7 Things To Do Right Now To Get Ready For a Fabulous Summer Garden

click photo for more information
7 Things To Do Right Now To Get Ready For a Fabulous Summer Garden
Hold on to your hat! Spring and it’s warmer cousin, summer, are just around the corner. Yes, even if you’re looking out the window at piles of crystalline, white snow — believe! One day soon, the days will lengthen and your summer garden will become just as real as those freezing temperatures! Seed companies from […]
1
475

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

Back to Basics Bundle: 70 Ebooks, Online Courses, and More!

click photo for more information
Back to Basics Bundle: 70 Ebooks, Online Courses, and More!
Skills and knowledge trump gear and miscellaneous stuff when it comes to survival, and this brand new Back to Basics Bundle will provide you and your family with hours and hours of great information related to many different areas of being prepared. WHAT IS A BUNDLE? With the popularity of ebooks and online courses, “bundles” have […]
1
666

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

6 Tricks To Ensure Your Fruit Trees Survive The Winter

click photo for more information
6 Tricks To Ensure Your Fruit Trees Survive The Winter
Image source: Pixabay.com Experienced homesteaders know that just because the trees go dormant, the hens take a break from laying, and the garden goes fallow it doesn’t mean that you can go into hibernation from December to March. Among the many wintertime tasks on the farm, you can’t forget to include tending to your fruit […]
1
459

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

Free Manuals to Download on Survival and Edible Plants

click photo for more information
Free Manuals to Download on Survival and Edible Plants
  Everybody likes to get something for free and here’s a huge collection of free manuals for you to download. I have not had a chance to review all of them so I can’t say that everything they suggest is accurate. Many of them are hundreds of pages long, so take your time reviewing them […]
0
1019

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

Plant These Edible Flowers in Your Garden Now

click photo for more information
Plant These Edible Flowers in Your Garden Now
The first edible flower I ever ate was a nasturtium. We had giant nasturtium plants growing in our herb garden, nearly taking over, in fact, and decided we would start consuming the orange and yellow blossoms and leaves. They have a peppery flavor with a little bit of a kick. It’s always fun to discover […]
0
1332

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

The Ultimate Chicken Crap Composting Guide

click photo for more information
The Ultimate Chicken Crap Composting Guide
There are no two ways about it – your soil needs nutrition regularly. This isn’t just dirt that we’re talking about. We’re talking about soil and soil is alive. In order for plants to grow to their optimum capacity, they need bio-intensive nutrients present in the soil to assist with growth, root development and disease prevention. While […]
0
527

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

Prep Blog Review: 8+ Food Crops To Grow In Your Survival Garden

click photo for more information
Prep Blog Review: 8+ Food Crops To Grow In Your Survival Garden
Growing your own food makes you more independent, helps you save a lot of money and allows you to enjoy fresh ingredients any time of the year. It may be challenging to start growing your own food, but you will thank yourself later, in a survival situation, when all the shelves will be empty and […]
0
426

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

Surviving Off-Grid: 4 Recipes To Cook In A Haybox

click photo for more information
Surviving Off-Grid: 4 Recipes To Cook In A Haybox
  I have to admit, this was a new one for me, and I thought that I’d tried every method of outdoor cooking invented since cavemen sporked frogs and roasted them over an open fire. As it turns out, haybox cooking is a combination of two of my favorite cooking vessels – a Dutch oven […]
0
515

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?

Prepper Book Festival 13: Aquaponic Gardening

click photo for more information
Prepper Book Festival 13: Aquaponic Gardening
Lately, you may have noticed a recurring theme here on Backdoor Survival. Gardening and food preservation are on my mind and for good reason. I now own an acre of land with a decent growing season and plenty of sun. I may even have room for a modest aquaponic gardening setup. This Prepper Book Festival […]
0
1098

Favorite! Would you like to add notes/tags?