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Evolved’s Dirt Bag and Dirt Block

Made with Evolved’s own blend of molasses flavoring and other ingredients deer can’t resist, Dirt Bag and Dirt Block attractants are packed with flavors and nutrients that help draw in deer. Even better, both products are enhanced with Glo-Cote, an ultra-violet light enhancement that is invisible to humans but highly visible to whitetails. Not only will deer smell and taste the flavors in Dirt Bag and Dirt Block, they’ll see it, too.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
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Red River Revel — Duck-hunting tactics for Richard K. Yancey WMA

The air was so cold it felt like icicles stabbing my lungs every time I inhaled. The Wilkins gang was launching their surface-drive boat off the Red River levee into a 1,200-acre greentree reservoir on Richard K. Yancey Wildlife Mangement Area.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
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Padding Spots — Top streams for Kentucky bass

“You gotta be outcha mind!”

Artie was stuck on his favorite quip. Any suggestion from anyone in Doc’s den that festive evening provoked it, as Artie rolled his eyes and grimaced in mock horror.

But he had a point.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
2266 Views

Smoke signals — Purists keep muzzleloader tradition alive

First, there were reproduction muzzleloaders. Then came in-lines with synthetic stocks and 9-power scopes, followed by .45-70s, .444 Marlins, and .35 Whelens.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
698 Views

Late is great — Deer-hunting tips for late-season success

Winter officially began on Dec. 21, and January and February are the peak winter months for the Bayou State. Mother Nature has lowered the thermostat, and the number of deer hunting days are dwindling.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
4622 Views

Search and destroy — Group forms to exterminate Louisiana’s wild hogs

The hydraulics on the fork lift whined as it picked up the last pallet load of dead hogs.

Fork lift?

Pallet load? 

Yeah — that’s what is needed for 2 1/2 tons of dead hogs. 

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January 01 at 7:00 am
9630 Views

Simple solution — Stop complicating your late-season deer hunting

Every time I get a chance to chat with Warren Womack, I learn something new about deer hunting.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
5080 Views

Cooperative Approach

I’m always hesitant to vocalize that burping sound I hear so many television hunters make whenever they want to stop a deer.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
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Forming agreements with neighboring hunters can produce great results, with plenty of does and more mature bucks to hunt.

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January 01 at 7:00 am
302 Views

Natchitoches pharmacist downs heavy-horned 8-point

If you’ve ever read a murder mystery novel by Patricia Cornwell, you know they’re hard to put down.  

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December 31, 2014 at 12:42 pm
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New mom takes a break, bags 150-inch buck

Kylie Garris decided she needed to take a short break from being a mom, so she headed to the peace and solitude of a deer stand on her mother-in-law’s property in Union Parish.

Garris, mom to a 3-year-old daughter, an 18-month-old son and a newborn baby girl, made the escape while her husband Tom kept the three kids on the afternoon of Oct. 30 to give his wife a couple of hours of well-deserved peace and quiet.

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December 30, 2014 at 5:23 pm
7749 Views

Freeman downs two bucks in two days in Jackson Parish

Sometimes a special gift is received on Christmas Eve, and sometimes it comes on Christmas Day. And if Santa thinks you’ve been really good, you might even get a present on both days.

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December 30, 2014 at 3:45 pm
8073 Views

Brown downs Madison Parish monster

If you know Teri and Dick Brown of Tallulah, then you know just how serious they are about hunting - especially deer hunting.  

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December 30, 2014 at 2:40 pm
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Opelousas hunter downs 10-point in Mississippi

A little scouting after last season paid off big time this year for an Opelousas hunter who bagged a nice Mississippi 10-pointer dubbed the "King of the Jungle."

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December 30, 2014 at 6:30 am
10583 Views

Baton Rouge hunter arrows big 11-point on Henderson Island

Inge Contois has bowhunted for six years, and always makes it a practice to attach her release before she hangs her bow and gets settled in her stand. 

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December 29, 2014 at 6:24 pm
11176 Views

Weldon hunter nails big Claiborne Parish buck

Ordinarily on a Sunday night, Reba Lee attends church service.

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December 29, 2014 at 4:41 pm
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