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Primos Double Bull SurroundView Blind Receives Gear of the Year Recognition

Primos’ Double Bull SurroundView 360 FLORA, Mississippi – -(Ammoland.com)-    The National Rifle Association (NRA) magazine American Hunter has awarded Primos’ Double Bull SurroundView 360° hunting blind the Golden Bullseye Award for 2018 Gear of the Year. In conjunction with this recognition, Primos is set to announce two new additions to the SurroundView line at the 2019 Archery Trade Association Show. Primos Double Bull Surround View Blind 360 The 2018 Golden Bullseye winners were chosen...
Tags: Europe, Utah, Mississippi, Guns, Indianapolis, Gear, North America, Puerto Rico, Hunter, YouTube Channel, Louisville Kentucky, Mike Powell, National Rifle Association NRA, Primos, Shooting Industry News, Vista Outdoor

Association Commends the Service for Opening 38 National Wildlife Refuges

Mallard drake comes in for a landing at Colusa National Wildlife Refuge. Mike Peters photo Washington D.C. – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Association of Fish & Wildlife agencies recently learned that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), for the next 30 days, using previously appropriated funds, will bring back a limited number of employees to resume work on high priority projects and activities at 38 National Wildlife Refuges. “The Association would like to thank Acting Secretary David Bernh...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Service, Capitol Hill, North America, Association, Mallard, Wildlife Service Service, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, Hunting News, Ed Carter, National Wildlife Refuges, Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, The Service, Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies, The Association

DSC Announces Formation of Conservation Advisory Board

DSC Announces Formation of Conservation Advisory Board DALLAS  -(Ammoland.com)-  During the 2019 Convention and Expo, a group of top-level conservation experts will convene for DSC's Conservation Advisory Board (CAB). This new group is charged with the mission of providing subject matter expertise with both regional and global perspectives on needed research, program development and advocacy. The CAB will advise and assist the DSC Board of Directors and the DSC Grants Committee on domestic an...
Tags: Facebook, Maryland, Guns, Congress, Germany, US, European Union, United States, South Africa, Newfoundland, Brussels, Parliament, North America, George W Bush, Bass Pro Shops, Tajikistan

Wolf Harvested in Montana’s Region 6 as Wolves Expand Territories

Wolf Harvested in Montana's Region 6 as Wolves Expand Territories Montana – -(AmmoLand.com)- According to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, a wolf was legally harvested Jan. 7, 2019, by a local hunter near Glasgow in Valley Co. FWP officials have inspected and tagged the animal. This is the first wolf to be harvested in Region 6, which is part of wolf management unit 400, since wolves were removed from the endangered species list in Montana in 2011. FWP manages wolves across Montana under a s...
Tags: Guns, Montana, Idaho, Glasgow, North America, Wolves, Wolf, Valley, MCA, Wildlife Services, Hunting News, Montana Department of Fish And Game, Wolf Hunting, U S Department of Agriculture 's Wildlife Services, Montana Gray Wolf Program Annual Report, Montana Livestock Loss Board

An even Rebel-er Rebel...

When Canon introduced an inexpensive version of their EOS (Electro-Optical System) autofocus, auto-wind, auto-everything SLR cameras in North America back in 1990, they branded it the "Rebel" line. These are the ones that are marketed to Joe and Jane Consumer as a step up from point & shoot cameras.Wonders are promised if you will just step up to the SLR, with pictures of mom snapping beautiful pics of dance recitals and dad catching dramatic shots of birthday candles being blown out. (Of course...
Tags: Guns, Nikon, North America, Dslr, Canon, Joe, Gadgetry, Tam, Gear Ho, Pickcher Takin, Jane Consumer

Mossy Oak Break-Up Country, America’s No. 1 Camo, Displayed at the 2019 ATA Show

Mossy Oak Break-Up Country, America's No. 1 Camo, Displayed at the 2019 ATA Show    WEST POINT, MS – Mossy Oak, the Official Camo of Conservation, introduced Break-Up Country in 2014. Since then, it has remained the no. 1 pattern of choice for deer hunters across North America for three consecutive years. This pattern offers incredible effectiveness for concealing hunters in all types of terrain where deer reside. In addition, Mossy Oak is extremely proud that Break-Up Country is the official...
Tags: Guns, America, North America, Chris, Nra, Mack, MLF, Brian Murphy, Archery News, Shooting Industry News, Quality Deer Management Association QDMA, QDMA, West Point Miss, Haas Outdoors Inc, Mossy Oak, Facebook Twitter Instagram Google Pinterest

