About 13 Skills
This is the home of the 13 in 13 Challenge, sponsored and created by The Survival Podcast.
Each of our members is committing to learn 13 new life skills in 2013.
Join us as we help to restore an ambitions, can do spirit to our modern world.
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New Goal: Learn how to make good sourkrout
New Goal: Raise chickens for eggs.
New Goal: Save seeds for next year.
New Goal: Learn how to weld.
New Goal: Sell some garden products at a farmers market.
New Goal: Develop a system for crop rotation and companion planting for soil building and natural pest control.
New Goal: Build a smoke house and learn how to cure and smoke meats.
New Goal: Start a video blog
New Goal: learn how to reload and purchase manual reload equipment for ammo.
New Goal: Learn how to manage a bee colony for pollinating my garden and harvesting honey.
Progress Started: Grow 25 lbs of Food to donate to local food banks.
Progress Started: Can 50 jars of Food
2 /10 Pickles
10 Tomato Sauce
10 Pressure Canned
10 Other (Pie Filling, Sauces, Juice Concentrates etc)
Goal Completed: Butcher 5 different beef primals
Sirloin Tip - Finished
Striploin - Finished
Chuck Flats - Finished
June 2017 (1 per month)
Goal Completed: Incubate 100 eggs of various species (Chicken, duck, quail, turkey, etc)
due end of July 2017
Goal Completed: Have a $500 'squirrel fund'
due Dec 2017