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Rundown For The Weekend of 10/21

First, Chad Stewart of the Michigan dnr has an update on CWD in Michigan, including the latest case in Montcalm County.

Then Jim Hammill from the Michigan Wildlife Council (HereforMiOutdoors.org) joins me to talk about that group and their “Here For Generations”  campaign.

Hour two features professional angler Lance Valentine of  Walleye 101.  Lance is getting ready to head down to Lake Erie to chase big walleye.   He has advice on trolling big water in the late season.

DNR biologist and avid upland bird hunter Al Stewart is up next.  Al has details of an upcoming woodcock symposium.

Pheasant hunting is the topic in the final hour of this week’s show as I talk with Tom Lounsbury.  Tom hasn’t missed an opening day of the Michigan pheasant season in six decades.  He says the birds have changed over the years and has advice on how to hunt them today.

We wrap it all up with wild game chef Dixie Dave Minar.  As always, Dave has a recipe that sounds great.

I hope you like the show.

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Radio Rundown for this Weekend

First, Tom Simmon of Jays Sporting Goods has great advice on buying a gun safe.  By the way, Tom safes those safes are a great place to store all you family valuables, not just firearms.

Then Chelsea Maupin of Gud Marketing talks about the research they did on the perception of hunters and anglers in Michigan.  The results are surprising.

Hour two features Michigan’s “Whitetail Whisperer”, John Eberhart (DeerJohn.net).  Eberhart explains why most hunters aren’t as successful as they could be.  He also announces a new program to bring his expertise to your hunting property.

Katie Keen of the Michigan dnr is up next.  She reminds us that May is the month to apply for bear and elk permits.

Fishing is the topic in hour three as I talk with Lance Valentine of Walleye 101.  Lance has great advice on trolling for open water walleye and getting the most from your fishing electronics.

Chef Dixie Dave Minar is my final guest this week.  Dave has a very nice walleye recipe.

Lots of advice from the experts on this show.  I hope you like it.

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Radio Rundown for Last Weekend in February

A slower paced show this week, but still filled with lots of news and information.

First, Michigan dnr biologist Chad Stewart joins me to talk about the CWD situation in Mecosta County.  Chad says there are still lots of questions to be answered regarding that incident.  We also talk about the Ann Arbor deer situation and look ahead to the future of deer hunting in Michigan.

Hour two kicks off with veteran turkey hunter Greg Abbas of A-Way Outdoors.   Greg says it’s a little too early to start patterning the birds, but the perfect time to start getting ready for the season.  Greg demonstrates some calls and talks about this strategy for targeting public land gobblers.

Caleb Putman of the DNR is up next.  Caleb describes a new partnership between the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Audubon Society.

We’re talking fishing in hour three of this week’s show as Lance Valentine of Walleye 101 joins me.  Lance explains how to jig for walleye in the Saginaw and Detroit Rivers.

We wrap it up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This week Dave has an interesting woodchuck recipe.

I hope you like the show.

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Show Rundown for the end of January

We wrap up the month talking about a wide variety of topics this week.

First, Michigan dnr fisheries biologist Jim Baker talks about the Saginaw Bay walleye fishery and the role ciscos/herring could play in the future.

Then “Sturgeon General” Brenda Archambo of Sturgeon for Tomorrow joins me with details on the upcoming Sturgeon Shivaree on Black Lake.

Hour two kicks off with outdoor writer Richard P Smith.  Richard says bear predation on UP whitetails is a bigger problem than most people realize.  He also talks about the effective of mandatory antler point restrictions.

Adam Bump from the DNR  is up next.  Adam reminds us that squirrel and rabbit seasons are still open.  He says with poor ice conditions across the southern part of the state, small game hunting is a good option.

Professional angler and fishing educator Lance Valentine of Walleye 101 is featured in hour three.  Lance talks about chasing trophy wintertime walleye on Lake Erie and looks ahead to the springtime fishery on the Detroit River.

Wild game chef Dixie Dave Minar wraps it all up with another great recipe.

I hope you enjoy the show.

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Rundown for August 20/21

Tom Beecher of Michigan based Vanguard kicks off this week’s show.  Vanguard makes top quality optics and accessories.  I’ve been working with Vanguard for a few months now and continue to be impressed by the quality of their products and emphasis on customer service.

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Tom Campbell of  Woods-n-Waternews wraps up the hour talking about their September edition and the upcoming Outdoor Weekend in Imlay City.

Hour two features Lance Valentine of Walleye101. Lance is an expert angler and respected outdoor educator.  He’s also a new member of the Angler Qwest team.

Drew YoungeDyle of mucc is up next.  Drew talks about an upcoming OTG (On The Ground) project in the UP and his routine for getting in shape for the hunting season.

Fishing is the topic of discussion in the final hour of this week’s Outdoor Magazine show.  Brad Smyth of Detroit Outdoor Adventures (iFishDetroit.com) talks about musky and walleye fishing, as well as a recent to trip to Ontario for some world class steelhead fishing on Lake Erie.

As usual, Dixie Dave wraps up the show, this time with a very nice salmon recipe.

Great guests and information this week.  I hope you like the show.

