Know Your Food Sources – The One When All Others Fail
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Know Your Food Sources – The One When All Others Fail

Know Your Food Sources – The One When All Others Fail
Long grain rice from the United States

Long grain rice from the United States (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Know Your Food Sources – The One When All Others Fail

By Ralph Ritchie

October 13, 2013

There is a craze afloat where people are working to have a store of food for anywhere from three days to six months. It is good to have a store of food, but there are several conditions where your precious store is either unavailable or lost.

In times of strife, economic or disaster, the need for food doesn’t diminish, but the usual sources may not be available. You may learn about the food sources that surround us, and they present new possibilities for your eating “pleasure”. Some wild edibles are nutritious to some degree, while others are highly nutritious. If you are hungry, either way, they will put something in your stomach.

Know Your Native Plants and Weeds

A person need not go hungry under these circumstances if there is a willingness to learn before-hand. The American public has so allied itself with instant food, sprayed vegetables, out of season and commercial sources, they no longer know the pleasure of the simple things of life. Take away instant and out of season foods, and they will have little idea of how to take care of themselves and their families.

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