Picking Efficient Food For Prepping, Food Storage, and Survival

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Food Shortage Riots-Video Preview

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Fire and Water in an Urban Survival Situation

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, brought to you by the SurviveInPlace.com Urban Survival Course. This week, we’re going to talk about two essentials of survival…fire and water. Smores as a survival training tool Some of you might be VERY excited at the thought that Smores are a vital for long term survival item.  […]

Seeds For Survival

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, brought to you by www.SurviveInPlace.com and www.UrbanSurvivalPlayingCards.com. This week, we’re going to talk about seed storage, a new novel by Brad Thor, an update on HR 5175, AND a way that you can buy survival supplies quicker. What kind of seeds to store? Lots of people email in […]

Food Storage for Churches, Nashville, & Drunken Pirates

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Water: The Basic of Basics

Every prepared family or individual should start by stocking up on the most basic of life sustaining elements – water. All living things consist mostly of water. 60% of your body mass is water. Water comprises approximately 92% of blood plasma, 80% of muscle mass and 60% of red blood cells. Water moistens the tissues […]

FOOD STORAGE STORAGE – #1 – 7 March 2010

Disaster prep can be a daunting prospect. Several many questions must be addressed before spending money willy nilly. If you are considered a Senior, some of the questions change. You might be retired. On a limited income. Statistically of reduced health and likely w/more medical needs than twenty years ago. And yet you may have […]

Using Long Term Food Storage Every Day

Welcome to this week’s Urban Survival Newsletter, sponsored by SurviveInPlace.com and UrbanSurvivalGuide.com. This week, we’re going to talk about simple ways to start using your bulk survival provisions on a regular basis, some quick thoughts on self-defense, a video showing the impact of the proposed federal budget cuts, and survival clothing. Let’s start off on […]

Gold vs. Food–Which to buy first

A very common question for people who are getting started with preparedness and changing to a more self-reliant lifestyle goes something like this…I’ve only got $X. I know that I need to stock up on food, and I should probably have some gold & silver on hand, but what should I get first?

UV Water Purification and Weapon Safety Around Kids

Two questions that I get asked often are about water purification and weapons safety around kids. Will UV Water Purification Work In An Urban Survival Situation? In short, it CAN work.  UV purification is very effective at killing viruses, bacteria, and protozoa and is used by municipalities, restaurants, and many households to purify not only […]