Posts From Editorial Staff

Wild pork backstraps are lean and tasty. This recipe is easy to prepare and tasty enough to use for special gatherings. Serves 4 aggies or 6 tea sippers. — Horace Gore

A lot of sweat equity and time spent in the field, plus some old-fashioned guesswork, during the spring and summer is a necessity for Texas dove hunters hoping to experience a bird bonanza on Sept. 1

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department reminds you that all current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except the year-to-date fishing license) expire the end of August, and new licenses for 2019-20 go on sale Thursday, Aug. 15.

Since the July 9, 2019 update, anthrax has been detected on three additional premises in southwest Sutton County and one premises in south central Crockett County. The Texas Animal Health Commission quarantined the premises after animals tested positive for the reportable disease.

Hunters for the Hungry is a statewide hunger relief program that provides venison to Texans in need. Through the program, hunters can drop off legally tagged, field-dressed whitetail or mule deer to participating meat processors. Partner processors then prepare the venison for distribution through local food banks.

It’s time to clear up at least one of the misconceptions—the potential impact on humans

TPWD Drawn Hunt permit applications now being accepted for both public and private lands throughout Texas.

It’s Showtime!

The Texas Trophy Hunters Extravaganzas kicking off statewide. Deer hunters are among the world’s best storytellers. I’ve heard some great ones over the years. One of the most memorable dates back more than a decade ago when I shared a

White-tailed deer hunters in 41 counties in the Blackland Prairies and Post Oak Savannah ecoregions will have expanded opportunities to take antlerless deer during the 2019-20 season.

In past years, feeding fish was a past-time. Folks were entertained by the novelty of finny critters chasing floating food pellets on the surface. Feeding fish not only accelerates fish growth and family fun, it greatly improves fish health. Growing bigger bluegill and trophy bass requires an effective feeding strategy.