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Rundown for July 4th Weekend

We kick off this long  holiday weekend talking with Glenn Duncan of Duncans Outdoor Shop in Bay City.  Glenn says this is a good time to take a look at your hunting guns, get any needed work done and get them sighted in early.

Then, app designer Rob Milano talks about the updated Outdoor Magazine app.  That app is now available free in the iTunes Store and will be updated on Google Play very soon.

Hour two kicks off with Jim Felgenauer of the St. Clair Chapter of Sturgeon for Tomorrow (stclairsturgeon.org).  Jim talks about the fantastic walleye fishing in the St. Clair river right now and also the upcoming sturgeon season there.

Scott Whitcomb of the Michigan dnr is up next.  Scott describes a project to map all trails and two tracks in our state forests.  You can get more details here…(michigan.gov/forestroads).

Veteran whitetail guide and outfitter Bill Pyles of Ohio Bowhunting Outfitters (bowoutfitters.com) is featured in hour three.  Bill talks about his operation and has great advice on what hunters can do now to get ready for the upcoming season.

Wild game chef Dixie Dave Minar wraps it all up.  This time Dave has an interesting crayfish recipe.

I hope you like the show.

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Radio Rundown for March 4/5

We kick off the new months with some great guests and interesting topics.

First, Eric Sherwood of Whitetail Select food plot seed joins me.  Eric is an agronomist and hunter who brings an interesting perspective to the food plot business.  He has great advice on starting a plot, where to put it, how big to make it and what seed to use.

Hour two kicks off with outdoor writer and fishing guide Dave Rose of  Wildfishing.com. Dave talks about late winter and early spring fishing opportunities in Northern Michigan.

Then, Drew YoungeDyke of mucc talks about their concern over possible changes in the Michigan commercial fishing laws that would allow those fishermen to keep walleye, salmon and trout.  CWD and asian carp are also topics of discussion.

We wrap up the hour with Kurt Ieuter of the Ieuter Insurance Group.  Kurt says it’s important to work with the right insurance company to protect our outdoor gear and equipment.

Guns and shooting are the topic in hour three of this week’s show as I talk with Glenn Duncan of Duncans Outdoor Shop in Bay City.  Glenn talks about the demand for guns today, how to maintain them and what to look for when buying a new gun.

We wrap it up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This week Dave and I talk about the recent wild game dinner and auction by my church, Trinity Monitor, and what it takes to cook for hundreds of people at an event like that.

I hope you like the show.

 

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Rundown for July 11/12

First, master gunsmith Glenn Duncan of Duncans Outdoor  Shop in Bay City joins me to talk about maintaining your firearms.

Then Tom Campbell of Woods-n-Waternews talks about  how they find new outdoor writers for their magazine.

Hour two kicks of with John King of Halcyon Charters.  John fishes the Detour area and also the Straits of Mackinac for salmon and trout.

Drew YoungeDyke of mucc is up next with an update on their “On the Ground” program.

Lucky Michigan hunter Don Barnard wraps up the hour talking about how he drew bear and elk tags for the upcoming season.

Tim Roller of the Whitetail Journey TV show is the featured guest in hour number three.  Tim and I discuss the logistics of producing an outdoor television show and he has some advice on getting ready for deer season.

Wild game chef Dixie Dave Minar wraps it all up.  This time Dave has a very nice fish recipe.

Another show filled with great guests and information.  I hope you like it.

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Rundown for First Weekend of Winter

We celebrate the official start of winter this week with some interesting guests and information.

First, professional angler Mark Martin joins me to talk about fishing conditions across the state.  He also previews his upcoming Fishing Vacation School.

Then Allan Goetz of the Michigan Buck Pole (mibuckpole.com) looks back on the Michigan deer season and talks about the success of their online buck pole.

Hour two features Glenn Duncan of Duncans Outdoor shop in Bay City, Michigan.  Glenn has great advice on storing your deer rifle during the off season and talks about the continuing ammo shortage.

