9 Bug Out Bag Infographics with Supply Lists

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Everyone’s bug out bags are different. Each of us has a hierarchy of importance on the items that are thrown in our bag for when times get tough. There is no right or wrong way to pack your bag as long as it contains the essentials. However it’s always cool to see what other people are thinking and pull ideas from others. There may be something you never thought of and feel it’s a great candidate to include in yours. There’s several infographics floating around the web, so we decided to compile a few for your viewing pleasure.

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7 Easy Prepper Projects You Can Do Yourself

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You never know when you might find yourself in a survival situation. Sometimes you might not have all your gear with you, but you can still save the day with these homemade solutions. Whether it’s a survival situation or just a power outage you could find yourself needing something in a crunch. Check out these 7 easy prepper projects that you can do yourself.

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7 Survival Crops You Can Grow Without Irrigation

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Believe it or not some vegetables and crops will grow without irrigation. Of course with water, the better the plants will grow and thrive, just like anything else in life. Some of these crops are great at finding moisture in the ground and using from whatever falls from the sky. It’s always a good idea to ensure your garden has plenty of water, but there are times when getting water to a particular piece of your property isn’t the easiest or the area you live may not get a ton of rainfall to begin with. This will definitely help decide what crops you pick and choose. Here are 7 crops you can grow without irrigation and less water.

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Oklahoma Militia Members Join Fight with Feds

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After the recent standoff between the Bundys and the BLM (Bureau of Land Management, which is run by the Feds) the news has spread fast to surrounding interest groups. The Oklahoma Militia has joined the fight against the Feds because some of their members in Nevada claim Bundy’s cattle was illegally herded. The group has over 50,000 members and are alarmed by the recent events in fear that it might spread to the Sooner State next. Militia member Scott Shaw said, “It’s up to the feds, the balls in their court! You can do this legally or if you want to try to do a land grab violently, you can do that. We’re going to resist you!”.

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Schrade SCAXE5 Tactical Hatchet

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If you’ve followed Primed Preppers in the past two weeks you have gotten familiar with Schrade, Old Timer and Uncle Henry Knives. Schrade sponsored our giveaway which featured the Schrade SCHF26 and the Schrade SCHF27 knives! If you aren’t familiar with Schrade, they are owned by Taylor Brands, LLC an industry leader in manufacturing, designing and distributing high-quality stainless steel cutting tools and accessories.

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What Life Would Be Like Under Martial Law

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Under both the Bush and Obama Administrations, the US Federal Government has declared that martial law would be implemented in any major economical or environmental disaster. This could allow the Executive Branch to assign military oversight of citizen affairs basically dissolving Constitutional liberties and even mark the end of Miranda Rights. Some like to dismiss this as big government scare tactics, however this article will examine how martial law will be sold to citizens and how it could evolve into something more imposing than you could ever imagine.

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Incredible New Footage Shows How Close Bundy Standoff Came to a Massacre

Protesters cheer on horseback riders as they herd cattle that belongs to rancher Cliven Bundy after they were released near Bunkerville

Documentary filmmaker, Dennis Michael Lynch was at the Bundy Ranch and describes how close the standoff came to a massacre and how his actions may have thwarted a blood bath between Bundy supporters and the US Government. Lynch describes the force more prevalent than any he’s ever seen at our southern US border when dealing with the likes of drug cartels, illegal immigration and potential terrorists. Instead our government is more worried about the survival of a few turtles. It’s a very interesting short video about his experience at the ranch.

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22 Awesome Bug Out Vehicles for When the SHTF

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Everyone spends tons of time preparing for their bug out location, but how many actually spend time thinking about how they’re going to get to it while anticipating the worst? With gas shortages, cramped roads and short tempers you need the perfect vehicle that can get the job done. Being there’s no real litmus test for these vehicles, it’s hard to put them in a simulated scenario of what it’ll be like when the SHTF. Here are 22 different bug out vehicles to help inspire your vehicle design efforts!

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Top Ten Fire Starters

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Having a way to start a fire is huge in a survival situation. By having a means to start a fire you can save your life and the others around you. It gives you the ability to keep warm, boil water, cook meals and keep pests and predators away while you sleep. The prepping lifestyle has spawned many different types of companies developing what they consider the “best fire starter”. Sometimes they don’t work so well if you’ve watched shows like “Naked & Afraid” or other survival series. Sometimes just knowing how to start a fire with what you have can work just as well. Check out this graphic for the top ten ways to start a fire.

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Easy and Cheap DIY Pallet Greenhouse

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People always love cheap and easy DIY projects. Well this one surely fits right in that category. We’ve all seen the new pallet project craze on the web – here’s another addition to it but this time it’s in the form of a greenhouse and can also transform into a chicken coop! As with any pallet project, make sure they are stamped with “HT” which means they are heat treated. Check out this great tutorial with specific details and photos on how to get started making yours.

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