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Survival Podcast

  • newEpisode-2088- Lessons and Planning from the first 3/4s of 2017
    TweetHere are Nine Mile Farm we have pretty much settled into our selected systems on a lot of things at this point almost 5 years into the journey.  Our ducks run on a clock work like system, feeding, paddock shifting, … Continue reading →
    - 15 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 8:09pm -
  • newLodge 14″ Cast Iron Wok – Item of the Day
    Tweet Every day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Amazon Item of the day is the … Continue reading →
    - 18 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 4:42pm -
  • Episode-2087- Listener Feedback for 9-18-17
    TweetToday on The Survival Podcast I take your questions on farming, fruit trees, community, guns, mint, bureaucracy and more. Remember to be on a show like this one just pick up your phone and call 866-65-THINK. Make sure if you … Continue reading…
    - 2 days ago 18 Sep 17, 10:16pm -
  • Porter-Cable 9-Inch Pruning Reciprocating Saw Blades – Item of the Day
    TweetEvery day I bring you an item on Amazon that I personally use or has been purchased by many members of the audience and I have researched enough to recommend. Today’s TSP Amazon Item of the day is the Porter-Cable … Continue reading →
    - 2 days ago 18 Sep 17, 4:59pm -
  • TSP Nov Workshop on Nine Mile Farm – Sold Out
    TweetOnce again our fall workshop sold out before it was available beyond the MSB.  If you would like to be put on a waiting list in case anyone cancels email me at jack at with TSPC Workshop in the … Continue reading →
    - 4 days ago 16 Sep 17, 12:25pm -

Modern Survival Blog

  • newMilitary Nuclear Targets in USA Mainland
    (larger military nuclear targets map image here) I have assembled a map and a list of United States military targets likely to be hit first compared with others. Although there are lots of military installations, the following military nuclear target…
    - 19 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 4:03pm -
  • Is Our Nation Breaking Apart?
    Is our nation breaking apart? The following sentiments excerpted from a few recent comments on Modern Survival Blog are likely indicative of how lots of frustrated conservative Americans feel. I am not a ‘conspiracy nut’, however I firmly and log…
    - 2 days ago 18 Sep 17, 3:41pm -
  • What did you do for your preparedness this week? (2017-9-16)
      This weekly post is an open-forum, though preferably focusing on what we all did this week for our prepping & preparedness. Voice your thoughts, opinions, concerns, or questions for others to comment on general topics of preparedness. Because the…
    - 4 days ago 16 Sep 17, 12:06pm -

Preparing for SHTF

  • A Firearm Is a Weapon but Not All Weapons Are a Firearm
    The kids are playing on the floor surrounded by toys. You are putting lunch on the table when the door crashes in. It is a smash and grab, and the intruders are inside in seconds. You have a firearm in the home however, as a responsible gun owner it…
    - 19 days ago 1 Sep 17, 2:53pm -
  • Ant Killer Recipe
    We all know ants can be a pain in the arse and some can even damage your home over a period of time. Sometimes finding the colony can be an impossible task. So why not let the ants do the work for you. This little recipe a friend of mine gave me does…
    - 67 days ago 15 Jul 17, 1:29pm -
  • Grid Down: 5 Tasks That Simply Cannot Wait
    Whether you have electricity or not certain tasks still must be accomplished. Some people liken a power failure to a snow day, where it’s a free day. Free from the hassles of school, chores, and responsibilities in general. It is not a free time, o…
    - 75 days ago 7 Jul 17, 3:41pm -
  • Five Preparedness Lessons Learned from Recent Natural Disasters
    Nature is the source of all life, but it can also be a force to be reckoned with. There have been many natural disasters since the dawn of mankind – tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes and even ice ages, and the scariest thing is that these can pret…
    - 92 days ago 19 Jun 17, 10:51pm -
  • Can You Improvise Adapt Overcome and Then Produce?
    Improvise, adapt and overcome is an unofficial slogan of the United States Marine Corp or of the Marines themselves. However, the traits are important ones for Preppers and others to have, and then, of course, you must be able to produce or show resu…
    - 99 days ago 13 Jun 17, 2:59pm -

