Survival

Safe Temperature For Cooking Meat

By Ken Jorgustin Safe cooking is essential in preventing foodborne illness. You can’t see, smell, or taste harmful bacteria that may cause illness, so cook all meat to these minimum internal temperatures to destroy germs and pathogens as measured with…
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Survive Anything

By Ken Jorgustin Can you survive anything? No, not literally anything; there are some “anything’s” that are out of your control. But, there are things that you can do to improve your odds to survive most anything…   YOUR HEALTH…
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Why You Need To Make Bucket Emergency Kits

By fivegallonideas.com With regular large scale disasters already causing problems in North America, it’s a good time to talk a bit about disaster preparation and how a 5 gallon bucket can help provide some good physical insurance against a catastrophic…
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Survival Shelter Made Simple

By Zombease Sometimes surviving means shelter, and it isn’t always as easy as taking over an abandoned building, crawling into a cave, staking out a store-bought tent, or stumbling across an old cabin in the woods. Sometimes a survivor has…
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6 Handy Fire Starting Tools

A fire can be critical to survival when you need to combat hypothermia, purify water, or signal a rescue party, but getting one started can be tough—particularly under adverse conditions. The ability to build a bow drill or other primitive…
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Top 5 Animals to Trap in America

Trapping is an important part of self-reliance because it gives you the ability to procure food more easily than hunting or foraging. One of the biggest advantages is that you only need to check your traps once or twice a…
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Building on Basics for Survival Preparedness

By Ken Jorgustin The following may be considered basic foundation categories for preparedness. The entire process of prepping begins here, with the right basic ingredients to survive and stay alive. Each of these are relatively inexpensive to purchase for storage,…
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