Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by two BossMen, Lee Kjos & Dirk Sorrells. Lee is one of the all time great outdoor and waterfowl photographers and Dirk is best known for being the Tiger King's tattoo artist. They discuss the past weekend at Game Fair, the massive expansion of Boss Shot Shells, and the guys look forward to the coming waterfowl season.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by retired Texas Game Warden and star of the hit show Lone Star Law, Benny Richards. Benny spent over 25 year working for the Texas Department of Parks and Wildlife and he has written two books about his career, Tales of a Texas Game Warden and Campfire Confessions. The guys look at some of the stories from his book; they discuss how retirement is for Benny, the evolution of the Texas Game Warden, working on the Texas border, and what makes a good Game Warden.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by Washington state waterfowl hunter, Carl Adcock. The guys discuss Carl's journey in waterfowl hunting, hunting in Canada, his passion for chasing the Canada goose, and how things are shaping up for this coming waterfowl season.
If ever there was a deep and confusing quagmire in the world of hunting, it is waterfowl hunting marketing. You have conflicting, inaccurate, deceptive, and at times even illogical claims all trying to get your attention or get you to pay more. On this episode I help you cut through the clutter of all the marketing hype so you can make informed decisions about what you really should by and what is worth paying for. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
On this episode Garrett and Nate sit down with Logan Jackson and talk about the hype that comes around this time of year. We have already started scouting for early season goose hunting and starting to see some cut crops and birds starting to move! September will be here before we know it and the scout vehicles are starting to rack up the miles.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by Erik Guggenheim and his lovely wife, Mary Caroline Guggenheim. Erik is a world class photographer, waterfowl hunting extraordinaire, and he has chased waterfowl up and down North America. Mary Caroline grew up in hallowed Stuttgart, Arkansas, and she has worked for some of the top companies in the waterfowl and outdoor industry, including, Macks Prairie Wings.
On this special episode, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Martha Williams joins co-hosts Dr. Karen Waldrop, Chief Conservation Officer, and Dr. Mike Brasher, Senior Waterfowl Scientist, to talk about her love of the outdoors, priorities for the USFWS, the importance of hunters and private landowners to conservation, the longstanding partnership between DU and the USFWS, and much more. Status of the highly anticipated Waterfowl Breeding and Population Habitat Survey is also mentioned!
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by aspiring country music artist, MarDe Brooks. The guys discuss MarDe's life as a singer/song writer, what led him leave his corporate life behind for a life on the road, the impact music has on everyone, and what aids him in writing music.
Had a great time speaking at the first ever Delta Annual event in Little Rock Arkansas and wanted to rewind that conversation for a podcast. @dr_duck and @thefowlhunter sit down this week talking about bulldozing through summer, finding air conditioning and most importantly, five things that are important to us while hunting public land ducks that we wanted to share with you. #enjoythejourney
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the host of the hit show Duck Camp Dinner, Chef Jean-Paul Bourgeois. Season 2 of Duck Camp Dinner premieres August 12th on the Meat Eater YouTube channel. They discuss what to expect in the second season, wild dishes prepared at the Duck Camp, blind snacks, diet and weight loss, Southern Louisiana heritage, and Jean-Paul looks shares his ideas for season 3.
Learning is the most valuable thing we take away from each hunting season. And learning from someone else's mistakes can be a great way to keep from making your own. On this episode I talk about the number 1 thing I learned during duck season last year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
EP2.3: In this episode, we talk with Jordan from Duck Gun Chronicles about Indiana and Michigan waterfowling, controversial duck hunting takes, and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by avid ducker hunter Shawn Winstead. Shawn is a cancer survivor and the guys discuss his battle with cancer and keeping a positive attitude, duck hunting in Tennessee, and draw system for blinds on Tennessee public land.
Located in a massive wetland prone to natural water fluctuations that greatly affect waterfowl density and diversity--and so inconveniently far from Buenos Aires that you can't hardly get there from here--Rio Salado nonetheless offers truly wild duck hunting experiences unavailable elsewhere in Argentina. In this Duck Season Somewhere episode, Ramsey hears clients describe their Rio Salado Argentina duck hunting experiences during a drought year. While "whys" and "whats" vary, they collectively prove the point that among real duck hunters birds of a feather definitely flock together. Related Links: Rio Salado Argentina duck hunting experience Podcast Sponsors: BOSS Shotshells https://bossshotshells.com/ Benelli Shotguns https://www.benelliusa.com/shotguns/waterfowl-shotguns Tetra Hearing https://tetrahearing.com/ Kanati Waterfowl Taxidermy https://https://kanati.com/ Mojo Outdoors https://www.mojooutdoors.com/p Tom Beckbe https://tombeckbe.com/ Flash Back Decoys https://www.duckcreekdecoys.com/ Voormi https://voormi.com/ GetDucks.com USHuntList.com It really is duck season somewhere for 365 days per year. Follow Ramsey Russell's worldwide duck hunting adventures as he chases real duck hunting experiences year-round: Instagram @ramseyrussellgetducks YouTube @GetDucks Facebook @GetDucks.com Please subscribe, rate and review Duck Season Somewhere podcast. Share your favorite episodes with friends! Business inquiries and comments contact Ramsey Russell email@example.com
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the only Official State Photographer of Texas, Wyman Meizner. Wyman has recently finished his upcoming book, The Art of Predator Calling: A Portrait in Tradition, which will be available later this fall. They discuss his passion for pursuing coyotes and his meticulous note taking, his mindset going into this latest book project, rattlesnakes dens, and plenty of history.
