Category: The Human Path

Weapons, buying, caring for, and using knives and guns!

Weapons, buying, caring for, and using knives and guns! Sam Coffman “The Human Path” Buying, caring for and using knives and guns can be overwhelming to a lot of people. Learning enough practical information about these very important tools and weapons before making a purchase can help save a lot of money and frustration.

Hygiene being #1 or #2

Hygiene being #1 or #2 Sam Coffman “Herbal Medic” Hygiene and sanitation, how prepared are you really in regards to  and (in the worst case) coping with gasto-intestinal disease in a post-disaster environment?  Today, on The Human Path Sam Coffman discusses everything you ever wanted to know (and some things you maybe didn’t!) about purifying

Community and School!

Community and School! Host: Sam Coffman “The Herbal Medic” In this week’s podcast, join Sam Coffman as he talks about some of the most critical concerns in trying to work with other preppers. To start this topic off, it makes most sense to talk about all of the growth that has happened at Sam’s survival …

Jack Spirko with guest Sam Coffman!

From Survival Podcast Jack Spirko with guest Sam Coffman! Today we are joined by former special forces solider and wilderness survival trainer Sam Coffman of TheHumanPath.com to discuss survival training, permaculture, rebuilding after collapse and more. (Listen to Sam here every Tuesday 6pm/Pt.) The Human Path is an ecology-based, wilderness-survival and wilderness-living school offering a …

Foraging and Planting Wild Food!

Foraging and Planting Wild Food! Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path” Would you like to learn some high-calorie and high-nutrition value plants you can plant in your own yard so that they can grow in a semi-wild environment? Join Sam Coffman and Mark Vorderbruggen (Meriwether) in tonight’s podcast as they discuss wild foods that have …

Preparedness Skills!

Preparedness Skills! Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path” Today’s show is a culmination of several topics that are in response to several emails about my previous podcasts and articles. All of these email subjects can be tied together, however, under the topic of “Preparedness Skills.” I start this podcast by discussing some of the different methods …

Survival Training for the Prepper!

Survival Training for the Prepper! Host Sam Coffman “The Herbal Medic” What does wilderness or urban survival training mean for the prepper? Join Sam Coffman as he explores the basic survival concepts that he feels any prepper must know. Rather than depending on expensive gadgetry, what skills will get you through a rough situation with …

Aquaponics vs Wicking beds

Aquaponics vs Wicking beds Host: Sam Coffman “The Herbal Medic” Join Sam Coffman in this podcast as he talks about the differences between growing your own food (and medicine) using aquaponics systems vs. growing it in the dirt in a wicking bed setup.  Many people have or want to jump on the aquaponics bandwagon.  Aquaponics …

Enterovirus 68 and Herbal Medicine

Enterovirus 68 and Herbal Medicine Host: Sam Coffman “The Herbal Medic” A lot of questions have been raised recently about the Enterovirus 68 (aka EVD68, Enterovirus D68).  This is a respiratory virus that has been moving quickly through the USA and having very serious effects.  Like most respiratory viruses, it is very easily and quickly …

Self Defense Training, The Realities!

Self Defense Training, The Realities! Host: Sam Coffman “The Herbal Medic” We all hope for the best and prepare for the worst. When it comes to self defense most preppers/survivalists would rely on their stockpile of weapons and ammunition. What if for one moment your weapon was not at your side and the unexpected happens? …

Snake Bites, Infections and Herbal Medicine!

Snake Bites, Infections and Herbal Medicine Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path” As we have talked about before, the three biggest issues after a disaster are very likely going to be food, water and medicine. Add to this the fact that most post-disaster environments are laden with potential health threats: Rubble, obstacles and hazards, open …

Ebola, The Virus!

Ebola,  The  Virus Host: Sam Coffman “The Human Path” I have had so many emails asking me about herbal possibilities in dealing with Ebola virus, that I am going to come out of what was meant to be a month-long hiatus (taken due to being so busy) and talk about Ebola. This is obviously uncharted …

Urban Survival (Bugging In)

Urban Survival (Bugging In) Revisited Sam Coffman Much of the hype around preparedness and urban survival focuses on the concept of the “bug-out” bag and its various incarnations; and why not?  It’s a much simpler concept to wrap one’s head around than all the preparation involved in setting up your home as the spot you …