Having prepared food storage in the time of emergency is very necessary. Thus growing an organic survival garden is a great idea because it will product enough extra for storing all the nutritious food you grow. This growing garden for storing all the nutritious food is known as “survival garden” in the modern time. The food which you will grow in your garden will be useful to you in the time of emergency.
Benefits of growing a survival garden
Growing a survival garden is very much necessary these days. The reason most of the men/women do the gardening is to grow some nutritious food in outskirts of their home so that it can help in the time of emergency. Nowadays we see that there is a rapid decline of the food supply and the financial system. Thus it is a clever idea to store food in your home. This food storing technique can only be best done by having a survival garden first.
The survival garden also reduces the cost of living. In the market the price of vegetables are so high that sometimes it is impossible for the middle class people to buy all the vegetables. If you have garden in your house then you can have all the nutritious vegetables without paying any cost. Thus survival garden reduces the cost of living for the people.
There are certain benefits of growing your own survival garden:
- You can be prepared for a food crisis. In the time of emergency you don’t have to stay hungry as you will be having emergency food in your garden.
- Time, money, and fuel will be saved from going to the grocery store very day.
- It is very cheap than buying food from the market.
- Organic vegetable which are grown in your garden will be much healthier and fresher tasting than the vegetables which are found in the market.
- The survival garden will make you self sufficient and less dependable on other means.
How to start the garden
It is sometimes difficult to start a new garden. Thus you have to do more research on the vegetables’ you’ll want to grow in your garden. You may have to use many types of natural fertilizers your soil so that the vegetables which grow in your garden are much fresher and healthier. You should always use heirloom seeds which are not genetically modified. These seeds allow you to get the best fruits vegetables. Prepping is also needed for the soil to keep in good condition. You have to water your plants at the right intervals so that they get just the right amount depending on the variety you have. Therefore, you will need to take care of your plants on a daily basis. You have to give maximum time for your garden so that you can take care of them properly. Daily maintenance is necessary to have a good survival garden.