On this episode of the SPYPOINT Podcast we are joined by Justin Martin. Many of you probably know Justin as the General Manager at Duck Commander. In addition to his duties there, Justin has his own YouTube channel and social media following and stays active in the industry in many capacities, including his partnership with Academy. Justin has a lot going on at the moment preparing for the arrival of twins, in addition to everything else going on. We talk about balancing fatherhood with outdoor pursuits, how to take your duck hunting to the next level, and what it's really like inside the walls at Duck Commander. If you don't know Justin, this is a great way to get to know him, and if you do, you should enjoy this quite a bit!
On this episode, Garrett and Nate sit down with their good buddy Noah Lamb and talk about some of the different strategies and techniques used when hunting resident geese. We got a chance to discuss different things like hunting scenarios, prepping for early season, and knocking doors for hunting permission.
In this episode Guest Host Luke Young talks to call maker Jeremy Hale of duck blind calls. They talk about Jeremy's new CNC Line. They also talked about duck hunting in Alabama.
Mallard Bay hit the scene hard last season with great content and a solid online option for hunters seeking reputable outfitters for guided trips. @thefowlhunter sits down this week with two of the founders, CEO Logan Meaux and VP of Sales Wyatt Mallett to learn more about this young group of entrepeneours, their experience in the industry and the concept behind Mallard Bay. Follow the Dr Duck waterfowl journey by subscribing here, connecting on social media with @dr_duck and @thefowlhunter or by visiting Realtree 365 or the Federal Black Cloud YouTube channel #enjoythejourney
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by attorney and author, Jim Crews. Jim's first book, Amid the Cypress, is a collaboration of the decades he has spent journaling his hunting adventures. They discuss Jim's recent hunting trip to South America with Ramsey Russell, keeping a hunting journal since the '70's, the challenges of the past hunting season, and they talk about this coming dove season.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by Fowl Flight Outfitters owner, and former Stanfield Hunting Outfitter's waterfowl guide, Mike 'Mags' Kmetz. Mags has been an avid waterfowl hunter since he was a kid hunting on Lake Michigan. The guys discuss his journey in the waterfowl business, what shaped his mindset and love for waterfowl hunting, and what he sees for the future of waterfowl hunting.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by butcher and outdoorsman, Jordan Nisly. The guys discuss Jordan's meat processing company, some of the wild dishes he's made with some unconventional game choices, and community coyote drives. Jordan has his own YouTube channel @Jordans Harvest where you can see his adventures.
@thefowlhunter sits down this week with friend, fellow public land duck hunter and Arkansas native Hunter Helms to discuss some of the things a first time OOSER needs to know about getting started chasing mallards in the Natural state. Hear duck hunting stories as well as @hhelms53 thoughts experience paving the way for success. Follow the journey all year long by subscribing here, connecting on social media and checking out the Federal Black Cloud YouTube channel! #enjoythejourney
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by World Live Duck Calling champion, Cory Niccum. Cory is coming off a big weekend at Dive Bomb Squadfest, winning both the two man meat duck and the open meat duck calling contests. They discuss Cory's time on the calling contest circuit, guiding waterfowl and turkey hunts for a living, spooky things they've come across in the woods, the future of calling contests, and what it takes to be a world champion duck caller.
Connor and I chat about all things waterfowl hunting. From Michigan to Alaska and everywhere in between. Connor is a hardcore Michigan based guide. He spend many days each year chasing Honkers, Mallards, Turkeys, and all other manners of fowl!
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by cowboy and ranch hand, Ty Self. Ty has worked on the King Ranch and on the border of Texas. They discuss living on the Texas border with the heavy migrant surge and what all they have found while on horseback, ranch rodeos, his time on the King Ranch, and the guys debate what they would do if they found $1 million dollars out in the woods.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the Wisconsin Turkey Commander, Loren Voss. Loren has harvested over 150 turkey during his time in the turkey woods. The guys discuss what attracted him to turkey hunting, how he's maintained his love for chasing longbeards, beating cancer 30 years ago, and his new book set to release this fall.
