• Mississippi Hunting

    Smaller, but tasty

    February is small-game month in most of Mississippi, a time for rabbit and squirrel hunters to hit the fields and woods in a search for ingredients for a pot of gumbo, sauce piquant, dumplings or just plain ol’ fried happiness.

    February 08 at 10:10am

    Louisiana hunter downs 182-inch monster in Claiborne County

    Action had slowed considerably on Sylvester Badeaux’s 200-acre lease in Claiborne County — so much so that the Harvey, La. hunter had contemplated skipping the final days of deer season last month.

    February 02 at 3:00pm

    MDWFP: February Habitat and Predator Mgt. Month

    A targeted campaign addressing wildlife habitat management and predator control is being conducted in February by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks.

    February 01 at 4:20pm

    Cover

    This amazing Canemount WMA buck killed by Josh Clark highlights the 2016-17 Deer of the Year class.

    February 01 at 7:00am

    Winter hoggin’ — Top hog-hunting tactics

    What’s a big game hunter to do after the deer season ends and the spring turkey season is still over a month away? Sad time, this month of February, eh?

    It doesn’t have to be, not in Mississippi, where wild hogs have become oh-to-commonplace. February is a great time to be chasing pig, not that any month is not a good time to enjoy hoggin’.

    February 01 at 7:00am

    All the rabbits run — Best rabbit-hunting tactics

    When it comes to rabbits, it’s best to forget fairy tales and think furry tails.

    Long the icon of nursery rhyme cuteness, a rabbit’s biggest fan is the modern hound-owning rabbit hunter.

    February 01 at 7:00am

    Snow days — Best bets for the goose conservation season

    The geese were so high that I doubted our decoy spread and our loud electronic caller would pull those high-flying birds down to the ground within shooting range. But as the day wore on, I learned how wrong I could be. 

    February 01 at 7:00am

    2016-17 Deer of the Year

    It’s been a strange year, in terms of big bucks. Sure, there have been a number of really nice deer killed.

    But the 2016-17 deer season didn’t seem to live up to the hight standards set the past couple of seasons.

    February 01 at 7:00am

    Give yourself the shaft

    With all of the annual hype and focus on the latest and greatest compound bows, the arrows they shoot are often an afterthought. In reality, the arrow is just as important, if not more, than the bow it is shot from. 

    February 01 at 7:00am

    CTS Targets Pro-Hanger Kits

    The Pro-Hanger Kit from CTS Targets has everything you need to set up your own backyard range or add to an existing range. The kit comes with all CTS’s quality accessories, including a 2x4 Spike Base, 2x4 Plate Hanger Hook and either a 8” or 10” AR-500 Steel Gong Target. You just have to add a 2x4 you’ve got stashed in your garage or you pick up from the hardware store and you’ve got yourself a personal range for target practice. 

    February 01 at 7:00am

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