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How To Eat Insects For Survival

Eating Insects For Survival Crickets, Grasshoppers, Maggots & EarthwormsCatch em, Dry em, Roast em and Eat emOne thing I will say straight away about how to eat insects is:  Whenever possible, roast them first. Yes you can eat pick them up and eat them from the ground, but you never know what nasties have taken …

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How To Filter Dirty Water Using Lifesaver Liberty Portable Water Filter Bottle Test And Review

  How To Filter Dirty Water  Lifesaver Liberty Portable Water Filter Bottle  Water procurement, or more precisely, clean, safe to drink, water procurement must be ranked as the number one priority for survival. Especially after a disaster or SHTF event.It has been proven that without this basic water filtering of contaminated water you run the risk of …

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How To Make Simple DIY Fire Starters For Backpacking And Survival

Homemade Fire Starters

How To Make Simple DIY Fire startersFeatures of these very simple DIY homemade fire starters:1. All the components are easy to find.2. You can use your kitchen hob to prepare the ingredients.3. These DIY fire starters can be made to any length.4. You can even make them different colours.5. Ideal for backpacking6. essential for survivalWhy do we …

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How To Build A Dakota Fire Pit For Survival

how to make a dakota fire pitClear an area of any grass or debris.Find yourself a suitable area and clear all debris, plants and grass.Select your ground.The area where you choose to dig your pit should be free of stones or big tree roots.Use a stick, small shovel or entrenching tool.Dig a hole 300-400mm deep …

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10th Bushcraft Magazine May Bank Holiday Meet

The 10th Bushcraft Magazine May Day Holiday Meet A Bushcraft Show Not To Missed….On the weekend of the first May Bank Holiday, this year falling on 3rd May – 6th May 2019, the Bushcraft Magazine is holding its tenth annual gathering in Egerton, near Ashford in Kent.The May Meet is a great opportunity to book in …

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Apocalyptic Book Review | Foreword By Cody Lundin

Citizen Survivor’s Handbook”a preppers guide with a difference””Post Apocalyptic Humour At Its Best”The Citizen Survivor’s Handbook’ is primarily a work of fiction. However, the book is quite influenced by the propaganda that was published in Britain during the 1940s.During this time and more specifically after the British evacuation of Dunkirk, there was a very real, …

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How To Use A Compass For Land Navigation

how to use a compass for land navigationYou’d be amazed at the number of bushcrafters and explorers who get lost, even though they have gone prepared with a compass in their pack.! They simply do not, or have not bothered to find out How To Use A Compass For Land NavigationMost of the time they …

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Bahco Laplander Folding Saw Testing And Video Review

bahco laplander folding saw

bahco laplander folding sawfull test, demo and video review of the Bahco LaplanderIn this review I will be testing the Bahco Folding Saw Laplander – a well designed lightweight folding saw.It is made in Sweden and, of course, uses a good quality steel with a super sharp edge and from many of the other write-ups I …

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Five C’s Of Bushcraft, Survival And Prepping

Do you know the five c’s of survival? Finding yourself caught out in a dangerous situation is going to pose several different survival scenarios, all unique but nothing that can’t be overcome with the correct gear in your pack.    Having any one, or a combination of the five C’s of survival will give you a greater …

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How to build a Survival Shelter easily

this is how to build a basic survival shelter EasilyDon’t go out unprepared. Always carry a temporary emergency shelter with at all times, along with the right footwear and clothing.Pick the right spot.Choose an area that will give as much natural cover even before you have put up a shelter.make use of natural surroundings.A fallen tree …

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Black Wolf Survival Kent Gathering 2019

Kent Gathering Friday 4th – Sunday 6th October 2019This year, for the first time Black Wolf Survival & Bushcraft are going to be hosting a Bushcraft Gathering at their 120 acre woodland site in Kent. Members of the Black Wolf team, some special invited guests and, hopefully, some members of the Living To Learn admin team …

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Natural Herbs And Plants For Medicine And Illness That You Should Be Storing

Best Medicinal Plants for Survival and when the sHTFFrom the very first beginning man looked at nature to provide everything he needed for survival.They considered plants to have a somewhat magical power, possessing healing powers and the ability to cure anything from aches and pains, to severe illness.These medicinal plants became the mainstay of their …

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