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Bulk Food Storage Tips

How to avoid 5 common mistakes
Tuesday, July 5, 2016, 6:35 PM

5 tips and areas of concern to keep in mind when putting away bulk foods or prepping your deep pantry.  Keep building your resilience!

http://www.outdoorlife.com/blogs/survivalist/survival-skills-how-avoid-5-common-mistakes-bulk-food-storage » Read more

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66 Things You Can Grow At Home

In Containers, Without a Garden
Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 11:58 AM

There are an amazing assortment of plants that one can grow in containers and pots that make building resilience without a big garden space easier.  Check out these 66 ideas of plants to start with. 

http://homestead-and-survival.com/66-things-you-can-grow-in-containers/

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Joel Salatin: The Promise Of Regenerative Farming

It may well be our only long-term food solution
Sunday, March 13, 2016, 8:03 AM

Front man for the sustainable/regenerative farming movement, Joel Salatin, returns to the podcast this week.

Next month on April 23rd, he'll be joining Adam, the folks from Singing Frogs Farm, permaculturalist Toby Hemenway, and Robb Wolf at a speaking event in northern California. He'll be speaking on the power that's in our hands to make much smarter choices regarding the food systems we depend on. » Read more

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5 Survival Foods to Consider for Your Emergency Supplies

Not your typical items for the deep pantry
Wednesday, January 6, 2016, 5:58 PM

A number of interesting food items to consider for your long-term food storage and deep pantry.

http://www.motherearthnews.com/real-food/5-survival-foods-for-your-emergency-supplies-zbcz1601.aspx

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How To Lose Weight

Adam's first-hand experience
Friday, January 1, 2016, 1:15 PM

Happy New Year's Day!

If you're like most people around the world, you're spending time today planning your resolutions for 2016.

And if you're like most people, 'losing weight' is probably on your list. » Read more

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Hickory Nuts

How to identify and eat
Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 6:38 PM

Learn how to ID and enjoy this calorie-dense wild plant food.  The hickory nut can be well worth the effort to harvest.

http://www.outdoorlife.com/blogs/survivalist/how-identify-and-eat-hickory-nuts

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7 Alternative Ways To Preserve Food

Ways to keep food for the long term
Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 3:30 PM

Some interesting ways to preserve and save food for your deep pantry and long term food stores.  Many different skill sets and knowledge to learn from exploring these methods. 

http://urbansurvivalsite.com/alternative-ways-to-preserve-food/

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Chickweed Flower: Phil Williams

Introducing Chickweed

Not a weed in my garden
Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 6:28 PM

Stellaria media or common chickweed is a cool season annual “weed.” This plant will germinate in the fall or late winter and forms ground covering mats in the early spring. The plant starts to retreat in the middle of the spring and by early summer, it’s gone entirely. » Read more

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32 Foods That Aren’t Just For Eating

More than just filling your belly
Monday, August 10, 2015, 7:25 PM

Learn about a whole bunch of different ways you can use common foods for not so typical applications. 

http://urbansurvivalsite.com/foods-that-arent-just-for-eating/

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Bill McKibben: The Planet's Future Depends On Distributed Systems

One of the best ways to address climate change
Sunday, July 5, 2015, 3:03 PM

To environmental activist Bill McKibben, it's all about math. The planet has warmed 1 degree Celsius over the past few decades and is on track to rise another 4 to 5 before the end of the century. An increase of this magnitude is simply too much for the ecosystems we depend on to adapt to that quickly. » Read more