How women really got the vote

In 2018 we commemorated property-owning women over the age of 30 getting the vote in the United Kingdom. Two years later we will mark 100 years since all women received the vote in the United States.These are important parliamentary milestones but the lauding of campaigners has given priority to organised women’s movements in gaining the vote. This edges women’s suffrage off the main stage of world politics and makes it a pressure group issue; interesting enough in its way, but of no great conse...
Tags: Europe, Books, Politics, UK, Featured, Indonesia, Australia, China, Russia, India, Africa, US, History, World, United States, New Zealand

nine shifts — one is critical

Nine Hours In 2004 Bill Draves and Julie Coates wrote Nineshift: Work, life and education in the 21st Century. That was the same year I started blogging here. Nineshift is based on the premise that there will be a major shift in how we spend 9 hours of each day. “There are 24 hours in a day. We have no real discretion with roughly 12 of those hours. We need to eat, sleep, and do a few other necessary chores in order to maintain our existence. That hasn’t changed much through the centuries, so ...
Tags: Work, Books, Usa, Technology, Learning, Congress, US, America, Eu, North America, eLearning, Online Education, Richard Stallman, Marshall McLuhan, David Williamson Shaffer, Bill Draves

Steyr Arms USA Introduces the Scout Rifle in 6.5 Creedmoor

Steyr Arms Scout Rifle in 6.5 Creedmoor BESSEMER, Ala. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Steyr and Col. Jeff Cooper introduced the first production Scout Rifle to the world at the 1998 SHOT Show, and for more than a decade, Steyr hasn’t introduced a new chambering in the Scout Rifle platform. That is until now. It’s official; the Steyr Scout is now available in the wildly popular performer 6.5 Creedmoor.Throughout his decades of development of the scout-rifle concept, including the nearly decade-long collabo...
Tags: Guns, SBS, North America, Cooper, Springfield, O'Brien, Steyr, Creedmoor, Jeff Cooper, Firearm News, 6.5 Creedmoor, Steyr Arms, Morgan Rd Bessemer AL, Scott O'Brien, Steyr Scout, Col Cooper

The new Neuromancer cover is amazing

Designed by Jon Gray and available for pre-order next week (ISBN: 9780441007462): Gibson loves it. Neuromancer is getting a new cover in North America. It’s by gray318 and I love it. pic.twitter.com/9xAZhiTJQd— William Gibson (@GreatDismal) December 18, 2018
Tags: Art, Twitter, Post, Books, Publishing, Science Fiction, Gift Guide, News, Illustration, William Gibson, North America, Gibson, Jon Gray, The Color Of A TV Set Tuned To A Dead Channel

Place of the Year 2018: Mexico, a year in review

January: In mid-January, a group of divers from the Gran Acuifero Maya (GAM) project connected two underwater caverns in eastern Mexico, revealing what was believed to be the biggest flooded cave on the planet. This discovery could potentially inform more about the ancient Maya civilization and lead to further understanding of the development of the people’s culture in the region prior to the Spanish conquest.February: In February, a magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck southeastern Mexico, with the ...
Tags: Videos, Books, Politics, Featured, Mexico, Germany, Earthquake, US, European Union, Canada, United States, Hurricane, Mexico City, Enrique Peña Nieto, San Diego, Natural Disaster

Mossy Oak GO Now Offering 5 Seasons of “DU TV”

Mossy Oak GO Now Offering 5 Seasons of “DU TV” WEST POINT, MS – -(AmmoLand.com)- As the official pattern of Ducks Unlimited, Mossy Oak is proud to offer a total of 61 episodes from five seasons of “Ducks Unlimited TV” on Mossy Oak GO (MOGO).“Ducks Unlimited TV” consists of intense waterfowling action, in addition to tips and tactics, and conservation news. The “DU TV” produce a fast-paced format featuring waterfowling from across North America as well as tips and tactics to improve your hunti...
Tags: Guns, North America, Nra, Mack, MLF, Cabela, Shooting Media News, West Point Miss, Haas Outdoors Inc, Mossy Oak, Facebook Twitter Instagram Google Pinterest, Mossy Oak Properties Mossy Oak, Prairie Wings, Mogo, Mossy Oak BioLogic, Ducks Unlimited Mossy Oak