Backdoor Survival

  • newHow To Choose The Right Fermenting Crock: Best Fermenting Crocks
    Fermentation is a lot more pleasant when you have the right tools and containers. Crocks come in an amazing variety of styles and prices. Backdoor Survival wants you to be able to make an informed decision about what is best for your space and purpos…
    - 20 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 3:15pm -
  • 13 Reasons to Ferment Your Own Food: Introduction to Fermenting
    There are a lot of reasons why fermentation is such a popular method for preserving foods. The health benefits include better digestion, tastier vegetables, value adding, and it is a method that is very easy to get right the first time you do it. Thi…
    - 2 days ago 18 Sep 17, 7:09pm -
  • A Review Of The Survival Filter Pro
    Survival Filter Pro offers outstanding 0.001 micron filtration for under $60. The makers of this filter are dedicated to offering affordable outstanding water filtration capabilities to anyone around the world. Special Discount: If you use code BDSU…
    - 3 days ago 17 Sep 17, 2:46pm -
  • America’s Increasing Levels of Political Violence: Something to Prep For?
    In case you haven’t noticed, there’s an increasing level of violent political confrontations on U.S. soil. A new study by the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at Cal State San Bernardino confirms this by stating that political confronta…
    - 4 days ago 16 Sep 17, 3:36pm -
  • Best Meat Birds For The Small Producer
    Raising your own chicken can be a good way to make use of leftovers from other farming enterprises, table scraps, and keep insects from being such a problem. Some chickens are best for eggs and some for meat with a few that fall in between. The first…
    - 5 days ago 15 Sep 17, 6:03pm -

The Survival Mom

  • new6 Reasons to Stockpile Blankets
      Don’t pass up those older, maybe even oddly colored, blankets at thrift stores and yard sales. Those cheap blankets can serve many purposes and can easily be tucked into corners until needed. You should keep a small stockpile or several of blan…
    - 23 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • A Four Seasons Emergency Plan: Autumn Survival
      September is National Preparedness Month and the perfect time to look at a few ways you can be prepared.   Preparing kids Autumn is a lovely time to go for a drive. This year, why not explore some possible Get out of Dodge (GOOD) evacuation route…
    - 3 days ago 17 Sep 17, 2:00pm -
  • The #1 Item Every Bug Out Bag Should Contain — But Probably Doesn’t
    For more than a year my husband walked around, worked at his job, went scuba diving, and tried to lead a normal life, all with a broken back. He was in pain 24 hours a day, and his insurance company would only pay for chiropractic treatments. That’…
    - 5 days ago 15 Sep 17, 12:43pm -
  • Confessions Of a Former Food Waster
      I was once a young wife and mother to a toddler. Hard at work learning to be a good wife and mommy. I got to stay at home which meant I made meals 3x a day for my family. I was a house wife. I had a food budget and yet I found myself […]
    - 7 days ago 13 Sep 17, 9:00pm -
  • Make a School-Friendly First Aid Kit
    We’ve all seen the First Aid kits you can buy at the store. Many of us have made our own. But does your child have one they can take to school without getting in trouble? My kids go to public school. Their schools, but there is no denying that publ…
    - 7 days ago 13 Sep 17, 2:00pm -

Survival Blog

  • newPreparedness Notes for Wednesday – September 20, 2017
    On September 20th, 1519, Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan set sail from Spain in an effort to find a western sear route to the rich Spice Islands of Indonesia. He initially spent time searching the South American coast for a strait, but was un…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 6:05am -
  • newWithout This, All Your Preps and Training Are For Naught, by M.P. in Ohio
    The Answer Is Good HealthInstead of teasing you by giving you the answer in the third paragraph, here is what you need for your preps and training to be meaningful; it is good health. So before you think you’ve already read similar articles, pleas…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 6:04am -
  • newEconomics & Investing For Preppers
    Here are the latest items and commentary on current economics news, market trends, stocks, investing opportunities, and the precious metals markets. We also cover hedges, derivatives, and obscura. And it bears mention that most of these items are fro…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 6:03am -
  • newJWR’s Recommendations of the Week
    Here are JWR’s Recommendations of the Week for various media and tools of interest to SurvivalBlog readers. This week the focus is on Firewood Stacking. (See the Instructional Videos section.)Books:It is that time of year again: A Guide Book of U…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 6:02am -
  • newThe Editors’ Quote of the Day:
    “To own firearms is to affirm that freedom and liberty are not gifts from the state.” – Jeffrey R. SnyderThanks for reading, check out for more news!The post The Editors’ Quote of the Day: appeared first on…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 6:01am -

