Self-sustainability

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by whiteflare, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. whiteflare

    whiteflare Out of the blue

    Mar 13, 2011
    Sydney
    What do you think is most important if you were to lose access to things like shops for a while? What would be the most important thing to have to survive?
     
  2. kstaven

    kstaven Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Clean water, dried foods, and fire wood.
     
  3. Dunkopf

    Dunkopf Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2010
    Kiowa, Colorado
    Clean water, food, toilet paper, coffee, gas.
     
  4. NYRIR

    NYRIR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Family,a dry place to sleep,food,water and my birds [​IMG]
     
  5. punk-a-doodle

    punk-a-doodle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Husband, pets, water, food, air conditioning. I mean...
     
  6. Cindiloohoo

    Cindiloohoo Quiet as a Church Mouse

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    At least half a brain, and the will to do what it takes to make it. Everything else is pretty easily found, there's food and water everywhere on this planet.
     
  7. BarredBuff

    BarredBuff Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Second!
     
  8. pdsavage

    pdsavage Sussex Monarch

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    Quote:Second!

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  9. whiteflare

    whiteflare Out of the blue

    Mar 13, 2011
    Sydney
    I love watching TV shows about how people have to survive in the middle of nowhere.... I honestly hope it doesn't ever happen to me though! [​IMG]
     
  10. I have WHAT in my yard?

    I have WHAT in my yard? Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 24, 2008
    Eggberg, PA
    Quote:I love watching those shows too! Learn something new every day. But basically, I have told DH that I hope he waits for things to be real bad, but he and the kids might as well eat me before the zombies get me. I'm pretty useless...
     

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