Category: Emergency Food

THREATS: An Update on E.M.P. – Electro-Magnetic Pulse Attacks, online resources, and the FACTS

This evening, I was going to share a post from the OffTheGrid.com website, called “Electro Magnetic Pulse“. The article was a repost, sourced from the author and science fiction writer Duncan Long, written by him in 1989…a period in which he wrote several survival genre books. Well, since Duncan is a friend of mine on […]

BUGOUT: Five reasons why heading for the hills during an emergency is a bad idea

Source: survivalcommonsense.com By: Leon Pantenburg Posted on: April 23rd, 2014 Here’s why “bugging out” and “heading for the hills” won’t work. At virtually any preparedness event I go to, someone proclaims stockpiling food is a waste of money, and that when everything goes down, he/she will light out for the wilderness.  The topic is one for debate on […]

SURVIVAL: 3 Big Mistakes People Make in Survival Situations

Source: greatnorthernprepper.com By: Great Northern Prepper Posted on: April 21, 2014 In this article I will identify what I feel are the 3 biggest mistakes that people make in survival situations.  Before you read on realize that the term “Survival Situation” does not mean a Collapse scenario, it means a Collapse scenario, lost in the woods, a gunman […]

THINK: What is a Prepper?

Source: doomsdayprepperssource.com By: nanations Posted on: September 15, 2013 In a nutshell, the modern-day Prepper is a Survivalist. A Prepper is a person who actively prepares for emegencies such as natural disasters, war, social unrest, or disruptions in food, water, or fuel supplies. Some Preppers learn martial arts or archery skills, others store weapons and ammo, but most […]

PREPS: Family Disaster Preparedness

Source: parenting.blogs.nytimes.com By: KJ DELL’ANTONIA  Posted on: APRIL 8, 2014 < p> Eighty percent of the population would not survive the first 100 days of the apocalypse, Bob Gaskin, who served in the Marines and is the founder of the Black Dog Survival School, told an assembled crowd at the Third Annual National Preppers and Surivalist Expo in […]

PLANS: Selecting A Bug Out Location

Source: inchsurvival.com By: whitewolf Posted on: August 12, 2013 Leaving the security of your home and deciding to bug out should always be your last resort.  There are many different scenarios in which you could be forced to leave.  It could be a natural or man-made disaster or perhaps the economy has collapsed, society has broken down and […]

FOOD: 4 Reasons Preppers Need an Aquaponic System

Source: prepperfortress.com By: WHATISAQUAPONICS Posted on: APRIL 4, 2014 < p>Call it disaster planning, emergency preparedness, survival planning, self-sufficient lifestyle, or just plain prepping, but whatever the name, aquaponics should play an important role in your plan for these reasons: 1) Water – vital for surviving any length of time, water is always a consideration with an emergency plan. […]