9 Survival Gardening Crops to Grow in a Post Apocalyptic World


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Preparedness, prepping, SHTF

It all can seem a bit like a maniacal obsession with the end of the world. At the same time, there’s real value in becoming even a LITTLE more self-reliant in our modern society – that’s what growing your own food is all about!

Here are my Top 9 crops for survival:

1. Beans
2. Corn
3. Squash
4. Cabbage
5. Potatoes
6. Kale
7. Sweet Potatoes
8. Lentils
9. Herbs


Why are potatoes an essential crop for survival gardening?

In the event of an apocalypse, the ability to grow crops may mean the difference between life and death for survivors. Knowing which crops are easy to grow, high in nutrition, and resistant to pests and disease can help sustain a community. Here are nine survival gardening crops to cultivate in a post-apocalyptic world.

1. Potatoes – Potatoes are an excellent source of carbohydrates, vitamins, and minerals. They can also be grown in a variety of soil types and are easy to store for long periods.

2. Beans – Beans are a great source of protein and fiber, making them an essential crop for a well-rounded diet. They are also nitrogen fixers, which means they can improve the soil quality for future crops.

3. Squash – Squash plants produce a high yield per plant, making them an ideal crop for survival gardening. They also have a long shelf life and can be used in a variety of meals.

4. Tomatoes – Tomatoes are rich in antioxidants and vitamin C, making them an important crop for maintaining good health in a post-apocalyptic world. They are also easy to grow and can be consumed in a variety of ways.

5. Kale – Kale is considered a “superfood” for its high levels of nutrients, including calcium, potassium, and iron. It is also resistant to pests and diseases and can be harvested multiple times throughout the growing season.

6. Carrots – Carrots are a good source of vitamin A and can be stored for long periods, making them an ideal crop for survival gardening. They are also easy to grow and can be used in a variety of meals.

7. Onions – Onions are a versatile crop that adds flavor to many dishes. They are easy to grow and store well, making them an essential crop for survival gardening.

8. Peppers – Peppers are high in vitamin C and can be used to add flavor and heat to meals. They are also easy to grow and can be dried for long-term storage.

9. Corn – Corn is a staple crop in many cultures and is high in carbohydrates and fiber. It can also be used to make a variety of products, including cornmeal, hominy, and corn syrup.

In conclusion, growing a variety of survival gardening crops can help sustain a community in a post-apocalyptic world. These nine crops are easy to grow, high in nutrition, and resistant to pests and disease. They can also be stored for long periods, ensuring a steady food supply for survivors.

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