Can You Eat Moss In An Emergency?
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Can You Eat Moss In An Emergency?

Foraging moss for food is an important survival skill. It’s a good source of protein and water. There are seven distinct types of edible moss that can be identified by becoming acquainted with their distinguishing characteristics. Moss is edible raw, boiled, or pan-fried. Before eating moss, it is critical to correctly identify it. Many species…

19 Plants for Survival: How to Identify, Prepare, and Cook Them
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19 Plants for Survival: How to Identify, Prepare, and Cook Them

Preppers typically have a stock of shelf-stable food supply that can last for years as part of their SHTF preparations. It is, however, a good idea to be able to establish other food sources. Hunting, foraging, and fishing are excellent ways to supplement food rationing until a more stable method of production is established. There…

Difference Between Kindling and Tinder
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Difference Between Kindling and Tinder

Tinder and kindling play distinct roles in fire, necessitating distinct handling procedures. Tinder burns much faster than kindling, is more likely to catch on fire, necessitates more stringent safety precautions, and is responsible for starting the fire. Kindling burns slower and is safer to store, and it nurtures the flame to the point where it…

How To Make Homemade Tinder
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How To Make Homemade Tinder

Tinder is the building block of any good fire. Your ignitor ignites tinder, which then ignites kindling, which lights the primary fuel source (eg. a log). People who haven’t built a natural fire before frequently underestimate the importance of tinder and kindling — without it, you might be stuck in the rain trying to light…

Weeds You Can Eat If You’re In Survival Mode
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Weeds You Can Eat If You’re In Survival Mode

Weeds aren’t particularly popular, on the whole. Weeds are viewed as little more than an unpleasant hurdle that gets in the way of growing things that are of actual worth, even among the survivalist community—a group known for rescuing all that can be recovered and put to use everything that can be used. However, there…

Veggies That Grow Quickly and Can Be Harvested in a Month
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Veggies That Grow Quickly and Can Be Harvested in a Month

Perhaps you now have more area for a garden than you did previously. Maybe you now have more time to tend to your garden. Perhaps you’d like to know which plants provide the greatest food in the shortest length of time in these uncertain times. With this list of eight fast-growing vegetables, we’ve got you…