Conservation Spotlight with Josh Honeycutt

  Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is a prion disease that has been affecting wildlife species, particularly the deer family. As this disease continues to spread, it should undoubtedly be a cause of concern for all stakeholders and hunters alike. Josh Honeycutt, Associate Editor and Deer Hunting Editor for Realtree.com, sheds light into this issue as he shares his knowledge about the disease. A writer himself who has written a great deal on this topic, Josh…

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Women Rock The Outdoors – NWTF “WITO” – Kaylee Jackson

  There are a lot of single-parent families out there, and when you’re working two or three jobs, you intend to feed your family off of a small paycheck and a waitress tip. Women in the Outdoors or WITO is a subsidiary program of National Wild Turkey Federation which aims to help and teach single parents how to hunt. Kaylee Jackson, the Executive Director for the state of AR NWTF “WITO” program, goes deep into…

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Extreme Huntress 1 – Finalist Meadow Kouffeld

  Extreme Huntress is a competition that’s been around for ten years now. The competition’s aims to gain significant exposure of capable and competent women in the outdoor media realm. Meadow Kouffeld, a teacher and one of the finalists in the Ultimate Extreme Huntress™ 2019 competition, sheds lights on what the contest is all about. Meadow believes if you can get women and moms involved in the outdoors and hunting, you have a higher probability…

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Episode # 335 Understand What It Means To Run And Gun To Success with Nine Finger Chronicles – Dan Johnson

Dan Johnson, host of Nine Fingers Chronicles podcast, shares that there are a lot of factors affecting a good hunt. These include the weather, barometer changes, and even the moon phase. Dan also talks about run-and-gun techniques and the use of an observation stand, but that one important thing to realize is everybody has their own techniques. It isn’t just about picking up your bow and shooting some arrows. You need to change up your…

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Episode # 239 Closing The Distance: Hunting Secrets With Matt Moore

Hunting whitetails in Texas can be extremely difficult – but not for Matt Moore, founder of the Mt. Enterprise-based company Closing the Distance. From shooting his first buck at 11 with a trusty 30-30, Matt now shares his passion for critters on-camera. Closing the Distance always makes sure that hunters get all the rush without any of the harmful side effects. Imagine a nine-inch cow-horn spike on Thanksgiving morning, with your rifle slung across your…

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Episode # 264 No Scent or UV Glow – Dr. Shawn Tyson

Dr. Shawn Tyson, owner of Pure One Outdoors, designs innovative products to help hundreds of hunters control their scent and be more successful in the woods and around water. Shawn quickly developed a passion for the outdoors as he grew hunting and fishing with his father and grandfather. As early as he could hold a shotgun, he was hunting squirrels and rabbits with his father. Growing up in a blue collar family, he learned very…

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#424 The Thinking Woodsman – Tim Kjellesvik

The outdoor industry is full of folks waiting for the next best thing. To know how to set yourself apart and be successful, Tim Kjellesvik, host of The Thinking Woodsman podcast, shares his wealth of information on what makes you saleable, marketable, and promotable in the outdoor industry. His article called Five Ways to Set Yourself Apart in the Outdoor Industry answers questions on how you should run a business in this space. He also…

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#432 Trophy Whitetails R’US – Dillan Porter

  It’s amazing what whitetails teach us all the time and how much the experts think they know about them. When it comes down to the push and shove, they know some stuff, no question about it, but when you put the whole thing together, all these moving parts have to be very successful year after year. Dillan Porter of Trophy Whitetails R’Us grew up around whitetails and he said he can’t imagine anything different.…

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#360 Phases of the Rut – Art Helin

Art Helin gives a breakdown of the seminar he gave at Iowa Deer Classic about the seasons of deer vocalization used during all four phases of the Rut to harvest mature bucks. He talks about the different types of calls used, and why they were effective and why they weren’t. He also shares insights with land management and says it’s broken down into four different parts: food, water, cover, and sanctuaries. He believes the last…

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