Jordyn Richardson of the Michigan dnr is up next with a reminder about the Pure Michigan Hunt (Michigan.gov/puremichiganhunt).  The deadline to apply is December 31st.

We wrap up the hour with meteorologist Mark Torregrossa (farmerweather.com).  Mark admits the early part of this winter season was not as cold and snowy as he predicted and he has a revised forecast for the rest of the winter.

Noted outdoor writer and hunting expert Richard P Smith joins me in hour number three.  We talk about the U.P. deer season and how the weather affected the animals.  Richard also talks about some new numbers from the DNR indicating the black bear population might be higher than some biologists thought.

We wrap it all up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This time Dave makes a surprise visit to the studio and brings a very nice venison dish with him.

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Another show with great guests and lots of good outdoor information.  I hope you like it.

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Show Rundown for Last Weekend in “Rocktober”

We wrap up the month with more great guests and information on this week’s show.

First, Drew YoungeDyke of mucc joins me to talk about the truth behind Proposals 1 and 2 on the Michigan ballot.  Both proposals are legally moot, but the anti hunters are using them as propaganda tools.

Then Mick Dingman, father of 11 year old Gavin Dingman, talks about the threats his family has received after Gavin legally shot an albino buck in Michigan.

Mitch Mountney of mibuckpole wraps up the hour.  Mitch says the number of pictures submitted to their website continues to grow.

Hour number two features master gunsmith and shooting expert Glenn Duncan of Duncans Outdoor  Shop in Bay City.  Glenn says don’t wait till the last minute to sight in your deer rifle and he has some great tips to get make your gun as accurate as possible.

Then Carol Rose of the newly formed Michigan Wildlife Council joins me.  Carol has information on a new project designed to educate the non hunting and fishing public about how valuable our lifestyle is.

Whitetails during the rut is the subject of conversation during hour three as I talk with Michigan icon Fred Abbas of A-Way Outdoors (awayhunting.com).  Fred talks about “hunting the does” during this key time of year and the use of “cluster scrapes” to confuse big bucks.

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We wrap it up with chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This week Dave has a very nice pheasant recipe.

I had a great time talking with this week’s guest.  I hope you enjoy listening to them.

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Radio Rundown for 8/23

It’s a little slower paced show this week on Outdoor Magazine Radio.

In hour number one I talk with Glenn Duncan of Duncans Outdoor Shop in Bay City.  Glenn discusses what’s hot for this fall, the status of ammo supplies and how to maintain you gun.

Michigan’s “Mr. Walleye”, Mark Martin  joins me in the second hour.  Mark and I talk about his early days of walleye fishing on Muskegon Lake and how that started his professional angling career.  As always, Mark has great advice on how to catch more fish.

Archery season prep is the topic for hour number three as I talk with Eric LaFollette of Jays Sporting Goods.  Eric is the archery department manager of their Clare store and an avid bowhunter.

We wrap it all up with chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This week the Chef has an interesting smoked carp recipe.

Great guests with lots of outdoor information this week on Outdoor Magazine.  Thanks for listening.

 

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Show Rundown for Mothers Day Weekend

We kick off this Mother’s Day weekend talking with Eileen Duffin of Tight Lines for Troops coming up next week in Manistee.

Then Glenn Duncan of Duncan’s Outdoor Shop in Bay City a recent problem he had with a lending institution regarding his firearm business. We also talk about the continuing ammo shortage.

The hour wraps up with Randy Jorgenson of Woods-n-Waternews. Randy talks about his turkey hunting season and the latest edition of the magazine.

Michigan’s sturgeon spawning run is the first topic of the second hour as I talk with Brenda Archambo of the Black Lake Chapter of Sturgeon for Tomorrow.

Then charter captain Hunter Engel joins me to talk about Great Lakes salmon fishing. Hunter is the son of well known charter captain Dave Engel of the Best Chance Too charter.

The hour wraps up with Tony Hansen of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs. Tony discusses the recent victory of sportsmen over the anti hunting Humane Society of the United States.

