Crappie NOW April 2015

April Crappie NOW Magazine discusses spring cold front, white crappie and other issues crappie fishermen can use when forming their fishing plans. As always, there are plenty of tips you can use on your next fishing trip.

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Crappie NOW How To Bigger with Todd Huckabee

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Crappie Basics #95 Ledges

Ledges are always good potential structures. They don't have to be in 18 feet of water dropping off to 25. Drops at 8 feet can be great this time of year. Everything is relative to ...
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Tournament Results

MAGNOLIA FEBRUARY 21, 2015 LAKE WASHINGTON1. William Tyler/Richard Sanders 10.512. Clint Egbert/Jeremy Aldridge 9.863. Paula Nowell/Michael Nowell 9.034. Larry Holmes/TJ Ferguson 7.905. John Harrison 7.54BIG FISH1. Alan Smith/Brad Chappell 3.082. William Tyler/Richard Sanders 3.05 CAT ...
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Clubs/Regional Tournaments

(Note that club news, results and schedules are taken from websites around the 10th of each month. Only those who provide information through their website or by email will have updated information and results included.)Fishermen, ...
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2015 Crappie Calendar

(Fishermen, check with club/association for exact dates, changes, cancellations and rules.) APRIL 4 CRAPPIE USA LAKE OF THE OZARKS- OSAGE BEACH, MO CLUBAPRIL 4 EASTERN BUCKEYE LAKE TAPPAN CLUBAPRIL 4 INDIANNA SLAB BROOKVILLE RESERVOIR CLUBAPRIL ...
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Vern’s Cooking & Tidbits

Grilled Venison BackstrapBy Vernon Summerlin Let's start with light meal of crappies and fruit salsa. Broiled Crappie with Salsa and Grilled Venison Backstrap1 large peach or 1 small mango1 cup medium prepared salsa (or hot ...
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Boat Rigging for Crappie Aluminum Boat Trolling Motor Types & Placement

By Ron Presley The trolling motor must be mounted securely enough to withstand use at high speed, trailering in the stored position on bumpy roads, and the constant deployment and retraction of daily use. Choosing ...
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Crappie Basics #94 Crappie Spawn

The past two years have been good examples of how seasonal weather patterns can change the crappie spawn timing. An extremely cold late winter can delay the heating of water and therefore the spring spawn ...
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Q&A If you could choose one dream lake to fish, which would it be and when?

Charles Bunting, Missouri, Crappie Masters Classic champ, says, "My dream lake for a week would be Arklabutla. We won the Mississippi State Tournament on it a few years back. It is a best-kept secret fishing ...
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New Super-Line Material

Morris Township, N.J., Feb. 19, 2015- Honeywell announced today the launch of spectra HT high tenacity fiber, the newest generation of high-strength Spectra fiber and the world's strongest fishing line material of its size. Summary:Shimano, ...
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Crappie for Canines Benefit Tournament

by Russ Bailey Two of the biggest passions of my life have always been fishing and dog training. My two fishing shows, MidWest Crappie and Brushpile Fishing, have been blessings. I am also a retired ...
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Locating Transitional Whites

By Vic AttardoA wise man once said that there is one thing you can always count on and that is change. No matter what field, no matter what discipline, no matter what the external forces, ...
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Picking Pockets for Big White Crappie

By Keith Sutton The best pockets for slab white crappie often are deep within thickets or beds of dense aquatic vegetation. Pulling a small boat beyond the edge allows fishing these seldom-touched honeyholes. The button ...
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Crappie NOW How To Change Bait Color

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Angler Survey

Top Fishing Equipment BrandsSmithwick Associates list the top fishing brands and products anglers purchased most frequently in 2014. The list was compiled from 15,685 internet-based surveys completed by AnglerSurvey.com panelist. • Top rod brand: Shakespeare ...
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Advanced Seasonal Structure: Severe Cold Fronts

By Tim Huffman Dogwoods are blooming. Great fishing reports are coming in from local lakes. But making its way through your region is a severe cold front dropping lots of rain and lowering air temperatures ...
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Opening Cast

I don't know about you, but this global warming is about to put a kink in my crappie fishing this year! I didn't buy a ticket on the Siberian Express or request their kind of ...
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