• November 2014 - Volume 17, Number 4


    This local pro loves the upper end of this Tenn-Tom Waterway hotspot. Here’s how he catches Mr. Whiskers.

    (Editor’s Note: The 11th stop on our year-long Catfish Hotspots tour takes us back to the Tenn-Tom Waterway and Pickensville Lake — a.k.a. Aliceville Pool — where catfish pro-staffer Jerry Pounders shares his secrets.)

    Follow the advice of these two veteran deer hunters to connect with that wiley buck when the rut kicks in.

    Jimmy Primos patiently waited as the trophy buck strode closer through the sage. Still at a safe distance, the veteran hunter eased his Mission crossbow into position.

    The rich soils and great deer genetics found in the Mississippi Delta can produce some real trophies. Here are some management thoughts to help unlock the potential on your land.

    A persistent mystique looms about giant bucks coming out of the Mississippi Delta, and the truth is that this soil-rich region is just one area of the state that produces book deer.

    The 2014-15 hunting season got off to a good start for hunters like 12-year old Bryce Gaston. Flip to page 116 to read how he nailed this beautiful deer.