Edible Plants: Cattails

62 Wild Plants That You Can Eat

Knowing how to forage for edibles in the great outdoors could quite literally be the difference between life and death. While we do have the Universal Edibility Test to test the plants we find, I just don’t think that in a survival situation you really have the time to be waiting. While searching the Internet earlier I came across a website MatterofTrust.org that has lots of information that I believe our readers will appreciate. This…

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Preppers and Survivalists

Practical Gifts for the Female Preppers

My partner likes to get hands-on and is always on the lookout for items that she can actually see herself using. If you’re like me, constant head banging when needing to find gifts, we are here to help you out. It couldn’t really get any better. You show her how much she means to you, she gets to open a gift and it is something that can be used to help keep the family better…

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£11million Boost to Chemical Defences

It comes on the eve of the Salisbury Novichok poisoning anniversary, the Defence Secretary has allocated £11million of additional funding to bolster the UK’s response to chemical attacks. The range of measures announced by the Defence Secretary include: Developing plans to deploy drones and robots into potentially hazardous areas, putting personnel in less danger and identifying threats faster. Boosting the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory’s ability to analyse substances, by investing in new technical capabilities….

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How to Successfully Grow Potatoes in a Bucket

We are always happy to answer our readers’ questions and today we are going to get another one of your questions answered. It doesn’t matter if you have a small apartment or a large yard, you can always cut your grocery list down by learning to grow your own. Growing your own potatoes is a great way to learn to grow your own vegetables and do so with very little expense. Traditionally potatoes would be…

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KrowdThink Release Krown App to Get Home Safer

A new app to keep people safe in crowded places will be used at a major London location, after an award of almost £250,000 from the Home Office. The app, called The Krowd, is the first project to be launched publicly under a scheme set up in response to the terror attacks in 2017. The Improving Crowd Resilience competition was launched in July 2017 and forms part of the Government’s efforts to do more with…

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