 

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Rundown for April 16/17

Great guests and information this week on the Outdoor Magazine Radio Show.

First Matt Pedigo, chairman of the Michigan Wildlife Council joins me.  Matt talks about the new “Here. For Generations” campaign (hereformi.org).  That campaign to educate Michigan’s non hunters and anglers officially kicked off this week.   Matt also puts on his bear hunter hat and we discuss the growth of bear hunting in Michigan.

Hour two kicks off with expert turkey hunter and Michigan dnr biologist Al Stewart.  Al talks about turkey hunting in Michigan and has some great tips to make your hunt more successful.

Drew YoungeDyke of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs (mucc.org) is up next.  Drew outlines some of the resolutions proposed by their club members.

Springtime fishing is the topic of hour number three as professional angler and fishing educator Lance Valentine of Walleye 101 joins the show.  Lance has great advice on jigging the Detroit River for walleye and early season trolling on Saginaw Bay.

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

I hope you like the show.

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Show Rundown For February 6/7

We kick off the new month with a little slower paced show this week.

First, professional angler and fishing educator Lance Valentine from Walleye 101 joins me.  Lance talks about his new TeachingFishin website and his recently announced partnership with Angler Qwest boats.

Hour two kicks off with Conservation Officer  Sgt.Tony Soave.  Tony talks about how the job of game warden has changed over the years and describes the training his Michigan dnr officers get.

Drew YoungeDyke of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs (mucc.org) is up next.  We talk about several topics this week  including aquaculture, the use of chocolate to bait bears and the MUCC Youth Camp Programs.

Outdoor industry veteran Greg Abbas of A-Way Outdoors (AWayHunting.com) kicks off hour number three.  Greg has great advice on getting ready for the spring turkey season.  He also describes how his outdoor invention consulting business works.

We wrap it all up once again with Wild Game Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This week Dave has a hearty rabbit recipe.

Great guests and information this time on Outdoor Magazine Radio.  Thanks for listening.

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Radio Rundown for Weekend of 11/21

Fall hunting and fishing topics are discussed this week on the Outdoor Magazine Radio show.

First, Dr. Tammy Newcomb of the Michigan dnr joins me to talk about asian carp.  Dr. Newcomb says the fight against that aquatic invader continues and she outlines the current status, as well as the long term goals.  Dr. Newcomb is confident those fish can be kept out of the Great Lakes if funding and political pressure continue.

Then Tom Campbell of Woods-n-Waternews talks about the Michigan firearm deer season so far and previews their December edition.

Hour two kicks off with muzzleloading expert Dave Hillebrand of Jays Sporting Goods.  Dave has great advice on buying the right gun and accessories, then getting the best accuracy from that rifle.

Chad Stewart of the Michigan dnr is up next.  Chad is the Big Game Specialist for the department and deer are one of his priorities.  Chad talks about the season so far, the impact of CWD and the future of deer hunting in Michigan.

The final hour features Lance Valentine of  Walleye 101.  Lance is a veteran angler who specializes in teaching others to be more productive on the water.  Lance talks about late season trolling for walleye and he unveils his new website TeachinFishin.com.

The show wraps up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This time Dave has another nice venison recipe.

Lots of great guests and information this week.  I hope you like the show.

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Show Rundown for July 18/19

I kick off this week’s show talking about the cicadas buzzing and how that relates to the “Old Sayings” I’ve collected over the years.  You can see a blog post about that here….mikeaveryoutdoors.com/blog.

Then, Bill Hahn of Jays Sporting Goods joins me to talk about trail cameras.

Next, Dr. Annie Rummel of the Great Lakes Bay Region (GoGreat.com) joins me to talk about our recent walleye fishing trip on Saginaw Bay and the promotion of that area as an outdoor recreation destination.

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Hour two starts out with Eric Sherwood of the Whitetail Select Seed company.  Eric is an expert on planting food plots and he has some great advice.

Suzanne Stone of the Michigan dnr is up next.  Suzanne has details of their new ‘Trout Trails” website.  You can learn more here…..Michigan.gov/trouttrails.

Professional angler and fishing educator Lance Valentine of Walleye 101 is featured in our final hour.  Lance has great information on using your electronics to chase summertime walleye.

We wrap it all up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar and another nice wild game recipe.

Lots of great guests this week….I hope you enjoy the show.

 

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Show Rundown for April 11/12

It’s a busy show this week on Outdoor Magazine Radio.

First, Eric Sherwood of Whitetail Select Seed joins me to talk about planting springtime food plots.

Then, Emily Mallory of the Forward Corporation has details of a Saginaw Bay fishing charter giveaway with Captain Jeff Godi of The Michigan Experience.

Hour two starts out with Blaine Bailer of Jays Sporting Goods talking about turkey hunting and some new gear for hunters this spring.

Plus Maia Turek of the Michigan dnr has some suggestions for using Michigan State Parks during the “off season”.

Walleye fishing is the topic in our final hour with Lance Valentine of Walleye 101.  Lance has great advice for catching Detroit River and Lake Erie fish.  He also shares his thoughts on harvesting those big, spawn filled females.

We wrap it all up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This week Dave has a very nice walleye recipe.

Lots of great guests and information this week.  I hope you like the show.

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