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The mushroom reward

This is the third part of a 3-part series Thanks to Trey Williams for the information we’ve shared the past three days. We end today with Trey’s favorite part. Williams doesn’t just hunt, harvest and clean wild mushrooms to pass the time of day. He does it because of the reward in the kitchen. Here … Continue reading

Oysters, Chickens, Lions & Chanterelles

Part 2 of a 3-part series Here is Trey Williams’ rundown on the best types of mushrooms to hunt, harvest to take home to your kitchen:* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * Most people are familiar with Oyster mushrooms. They are relatively mild, but … Continue reading

Trophy deer or Lion’s Mane?

(Part 1 of a 3-part series) Trey Williams was riding with a friend to his deer stand in the Tenses Parish hardwood bottom when he and his Ranger ATV spooked a big 8 point buck. As the buck took off for parts unknown, Trey got all excited because of what he saw next: A Lion’s … Continue reading

You catch, He will clean

Matthew 4:19 And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men.

Crappie U goes to one day

Crappie University is coming back to Bossier City at the Margaritaville Casino, hosted by the Bossier Parish Community College. This year’s Crappie University is a one day accelerated course to teach you all there is to know about crappie fishing! The course is Saturday, January 26 from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. Lunch will be … Continue reading

Fishing over the rainbow

Rainbow Trout? In Louisiana? This might be a good weekend for it with temps dropping into the 20’s. I’m not sure why or how. But I do know you need a fishing license. Other than that, after scouring the 70 pages or so of Louisiana fish regulations, I couldn’t find any regulations for rainbow trout, … Continue reading

Crappie Masters TV

Everybody likes to see stuff they know about on TV. What will we see in this year’s Crappie Masters TV show filmed on Lake D’Arbonne last spring. The schedule above gives times and locations. Channels for Direct TV and Dish Network may vary from your provider so check your local guide to see which channel … Continue reading

Don’t get eaten by the busy monster

Ephesians 5:15-17 “Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because the days are evil. Therefore do not be foolish, but understand what the will of the Lord is.”

Crappie take center stage

Ten years ago, who would have dreamed that white perch fishermen from around the country would show up at Lake D’Arbonne and the Ouachita River wiht a combined half million dollars worth of fishing boats, tackle, military grade sonar and more baits than a small tackle store carries to compete for nearly that much in … Continue reading

Fast-moving fish!

When I read the quote below on Facebook last night, I kind of chuckled and said to myself, “If anybody else had said this, I’d wonder if they were stretching the truth”. But since I know Nick Young of the D’Arbonne Lake Guide Service and his fishing ability pretty well, I just shook my head … Continue reading

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