Prepper News Watch for February 17, 2016



  1. WHO Calls for $56 Million to Fight Zika Virus

Prepping and General Interest:

  1. 5 Things You Should Look for When Shopping for a Bug-Out Property
  2. How to Gig for Fish, Plus a DIY Gigging Stick in 3 Steps
  3. ZappLight LED Light Bulb & Bug Zapper
  4. Smallmouth Bass: 5 Killer Strategies for Winter Bronzeback Fishing
  5. Sustainable Apple Trees – Self-watering and Self-fertilizing
  6. Essential Features Your Survival Knife Must Have
  7. 5 Reasons Your Antibacterial Soap Is Doing More Harm Than Good
  8. 8 Survival Skills You Can Practice While Camping
  9. 5.11 Tactical HAVOC 30 Backpack
  10. Lessons Learned: One Year After Moving to Our Bug out Location – The Prepper Journal
  11. Knot of the Week Video – Carry Your Drinks Using a Bottle Sling
  12. 5 Homestead Probiotics You Can Make at Home!
  13. 7 Ways to Re-Purpose Old T-Shirts
  14. Emergency Alerts Get More Direct
  15. Free or Cheap Ways to Get Seeds
  16. Gardening For The Future – Hay and Straw Bale Gardening
  17. 7 Urban Shelters to Keep You Safe
  18. 3 Signs The Economic Crash Will Hit Us In 2016
  19. How to Bug In
  20. Confusion Abounds About Zika Virus
  21. Make a DIY Paracord Belt with Survival Pack Belt Buckle
  22. Easy DIY Method For Leveling A Scope Reticle
  23. High Tower Armory 10/22 magazine

Freedom Issues:

  1. Tim Cook Refuses To Comply With “Chilling” Government Demand To “Build A Backdoor” Into iPhone


  1. A Jaw-Dropping Prediction: “Silver Will Head Towards A $400 Price”
  2. The ban on cash is coming. Soon.
  3. Why Negative Interest Rates Will Fail
  4. One Third Of Energy Companies Could Go Bankrupt Deloitte Warns As Credit Risk Hits Record High
  5. “You Should Be Very Worried, You Should Be Prepared” Warns Jim Rogers
  6. “Truck-ocalypse” Hits Main Street As Daimler Fires 1,250 Amid Collapsing Demand
  7. 21 New Numbers That Show That The Global Economy Is Absolutely Imploding

If you have find a news story or prepping-related article, send it in.

This is a curated list of news stories and articles having interested to the preparedness community. None of the above should be considered an endorsement or an attempt to push any particular agenda by the Preparedness Podcast. They’re simply presented here as an informative source, many included are provided as ‘food for thought’ material.

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