So named for the rosy-billed pochards that darken the sky at times, Las Flores is in Ramsey's opinion hands-down the most consistent Argentina duck hunt in a country that reputedly offers the world's best. But what do clients have to say about it? How do first-time and repeat guests describe hunting here as compared to home? Duck hunting experiences are subjective, and dead ducks are part of the experience. But beyond tired trigger fingers, their answers will probably surprise you. Related Links: Las Flores Argentina Duck Hunts Podcast Sponsors: BOSS Shotshells https://bossshotshells.com/ Benelli Shotguns https://www.benelliusa.com/shotguns/waterfowl-shotguns Tetra Hearing https://tetrahearing.com/ Kanati Waterfowl Taxidermy https://https://kanati.com/ Mojo Outdoors https://www.mojooutdoors.com/p Tom Beckbe https://tombeckbe.com/ Flash Back Decoys https://www.duckcreekdecoys.com/ Voormi https://voormi.com/ GetDucks.com USHuntList.com It really is duck season somewhere for 365 days per year. Follow Ramsey Russell's worldwide duck hunting adventures as he chases real duck hunting experiences year-round: Instagram @ramseyrussellgetducks YouTube @GetDucks Facebook @GetDucks.com Please subscribe, rate and review Duck Season Somewhere podcast. Share your favorite episodes with friends! Business inquiries and comments contact Ramsey Russell firstname.lastname@example.org
In this episode Garrett and Nate sit down with their good friend Zach Bailey to talk public land duck hunting. They talk about hunting in NC and VA and what all goes into it to be successful. Sharing past season hunts and plans for this years upcoming season.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the owner of Dive Bomb Industries, Cody Stokes. Dive Bomb is getting ready for SquadFest 2.0 this weekend, and some of the biggest names in waterfowl will be in attendance. The guys discuss what Cody has planned for this year's SquadFest and what changes they made from last year. They also talk about new products coming from Dive Bomb Industries for this coming waterfowl season, his hunting trips from last season, and nocturnal ducks.
@thefowlhunter sits down this week with Brad Heidel, Senior Director of Marketing for Delta Waterfowl. Learn more about Brad, Delta Waterfowl and everything you need to know about this great event, presented by Federal, coming up July 29-31 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Be sure to listen before Friday the 15th for special savings on booking your stay for the event. Follow the Dr Duck journey all year long by subscribing to the podcast, connecting to @dr_duck and @thefowlhunter on social media, downloading the Realtree 365 app or subscribing to the Federal Black Cloud YouTube channel! #enjoythejourney For more information on the event visit: https://deltawaterfowlexpo.com
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by Lovejoy High School offensive coordinator Jayson Lavender and his son Jaxson Lavender, who is entering his senior year of high school football and he is ranked as the #7 wide receiver in the state of Texas. Jaxson has already committed to SMU and the guys discuss what led him to the SMU Mustangs over other universities. Jayson grew up with Jeff and they both attended Wichita Falls High School, where Jayson held the national pole vault record for several decades, and he went on to play wide receiver at Texas Tech University.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by former Stanfield Hunting Outfitters waterfowl guide, Matt Sullivan. Matt worked at Stanfield Hunting Outfitters during the early days of the company, and was among the first group of waterfowl guides Jeff hired in the mid 90's. The guys share stories about those winters in West Texas chasing ducks and geese, and building on a dream. Matt was always the class clown that was an extremely effective waterfowl hunter.
"We don't sell excuses," says Diego Munoz, "We sell good duck hunts." That's certainly been the case for the nearly 15 years that Ramsey has offered the Las Flores program that he describes as the definitively best, most fail-proof duck hunt in Argentina. Las Flores means "the flowers," so named because nobody but nobody owns the rosy-billed pochards like Diego. Nobody. It doesn't happen by accident, either. The 2 long-time friends and associates catch up during their first hunt together since the pandemic, discussing everything from duck species to local hunting culture, collectable firearms to clown acts to what goes into making this hunt best. Fun conversation that sheds light on this bucket-list destination and the interesting, nomadic personality that makes it happen. Related Links: Las Flores Argentina Duck Hunt Podcast Sponsors: BOSS Shotshells Benelli Shotguns Tetra Hearing Kanati Waterfowl Taxidermy Mojo Outdoors Tom Beckbe Flash Back Decoys Voormi GetDucks USHuntList It really is duck season somewhere for 365 days per year. Follow Ramsey Russell's worldwide duck hunting adventures as he chases real duck hunting experiences year-round: Instagram @ramseyrussellgetducks YouTube @GetDucks Facebook @GetDucks.com Please subscribe, rate and review Duck Season Somewhere podcast. Share your favorite episodes with friends! Business inquiries and comments contact Ramsey Russell email@example.com
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the owner of Dry Creek Outfitters, Rustin Morgan. The guys discuss the upcoming hunting season and Rustin is getting ready to launch a new app that will revolutionize the way clients interact with the outfitters where they have hunts booked.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by bow fisherman, Nick Sebold. The guys discuss the growing popularity of bow fishing, the ins and outs of getting ready for a bowfishing tournament, and how Nick transitions from bow fishing right into to waterfowl hunting.
