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Once you've gathered plenty of disaster supplies and learned all the most important survival skills, what else is there? A lot, it turns out.
Wayland's Ditty-Bag - © Gary Waidson - Ravenlore Bushcraft and Wilderness skills.

Prepping

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Papercrete is concrete made with paper. It's inexpensive, sturdy, lightweight, insulating, and better than bricks. Here's how to make it. #homesteadsurvivalsite #papercrete #diy #offgridliving #bushcraft

Buildings & other structures

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Why You Should Use Tallow & How To Render & Purify Tallow for Soap & Candle Making

DIY

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Electricity and appliances

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Extracting Salt from Plants for Survival

Food

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I've known for a long time that PVC has many survival uses, but there were several ideas in this video I never thought of before.
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Lists

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12 Perennials to Plant for Free Chicken Food

Livestock

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Skills

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100-Year-Old Way to Filter Rainwater in a Barrel - If you want filtered water right from a rain barrel this is for you. For gardening, rainwater is, naturally, best unfiltered, But for household use, the vintage book says the following instructions yield a cheap and easy way to make a filter just as good as a patent filter costing 10 times as much.

Water

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20 Things You Should Start Hoarding
Hoarding isn't always a bad thing. If you're a prepper, there are many items you should be hoarding. You never know when you'll need them.
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DIY Solar Water Distiller! - Simple Solar Water Distilling - Easy DIY (for Survival/SHTF)
Many trees provide nutrition, medicine, and firewood. But which tree is the best? We answer this by examining several trees and ranking them. Nutrition, Survival Skills, The Great Outdoors, Homesteading Skills, Trees To Plant, Planting Herbs, Survival Life Hacks
The One Tree That Every Survivalist Should Plant
Many trees provide nutrition, medicine, and firewood. But which tree is the best? We answer this by examining several trees and ranking them.
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How to Make a Solar Cooker with Trash - Simple Family Preparedness
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10 Ways to Prepare to Live Off Grid
When the grid goes down, it's important to have backup sources of electricity. Here are 7 ways to generate power during an outage. Life Hacks, Zombie Apocalypse, Ideas, Emp, Tips, House, Ready, Power
7 Ways to Generate Power After The Grid Goes Down
When the grid goes down, it's important to have backup sources of electricity. Here are 7 ways to generate power during an outage.
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6 Deadly Water Storage Mistakes
How to properly store water for emergencies and avoid these 6 deadly mistakes to prevent contamination and reduce the risk of illnesses.
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35 Solar Powered DIY Project Ideas
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Tips for Homesteading Off-Grid & Life w/out a Fridge or Running Water
Gardening, Exterior, Solar Heater Diy, Solar Powered Heater, Homemade Solar Panels, Solar Heater, Diy Heater
DIY Solar Furnace: An Affordable Heating in 5 Steps
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10 Methods for Gathering Emergency Water
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All About Off Grid Wastewater: Options, Septic, Code, and Advice
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How To Make Charcoal - Off-Grid | Wilderness survival skills, Survival skills life hacks, Camping survival
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Simple Budget Hacks for Frugal Living (household budgeting to start saving money fast)
If the off-grid way of life is calling to you, you already have an adventurous spirit. However, to succeed as a self-sufficient homesteader, you also need to learn these basic pioneer skills. Survival Prepping, Wilderness Survival Skills, Survival Guide, Survival Life
25 Pioneer Skills That Will Make You Self-Sufficient
If the off-grid way of life is calling to you, you already have an adventurous spirit. However, to succeed as a self-sufficient homesteader, you also need to learn these basic pioneer skills.