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Radio Show Rundown for 11/18

I start out this week’s show talking about the Michigan firearm deer season and why it’s such a big part of our outdoor heritage.

Then, Ted Harpham of Darton Archery has details on their deal to make bows for Martin Archery and he talks about their revolutionary new cam system and bow designs.

Tom Campbell of Woods-n-Waternews discusses their upcoming December edition.

Hour two kicks off with Tim Roller of Whitetail Journey.  Tim has advice on hunting Michigan’s highly pressured deer during the gun season.

Nick Green from mucc is up next with details of their latest magazine and  some of the issues that group is working on.

Glen Venner of the Lure Lipstick Company leads off the final hour of this week’s show.  Glenn has enjoyed some excellent walleye fishing on the Saginaw River lately.  He has great advice on how to catch fall river walleye.

Chef Dixie Dave Minar is up next.  Dave discuss field prep of your deer and also has a nice venison recipe.

This week’s show wraps up with Michigan dnr Wildlife Chief Russ Mason.  Russ talks about the need for hunters in the CWD zones to shoot more deer and for all Michigan hunters to be on the lookout for the disease.

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

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Outdoor Magazine Radio Rundown for 9/9

First, Rob Miller talks about using dogs to recover deer.  Rob was one of the first trackers in Michigan and says dogs can find many whitetails that hunters have given up on.  You can learn more on his Facebook page….facebook.com/syprisandsargentdeertracking.

Then, Chad Merrihew of Security Credit Union  has details on their “Outdoor Adventure” card to finance all aspects of your next Outdoor Adventure.

Hour two kicks off with Chad Stearns of Jays Sporting Goods.  Chad recently returned from a dall sheep hunt in the mountains of Alaska.  He tells the story of that hunt, including when he was charged by a sow grizzly.

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Then, Holly Vaughn of the Michigan dnr talks about new regulations facing waterfowl hunters this season.

Karl Ieuter of the Ieuter  Insurance Group wraps up the hour with great advice on protecting our expensive hunting and fishing gear.

Tim Roller of Whitetail Journey is featured in our final hour this week.  Tim talks about fall  fishing and chasing trophy whitetails.

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

I hope you like the show.

 

 

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Rundown for the Last Weekend in April

My first guest this week is a guy I called “the most interesting man in Michigan”.  His name is Bill Hoffman (WCHoffman.com) and he’s a writer, podcaster and avid turkey hunter (among other things).  Bill talks about the world of outdoor podcaster and has some advice for Michigan turkey hunters who need more action than our state can provide.

Then, Michigan dnr Law Division Corporal Dave Painter joins me to talk about the practice of  turkey “reaping”, also known as “fanning”.  There’s been a lot of confusion in Michigan about whether it’s legal.  Officer Painter has the official word from Lansing.

Hour two kicks off with Steve Winters of the Bowfishing Association of Michigan (BowFishBam.com).  Steve talks about the popularity of bow fishing and has details on some upcoming tournaments.

Amy Trotter from the Michigan United Conservation Clubs (mucc.org) is up next.  Amy talks about proposed legislation that would make it tougher to bring in deer carcasses harvested in other states to help prevent the spread of CWD.

The final hour features Tim Roller of Tim Rollers Outdoor Journey.  In honor of the opening weekend of trout season we’re talking fly fishing in Michigan.  We also talk turkey hunting and walleye fishing as well.

As usual, we wrap it up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  Dave has another turkey recipe this week.

I hope you like the show.

 

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Radio Rundown for the Weekend of Feb 18/19

Michigan bears are the opening topic of discussion this week on Outdoor Magazine Radio. Michigan dnr wildlife biologist Kevin Swanson says the population is up slightly in the UP and dramatically in the northern Lower Peninsula.  As a result, hunters are likely to see more bear permits issued.

Meteorologist Mark Torregrossa wraps up the hour talking about the mild weather this winter.  He says that trend is likely to continue for a while.

Dale Hendershot of the Michigan Trappers and Predator Callers Association (mtpca.com) is up next.  Fur prices are up slightly but Dale says most trappers don’t do it for the money.

Next, I talk with Drew YoungeDyke from mucc.  Drew talks about the upcoming edition of their Michigan Out of Doors Magazine and we discuss the new Michigan Out of Doors Podcast.

Randy Stec from the Michigan Wildlife Council (HereforMIOutdoors) is the final guest of the hour.  Randy updates us on the status of that campaign to educate Michigan’s non hunters and anglers.

Springtime steelheading is the opening topic of discussion of the final hour of this week’s show as I talk with Tim Roller of Whitetail Journey TV.  Tim was a fishing guide on West Michigan rivers for many years and he describes how to use water temp, flow and color to catch fish.

Wild game chef Dixie Dave Minar wraps it all up.  This time it’s possum.

I hope you like the show.

 

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Outdoor Magazine Radio Rundown for November 19/20


We kick off this week’s show talking with whitetail tracker Chris Morris of Michigan Deer Trackers.  Chris tell an interesting story of his dog Oak being gored by a by a buck they were tracking.

Then Allan Goetz of the Michigan Buck Pole (MiBuckPole.com) joins me to talk about their online community for sharing pictures of Michigan whitetails.

Hour two features expert deer hunter Tim Roller of the Whitetail Journey TV show.   Tim targets mature bucks (but he’s not one of those guys who pushes his way of hunting on others).  He has some interesting thoughts on what it takes to be successful on trophy animals.

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The hour wraps up with Conservation Officer Corporal Dave Painter of the Michigan dnr.  The warden talks about staying safe, and legal in the field during this firearm deer season.

The final hour of this week’s show features “Michigan’s Mr. Walleye”, Mark Martin.  This time we find Mark on vacation in Hawaii.  Mark talks about the excellent marlin and tuna fishing there….as well as the trophy fall fishing back  home in Michigan.