@thefowlhunter sat down again this week with Texas Parks and Wildlife Waterfowl Program Leader Kevin Kraai. Kevin talks about ongoing TPWD and USFW projects, gives us an outlook for this upcoming waterfowl season and helps us understand the importance of the Pittman-Robertson Act in our great nation. Follow our journey all year long by subscribing here, connecting with @dr_duck and @thefowlhute on social and looking up Realtree Outdoor's Federal Black Cloud series with Dr Duck #enjoythejourney
The 910 guys jump on the mic with Dustin Lamb to talk some goose hunting. We were privileged to meet and hunt with Dustin last season and instantly became good friends. We share some different goose hunting stories, talk about getting permission, the do's and dont's, and how to introduce kids into waterfowl hunting. We're getting fired up about September, so if you are too then this will be an episode you don't want to miss!
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the owner of Guyette & Deeter Inc., Jon Deeter. Guyette & Deeter has held over 125 live auctions, realizing over $200 million in sales of decoys, paintings, and related sporting items. Their firm has handled the most important decoys and collections in North America. The guys discuss how Jon's love for collecting decoys turned into a business. Then, they look at some of the more expensive items to be auctioned by Guyette & Deeter, including a duck call that sold for over $100,000, and Jon shares several stories about the rich waterfowling history of North America.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by coon hunter, Jacob Heumphreus. From more strict trespassing laws to the fur trade becoming obsolete, coon hunting is a fading piece of Americana. The guys discuss the art behind running hounds for raccoons and why the population of coon hunters is dwindling, the makings of a good hound dog, and what's the craziest thing he's found while running hounds in the woods.
This DU Podcast features Browning Arms Media and Events Manager Shaundi Campbell. Hear Browning history, what's new in shotguns for 2022, and learn more about Browning's commitment to wetlands conservation, DU TV and more!
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by high school teachers, Kim Price & Erin Nimetz. Erin teaches Forensics at her local high school, which wildly popular with the juniors and seniors, where the students observe all that goes into studying a crime scene. Kim teaches Family and Consumer Sciences where the students learn the finer details of being an adult and study balancing a bank account, financing a vehicle, and buying a home. In this episode they discuss these courses in detail and how they fit into the students curriculum and advance their futures. Erin has "Serial Killer" Fridays so they look at some of America's more notorious and heinous serial killers, including, some that are closer to home.
“Volunteers are the gasoline that makes the DU engine work.” On this episode we sit down with Doug Schoenrock (DU President), Chuck Smith (DU 1st Vice President), Kurt Cazayoux (Louisiana DU State Chair), and Jay Owen (DU Regional Vice President) to discuss the important role that annual state conventions play in celebrating our volunteers for their contributions to DU's mission. From Roadkill Cookoffs to Bingo tournaments, learn about state conventions and why you should attend. www.ducks.org/DUPodcast
Guest host and DUTV producer, John Gordon, interviews former DU TV co-hosts Field Hudnall, Zach Pederson and Ainsley Beeman Kenworthy on the final 25th anniversary podcast. All three hosted DU TV episodes around North America, collecting incredible experiences and developing a strong respect and admiration for DU's wetlands conservation mission. Tune in and listen to favorite show moments and discover why their time on DU TV meant so much top each of them. DUTV's 25th season kicks off in July on The Sportsman Channel. Watch your favorite episodes on ducks.org/media/du-tv/video, Ducks Unlimited's YouTube page, or MOTV.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by head football coach Mitch McLemore & "Coyote Man" Clay Reid. Mitch and Clay have spent decades together chasing coyotes and varmints across multiple states. This episode is full of more hilarious stories from their adventures in life and profound wisdom from times of hardships.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by film maker and producer of their new YouTube series, The First Family of Waterfowl, Ricky Keller. He has worked for some of the top brands in the hunting industry, including, Beretta and Lucky Duck, and he spent a large amount of time this past winter filming at The Big Honker Lodge for the upcoming series. They discuss Ricky's time and entrance into filming outdoors adventures, what makes The Big Honker Lodge a unique experience, the treacherous editing process, and how this series will be different from the typical hunting show.
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the founder of 24.7 Hunt, Ranar Moody. Ranar and 24.7 Hunt have three seasons of hunting footage on YouTube, chasing after everything from ducks to dove and turkey. The guys discuss Ranar's journey in the hunting industry, his entrepreneur side and branching out to develop music and sneakers, and how he's handled being in the public's eye.