Canning Peas, Recipes & Their Nutritional Value
As many know, I am into the art of canning food for our food storage pantry. My latest venture is canning peas. I see a lot of articles out there about canning pea soup, but hardly any on canning the actual peas for later use and c [ ... ]Read More
The Why and How of Being Prepared
[intro2]Prepping is not only a way of doing things, it's a mindset. [/intro2] I want to give you a bit of history into why my family and I prep. I hope that in reading why we do what we do, that you will choose to prep if you aren't pr [ ... ]Read More
How To Make a Brick Rocket Stove for $6.08
Five Great Soaps to Prep!
If you could only prep one kind of soap, what would it be? ?? There are always hundreds of answers to that question because there really isn't a single 'best' soap to store; almost any soap is good to stock up on compared to none at all. If th [ ... ]Read More
Going Dutch: The Art and Practice of Dutch Oven Co...
Part of being a Prepper is having alternative means of doing things. As far as cooking goes, Dutch Oven cooking can be your alternative means for making food for your family should there be no normal means to do so. A Dutch Oven can cook almo [ ... ]Read More
A Winter Car Survival Kit Will Keep You Warm in Em...
By Craig Caudill When traveling in cold weather it is wise keep a winter survival kit in your car. The most obvious place to put this valuable kit is in your trunk, so unlike other survival kits, a car survival kit can be larger and more bulki [ ... ]Read More
APN Meetup Groups
The APN is now accepting applications from groups wishing to partner with us and be added to our National Meet Up Map and directory. The Prepper movement is growing exponentially and because of this, new preppers are seeking out local gro [ ... ]Read More
The Record Heat Waves
With the record heat waves and drought across the nation, the American Preppers Network hopes that you have been prepared. Disasters of any type can and do happen anywhere, at anytime, and without warning. We are now witnessing and wil [ ... ]Read More
Alaska Preppers Network “Emergency Communication…....
Original posting at Canadian Preppers Network Edited and re-posted at American Preppers Radio Net How people communicate with one another when land line phones, cell phones and the internet are at best unreliable or nonexistent, is one thing that see [ ... ]Read More
Arizona Survivalist/Prepper Expo in Glendale Mar 3...
The Arizona Survivalist / Prepper Expo is coming to the West Valley March 30, 2013..! According to Expo organizer Lance Baker, there will be many exhibitors at the Glendale Civic Center, as well as some vendor seminars. The speakers agenda is still i [ ... ]Read More
Alaska Preppers Network Alaska’s Climate Change a ...
Nature seems to be providing new job opportunities to the residents of Alaska. One would hope that not only more jobs, but with that, more selection in the stores. Senator Begich wants to further develop ports to accommodate more ships since th [ ... ]Read More
California Business, State of Arizona and Federal ...
Castle and Cooke, a Los Angeles based company is building a new housing development in Sierra Vista, Arizona. Not everyone wants them to do it. Castle and Cooke currently sell water to other housing developments it built Castle and Cooke plan to ta [ ... ]Read More
Gun Laws and Freedom of Information Act Exemptions
While the Arkansas college campus gun legislation made the the headlines, one would consider why this little tidbit was tucked in the very last paragraphs of the article. It seems much more important than other issues covered by the media. & [ ... ]Read More
Training Your Dog For Survival
[caption id="attachment_11944" align="alignright" width="300"] dog-training1[/caption] There are millions of people out there who would never leave their dogs behind in any emergency situation if they can help it. That is wonderful and that so [ ... ]Read More
Pet Food - What to Store and How
The best way to protect your household from the effects of a disaster is to be prepared. If you own pets you are responsible to prepare for them as well. Many disasters could cut off your access to more pet food from the store. A prolonged power o [ ... ]Read More
Prepping with Pets
Pets are extensions of our family and we need to incorporate them into our prepping plans. With this article I hope to give you some good ideas to do just that. I am going to focus on the two most common household pets: dogs and cats. We have [ ... ]Read More
Before You Buy a Gun: Here are some considerations
Few actions require more fore-thought than purchasing a firearm. But more important than the style, caliber, action and size is the reason for buying one in the first place. Why do you want a firearm? Do you really need it? Would you be better off [ ... ]Read More
Homemade Citrus Extract
How to Make Citrus Extract and Why
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Wild Game Recipe: High Speed Venison
It was a perfect setting for a tailgate party: We were parked next to the Lochsa River in Idaho's Clearwater National Forest. My brother Michael Pantenburg, hunting buddy Phil Walker, and I had just emerged from a several-day backpack elk hunt [ ... ]Read More
Cooking Salmon With the Herbs From Your Garden
Cooking Salmon With Herbs From Your Garden I have had this wonderful Salmon Fillet in my freezer for some time now that my friends gave me a while back. (Thanks guys!) I have been putting off cooking [ ... ]Read More
4 Easy Medicinal Plants you can grow
As preppers we should seek to become more self-reliant. Producing/growing your own medicine is another way to do that. I have four medicinal plants anyone can grow: Aloe Vera, Peppermint, Garlic, and Sage. As with any product used for Medicinal Re [ ... ]Read More