New Caliber Emerges for the Unsurpassed Umarex Gauntlet

New Caliber Emerges for the Unsurpassed Umarex Gauntlet U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Umarex USA Inc. announces a major addition to their Gauntlet line of Pre-Charged Pneumatic (PCP) air rifles: the .25 caliber Gauntlet. The Gauntlet offers the larger .25 caliber for the same market driving MSRP of just $299.99.The .25 caliber Umarex Gauntlet provides up to 27 consistent, powerful shots from one fill of its high capacity 13-cubic inch regulated tank. The 1,900 psi built-in regulator delivers consis...
Tags: Guns, North America, Air Rifle, Smith Wesson, Heckler Koch, Iwi, Shooting Industry News, Umarex USA, Umarex Gauntlet, UMAREX USAUmarex USA Incorporated, UMAREX GmbH Co KG Such, Ammoland com Umarex USA Inc, Axeon Optics, Umarex Airguns Umarex USA

Mossy Oak Offers “DU Films” on Free MOGO App

Mossy Oak Offers “DU Films” on Free MOGO App WEST POINT, MS –-(Ammoland.com)- As the official pattern of Ducks Unlimited, Mossy Oak is proud to offer two seasons and a total of 12 episodes of “DU Films” on Mossy Oak GO (MOGO).“DU Films” is a unique online film series from Ducks Unlimited, the world leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation. Each film features thrilling hunting footage but also tells a story about waterfowl hunters who are passionate about hunting and giving back to the res...
Tags: Guns, North America, Ducks Unlimited, Nra, Mack, MLF, Cabela, Shooting Industry News, West Point Miss, Haas Outdoors Inc, Mossy Oak, Facebook Twitter Instagram Google Pinterest, Mossy Oak Properties Mossy Oak, Prairie Wings, Mogo, DU Films

10 Things Nobody Tells You About Marble Countertops

Marble is beloved as a timeless and classic material, adding a note of luxury to any room. But even on the Remodelista and Gardenista editorial teams, we’ve run into a few things we wish we had known before we shelled out for marble in our renovations: Julie inadvertently discovered what happens when lemon juice meets newly installed marble countertops, and Michelle excitedly installed a marble backsplash behind her stove only to discover that’s the worst place for a porous stone. We’re here to ...
Tags: Amazon, Europe, Books, Greece, Colorado, France, David, Materials, Maine, Italy, Vancouver, Brussels, North America, Copenhagen, Vermont, La Dolce Vita

Mec-Gar S.r.l. Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Mec-Gar S.r.l. Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification: Mec-Gar Gun Magazines Italy – -(AmmoLand.com)- MEC-GAR S.r.l., located in Gussago (BS) Italy and a world leader in the production of metal stamped pistol and rifle magazines to the firearms industry, is proud to announce their recent award of the ISO 9001:2015 certification.ISO 9001 is the world's most widely recognized quality management standard and helps organizations to meet the expectations and needs of their customers. To become IS0 90...
Tags: Guns, ISO, North America, Ammunition News, Shooting Industry News, Brescia Italy, Mec Gar, Mec-Gar magazines, Gussago BS Italy, Mec GarMec Gar, Mec Gar ® USA, Mec Gar Srl

Celebrating Saint Nicolas, the Original Santa Claus

  San Nicola di Bari In some parts of Italy the feast  of San Nicola, patron saint of Bari,  ushers in the Christmas season (stagione natalizia) with the giving of gifts (regali) on the eve or morning of December 6, his onomastico (name’s day). Although many stories of San Nicola’ s life may be mythical, he did inspire the figure of a beloved old man—whether he’s known as Babbo Natale (Father Christmas) or Santa Claus—who gives out presents in December. The son of a wealthy Christian family...
Tags: Travel, Books, New York City, Religion, Turkey, History, Culture, Egypt, Web/Tech, Weblogs, Language, Italy, Santa Claus, Christian, North America, Christmas Traditions