The Survivalist Blog

  • newIndivisible: With Justice for Some by Troy Grice
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    - 22 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 12:56pm -
  • First Aid Kits, Medical Kits for the Disabled/and Normal Daily Prepper
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    - 2 days ago 18 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • What did you do to prep this week?
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    - 4 days ago 16 Sep 17, 2:14pm -
  • Dental Health Off the Grid and When SHTF
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    - 6 days ago 14 Sep 17, 1:10pm -
  • One Family’s Experience with Hurricane Irma
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    - 8 days ago 12 Sep 17, 1:24pm -


Steemit Preppers

  • newAfter the Collapse: Head for the Hills (SHTF Canada/ Alberta) This is part 2 of the sub-series of the after the collapse videos that deals with Canada in SHTF. Some good in for non-canadians to learn about our countries SHTF potential. Watch part 1 here:…
    - 23 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 11:57am -
  • After the Collapse: Into the forest (SHTF NORTH AMERICA/ ALBERTA) Here is part 2 of the rocky mountain/ Alberta survival video!Part 1 of this series: the Collapse Series Playlist Here:…
    - 1 day ago 19 Sep 17, 5:17am -
  • Finally Some Pictures Post Hurricane Irma!
    Things in our little area are slowly coming back to normal level. Schools are open tomorrow, everyone's power is supposed to be back on by midnight tonight (Sunday 9-17), and the stores and gas stations are getting their inventory back up. I have so…
    - 2 days ago 18 Sep 17, 1:56am -
  • Venezuela Has Officially Abandoned The Petrodollar (Web Bot Told Us Before) by jsnip4
    - 3 days ago 17 Sep 17, 5:52pm -
  • Garden Update 7 finally some rain!
    ![IMG_1732.JPG]( has been so hot and dry for the last month. We finally had a real rain! We are on the verge of our first fros t I'm guessing on Sunday. About…
    - 3 days ago 17 Sep 17, 1:29pm -
    When it comes to a CBRN incident you have little time to act! The main hazards will be either inhalation or absorption onto the skin. In this video i will discuss what to look out for, the threats and what i carry in order to mitigate this. https:/…
    - 3 days ago 17 Sep 17, 11:57am -
  • Some Things to Remember Or That I've Realized Post Irma
    Just a quick jot-down of some things I realized that would make chaotic times better, and also some things I saw other people doing that were no-no's:*My hair is too long. Us prairie girls like our long hair, but in a water-shortage situation it ta…
    - 6 days ago 14 Sep 17, 9:03pm -
  • Saving Sunflower Seeds & Other Harvesting In Late Summer
    ![IMG_8223.JPG]( As you can see by this first photo, I barely made it in time to beat the Blue Jays to my sunflower seeds.I don't mind sharing, especially with…
    - 6 days ago 14 Sep 17, 3:31pm -
    As you may know, my home state of Florida is dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. The cell lines are jammed and we have no power. As a prepper, no power is no biggie! We have food, water, and alternative cooking methods. What I cant do right…
    - 7 days ago 13 Sep 17, 1:29pm -
  • Power where there is no power
    Thought this might be of interest to some people Imagine this:A devastating hurricane slams the East Coast, leaving hundreds of thousands of people without power for days-even weeks. Or maybe a tsunami takes out an entire town somewhere overseas,…
    - 18 May 17, 11:55pm -

Steemit Homesteading

  • newMeme Challenge #35 - Entry #1 - GMO's
    # Meme Challenge!! Meme Challenge!!Thanks s @fibra59 for hosting this wonderful #memechallenge! If you haven't taken part yet, why not give it a try?? It is so much fun :D Here's the link where you can find the details:https://steemit…
    - 1 hour ago 20 Sep 17, 9:27am -
  • newHomesteadingChallenge #4 : How to Plant Chili in Polybag is one of agricultural commodities whose price is very fluctuating. Especially before the big days like Lebaran, the price of chili must surge. This i…
    - 1 hour ago 20 Sep 17, 9:22am -
  • newLumbricus Rubellus worm cultivation

