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Is A Cow Worth It? (Video)

Is A Cow Worth It? (Video)

If you’re a committed survivalist, you’ve probably considered some ways you can prepare your family long-term, for self-sufficiency. Whether you’re preparing for a post-disaster scenario or simply trying to go off-grid, one great way to be more self-reliant is to raise livestock. One of the most common livestock animals is a cow. We are so accustomed to byproducts from cows in the US, from milk to cheese, to hamburgers, and steak. But is it worth it to buy a cow? YouTubers Big Family Homestead break down the cost of owning and maintaining a cow, so you can figure out if […]

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10 Foods You Should Be Growing Yourself (Infographic)

10 Foods You Should Be Growing Yourself (Infographic)

It’s springtime, so if you’re not already planting your survival garden, you should be. While it can take a bit of time, effort, money, and space, to grow a truly self-sufficient garden that will be reliable in a grid-down situation, don’t let that discourage you from taking the first steps towards self-sufficiency now. No matter where you live, odds are you can grow something, even in vertical pots on a small apartment patio or even in your windowsill. This infograhic from ThePrepperJournal.com will give you some ideas of where to start, or rather, what to start! These are the best survival foods […]

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