The Law of War

Opinion The Patuxet Tribe had been severely marginalized by the more powerful Wampanoags, and they were thus desperately looking for allies, particularly military allies, most specifically military allies with superior technology. Ft Collins, CO –-(Ammoland.com)- “So long as Earth revolves around the sun. So long as cold and heat, storms and sunshine exist. There will be struggle. Struggle between people and nations” ~ Adolf Hitler, 1939“King Philips War,” (1675-78) was the first major “India...
Tags: Europe, England, Guns, France, Virginia, America, Billy Joel, Holland, North America, Plymouth, Columbus, Adolf Hitler, Jesus Christ, Philip, Protestant, Planet Earth

How to Prepare Waterfowl for the Freezer – VIDEO by Brad Fenson

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Well-known outdoor communicator and master wild game chef, Brad Fenson, has some great tips on preparing waterfowl for storage in your freezer in a new how-to video sponsored by Kent Cartridge. Want to learn the best way to freeze waterfowl meat after a successful day in the blind? Watch this video to learn how to freeze waterfowl the right way. Brad Fenson is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing and unique adventures. His passion for the outdoors leads him ac...
Tags: Facebook, Usa, Guns, Turkey, North America, Brad, Hunting News, Ammoland TV, Duck Hunting, Brad Fenson, Kent Cartridge, Bismuth Non Toxic Silversteel, Kent Cartridge Want, Fenson

Border Control

Edith Eddleman and the Jekyll Border at the J.C. Raulston Arboretum. I arrived in Raleigh a few days before last week’s Perennial Plant Association (PPA) Symposium. I checked into the hotel and made a beeline for the J.C. Raulston Arboretum. I may sound like an aging rocker on a farewell tour, but it had been ten years since I’d last been there, and I’m not sure when I’ll return. I’ve had a long history with the arboretum. I was one of J.C. Raulston’s many fans, and for 15 years, when I was l...
Tags: Gardening, Molly, North America, Edith, Raleigh, Jekyll, Raleigh NC, Doug, PPA, Winston Salem, Western North Carolina, Yucca, Holly Springs, Joe Pye, Rozanne, Unusually Clever People

Thinking Bigly on Gun Owners, the Border, & President Trump’s Art of the Deal

Opinon Thinking Bigly on Gun Owners, the Border, & President Trump's Art of the Deal Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – It was not long ago, that taking guns into Canada, a nation with vast areas of wilderness, was uncomplicated and straightforward for U.S. citizens. There were virtually no restrictions on rifles and shotguns.The Canadian government required a simple seal on handguns to ensure they were not fired in Canada. If the seal were broken when the border was crossed going back into the Unite...
Tags: Guns, Mexico, Department Of Defense, Canada, United States, Alaska, Arizona, Stephen Harper, North America, Trump, Nafta, United States Mexico, Weingarten, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch

Border Control  by  Allen Bush

Edith Eddleman and the Jekyll Border at the J.C. Raulston Arboretum. I arrived in Raleigh a few days before last week’s Perennial Plant Association (PPA) Symposium. I checked into the hotel and made a beeline for the J.C. Raulston Arboretum. I may sound like an aging rocker on a farewell tour, but it had been ten years since I’d last been there, and I’m not sure when I’ll return. I’ve had a long history with the arboretum. I was one of J.C. Raulston’s many fans, and for 15 years, when I was l...
Tags: Gardening, Molly, North America, Edith, Raleigh, Jekyll, Raleigh NC, Doug, PPA, Winston Salem, Western North Carolina, Yucca, Holly Springs, Joe Pye, Rozanne, Unusually Clever People

Democrat’s Map of North America

Art by Michael Ramirez Democrat Map of North America USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Democrat Map of North America.Based on all Democrat's calls for votes by illegal immigrants to be counted, it seems they have a mess up understanding of North American geography.Did you enjoy this cartoon?Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : ww...
Tags: Guns, America, North America, Nra, Michael Ramirez, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Gun Rights News, Gun Cartoons, Preservation Of Firearms Ownership JPFO, Michael RamirezTwo, Michael Ramirez Democrat Map, North America USA Ammoland

