Prepper News Watch for July 31, 2014

The panic about Ebola continues. Stay tuned next week for my podcast about Ebola. Special Ebola Coverage This Is What Is Going To Happen If Ebola Comes To America Ebola Virus: 5 Things You Should Know Stopping deadly Ebola outbreak will be a ‘marathon,’ CDC says Ebola’s Deadly Jump From Animal to Animal If Ebola Arrives in U.S., What Happens? West African Newspapers Warn: Don’t Eat Bats, Take Ebola-Stricken Victims ‘to the Bush’ Americans Shouldn’t Panic About Ebola, Experts Say Ebola Update Prepping and General Interest Forget Ebola, Florida Issues “Flesh-Eating Bacteria” Public Health Warning What Value Do You Bring … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 30, 2014

Ebola is beginning to create a stir in the prepper community and we’ll be posting these articles in a special section. If you haven’t already, you need to listen to my podcast, Episode 230 – News that Preppers Should be Following, for important information about the likelihood of Ebola becoming an issue here in the US. Special Ebola Coverage Seven Facts You Should Know About Ebola Could Ebola sneak across U.S. border? Preppers: Protecting Yourself From Ebola Canadian Doctor Quarantines Himself Over Ebola Fears After Returning From Liberia Mob Attacks, Violence from Villagers Threaten Ebola Aid Workers in Africa Ebola … Continue reading

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Episode 232 – Marjory Wildcraft, the “Most Dangerous Woman In America”

Marjory Wildcraft is called the “Martha Stewart of Self-Reliance” and she will show you how to grow half of your food in less than an hour per day if you click here.  Most recently, Marjory was featured as an expert in sustainable living by National Geographic and a presenter for Mother Earth News. She is an author of several books, but is best known for her video series “Grow Your Own Groceries” which is used by more than 300,000 homesteaders, survivalists, universities, and missionary organizations around the world (get your copy of this amazing video set by clicking here http://www.GrowYourOwnGroceries.com). … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 29, 2014

Prepping and General Interest How to Prevent Shotgun Choke Malfunctions AR-15 Torture Test: Helicopter, Tannerite, Cop Car Shotgun Fired With No Barrel 8 Ways to Reduce Risk of Infection during an Epidemic When the Grid Goes Down It Will Likely Stay Down For an Extended Period. Spyderco Resilience Black G-10 Folding Knife Review A Review of the Adventure Medical Field Trauma Kit Is Cotton Really the Worst Clothing for Preppers? Survival Techniques: Learning to Observe, Adapt and Overcome The Weakest Link Making and Preserving Cherry Pit Syrup Normalcy Bias And Our Dystopian Future 12 Things You Must Know About Ebola … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 28, 2014

Prepping and General Interest Water Purifier Comparison: The Sawyer Point ZeroTWO and The Berkeys Companion Planting to Control Tomato Hornworm – Plus Increases Flavor Top Survival Guns For A Lady Prepper 10 Tips for Canning Over a Wood Fire Trellis For Tomatoes Bunny Berries and You, Why Tomatoes Benefit From What Rabbits Leave Behind How to Handle Blossom End Rot (In Tomatoes, Bell Peppers, and Eggplants) Letter From a Reader: What 24 Years of Gardening Has Taught Me Twelve design principles for Permaculture Preppers: 5 Things to Ask Your Doctor 32 Crazy, Unique And Even Odd Things You Can Compost … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 25, 2014

Note from editor: I’m trying to pare down the number of articles I link to on the PNW, as I know your time is limited. My goal is to focus on those news and information articles that have value, either helping you be better prepared or better informed. From the feedback I’ve received so far, many people only look at the links in the “Prepping” category (the first category below), however, there are some important links in the other categories. Send me an email, at Rob@PrepCast.info, and tell me how you use the PNW. I’m very interested in knowing where … Continue reading

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Episode 231 – Cast Iron, Seasoned Steel, and a Starvation Study

On this episode, I discuss using cast iron and seasoned steel for everyday cooking. I also go over a 1944 WWII study on starvation, which I think can give us some good information on how and why we need to make sure we are storing enough calories in our food storage. Announcements If you enjoy the podcast, here are a few quick and easy things you can do to help: Tell 3 friends about it. Please write review for books on Amazon.com. Write review for podcast on iTunes, or wherever you listen to the podcast. Go to the website and … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 24, 2014

Illinois: Concealed carry rules tough on out-of-state residents Zeiss Ballistic Calculator App Canada: Applications to carry handguns skyrocket in B.C., Alberta When Mom Can’t Help: 3 Things Your Family Should Know Six maps you need for an urban evacuation Masks For Pandemics Medical Supplies, Part 2: Minor Wounds Chagas Disease – A Slow Burning Emergency Survival Among Humans 10 Reasons Why You Should Be Canning Your Own Meat 42 Flowers You Can Eat Ponds as Emergency Water Sources DIY Fly-Repelling, Mosquito-Deterring All-Natural Bug Spray 10 Survivor Traits Every Prepper Should Have Some Thoughts on Storing Water for Emergencies. Pellagra:Curse Of … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 23, 2014

Prepping and General Interest Food Storage Shelf Life (plus printable chart!) Prepping Myth: When SHTF You Will Bug Out To The Woods Emergency Preparedness – A Different Approach New Device Promises Off-Grid Communication – Anywhere In The World Run, Hide, Fight The Swiss Army Knife of SHTF Liquid ​How To Build Your Own Altoids Tin Survival Kit Gun Review: Sphinx SDP Compact Alpha 9 Most Misused Gun Terms Beretta to move all U.S. manufacturing to Gallatin, Tenn. 12 Months of Prepping: Month Six Alaska Aims to Store Emergency Food Supply for 40,000 People 7 Bug Out Tips from Backpackers Calculate … Continue reading

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Prepper News Watch for July 22, 2014

Prepping and General Interest Great Lakes Tactical’s Glock Giggle Switch Gun buyers scoop up AK-47 rifles after new sanctions ​Sanitize or Quarantine Your Hotel Room’s TV Remote Before Using It 13 Tasty Recipes For Homemade Hummus All-Natural Painkillers Hiding In Your Pantry Bugging Out: Three Things That Can Save Your Live DIY 220 Gallon Rain Barrel System How to Make Ricotta Cheese with Just 3 Simple Ingredients The California Drought and How it Affects You The Survival Slingshot Review Prepping Myth: When SHTF You Will Bug Out To The Woods The Reality of Survival: “Forget Good Guys and Bad Guys… … Continue reading

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