Homesteading

The self sufficient homesteading and related posts


BOL
A long growing season seems like the perfect reason to choose a bug out location in certain regions.  It starts warming early in Texas, and gets cold later, so this is perfect isn’t it?  Let’s buy Texas land! Not necessarily.  Did you know that the Texas heat can destroy crops in the summer? Just because […]

Choosing a Bug Out Location (BOL) Based on Climate Zones


bug out location
So you found a place that sounds great on paper.  You even took a trip to visit it. You visited the property a second time, and just fell in love with it.  You could see yourself there, and all the amazing things it has to offer. YOU STILL HAVEN’T DONE ENOUGH RESEARCH! Before slapping down […]

Choose the Perfect Bug Out Location (BOL) Every Time



bug out location 2
It would only seem natural if you purchase or lease some land, everything on and below that land is yours to use.  Unfortunately, thinking like that is wrong and you CAN purchase or rent land WITHOUT RESOURCE RIGHTS. You Have the Right to Use Your Land and Resources Before you become that poor sap that […]

You May Not Have the Legal Right to Use Your ...


livestock ownership 2
Farmers commonly dispute over livestock ownership. Some disputes are legitimate.  Your livestock got out of its pen and looks just like your neighbors.  So, naturally, they place it back in THEIR pens. Other disputes are simply a result of theft and bad people.  You have something I want, so I am going to take it. […]

Ways to Win Every Dispute over Your Livestock Ownership



illegal residents
Rural properties with little oversight are typically targeted by people that need a place to live or by others that enjoy steeling or destroying your private property. Bug Out Locations (BOL) are usually exactly this type of land.  You need to anticipate this behavior, and ACT NOW to stop it. Get All of the Illegal […]

Catch Squatters and Thieves and Prevent Destruction of Your Bug ...


outbuildings
Outbuildings are extremely important.  Although adding services will make a property value go up, outbuildings usually don’t.  Outbuildings can provide you with a ton of value, even though you didn’t have to pay extra for it. Great Uses of Existing Outbuildings Old barns provide shelter to your animals and supplies. Carports can cover your tractors, […]

Outbuildings are Gold, When Purchasing Bug Out Location Land



Gary Collins of The Primal Power Method about Nutrition and Preparedness Gary Collins is the creator of the Primal Power Method.  He holds degrees in exercise science, criminal justice, and forensic science. Gary was in Military Intelligence, worked for the U.S. State Department, the Dept. of Health and Human Services and was an FDA special […]

107: Off-Grid Living with Gary Collins –


Gary Collins of The Primal Power Method about Nutrition and Preparedness Gary Collins is the creator of the Primal Power Method.  He holds degrees in exercise science, criminal justice, and forensic science. Gary was in Military Intelligence, worked for the U.S. State Department, the Dept. of Health and Human Services and was an FDA special […]

107: Off-Grid Living with Gary Collins –



Housekeeping: I am in North Carolina right now, so you get a throwback episode. If you don’t know where to start in prepping, check out my resource page at theprepperpodcast.com/gettingstarted. Speaking of getting started, I think I will be doing a “back to basics” series soon. Don’t forget to give me a review at theprepperpodcast.com/itunes […]

079: Gardening for Beginners – The Prepper Podcast


DIY solar cooking
Cooking with Grid Down There are many different ways to cook food when we don’t have the use of our stove or microwave.  Some of the methods are more reliable than other, and others still are more convenient.  Still, almost all of them can be useful when you lose power or gas service to your […]

Alternative Cooking Methods During Grid Down