Life is unpredictable by nature, so it’s always better to be safe than sorry. Devastating weather conditions and natural disasters can wreak havoc on all parts of the homestead: your property, your livestock, and worst of all, your family. So while we can’t predict next weeks weather, let alone the next major natural disaster, there are steps that we as homesteaders can take to ensure that the damage is minimal and manageable.
If you want some basic tips to help protect your family from a diverse array of natural disaster, check out our article on prepping your homestead. If you live in an area that is prone to heavy winter weather, check out our article on preparing your property for winter’s worst.