ICAST- Part 2

by Tim Huffman ICAST is the largest international fishing industry show in the world. Manufactures and media vote on the best products in each category and those were presented in the previous issue of CrappieNow.This issue we visit with...

Opening Cast

Most of the country had a cooler than normal summer. That's great. As I get older the heat get hotter and the cold gets colder. However, summer didn't forget to give us one last blast of scorching heat before...

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August 2014 Photo Contest

1st Place This Month!Braeden GunterMalcolm, ALTombigbee River15" - 2 lbs   Honorable MentionElle Laverne Watson ClarkLake Thurmond, SC Honorable MentionKenny Smith - Couple over 16”Pymatuning lake Honorable MentionDennis Crabtree - 16 inchesSouthern Ohio Honorable MentionDerrick Palk - 16”...

Tournament Results

June 14 CrappieUSA Miss/Salomon, IN Semi Pro Division1. Robert Raymer/Kevin Wells 4.212. Ron Bilbrey/Don Mandrell 4.213. Dallas Thomas/Greg Caldwell/Michael FergusonAmateur Division1. Dave Bowser/Mike Morrison 5.792. Tom Dubensky/Dave Willoughby 5.033. Michael Eviston/Douglas Clay 4.194. J.W. Jackson/Ed Waliski 4.14Big Fish1. Claywell...

Crappie Calendar

(Fishermen, check with club/association for exact dates, changes, cancellations and rules.) Sept 6 Coosa River Neely Henry clubSept 13 IN Slab Masters Morse Reservoir clubSept 13 E. MO Mark Twain 3-man buddySept 14 E. MO Mark Twain fish offSept...

Crappie Calendar

(Fishermen, check with club/association for exact dates, changes, cancellations and rules.) Aug 2 E. MO Mark Twain jack & jill benefitAug 9 Crappie Masters Mark Twain, MO qualifierAug 22 Middle Tenn. Normandy clubAug 23 Shoals Area-AL Wilson clubAug 23...

Crappie Calendar

(Fishermen, check with club/association for exact dates, changes, cancellations and rules.) Nov 8 Coosa River- AL Neely Henry clubNov 20 Middle Tenn TBA drawDec 6 Middle Tenn Tim's Ford clubOct 10 Memphis TN Grenada Lake National Qualifier     ...

Crappie Calendar

(Fishermen, check with club/association for exact dates, changes, cancellations and rules.) Oct 4 E. Buckeye, OH Piedmont Lake clubOct 4 Coosa River-AL Weiss Lake clubOct 10-11 Crappie Masters Grenada MS qualifierOct 11 Slab Masters-GA Oconee classicOct 11-12 Crappie Bucks-TX...

Legends of the Outdoors Hall of Fame Inducts Darrell Van Vactor

Darrell Van Vactor has spent 30 years in crappie fishing tournament promotions. He started with Crappiethon USA in 1985 as a tournament director. In 1994 he accepted a management position with Crappiethon where he continued for two years. In...

Vern’s Cooking & Tidbits: Hot Peppered Pickled Crappie

For the last several issues I've featured crappies with hot peppers. I was going to ease up on your taste buds... yes, but I have this unique recipe that spoke to me saying "cool crappie in the summertime –...

ICAST Award Winners

The International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades, known as ICAST, was held July 15-18 at the Orange County Convention Center Orlando, Florida. More than 11,000 sportfishing industry members and 1,000 media outlets gathered to see the latest innovations in...

Crappie NOW How To Video: Have Success During The Dog Days of Summer with Russ Bailey

 

Opening Cast

Issue #42...can't believe our magazine is three and a half years old. Dan Dannenmueller, TJ Stallings and I created the first crappie on-line magazine ever not sure where the path would lead us. We hoped for great results but...

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