No matter how impressive the strides in technology become, you will always want a balance of bushcraft skills. All it would take is a single EMP strike to severely limit those technologies. The wooded world and the wild world make up much of this planet. The idea that you can be surrounded by food and have no idea what will kill you or what won’t is very silly. Of course, these things take time to learn and they are hard to get good at if you don’t dedicate that time.
This article offers a list of the bushcraft skills that will pay the most dividends in a disaster. The truth of the matter is, it’s time for people to get outside. You can make fire, build shelter and feed yourself all from the woods around your home. It’s not easy but its possible and its liberating.