Outdoor Magazine contributor Richard P. Smith kicks off our final hour. Richard and I discuss bear hunting in Michigan and he has advice on how to apply for a Michigan bear hunting tag.

Then, Gary Morgan of East Lake Outfitters talks about his company and what he as to offer Michigan bear and whitetail hunters. Gary says it’s time to book your hunt for this fall.

We wrap it all up with wild game chef Dixie Dave Minar. This week Dave has tasty turkey recipe.

It’s another busy show this week. I hope you like it.

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Rundown For The Last Show In January

We send the month out with a bang (no pun intended) this week on Outdoor Magazine radio with lots of talk about gun control.

First, Michigan Senator Phil Pavlov joins me to talk about proposed legislation to protect Michigan gun owners.

Then Tom Campbell of Woods-n-Waternews announces plans for an Outdoor Weekend in West Michigan. He says Kalamazoo will host the first event this September.

In hour number two, Glenn Duncan of Duncan’s Outdoor Shop in Bay City, Michigan joins me. The current ammunition shortage is tops on the list during that discussion.

Next up, Tony Hansen of MUCC. Tony talks about the move to prevent a Michigan wolf hunt by animal rights groups.

Hour three features the man behind Eastman Outdoors and Carbon Express Arrows….Bob Eastman. We talk about the evolution of archery and Bob’s new book about bowhunting Africa in the early days.

The show wraps up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar. This week he has a tasty walleye recipe.

In all, a very fast paced show, filled with lots of great information. I hope you like it.

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This Week’s Radio Show (12/15/12)

It’s another informative and entertaining Outdoor Magazine Radio show this week.

First, Glenn Duncan of Duncan’s Outdoor Shop in Bay City joins me to talk about guns as Christmas presents. Glenn has great advice on buying that first .22 or shotgun for a young shooter, but he says buying a personal defense handgun for adults is a bad idea. According to Glenn, that’s a very personal decision that the future gun owner should be part of. He suggest it’s a better idea to get a gift certificate and let the shooter pick out their own gun.

Then Tim Hart of the Q1 Buckpole whitetail contest joins me to talk about the latest entries in that contest.

Hour number two features “Michigan’s Mr. UP”, Dan Donarski. Dan talks about the fall hunting season and has a look ahead to ice fishing in the Upper Peninsula.

Stephanie Brown of Jay’s Outdoor News is my next guest. She’s the online editor of that website that features some great Michigan based hunting and fishing articles.

The hour wraps up with Tony Hansen of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs. This week Tony has an update on a proposed Michigan wolf hunting season.

The third hour kicks off with Captain Doug Deming of the Fish Point Lodge on Saginaw Bay. Doug talks about ice fishing for perch, walleye and whitefish on Saginaw Bay. He also discusses how the near record low water levels are affecting boaters and fishermen.

Wild Game Chef Dixie Dave Minar wraps it all up this week. Dave and I announce a new facebook giveaway wher you can win an autographed copy of Dave’s wild game cookbook.

Another good show filled with great guests and information. I hope you like it.

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Radio Rundown for 11/3

We kick off the month of November with an interesting story from a central Michigan bowhunter. Brian Curtis says he say a black panther that lunged at him from a tree. Brian tells his story and says others have seen the big cat too.

Then, tom Campbell of Woods-n-Waternews joins me with a a look at their November edition and a report of how the WNW staff is doing so far this deer season.

Hour two features Glenn Duncan of Duncan’s Outdoor Shop in Bay City, Michigan. Glenn talks about deer guns and sighting in before the season.

Tony Hansen of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs wraps the hour up by checking in from Lansing with a look at how the election might affect wildlife and conservation issues.

In the final hour of this week’s show, Michigan Conservation Officer Tony Soave checks in to answer some common questions and provide advice on staying legal in the field.

We wrap it all up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar. This week Dave continues his talk on field prep for wild game.

Another busy show as we get ready for the Michigan firearm deer season. I hope you like it.

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