Most every prepper knows they have to practice survival skills before an emergency. That way, when SHTF, they can feel confident in their ability to survive.However, the idea of practicing can turn into quite a hassle. For one, practicing things like shooting or hunting require you to be outdoors, and in a certain location. However, not everyone has this luxury.Other skills require other constraints that the ordinary prepper just can’t get around. These roadblocks prevent well-meaning preppers from getting what they need for disaster preparedness.Luckily, there are many other survival skills that you can learn in the comfort of your
Preparing for an emergency is important. However, many people think all this means is stocking up on food, water, and supplies.However, true SHTF preparedness is much more than just stockpiling. You need to be in certain habits (and to have certain skills) in order to survive. And it’s best to start doing these things now, before a major emergency occurs.For true disaster preparedness, you’ll need to be ready to practice these…
4 Ways To Get Ready For When SHTF
Get In Shape
Unfortunately, many preppers overlook the importance of fitness. However, they often don’t realize just how much physical exertion your body will
One of the biggest threats to our country is an EMP (ElectroMagnetic Pulse). This disaster is so threatening, because it can easily wipe out the entire grid. And, if that happens, all electrical devices – GPS, smartphones, batteries, lights, etc. will go kaput.
Take the EMP of 1962, for instance. At this time, the U.S. chose to detonate a nuclear device at high altitude while they were flying over the Pacific Ocean. Well, when they did this, the resulting EMP from the explosion knocked out the street lights in Hawaii. And here’s the kicker… these streetlights were more than 1500 miles
If you’ve been in the prepping world for any length of time, you’ve likely heard of the term “EMP.” But what is an EMP? How can you prepare for it? And, most of all, how will this disastrous scenario affect your quality of life?
These are all good questions. And, by knowing the answers ahead of time, you can better prepare for this SHTF scenario. After all, adequate disaster preparedness is the key to success in nearly every survival situation!
Preppers may have a huge stockpile of food, plenty of survival tools, and an emergency plan ready to execute. However, these may be the same preppers who are struggling to make it through a major emergency situation.
Why is this the case?
Well, as it turns out, survival isn’t dependent on just preps alone. In fact, there’s one factor that can unravel the hard work of most any prepper: it’s known as “the human element.”
What does this mean?
Survival is so much more than just having the right preps. Preppers also must have a survival mentality. They must be in the right state
Ask most any prepper in the U.S. about biltong, and they’re likely to have a very perplexed look on their face. That’s because very few Americans know what this survival food is. And that means they’re ignorant of one of the best survival foods out there.
Biltong is basically South Africa’s version of beef jerky. However, biltong is even better than American jerky, since it lasts WAY longer and doesn’t need an oven or dehydrator to make. Not to mention, it’s pretty darn tasty!
Plus, one of the best things about biltong is you can use virtually any kind of lean meat