForums and wanted to introduce myself. I'm interested in urban and wilderness survival, ditch medicine, edible and medicinal plants, self defense, ditch medicine, and strategic gardening.
I'm a former ANGLICO Marine, combat medic, and currently certified as a...
Here's my new article: Heeling In: What To Do With Bare Rooted Trees. If you're ordering new fruit trees this article explains what you should do with trees that the nursery sends you that have bare roots.
Very informative and it teaches you have to preserve the trees until you're able to...
Here is my new article: "Lots of Flowers, But No Fruit". It covers the reason why your plants may flower, but in the end you get no fruit and a wasted garden. Learn how to over come this, especially vital in a survival situation.
Here's is the 1st part of a 3 part article that discusses "Home Survival Caches". I cover storing and protecting your Preps. There are many situations whereby you will need to protect AND disguise your preps.
The 1st part of the article has some interesting disguises that looks like a garden...
I get this question asked all the time i.e. "How To Grow Potatoes"? Well my article explains how I do it in a vertical way using less space and you know what? I get a bumper crop every time. Hope you will too. Check out the link. No selling just plain old gardening fun!
Keep It Growing
Trying to take the information on Gardening to the higher level. Here is an article on Tomato Blight.
If you grow Tomatoes you'll definitely want to read this article. As this disease effects more tomatoes than anything else.
Keep it growing!
Here is the published article I told you about earlier. Fall Gardening A Guide to Cold Weather Vegetables.
Please share, comment on the page and let me know what you all thought about it.
One of the factors I decided on fully is learning how to grow my own food. I can live without Internet. I can live without money. However, it's hard to live without water and food.
I do believe that there's value in stacking food but I also believe that there's more value in growing your food...