Survival Gardening–A Simple Recipe for Your Soil

Ingredients (Quantities may vary.):

  • Rock dust
  • Eko compost*
  • Molasses

Mix into soil.

Serves billions of friendly microbes which helps plants grow.

Rock dust, such as Azomite, adds important minerals and functions as a slow release organic fertilizer. Explore this further in Bread from Stones.

* Unfortunately, I’m no longer able to offer Eko Compost directly. Do a Google search for it online, or you can find composting products to amend the soil from in their Composting category.

Molasses feeds friendly microbes.

Together these ingredients provide optimal growing conditions for the food plants you’re growing. More and better food improves your chances for survival.


Author: John Wesley Smith

John Wesley Smith writes and podcasts from his home in Central Missouri. His goal is to help preppers as he continues along his own preparedness journey.