HEVI-Metal Rebates are Back!

Environ-Metal Inc., HEVI-Metal Rebate The economy is still lackluster. No news flash there. Doing something about it and putting greenbacks back into the hands of waterfowlers is Environ-Metal, Inc., makers of the HEVI-Shot high performance shot shell. With waterfowl seasons looming on the horizon and waterfowl hunters’ stock piling ammunition, Environ-Metal, Inc., has made the […]

Bolstering Your Fawn Crop

Plants Aren’t the Only thing Grown on Your Property By Bob Humphrey The role of hunters is changing. The advancement of programs like Quality Deer Management has prompted an evolution from a mere “consumer” to now a “producer-consumer,” and a “hunter conservationist.” Sportsmen are no longer concerned with just harvesting deer. They realize that deer are a “crop” and by employing […]

Summer Fun: Off-Road is Off-The-Charts

  by  Jimmy Ruffler The sportsman or woman certainly looks forward to the cold winds of fall so that the hunting gear can be unwrapped and put to good use. But there is another extremely enticing thing to do before those cold winds begin to blow.   Off-roading is not only fun, but it also […]

Irregular

by Peter Brav   It is a great deal of pressure to be a regular. Maybe more than it’s worth.   It is nice to be recognized though. To stroll into familiar environs and be greeted by your first name with a plucky alliterative adjective in front (Pistol Pete, Fast Freddie, Rockin’ Ricky), your last […]

Feminism- same old fight?

  by Carolyn Walker Feminism- same old fight? Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg relabels the concept as Lean In. She says women should go for that top position and don’t hold back. It is true that few women climb all the way the top of the corporate structure; however the finger pointing goes in every direction; from […]

Redear- The Other Bream

By Barry W. Smith The scientific name for this species of sunfish is Lepomis microlophus. However, it has many common names, depending on which region of the country you are in. It is known as shellcracker in most of the southeast. In Louisiana it is referred to as chinkapin. The accepted common name by the American Fisheries Society is redear. Whatever […]

Feminism- same old fight?

  by Carolyn Walker Feminism- same old fight? Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg relabels the concept as Lean In. She says women should go for that top position and don’t hold back. It is true that few women climb all the way the top of the corporate structure; however the finger pointing goes in every direction; from […]

Woodland Makeovers

Big Enhancements – Minimal Destruction By Brenda Valentine Begging Mr. Longfellow’s pardon, but we are borrowing half of a line from one of his famous poems, “I think that I shall never see a thing more lovely than a forest of trees.” Nor do I believe I shall ever see a thing less lovely than a forest of trees following […]

Growing Bucks by the Bushel

Annuals for Wildlife BY Dana R. Rogers They just couldn’t help themselves. The temperature was in the single digits with a steady gale from the northwest. As I sat in my ground blind this cold December afternoon I watched a steady parade of whitetails march from thick bedding cover out into my five acres of corn and soybeans. It was […]

HEVI-Metal Pheasant Shotshells

This new HEVI-Shot® shotshell takes the Pattern Density Technology™ in HEVI-Metal® shells a step farther.  It uses the same layering technique of dual-density pellets, premium steel and HEVI-Shot®, to make sure hunters have all the knock-down power they need – all while giving them significantly higher pellet counts to fill in any possible holes in […]