Depending on whether a disaster is local, regional, national or global, you could be without essential services for a few days to many months. You must live a more self-reliant and earth-sustaining lifestyle now, regardless of the magnitude or duration of the current crisis or any other impending emergency.
The preparing for this anticipated disruption by having emergency medical training, stockpiling food and water, preparing for self-defense and self-sufficiency is essential for emergency preparedness. If you're just beginning learning on the topic here are some books that should get you going in the right direction.
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Emergency Food Storage & Survival Handbook: Everything You Need to Know to Keep Your Family Safe in a Crisis
What if your life was disrupted by a natural disaster, food or water supply contamination, or any other type of emergency? Do you have the essentials for you and your family? Read More >>
Gardening When It Counts: Growing Food in Hard Times
In hard times, the family can be greatly helped by growing a highly productive food garden, requiring little cash outlay or watering. Read More >>
How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times
It would only take one unthinkable event to disrupt our way of life. How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It is a must-have for every well-prepared family. Read More >>
Independence Days: A Guide to Sustainable Food Storage & Preservation
Hard times aren’t just coming, they are here already. The recent economic collapse has seen millions of North Americans move from the middle class to being poor, and from poor to hungry. Read More >>
Mini Farming: Self-Sufficiency of 1/4 Acre
Mini Farming describes a holistic approach to small-area farming that will show you how to produce 85 percent of an average family’s food on just a quarter acre. Read More >>
The Resilient Gardener: Food Production and Self-Reliance in Uncertain Times
The Resilient Gardener presents gardening techniques that stand up to challenges ranging from health problems, financial problems, and special dietary needs to serious disasters and climate change. Read More >>
The Ultimate Suburban Survivalist Guide: The Smartest Money Moves to Prepare for Any Crisis
If you want to continue your modern lifestyle and prepare for the possibility of a potential crisis, then The Ultimate Suburban Survivalist Guide is the book for you. Read More >>