Category Archives: Plants – Seeds – Gardening

Sorghum – An Interesting Useful Plant

A wandering exploration of Sorghum, the 5th most produced grain in the world, with a bit on uses and more on growing conditions. Small historical perspectives added. Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparation and Risks, History, Plants - Seeds - Gardening | Tagged , , , , , , | 11 Comments

Curing Pancreatic Cancer with Thymoquinone

An interesting plant, medicinal and food, that may offer a cure for pancreatic cancer along with helping things from asthma to high blood pressure to headache. Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparation and Risks, Food, Plants - Seeds - Gardening, Science Bits | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Short Note on Quinoa, Amaranth, Millet, and Chia

A different way to look at some small “odd” seeds, both as food, and as ’emergency greens’ in a jar. Along with a small discussion of the merits of millet. Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparation and Risks, Food, Plants - Seeds - Gardening | Tagged , , , , , , | 15 Comments

DIY Survival or Preparedness Seed Pack

Some ideas on a DIY Emergency Seed Pack for gardening after a major disaster. Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparation and Risks, Food, Plants - Seeds - Gardening | Tagged , , , | 43 Comments

A Small Rant On Cold Famine Hype

A short rant on the topic of a modest cooling leading to catastrophe in the food production sector. Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparation and Risks, Food, Plants - Seeds - Gardening | Tagged , , , , , | 22 Comments