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How To Trap A Cat and Havahart Trap Review

In Bushcraft and Outdoors by Contributor10 Comments

By JD I don’t like cats. Okay, maybe that’s an understatement. I hate cats. Especially the “free range” variety that you so often find in suburban America. We lived in an area where they were becoming a real problem that animal control wasn’t able to keep up with. I’d wake up in the middle of the night to cats fighting …

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Top 20 Firearms Priced Under $1000 With Most Under $500

In Home Security and Self-Defense by Jesse Mathewson27 Comments

“According as circumstances are favorable, one should modify one’s plans.” Sun Tsu (For the sake of continuity all facts pertaining to ballistics are listed as links at the end of the article, and not within the article. I have not submitted my own testing results, simply because from experience, I have found people ignore my results if they go against what …

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How To Compost at Home For Beginners

In Small Acreage Homesteading by M.D. Creekmore12 Comments

When you are starting life on the homestead, you quickly learn that common food and yard scraps that most people throw away can be very beneficial. That is certainly true with composting. If you don’t know how to compost, it’s not difficult and we can guarantee it will be well worth your time and energy. What are the benefits? First, …

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P-38 or P-51 Can Opener Review

In Reviews and Smart Buys by Jesse Mathewson30 Comments

Not everything made for the military is truly well made. In many cases what is made for the military, regardless of nation of origin, often is low-end and fits into a rather loose set of restrictions guiding its building. This is the case with the amazing folding can opener known as the P-38 and P-51.  The P-38 can opener was designed …