    Lumbricus Rubellus worm  cultivation

    Hi all friends And back again the same my mysql. Unlike usually I post pictures, this time I want to tell you about the ease of worm cultivation.Yesterday I visited my uncle's house to see how the cultivators worm type lumbricus rubellus which ac…
    - 2 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 9:06am -
  • newcolor challenge : RedWednesday-Red Palm Fruit
    Red palm "Cyrtostachys lakka Becc" is a popular ornamental plant commonly found in the yard of the house. The red name is derived from the color of its leaf-red midrib. The red palm is now one of the rare plants due to the massive exploitation in the…
    - 2 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 8:59am -
  • newMeet The Awesomes!!!
    Who are the Awesomes? Why are we awesome? How did we become The Awesome Homestead? Who cares?Hi, and welcome to **The Awesome Homestead!** ![image]( are Richard and Cheyanne. Nowe that that is out of the w…
    - 2 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 8:43am -
  • newMeet The Awesomes!
    Who are the Awesomes? Why are we awesome? How did we become The Awesome Homestead? Who cares?Hi, and welcome to **The Awesome Homestead!** ![image]( are Richard and Cheyanne. Now that that is out of the wa…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 5:51am -
  • newAnother day of work, and homesteading
    #### *Good day steemit friends and homesteaders! A very hot sunny day today, much hotter inside my warehouse, you can felt the heat coming from up to the tin roofing, even its like 30 feet high.*#### *My usual set up, open and checked the warehouse…
    - 5 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 5:49am -
  • newOur Papaya tree just about fell over it's so full of fruit - Drinking papaya Smoothies tonight - Life is Good
    * ### 🌴 Getting home from a long weekend away for some Birthday Parties and [Crab Fishing](…
    - 7 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 4:12am -
  • newthe most visited place in cordova
    this beautiful ten thousand roses is one of the most visited tourist spot in cordova. most of the tourist come to visit afternoon time till night. tired of taking picture and looking around this beautiful place .its time to relax at the coffe shop of…
    - 7 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 3:43am -
  • newWhat's So Positive About Living Primitively?
    Without fail, I hear, "I could never live like that." when people find out I live back in the woods without electricity or indoor plumbing. Let me just say this, convenience does not necessarily equate with happiness.Living primitively eliminates a…
    - 7 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 3:35am -

Steemit Survival

  • newOlight Rechargeable EDC Lights Sensible Prepper Presents: Olight S10R, S15R and S20R Baton Series Rechargeable Flashlight Review. A perfect EDC option that is ready when you are and save money too. Available at Going Gear to get a 10% off Sootch00…
    - 6 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 5:16am -
  • new7 Days To Die | Alpha 16 - Season 1 | Part 41 | Wiring and Trader
    - 11 hours ago 20 Sep 17, 12:11am -
  • newFun Facts/w New Kid!
    Did you know that possums have pouches for their babies as do all marsupials? Though Water Oppossums or as locals call them "Yapok" are the only marsupial where males have pouches also! These possums live from Mexico and Central America south to Arge…
    - 12 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 11:01pm -
  • newAdventure Outdoors Meet N Greet Dec 6, 2014 10,000 guns!!! Sensible Prepper Presents: Event info: Adventure OutdoorsDecember 6, 2014 2500 South Cobb Drive Smyrna, GA. (10,000 guns in stock, pistol and rifle ranges, gunsmiths, huge gear appa…
    - 12 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 10:37pm -
  • newGarden-In-A-Can? What? Good Grief!
    # Have We Become A Lazy Society? #The other day I was in a large home improvement store, and as always, I end up strolling by the gardening section. At this time of year, I look for clearance items and, in general, what they have in stock. You just…
    - 13 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 9:42pm -
  • newSolo outdoor survival kit Solo outdoor survival kit Outdoor Survival Kit Tindimensions: 9cm diameter x 4.5cmweight: 150gcontents• round storage tin with screw-down lid and reflecti…
    - 14 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 9:17pm -
  • new7 Days to Die | Valmod | Multiplayer Part 5 | SmooreMC85 Haladmer
    - 16 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 6:30pm -
  • newMy Favorite Four-Letter Word That Begins With F
    Found this along side the road the other day. My favorite four-letter word that begins with F.![my favorite four letter word.jpg](…
    - 17 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 6:16pm -
  • newBrannen Outfitters Perry Georgia: A Great Gun Shop Visit! Sensible Prepper Presents: Brannen Outfitters is a really cool gun shop down in Perry Georgia. We recently spent the day down there and met a lot of great people. Jared Brannen, Owner of Brannen Outfitter's thought I…
    - 19 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 3:57pm -
  • newTo the mountains and beyond!

    To the mountains and beyond!

    Survival In The Mountains:Hey everyone!This past summer, I had the opportunity to venture off west! My Trip was to California! The only title I could compare this trip to would be, “Over the hills and far away” the song by Led Zeppelin. (Bef…
    - 20 hours ago 19 Sep 17, 2:28pm -
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