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Don’t Be an April Fool

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

Spring has sprung.  My tomatoes are in the ground and growing.  My honey do list is expanding much like chewing coconut.  The more you chew it the bigger it gets.  Spring turkey season gives us the last opportunity to make an excuse to go hunting.  Last month we talked about how to prepare kids for their first turkey hunt.  This month we are going to talk about the six deadly sins of turkey hunting.Since you have heard... Read more…

Fall is here

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

The days are getting shorter and the nights are longer.  The leaves have all but vanished from the trees. Fall is here.  If you love the outdoors like Vicki and I do, whether your deal is with a fishing rod, bow, rifle, shotgun, or camera or all of the above, now is the time to get out and enjoy the outdoors.     Early Teal season as well as the early duck season was disappointing for me because there were not many bir... Read more…

Getting Ready for Next Hunting Season

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

The sun is going down on yet another bird season.  Anticipation has turned into reality, which has tuned into memories, some good – some not so good.  Turkey hunting is in full swing and although it is a bird, it is hunted and more like a game animal.  The weather has begun to mellow out.  Winter is over.  My tomatoes are 4’ tall and setting fruit.  Its time for me to wind up my hunting season.     Each year at the end... Read more…

Gettin’ Ready For Wing Shooting Season

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

As far back as I can remember September 1 has always been a beginning.   It’s time to go hunting.  Dove season opens in the north and central zones on the first with eairly teal and south zone dove later in the month.  At this writing we have not had a hurricane hit us but you never know.  It seems in the Houston area where I live on opening day if it is not a hurricane it’s the afternoon thunderstorms that manage to s... Read more…

Finally, It’s A Happening Thing!

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

September is the transition month.  Dove season kicks off in the north and central zone on the first.  Early Teal season begins on the 18th and south zone dove season begins on the 24th, finally.  The first cool front usually pushes through around mid month and begins to break the summer heat, finally!     If you are fortunate enough to have a place to hunt doves in the north or central zone, you can use that as a warm... Read more…