Hunting

This photo of Drake Barber, 19, of Franklinton, with the 23-point fenced buck he and Justin Miller allegedly shot and then stole on Dec. 26, appeared on Facebook, according to the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.

Franklinton teens allegedly shoot 181-inch fenced deer in Washington Parish

Suspect posted photo with 23-point rack on Facebook, LDAF says
January 05 at 9:22am
Zach Roszell poses with the big 13-point Avoyelles Parish buck he shot on Dec. 22 on family farmland. The big deer green-scored 167 4/8 inches.

Family farmland yields 13-point stud in Avoyelles Parish

Roszell’s trophy stretches the tape to 167 4/8
January 03 at 3:13pm
Adam Ponder poses with

Big 14-point nicknamed 'Mufasa' goes down in Jackson Parish

Ponder's big buck green-scores 171 inches
January 02 at 10:21am
Daniel Colvin poses with the big Union Parish 10-point he dropped on Christmas Day. Colvin shot the buck Dec. 4, but hit it high. The buck ultimately green-scored 150 3/8 inches.

'Second chance' 10-point goes down in Union Parish

Colvin drops 150-inch buck — 21 days after his first shot
January 02 at 9:19am
Crosspoint Waterproof Crew Socks

Crosspoint Waterproof Crew Socks

January 01 at 7:00am
One-Tie Reusable tie straps

One-Tie Reusable tie straps

January 01 at 7:00am
Benjamin Page with Southwest Louisiana rice field ducks.

Little things that count — Late-season goose-hunting tactics

Geese are famous for being finicky. For staying just out of range, chuckling as hunters grind their teeth in frustration. But these guides know small adjustments can result in birds on the ground.
January 01 at 7:00am
In coastal marshes, tide levels determine the location of duck “honey holes.”

Late-season lowdown — How to kill ducks in January

You can’t stick with your early season tactics and continue killing ducks this month. Here’s how to adjust to track down waterfowl honey holes.
January 01 at 7:00am
Chris Jones with the prize at the end of the hunt, — a whopper raccoon.

Treed’s a crowd

Or at least barking dogs, spotlights, gunfire — and an angry raccoon up a tree — make it seem that way.
January 01 at 7:00am
Most of the duck hunting in the lake is done in areas with trees.

Ducking Caddo

|This cypress-filled gem on the Louisiana-Texas |border offers up some great waterfowl hunting — |but knowing some of its idiosyncrasies beforehand |will up your odds of bagging a limit.|
January 01 at 7:00am
This buck with a trotline wrapped around its antlers and killed by the author’s nephew, John David Roberson, shows the lengths to which bucks will go to find hot does during the rut.

Driven to distraction

Bucks have to venture out of their comfort zones to pursue hot does. Use these ‘big tips’ to score during the rut.
January 01 at 7:00am
Because an air rifle’s softer report doesn’t startle squirrels, the hunter is often allowed a second shot.

Air power

Targeting squirrels with an air rifle is a stealthy, challenging way to fill your game bag. Here’s what you need to know if you decide to leave your trusty rimfire rifle at home.
January 01 at 7:00am

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January 01 at 7:00am
Mission’s SUB-1 crossbow promises minute-of-angle accuracy thanks to a number of design improvements.

A crossbow built for supreme accuracy

Mission’s sub-1 is the latest design from an industry leader
January 01 at 7:00am