Archive for NRA Staff

How to Identify Poisonous Plants

The most common culprits are poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac, which are abundant in the Lower 48 and cause allergic skin reactions in millions each year.

April 23, 2014

Federal Premium Launching New, Revolutionary Muzzleloader Bullet Design

Federal Premium is striving to redefine modern in-line performance with its new Trophy Copper Muzzleloader bullet, which features one of the company's latest innovations: the B.O.R. Lock MZ system.

April 23, 2014

Bullets for Elk

Use a premium, controlled-expansion bullet for large game like elk.

April 22, 2014

Weatherby Announced as One of 10 Sponsors for Youth Day at NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

Weatherby has been announced as the sponsor of the 2014 NRA Youth Day, to be held on the final day of the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits.

April 22, 2014

Treating Cuts

No matter how small the cut, it's important to stop the bleeding and treat the wound properly.

April 21, 2014

Bloomberg Wages War on NRA

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will spend $50 million to spread his gun-control agenda across the country with his newly formed group, Everytown for Gun Safety.

April 18, 2014

Reach Out and Touch 'Em: Turkey Gun Sights

New technology is stretching the limits of what turkey loads can do. It’s time to get a sight for your gobbler gun to match. Most of these can perform double-duty on your deer rifle, too.

April 18, 2014

How to Clean a Gun

When it comes to gun cleaning, everybody has at least two favorite methods. This is one of ours.

April 18, 2014

Live from the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

NRA editors will explore the 143rd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits, bringing you the best in guns, gear and major NRA announcements. Follow along from April 25 to 27, right here on AmericanHunter.org.

April 18, 2014

From The Cookbook: Venison Mincemeat

The NRA Member's Wild Game Cookbook, Second Edition, is a collection of common and unique wild-game recipes alike. Give this one a try!

April 17, 2014

Member's Hunt: Youth Hunter Tags Rare Gobbler

Michael Stockwell of Akron, Ohio, was hunting spring gobblers with his uncle when he landed a trophy turkey. Read the full story here.

April 15, 2014

Mayflower Wheellock Carbine

This wheellock carbine, on display at the National Firearms Museum, was owned by John Alden, one of the Pilgrim leaders of Plymounth Colony.

April 14, 2014

Safety Harnesses

Any hunter that hunts from a stand or any other elevated platform must wear a safety harness.

April 11, 2014

Single-Action Vs. Double-Action Revolvers

What are the differences between a single-action and a double-action revolver?

April 10, 2014

Winchester Ammunition Named Cabela's 2013 Vendor of the Year

Worldwide marketer Cabela's has named Winchester Ammunition as its Vendor of the Year.

April 10, 2014