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|Avoiding accidents in the field
2798 Views - Posted: October 24 at 9:00 am
During summer boating season, we took a look at boating safety and a few aquatic do’s and don’ts aimed at getting us off the water safely.
|Bodcau WMA closed to small game hunting Oct. 26-27
3033 Views - Posted: October 23 at 2:30 pm
As announced in the 2013-14 Wildlife Management Area season regulations, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is reminding Bodcau WMA users that small game seasons will be closed there on Oct. 26-27.
|Mineral Mizer bag provides nourishing minerals to deer herds year-round
3347 Views - Posted: October 23 at 6:30 am
The Mineral Mizer bag can supply minerals to your deer herd year-round with very little maintenance.
|Weíve come a long way
2268 Views - Posted: October 22 at 9:00 am
As the title of this article suggests, when it comes to scouting camera technology and use, we have come a long way in a relatively short span of time. Scouting cameras of one form or another have been around for more than two decades, but the most-recent transformations of this tool have been nothing short of remarkable.
|Two men cited for taking deer illegally in Avoyelles and Rapides parishes, LDWF says
5368 Views - Posted: October 19 at 11:00 am
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries agents cited two men this week for alleged deer hunting violations that occurred earlier this month in Avoyelles and Rapides parishes, according to a press release.
|No longer shutout by the shutdown, the Apex Predator takes aim at National Wildlife Refuge hunts
3901 Views - Posted: October 19 at 6:00 am
After preparing all season for an opening week of action on my favorite National Wildlife Refuge this year, my hunting plans got shut down by the government shutdown.
|Melville hunter arrows big 11-pointer in Avoyelles Parish
7568 Views - Posted: October 18 at 2:50 pm
Damian Leonards picked the perfect time Tuesday afternoon to finally make his first bow hunt of the year in Avoyelles Parish.
|Anacoco hunter takes down potential P&Y buck
7235 Views - Posted: October 18 at 11:30 am
Early on the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 8, Casey Martin knew he had to catch an afternoon flight to work offshore for his usual two-week hitch.
|National wildlife management preserves open as scheduled this weekend
3285 Views - Posted: October 17 at 5:15 pm
The National Red Dirt and Catahoula Wildlife Management Preserves will be open for hunting this weekend as published in the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries hunting regulations pamphlet.
|Best deer-tracking equipment
1130 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
Successful tracking does not require any hi-tech equipment, although special lights and Luminol-type products are available.
|Backing off plots puts less pressure on deer
1000 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
When former Louisiana Sportsman editor Todd Masson and I began working on my land in Washington Parish, we set out stands right on the edges of the small plots we had planted.
|Soybeans proved to be the buck meal ticket
929 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
If there has been any one magic ingredient that has attracted more deer to my small property in Washington Parish, it has been the implementation of a summer food plot program.
|Scent-control tips for bowhunters
973 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
Hunting an animal that lives and dies by its nose is challenging enough. Add 85-degree October days, and it can become nearly impossible to fool an olfactory organ.
|Patience required to maximize stand setup
808 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
If your property is large enough to hold deer, West Monroe bowhunter Curtis Simpson believes you can help hold more deer by setting up a system of stands that move progressively deeper from the outside edges of the land to the interior where bigger bucks are likely to be.
|The making of a hunting and fishing chef
858 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
Thirty-three-year-old Mark Falgoust considers himself a “Cajun Chef” even he grew up in Algiers, the portion of New Orleans that lies on the west bank of the Mississippi River.
|Feral hogs Ďecological disaster,í state experts say
1342 Views - Posted: October 15 at 7:00 am
Feral hogs do have some friends, but they certainly aren’t located within the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries.
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