Hunting

One of your old turkey calls that’s been collecting dust for years might just be the ticket for you to hook up with a gobbler this season.

Calling old calls! There might be a gobbler waiting for you

Don’t throw out those old wingbones, boxes and slates. With a little TLC, you might have something in your turkey vest that will goad a gobbler into making a fatal mistake.
April 01 at 7:00am
Modern carbon arrows that look like wooden ones and are fletched with feathers are a major improvement over wooden alternatives.

Traditional archery

Get back to the basics that attracted you to the sport
April 01 at 7:00am
This 170-pound sow readily came to corn and  provided some great pork chops. Use gloves and eye protection and wash up after processing a hog, just as you should with deer or any other wildlife.

Hunting and trapping feral hogs

Take the hog-hunting challenge
March 23 at 9:00am
The Sportsman Show's Big Buck Contest wrapped up Sunday afternoon, with plenty more deer added to the state's all-time records, as well as some Boone & Crockett and Pope and Young record bucks.

Louisiana Sportsman’s Big Buck Contest results

Smith, Sullivan win with heavy-horned in-state deer
March 19 at 8:35am
Host Greg Hackney, right, shows off the results of a successful squirrel hunt that will be featured tonight at 6:30 p.m. on the latest episode of Sportsman TV.

Sportsman TV gets ‘squirrelly’ in brand new episode

Hackney and ‘Sue Bob’ track down tree rats tonight at 6:30 on CST
March 15 at 10:17am
Broadside

Shot placement

March 15 at 8:00am
The author’s turkey blind survived the snow, but won’t see hunting action this month because of the new later turkey season opening.

No turkey hunting in March

And post-freeze, how’s your deer habitat doing?
March 12 at 9:00am

Insane Blast and Cast Hog Hunt

March 08 at 6:00pm

Sentences handed down for duck limit violations in New Orleans, Venice

Agents found seven hunters in possession of more than 130 birds, LDWF says
March 08 at 3:03pm
Josh Chauvin, the Apex Predator, poses with the big 8-point he shot in January on Louisiana public lands with his 70-bound Martin recurve bow.

Apex Predator: Blade-aiming technique takes down 8-pointer with recurve

Chauvin ends season in style with big Louisiana public lands buck
March 08 at 1:25pm
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is officially banning supplemental deer feeding in three Northeastern Louisiana parishes to curb the potential spread of CWD, which was discovered in a Mississippi buck earlier this year.

LDWF officially bans supplemental deer feeding in three Northeast La. parishes

Effort to curb the spread of CWD goes into effect March 5
March 02 at 10:28am
LOWA Uplander GTX boots

LOWA Uplander GTX boots

March 01 at 7:00am
Harvesting a turkey with a bow takes patience, practice and a bit of luck. Between a tom’s small kill zone and getting one within bow range, it can prove to be tough.

Stick it to a tom

Turkey hunting is tough enough with a shotgun, but if you really want to increase the challenge, break out the sticks and string. Here’s what you need to know to bowhunt gobblers.
March 01 at 7:00am