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Why Your Survival Garden Needs Comfrey

Why Your Survival Garden Needs Comfrey

If you are gardening for the sake of survival, you should definitely consider growing medicinal herbs as well as healthy vegetables for your long-term survival plan. There are so many amazing herbs out there that are easy to grow and full of benefits, but probably one of the most impressive is comfrey.  Comfrey has long been popular among organic gardeners for it’s benefits to plants and the soil. Comfrey is nitrogen fixing in the soil, which means that wherever it grows, the soil quality actually improves. It’s a popular choice for a border plant, as it can naturally repel plants as […]

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Simple Tips for Starting Your Survival Garden

Simple Tips for Starting Your Survival Garden

If you are interested in survivalism and prepping, you’ve probably considered growing your own survival garden. This is a very prudent idea, and spring is the perfect time! If this is your first time gardening, you might feel confused and lost, or, possibly even worse, over-confident! Gardening is an inexact science, and there’s a lot of ways to get it right, or get it wrong. We’ve put together some helpful tips for first-time gardeners to help make your first year of gardening a success. 1. Know Your Zone First things first, you need to figure out which plant hardiness zone you live […]

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