Storing food is a great way to save money and ensure a ready supply of food in cases of emergency. Dehydrating is a great way of preserving fresh foods while adding something tasty and nutritious to your food stocks.
Composting has more advantages than the obvious one of providing organic fertilizer for your garden. Adding compost to your garden soil can result in long term benefits, such as reducing incidences of plant disease by cutting down the absorption of contaminants by plants and degrading toxic organic compounds such as hydrocarbons.
Growing your own food is one of the most important things that a survivalist needs to do to be self sufficient. The source of this food will all start from the seeds you plant in the soil. What type of seeds you use to start your garden can have a huge impact on the quality of food you produce as well as its abundance.