Category Archives: Emergency Preparation and Risks

Topics dealing with The Bad Things that might happen, and what can be done to be better prepared to cope with them

Grain Growth Halted – Cold Is Here

The recent freezing weather in the heartland of North America has ended the growing season with a lot of crop still in the field and not mature. Continue reading

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Effect Of Early Winter On Crops

A couple of farm report / yield videos, and a discussion of plant growth. A sidebar on how different foods affect body fat storage. Continue reading

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7 Days In October – May Be Nothing

What happens when the wind blows? Wind turbines work, and PG&E shuts off consumer demand… So a potential week long power outage. Guess it’s time to check my prepper gear and generator. Continue reading

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Interesting Demo Of Different Power In Black Powder Pistol

A .44 Black Powder revolver can be loaded at any power level from a .25 ACP equivalent up near a .357 Magnum and points in between. Chronograph results. Continue reading

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