Survival and Preparedness
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Generally speaking, "survival" falls into one of two broad categories: Staying alive until help arrives and you're rescued Living in the wilderness as a way of life
A reader has sent this useful list to help prepare for what is coming. Considering how much damage was done to the midwest from tornadoes this past week, everyone should have a safe place to go and be ready - for 'anything' and 'everything'. Obvously, with tornadoes, you can't keep your supplies on the first floor, but basement areas seem to be okay - storm cellars are always a good idea.
Friday, Nov 12, 2010 I have watched with some concern as the survival seed business has exploded these past few years. Advertisements abound for survival garden seed buckets that cost upwards of $100 and promise a years supply of food for a family.
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