Posts Tagged : survival garden

Health Benefits of Tomatoes


A vegetable “survival” garden isn’t a vegetable garden without some nice tomato plants, but is the tomato really a vegetable, or is it a fruit? In 1893, this question went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court, which ruled (erroneously) that the tomato is a vegetable!   So what

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Survival Medicine Hour: Secret Greenhouse of Survival

In this episode of the Doom and Bloom(tm) Survival Medicine Hour, Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy welcome back Rick Austin, the survivalist gardener, who has just put out his new book “Secret Greenhouse of Survival”.  Nurse Amy conducts an in-depth and entertaining interview with Rick and touches about topics that

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Survival Gardening Tips

Spring is upon us! Let the gardening begin! Starting a survival garden is one of the crucial steps towards preparedness success. The only way to gain this skill is to start in normal times before you need the food you grow to survive.  Get through the learning curve now, and

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Doom and Bloom(tm) Show #40 – Chance Sanders, Wilderness Skills and Security Expert

Hey Preppers, Tune in tonight at 9pm EST/8pm CST when Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy welcome Chance Sanders of Dave Canterbury’s Pathfinder School to the Doom and Bloom(tm) Show.  Chance is a former marine who’s an expert at teaching wilderness skills and also teaches about personal and home security. Dr.

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Survival Garden 101

Survival Garden Pea Why Should I Start a Survival Garden? Beginning a survival garden is one of the crucial steps towards preparedness success. The only way to gain this skill is to start a garden now. Gardening is not as easy as throwing a seed into any random soil. Here

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Matthew Stein on the Doom and Bloom(tm) Show #35

Hey Preppers, Tonight’s show (6/30/11) has Dr. Bones and Nurse Amy welcoming Mat Stein to the Show. Matthew Stein is the author of When Technology Fails, one of the great resouce books on Preparedness! We’ll be talking about anything and everything, and we guarantee you’ll learn something new from our

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Patio Container Garden YouTube videos

Banana Peppers and Nurse Amy I have put two new videos on YouTube called Patio Container Garden part 1 and part 2 by Nurse Amy. Here are the links: part 1:   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnrtIpvYP2U part 2:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iO2twXXWtx4&feature=related I review what I have growing on my patio in containers and offer helpful

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My Medicinal Garden Part 1

Nurse Amy in her gardens (not the medicinal garden) Natural Remedies My background and education, Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, Certified Nurse-Midwife and a Master’s Degree in Science of Nursing all focused on traditional medical strategies. My midwifery training at the University of Miami did include some natural remedies, but they

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Container Corn, You Can Do It Too!!

  Nurse Amy’s Container Corn, 14 feet tall!( I’m standing on a ladder!) Hi! I just uploaded a new video on how to grow corn in containers! I hope you will enjoy watching. I explain the soil mix, seed selection, spacing, adding microorganisms and humus for drought tolerance and nutrient

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Survival Community Garden

Survival Community Garden Blond Kopfchen Tomatoes, planted 11/14/10 in my Prepper Garden Cherry Belle Radish, planted 3/26/11 in my survival prepper garden, under the cucumbers Garden of Eden Pole beans, in my survival prepper garden Purple Podded Pole Beans, second generation seeds from My Survival Prepper Garden Bright Lights Swiss

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