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Wild turkeys make history in Michigan!
Posted 7 months ago

Spring is just around the corner, and folks are thinking about the coming turkey season, but did you know how far Michigan has really come in the turkey world?
Michigan Wild…

Wild turkeys make history in Michigan!
Spy Baiting 101
Posted 8 months ago

What is Spy Baiting??? Spy Baiting is the newest technique coming out of Japan right now. This technique has yet to win any money to my knowledge here in the…

Spy Baiting 101
Ducks and Bucks Cart Blind
Posted 11 months ago

The Ducks and Bucks 4 Season Hunting and Fishing Cartblind.
“How many _____ does it take to change a lightbulb?” Here’s a better question “How many different products do I have…

Ducks and Bucks Cart Blind
Product Review: KUIU Binocular Harness System
Posted 12 months ago

If you’ve spent any time toting binoculars in the mountains then I’m confident you’ve cussed your bino harness a time or two. They either ride up on the back of…

Product Review: KUIU Binocular Harness System
Product Review: Slip System from Elk Mountain Gear
Posted 12 months ago

Hunting from the ground has a certain appeal. Boots on the ground at eye-level with wary game keeps the excitement high and requires a bit more diligence when it comes…

Product Review: Slip System from Elk Mountain…
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    Line5Spill1I am reposting this article from ecowatch.com Beth Wallace. This past July, National Wildlife Federation (NWF) conducted a diving expedition to obtain footage of aging oil pipelines strung across one of the most sensitive locations in the Great Lakes, and possibly the world: the Straits of Mackinac. Footage of these pipelines has never been released to the public until now. […]
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  • Published November 14, 2012 | 6:26 pm
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  • Published November 14, 2012 | 3:09 pm
    The Department of Natural Resources has approved five stream segments in the Upper Peninsula for an increase in the daily possession limit for brook trout from five to 10 fish. The rule becomes effective April 1, 2013. This limited experimental regulation is in response to requests from anglers to increase the daily possession limit on brook trout […]

National Discussion on Creative Rights With POMA

January 7, 2011

JOHNSTOWN, PA – The Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) launched The Hexagon Dilemma, a national discussion about the sale and purchase of creative content and intellectual property and specifically the ongoing use of all-rights contracts. The online discussion (www.professionaloutdoormedia.org/hexagon), among content creators and buyers of creative content, will culminate at the POMA National Rights Summit […]

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California DFG Sponsors First Pig Hunts on Private Land

January 7, 2011

An unusual partnership between the Department of Fish and Game (DFG) and private landowners has created new pig hunting opportunities in Yolo County. Through the Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Program, the first state-sponsored pig hunt on private lands was held in December. The program drew tremendous interest, with more than 1,000 applications […]

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Changes to 2011 Hunting and Fishing Licenses In Oklahoma

January 7, 2011

Changes are in store for holders of fishing and hunting licenses in Oklahoma. Here are just a few highlights: $15 for a senior citizen lifetime fishing or hunting license. $25 for a senior citizen lifetime combination license. Senior citizen lifetime licenses include increased privileges equal to that of regular lifetime licenses. All active military personnel […]

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Plano Unveils Manta Crossbow Case

January 6, 2011

New Plano Manta Protects Modern Crossbows Of All Kinds The crossbow is experiencing a level of popularity the likes of which it hasn’t seen since the legendary medieval days. Even during the era that followed, Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603) and King James I (1603-1625) were said to be expert hunters with the crossbow. Just think […]

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Sportsman Channel’s Shows’ Appearances Slated for ATA Show

January 6, 2011

New Berlin, Wisconsin – Sportsman Channel, the leader in outdoor TV for the American Sportsman, has landed at the Archery Trade Association (ATA) Show held January 6-8 in Indianapolis, Indiana and is encouraging attendees to drop in the network’s numerous shows’ booths to win prizes and coveted autograph sessions. While there, also stop by Sportsman […]

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Plano Archery Accessory Box

January 6, 2011

New Plano® Archery Accessory Box organizes bowhunting essentials Plano product experts bowhunt, too, which is no surprise upon first glance of the company’s new Archery Accessory Box model 1341. The first clue comes from the high impact molded case’s sleek and slim footprint, measuring in at 12.375”L x 7.25”W x 1.625”H. The size is proof […]

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Ruger Offers Piston Driven Uppers for SR-556 AR Platform

January 3, 2011
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Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR), announces the availability of three, AR-style upper receiver assemblies featuring the innovative two-stage, piston driven performance of the SR-556® family. These rugged and reliable SR-556 piston driven uppers run cleaner, cooler, and are easier to maintain than traditional gas driven systems, offering significantly improved reliability. SR-556 upper assemblies […]

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Guns & Ammo Launches Mobile Gaming App

January 3, 2011

New York, NY (January 3, 2011) – The venerable Guns & Ammo brand announced today the launch of Point of Impact, the iconic title’s first mobile gaming application developed for iPhone, iPod and the Web. Point of Impact simulates a real-life shooting experience through a skills-based, non-violent progressive game that allows users to select from […]

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MTM Introduces Tactical Range Box

January 1, 2011

January, 2011…(Dayton, OH)- MTM Case-Gard known for their plastic ammunition boxes and shooting accessories announces their new Tactical Range Box. This is a must have item for tactical gun owners! It is carefully designed to service both bolt action and AR style rifles. The Tactical Range box not only includes two adjustable gun forks for […]

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Ruger Introduces Gunsite Scout Rifle

December 29, 2010

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (NYSE: RGR) is proud to announce the Ruger® Gunsite Scout Rifle, the ideal “fighting carbine” in .308 Winchester that is a credible rendition of Col. Jeff Cooper’s Scout Rifle concept. Cooper called for a relatively lightweight, hard hitting, do-all rifle that in the hands of an accomplished shooter was able […]

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