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September 2017

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Scott Leysath

MAKING SAUCES FROM GAME STOCK


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Once you’ve committed to turning trim, bones and carcasses into a tasty stock, what can you do with it? Pretty much any recipe that calls for beef broth, chicken broth or those hideous bouillon cubes can be made better by using your own homemade stock. The type of recipes best suited for a particular kind […]

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Live the Legend

DEFENSIVE CALIBERS


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Concealed carry and self-defense concerns remain a top priority among Americans as shown by continued strong handgun sales. But for many buyers a lot of questions surround not only which firearm to purchase, but primarily, what caliber it should be. Here’s a look at the pros and cons of many of the top defensive handgun […]

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Ron Spomer

HOW TO BEST TAKE AND MAKE ODD SHOOTING ANGLES


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If you’re angling for the solution to that perennial uphill/downhill shooting dilemma, keep reading. We have a simple solution. Most hunters understand that steep shooting angles alter where bullets strike. If your rig is zeroed at 200 yards on the level and your target stands 200 yards up a steep mountain slope, your bullet will […]

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Becky Yackley

BEHIND THE SCENES LOOK AT A SHOOTING MATCH


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Going to a weekend sporting event is a pretty typical American pastime, but we all know what’s in store at a football game. How about a shooting competition?  What do people do that takes one or sometimes several days to set-up, shoot, then tear-down?  Take a peek at some shooting and scenes from a weekend […]

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Melissa Bachman

PATTERN YOUR WATERFOWL GUN NOW…HERE IS HOW


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When it comes to waterfowl hunting, there are tons of tricks and tactics to being the best hunter you can be. One easy step that can be done to ensure the most out of your gun and ammo is to pattern your waterfowl shotgun. I like to do this at 30-yards as it’s a great […]

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Nikki Boxler

LONG RANGE SHOOTING – PART I


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My friend Rachelle Hedrick invited me recently to attend a long range shooting course that was hosted at her family-owned resort in West Virginia – Smoke Hole Outfitters. She described the details of the course to me and how it helped drastically improve her ability to fire long range shots accurately and elevate her overall […]

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Scott Leysath

DON’T WASTE CRITTERS – MAKING STOCK FROM THE ‘REMAINS’ MADE EASY


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I’m sure that native people in this country didn’t “breast out” their birds and throw the rest on the burn pile. Long before we nearly wiped out the buffalo, American Indians used every part of these giant beasts. From the hides to the nether regions, nothing was wasted. By comparison, think about how much of […]

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Ron Spomer

ANIMAL TARGETS CURE BUCK FEVER


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The psychological impact of seeing a deer or elk magnified 4, 6, 10, even 15 times through a telescopic sight can unnerve even the most precise shooter. Can you say buck fever? There’s probably no cure for buck fever, but there are methods for minimizing symptoms. Veterans of the syndrome recommend all hunters begin their […]

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