Guyette & Deeter’s November 2018 Decoy Auction Highlights

Pair Of Canvasbacks By James Holly sold for $153,400 Maryland – -(AmmoLand.com)- Thank you for helping make our November 2018 auction a success!The sale was held in conjunction with the Easton Waterfowl Festival. The sale grossed $1.6 million, with the top lot of the sale being an important pair of canvasbacks by James Holly that sold over estimate at $153,400. 34 other lots sold for over $10,000.The sale featured decoys from the collections of Arnold & Lillian Colodny, Jim Deevy, Otis Dozier...
Tags: Guns, Gear, North America, Paul Tudor Jones, St Charles Illinois, Mackey, Guyette, Pheasant Run Resort, Decoys, Lloyd Griffith, Guyette Deeter, Wildlife Art, Deeter, Guyette Deeter Inc, Maryland Ammoland, James Holly

Mossy Oak Bottomland Waders and Boots Now Available from Compass 360

Compass 360 Mossy Oak Bottomland Waders WEST POINT, MS – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hunters and anglers willing to face the harshest of elements to pursue their obsession that has them outside in the first place must have gear that is willing to work as hard as they are.An all-new assortment of five different waders and one pair of boots are now available from the collaborative efforts of Compass 360 and Mossy Oak, each of which are designed for the specific needs for hardcore hunters and anglers acros...
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Message; Kent Danjanovich – NWTF National Board of Director Candidate

Kent is running for National Wild Turkey Federation's 2019 board of directors. Please consider including him in your vote. Kent Danjanovich USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- My name is Kent Danjanovich, and my wife, Sherie and I live in the small town of Santa Clara in the southwest corner of southern Utah.The great outdoors is essential to all of us. Even for those that do not choose to hunt and fish, the opportunities that lay themselves out before each of us are indeed a blessing. And for those tha...
Tags: Utah, Usa, Board of Directors, Guns, Alaska, North America, Kent, Santa Clara, Conservation News, Shooting Industry News, NWTF, National Wild Turkey Federation, National Wild Turkey Federation ( NWTF, NWTF National Board of Director Candidate, Kent Danjanovich, Sherie

Hunting Black Bear With The Ruger AR 556 In 450 Bushmaster

We discussed this earlier, and a reader sends this my way. I have been involved in shooting probably 100 bear or more in my life so I have seen what works well and what does not. You would expect that bigger is better, but I would argue against that logic. Many magnums (IE: 7mm Rem. Mag, 300 WSM, 28 Nosler, etc.) are what people show up with because of this thought. These rounds tend to penetrate through and through and then dump the rest of their remaining energy (typically a lot) into the tree...
Tags: Guns, Military, North America, Firearms, Ruger, Nosler, 450 Bushmaster

Is Apple Showing Overt Hostility to...Us?!?

Forgive the possible paranoia—it's election day in the U.S., and we have a clash of different cultures in this country at present. (The book American Nations by Colin Woodard is a readable and entertaining deconstruction of this that I recommend—if you read only one book about North America and the U.S., these days that should probably be it. But I digress.) ...So paranoia aside, as I was saying, maybe it has become time to keep in mind that Apple is now a direct competitor of the entire camera ...
Tags: Apple, Books, Photography, Dartmouth, North America, Epson, Phil Schiller, Michael Johnston, Photo Industry, Mike, Michael C Johnston, Amazon US, Matt Anderson, Amazon Canada, Colin Woodard, Amazon UKAmazon Germany

Does the personalisation of politics have any benefits for democracy?

Democracy in the twenty-first century appears to have reached a fork in the road. On the one hand, over recent decades we have witnessed an explosion in the popularity of democratic norms and values around the globe to the extent that all but two countries label themselves as democracies, which if nothing else indicates how dominant this norm has become. On the other hand, particularly in those states where it is the long-established mode of political decision-making, citizens appear to be deepl...
Tags: Europe, Books, Politics, Featured, America, Micronesia, North America, Donald Trump, Tuvalu, Social Sciences, Pacific Island, Democratic Governance, Domestic Policy, Balmas, Crisis Of Democracy, Democracy in Small States

Nest European Toys + Home {a soulemama sponsor}

Greetings from Nest European Toys + Home! We are one of the largest online shops in North America offering a wide selection of quality handmade natural toys and crafts, books, clothing for kids, and sustainable home goods. Some of our... [Author: SouleMama]
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