We wrap it all up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This time Dave has another nice venison recipe.

A good show this week, filled with great guests and information.  I hope you enjoy it.

 

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Labor Day Rundown

We celebrate Labor Day and kick off the unofficial fall season this week on Outdoor Magazine Radio.

First, Jon Ross of Wolf Creek Productions joins me to talk about a new TV series they’re shooting in Michigan.  The crew is following conservation officers on patrol for a show called the “Wardens” that will air early next year.

Then Emily Mallory of the Forward Corporation kicks off a new promotion to give away a Darton Archery crossbow package.

Lance Senske of Michigan made Fortress Blinds wraps up the hour talking about his blinds and where you can buy them.

Hour two features Tim Roller of the Whitetail Journey TV show.  Tim talks about getting ready for the fall bow season.  He also refers back to his days as a fishing guide and explains  why water temperature is important in fall river fishing for kings and steelhead.

Drew YoungeDyke from mucc is up next.  He describes their new quarterly magazine format and talks about the role the Michigan United Conservation Clubs play in regard to hunters and anglers.

The Michigan Elk herd is the topic of discussion in hour number three as Michigan dnr Regional Wildlife Biologist Brian Mastenbrook joins me.  Brian talks about the elk range, their behavior and how hunting is used to keep the herd under control.

Chef Dixie Dave Minar wraps up this week’s show with a very nice goose recipe in honor of Michigan’s early goose season.

Thanks for listening to the Outdoor Magazine radio show and podcast.

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Radio Rundown for 4/30-5/1

Long range shooting is the opening topic of discussion this week on Outdoor Magazine Radio as I talk with Paul Phillips.  Paul is member of the US Rifle Team and has been documented shooting on target at more than a mile.

Hour two kicks off with Michigan dnr Assistant Fisheries Chief Todd Grischke.  Todd talks about the Atlantic Salmon program on Lake Huron and the importance of returning tagged fish.

Drew YoungeDyke of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs (mucc.org) is up next.  Drew describe hunting and fishing resolutions suggested by MUCC members.

Veteran angler and former fishing guide Tim Roller joins me in the third hour.  Tim talks about trout fishing in Michigan and how that sport has changed over the years.

Dr Annie Rummel of the Great Lakes Bay Convention and Visitors Bureau (GoGreat.com) is the final guest this week.  Dr. Rummel brings us up to speed on fishing and family vacation options in that part of Michigan.

A little slower paced show this week but lots of great information.  I hope you like the show,

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Rundown for February 20/21

We kick off this week’s Outdoor Magazine show talking about suppressors.   They’re now legal for hunting in Michigan and lots of folks have questions about them.  We get the answers from Mike Visser of Silver Bullet Firearms in Grand Rapids.

Then Tom Campbell of Michigan’s #1 Outdoor Publication, Woods-n-Waternews joins me to talk about their latest edition.

Hour two kicks off with Dale Hendershot of the Michigan Trappers and Predator Callers Association.  (mtpca.com).  Dale talks about fur prices this winter and the importance of trapping to maintain healthy wildlife populations.

Next, Drew YoungeDyke of mucc joins me to talk about their latest “On the Ground” project at the Gratiot Saginaw Game Area.

Chad Merrihew of  Security Credit Union (SecurityCU.org) wraps up the hour with news of a new “Outdoor Adventure” credit card designed to finance hunting and fishing adventures.

Tim Roller of Whitetail Journey is featured in the final hour of this week’s show.  Tim talks about the world of outdoor television today and has great advice on springtime steelhead fishing.

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

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

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Show Rundown for the Last Weekend in November

We wrap up the month with some great guests and information on this  edition of Outdoor Magazine Radio.

First, Tony Demboski of the Upper Peninsula Sportsmens Alliance joins me to talk about issues facing UP hunters.  Tony is especially concerned about the loss of deer yarding areas.

Then Bryan Lowe of the Michigan Buckle (mibuckpole.com) has some cool deer hunting stories based on pictures posted to their website.

Hour two kicks off with master gunsmith Glenn Duncan of Duncans Outdoor shop in Bay City.  Glenn has advice on the best way to store your guns during the off season.

Amy Trotter from the Michigan United Conservation Clubs (mucc.org)  is up next.  Amy talks about their OTG program, plus interesting activity in Lansing and Washington affecting outdoor enthusiasts.

Chad Stewart of the Michigan dnr wraps up the hour with an update on CWD and that mule deer found dead along a Michigan roadway.

Our final hour features Tim Roller of the Whitetail Journey TV Show.  Tim talks about hunting deer in the late season and also goes back to his years as a fishing guide to discuss water temperature and how that affects steelhead fishing.

We wrap it up with Chef Dixie Dave Minar.  This time Dave has a very hearty venison recipe.

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

 

 

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Rundown for October 24/25

We wrap up the last full weekend in October with some great guests and information.

First Paul Cianciolo of Predator Hunter Outdoors talks about the lineup of his high performance LED lights.  They were originally designed for nighttime predator hunters, but have proven to be valuable for all outdoorsmen and women.

Then Tom Campbell of Woods-n-Waternews talks about the November edition of that popular Michigan based magazine.

Hour two kicks off with Jim Felgenauer of the St Clair Sturgeon  group.  Jim talks about an exciting shore fishery that’s evolved for those big fish.

Next, Chris Freiberger of the Michigan dnr joins me to talk about the latest round of the Aquatic Habitat Grant program.

Greg Gasiciel is up next.  Greg tells the story of catching that new state record smallmouth bass.

The final hour features Tim Roller of the Whitetail Journey television show.  Tim has great advice on hunting the whitetail rut.

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

I hope you like the show.

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