CONSERVATION: The War on Feral Hogs

FEATURE   FLIR’s thermal imaging handhelds and weapon sights allow for superior target identification out to several hundred yards. Thermal excels in total darkness, but is equally competent throughout the full range of possible lighting conditions. Photo courtesy of gridironoutdoors.com.       Retired U.S. Army Marksman and Olympic Gold Medalist Leads Veterans to Battle in the War on Feral Swine   By Brent T. Wheat   Unless you’re prepared to have several cherished opinions quickly punctured, don’t ask Rod Pinkston about feral hog control. Your assumptions are at risk because the man who literally wrote the book on hog control … Continue reading CONSERVATION: The War on Feral Hogs

Browning’s New High Grade Hunter A5 Shotgun

  Browning’s New High Grade Hunter A5 Shotgun   Click here for release and images  The original Auto-5 shotgun, designed by John M. Browning, is a legend in the hunting and shooting industry. Although the original design is no longer produced, Browning’s introduction of the new A5 a few years ago filled the demand of shooters wanting a shotgun built in the classic design of the Auto-5.    In 2016, Browning added to the A5 line with the introduction of the A5 Sweet Sixteen. The new gun brought back memories for many shooters and hunters of the days of shooting … Continue reading Browning’s New High Grade Hunter A5 Shotgun

NRA Introduces Improved Basics of Pistol Shooting Program Effective April 4

NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 22, 2017 Contact: nragomedia@nrahq.org; (703) 267-1595 NRA Introduces Improved Basics of Pistol Shooting Program Effective April 4 FAIRFAX, Va. – The National Rifle Association is introducing an improved Basics of Pistol Shooting Program, engineered to meet the demands of NRA Certified Instructors and students alike.  The improved Basics of Pistol Shooting Program places NRA Certified Instructors in the driver’s seat. Based on valuable feedback from our corps of dedicated instructors and training counselors nationwide, the NRA has introduced an Instructor Led Training (ILT) edition of … Continue reading NRA Introduces Improved Basics of Pistol Shooting Program Effective April 4

Sportsmen’s Weekly: Arizona Bill Would Ban Mountain Lion, Bobcat Hunting

  Sportsmen’s Alliance Official Weekly Newsletter Sportsmen’s Weekly  Brought to you by   Brought to you by Follow Follow Contact Arizona Bill Would Ban Mountain Lion, Bobcat Hunting Arizona State Senator Steve Farley (D-Tucson) has proposed legislation that would ban mountain lion and bobcat hunting for Arizona sportsmen. Senate Bill 1182 would categorize both cats as protected…  Read More Connecticut Bill Allows for Sunday Hunting on Private Lands New legislation would make Connecticut the 42nd state to permit Sunday hunting on privately owned property. House Bill 5499, which has been referred to the House Committee on Environment, if passed, would break … Continue reading Sportsmen’s Weekly: Arizona Bill Would Ban Mountain Lion, Bobcat Hunting

Guide and Hunter Ambushed & Shot in Texas – Updated News

Ponderings From The Sage Hunter: While pondering in the deer blind: Clearly liberals are so open-minded their brains have fallen out. Amazing Mahi Mahi Catch 2 Girls, 3 Fish Watching the exciting Darcie! HUNTING GUIDE & CLIENT SHOT IN WEST TEXAS         DURING AMBURSH!     One take away from the following story is, when your           hunting in South Texas, take a personal defense                 weapon and have emergency evacuation insurance like     RIPCORD in place – when tragedy strikes – so they can   … Continue reading Guide and Hunter Ambushed & Shot in Texas – Updated News

New Weatherby® Vanguard® Camilla™, Now Available in 6.5 Creedmoor for Women Shooters

  New Weatherby® Vanguard® Camilla™, now available in 6.5 Creedmoor for women shooters PASO ROBLES, Calif. – January 17, 2017 – No two shooters are alike, and men are certainly different from women when it comes to the way a rifle should fit and perform. That’s why Weatherby created the Vanguard® Camilla™ – a rifle designed entirely for women, by women. The result is an exquisite firearm that truly becomes an extension of a woman’s form. For 2017, a new cartridge has been added to the Camilla line: the flat-shooting, hard-hitting 6.5 Creedmoor. The rifle is also available in .243 WIN, .308 … Continue reading New Weatherby® Vanguard® Camilla™, Now Available in 6.5 Creedmoor for Women Shooters

U.S. Rep. Hudson Introduces NSSF-Backed National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill

nssf.org To: ALL MEDIA For immediate release   January 4, 2017 For more information contact: Mike Bazinet 203-426-1320 U.S. Rep. Hudson Introduces NSSF-Backed National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill NEWTOWN, Conn.-U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (R-NC) introduced the NSSF-supported Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017 (H.R. 38) on the first day of the 115th Congress. The proposed legislation, with 63 co-sponsors, would compel states to recognize concealed carry permits issued from other states that have concealed carry laws within their own borders – much in the same way a driver’s license is recognized. The bill aims to eliminate the confusion of varying … Continue reading U.S. Rep. Hudson Introduces NSSF-Backed National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill

NRA TV to Feature Award Winning Hunting Show “Under Wild Skies” 7-19-2016

NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nov. 8, 2016 Contact: NRA Public Affairs; (703) 267-3820 NRA TV to Feature Award Winning Hunting Show “Under Wild Skies”  Program available through NRA App, Roku, Apple TV and on any mobile device FAIRFAX, Va. – “Under Wild Skies,” the popular award-winning hunting show is now available as featured content of NRA TV, the National Rifle Association of America announced.  Now in its 23rd season, “Under Wild Skies” airs weekly on the Outdoor Channel, showcasing the best big game and bird hunting found worldwide.  On the … Continue reading NRA TV to Feature Award Winning Hunting Show “Under Wild Skies” 7-19-2016

Smith & Wesson Donates Eye & Ear Protection to NRA Women On Target ® Program 7-11-2016

NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 4, 2016 Contact: nragomedia@nrahq.org; (703) 267-1595 Smith & Wesson Donates Eye & Ear Protection to NRA Women On Target ® Program Free Upgraded Over-the-Ear Muffs Available to Certified Instructors  FAIRFAX, Va. – The National Rifle Association of American today announced that Smith & Wesson Corp. is donating protective eyewear and foam hearing protection to the NRA Women On Target ® Instructional Shooting Clinic program. Recognizing that women are the fastest growing group demographic of new shooters in the United States, Smith & Wesson continues to … Continue reading Smith & Wesson Donates Eye & Ear Protection to NRA Women On Target ® Program 7-11-2016

UPDATE | DNR Discusses Deer Surveys, Fish Stocking at MUCC Policy Meeting 7-9-2016

MICHIGAN UNITED CONSERVATION CLUBS UPDATE | DNR Discusses Deer Surveys, Fish Stocking at MUCC Policy Meeting Friend — Michigan United Conservation Clubs held its first Conservation Policy meeting under our new organizational structure last Saturday at the Saginaw Field and Stream Conservation Club, and it did not disappoint. The Department of Natural Resources gave very informative presentations on the hottest issues in the outdoors to almost 50 MUCC conservation policy board members and members of the public.  Ashley Autenrieth, DNR Deer Program Biologist, gave a great presentation on how the DNR surveys deer harvest and explained the rich data set … Continue reading UPDATE | DNR Discusses Deer Surveys, Fish Stocking at MUCC Policy Meeting 7-9-2016