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How to Prepare for a Meat Shortage

A meat shortage is playing out due to coronavirus. Time will show how bad it gets, but if you want to ensure that both you and your family don’t have to resort to a vegan diet, there are things you can do. by Aden Tate, homesteader and author of The Faithful Prepper I don’t know about you, but I enjoy eating meat. The thought of not being able to do so doesn’t sound like a lot of fun to me. Yet here we are, seeing news article after news article…

Finding Freedom Through Food Independence

Freedom is a multifaceted diamond. It is costly, born after a period of great pressure, and precious. Living a life devoid of debt is one facet. Debt makes one a slave to the debtor, and a slave is not free. Less regulation is an aspect of freedom. The possession of arms protects freedom. And though it’s arguably not the most important facet, the one that probably resonates with preppers the most is food independence. by Aden Tate, contributing writer and author of The Faithful Prepper Food independence is freedom. The…

Simple Ways to Slow a Burglar at the Front Door

A locked door only keeps an honest person out, but there are simple ways to make breaking in more difficult and to slow a burglar at the front door. This buys the homeowner extra time for other defensive measures. by Aden Tate, locksmith and author of The Faithful Prepper As preppers, we typically have a pretty firm grasp on what we can do to keep our families safe. Gun sales throughout America have gone through the roof in validation of this concept. The present-day coronavirus has us concerned about the…