Category: Training

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. […]

SURVIVAL: 2 Winter Systems You Need To Make It To Your Retreat… Alive

Source: americanpreppersnetwork.com By: Adrienne Posted on: March 27, 2014 But pray ye that your flight be not in the winter…” –Matthew 24:20 It is the prepper’s sum of all fears: a cold weather winter bugout. Heading for the hills in reasonably comfortable weather will be difficult enough, but add the threat of hypothermia, frostbite and the mental strain […]

SURVIVAL: The ideal composition of a survival group

Source: inchsurvival.com By: whitewolf Posted on: December 18, 2012 A survival group is ideally composed of people with different traits and skills.  The traits and skills should be complementary.  As the same time, the values and beliefs should be similar, so that the goals are aligned and there is harmony in the group.    This article talks about the […]

SKILLS: Honing In – (Polishing Up on Survival Skills)

Source: survivorjane.com By: Survivor Jane Posted on: March 2014 < p>Hone your skills.  Okay, so what does that actually mean? (And, who the heck even uses the word ‘hone’?) Well honing your skills goes back to the old adage ‘practice makes perfect’. It simply means; make perfect or complete, optimize, get the most out of, improve, to […]

THOUGHTS: Bushcraft a part of prepping?

Source: isurvivalskills.blogspot.com By: Bushcraft and Survival Skills Posted on: January 2012 < p> Read the rest of this article and find other worthy stories by visiting isurvivalskills.blogspot.com Fair Use Statement The content of this post/pages/video may contain copyrighted ( © ) material, the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. Such material […]

SKILLS: Are You An Ace in the Hole When the SHTF?

Source: americanpreppersnetwork.com By: Adrienne Posted on: March 14, 2014 Companies have certainly caught on to the fact that the prepper market is expanding on full throttle. During times such as these, it’s easy to get confused about exactly how to prep. Between the ads, the concerned neighbor down the street and our own preconceptions, it can seem like […]

KITS: Wilderness Survival Kits … Top Ten Items

Source: wildernesscollege.com By: Jason Knight Posted on: March 2014 Wilderness survival kits can provide you with just the right amount of tools and supplies to make it through a challenging outdoor experience. The items you choose to carry can vary widely depending on your skill level, the environment you will be traveling in, as well as the […]