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“Do you want to go goose hunting tonight?”

05/05/2016 “Do you want to go goose hunting tonight?” While a query of that variety from my little brother would normally elicit a quick and emphatic yes in the fall, this query was made in spring and our luck with spring … Continue reading

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Building a rotary decoy machine

Well after deciding that instead of spending $200 – $300 for a commercial machine, I could likely make my own. I had a coworker who has a totalled truck sitting in his yard and he offered the windshield wiper motor … Continue reading

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First Snow goose hunt of the season

After waiting for a week or better for the snow geese to come in force, I was extremely eager to hunt them the day after they finally showed up. This in spite of the fact that it had been raining … Continue reading

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Another hunting season upon us

As last fall’s hunting seasons closed, it seemed like ages till they would open again. However, the time seemed to fly by and it was already September again. Combines harvesting, the leaves turning color, and the days getting shorter and … Continue reading

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Building a new electronic caller

At the top of my list for new gear needed this year was a new e-caller. Technically for snow geese, I will not call it a snow goose call as I have in the past used my other caller for … Continue reading

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Fall 2014 roundup

Well, I’ve been busy lately and haven’t had much of a chance to write anything new. I thought I would give an overview of the season. We got cold weather early in November and everything was frozen up solid by … Continue reading

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The fog of hunting…

Oct 23, 2014 The fog hung thick and heavy, hardly allowing me to peer past the edges of my decoy spread. I clung to the hope that it might dissipate as the sun rose. That hope would be in vain. A … Continue reading

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My thoughts on juvy snow numbers

As the season is winding down around here for snow geese, I figured I would try and figure out some numbers in regards to juvenile snow geese. So apparently this year had a really good hatch (or bad if you’re the … Continue reading

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Monday morning snow goose hunt (Sept. 24)

I did a quick scout on the way to church the night before and there were quite a few geese going into a field owned by a cousin of mine. A co-worker of mine kinda wanted it held until some guys he … Continue reading

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Snowing like crazy!! (9/16 – 9/20)

I’m just trying to get caught up here so I’ll throw a bunch of hunts in the same post. After our moderate success from the week before, I figured we would have some really good hunts this week. Several factors … Continue reading

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