Prepare for the worst in case your local gov’t is unable to respond or offer help in the event of an emergency (or, you know, IS the emergency), and use a garden to stick it to the man.
FOOD + FARMING
- DOWNSIZE + RIGHT SIZE
- FOOD + FARMING
- KEEP YOUR TECH ALIVE
- OFF THE GRID
- SOLAR ENERGY
- URBAN SURVIVAL
- ZOMBIES, ETC.
Want to grow your own food in a limited space on a limited budget? Need your garden to be portable in case of a zombie outbreak in your area? Try bucket gardening- a great way to stay prepared.
It is undeniably confirmed: Japan’s incompetence and stupid pride has contaminated North America’s fish and food supply with cesium-137, a dangerous isotope that builds up over time.
This DIY water filter uses all-natural filtrates to remove e. coli bacteria and keep you alive when you might not be able to find a new Brita filter.
If the idea of urban farming wasn’t a hugely revolutionary act then people like Sean Law and Julie Bass wouldn’t be losing their homes and facing jail.
Are the rampant air pollution and recent droughts in China behind a massive grain purchase, or is that government stockpiling for worse that’s yet to come?
Finding adequate food and protein in a post-apocalyptic survival scenario can be tough. We’ve talked about some of the ways you might be able to turn rabbits or even grubs into edible protein in the past, but one thing we haven’t talked about is hunting venison. As a food source, deer are plentiful, nutritious, and […]
Blue Living Ideas recently posted this great article covering the whys and hows of building this DIY drip irrigation for less than $10 (in 2009 dollars, at any rate). This is a great project for any gardener that has to leave the house daily, whether that’s to head to the office or hunt for food […]