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An Introduction to Ham Radios

An Introduction to Ham Radios

Ham radio is a venture that is still clothed in mystery. Classified both as a hobby and a service, ham radio and its operators encompass the entire world, with over two million people licensed to operate. Don’t let the term ...

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Survival Skills for Your Toddler

Survival Skills for Your Toddler

As parents, we all want the best for our children. As preppers, we know we need to get them ready for the worst. If we raise them controlled by fear, what kind of adults will they become? But if we ...

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What Has a Bee Done for Me Lately?

What Has a Bee Done for Me Lately?

Reasons for keeping bees range from the mercenary to the altruistic. Bees are valued both for their direct products (honey, beeswax and others) and their activity (pollination). The most obvious and traditional reason to keep bees is that they produce ...

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Urban Chickens!

Urban Chickens!

If you’re like half of our readers, you live either in a suburb, a subdivision, in the city proper or in an apartment. Your choices appear very limited in what you can do as far as growing food or raising ...

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Seed to Seed

Seed to Seed

If you’re looking for a resource book to add to your paper library, then Seed to Seed: Seed Saving and Growing Techniques for Vegetable Gardeners by Suzanne Ashworth is well worth the price. With over 150 vegetables listed, Seed to ...

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Be Prepared

Be Prepared

Most people would agree that being prepared is a good idea, and while knowledge is power, simply knowing that you should be prepared is not either a good idea or power. Inherent in the idea of being prepared is obtaining ...

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Gun Vault Review

Gun Vault Review

When my husband first asked me to purchase the Solutions from Science Drag and Draw Gun Vault, I was sure it was a gimmick and not worth the money. I mean, how they could offer this biometric equipment for $179.99 ...

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6 Surprising Off-Grid Uses For Alcohol

6 Surprising Off-Grid Uses For Alcohol

When city folks in the 1940s went into the country, they were surprised to find the farmers didn’t know there was a depression going on. Why? Because they made their own food and alcohol. Yep…you read that right—alcohol. Is alcohol ...

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