The other two viruses Alexandra is following are, Piscine reovirus, also a salmon feedlot virus that came from Norway by the way of infected eggs. Piscine reovirus damages their hearts. Scientists in Norway do not believe a fish that is infected with the...
Third, in October/November issue of STS, Josiah’s comments at the end of his piece, “The Sustainable Farming Initiative” pretty much sum it up. “The only thing that appears to be sustainable for now is the industry’s ability to pay off all...
The following is an email sent to STS and forwarded to me from a concerned reader. The information was so good, I felt that it was in other readers’ best interest to run it in its entirety. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this, Brad.
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Venture though the auto and marine sections of your local Bi-Mart, and you’re quite likely to see a new company in the oil and additives section.
Lucas Oil, a California company, is moving into the marine market and the Northwest in a big way. That’s a good thing.
When I made a fishing trip to western Tennessee, I ran into Bill McDonald, of Greenwood, Ind., a professional bass fisherman who spends more time fishing each year than most of us, short of full-time guides. He spoke very...
BIG EGGS! New Mad River Roe Eggs! Single eggs the size of a roe cluster. Big profile, Big fish! 5 colors and 2 sizes to choose from. Size #3 is 12mm dia, Size #4 is 14mm in dia. Available impregnated with specially formulated Atlas Mikes Shrimp Oil, or available unscented. Ask for them at your local tackle shop. Or visit us online at www.MadRiverMfg.com; (707) 840-9485. Dealer inquiries welcome!
Steelheaders rejoice. Bloody Tuna, one of the hottest scents for steelhead, is now available in Garlic Bloody Tuna and Anise Bloody Tuna in both Bait Oils and Super Gels, in 2-ounce and 8-ounce Guide size. As many anglers know, some days salmonids really crave garlic, and on others anise scents seem to do the trick. Pro-Cure now gives anglers the options to fish regular Bloody Tuna, Garlic Bloody Tuna, and Anise Bloody Tuna. Of course, Super Gel is best used on jig heads, plugs, and spoons, and the bait oils are best for injecting into rigged baits or for marinating bait. For more info, go to our new website: www.pro-cure.com.
OtterBox’s iPhone 5 Preserver provides the following protection: Waterproof: Fully submergible up to 6.6 feet for 30 minutes. Drop Proof: Protects device from drops up to 6.6 feet. Dust Proof: Blocks entry of dust and debris particles. The two-piece case snaps together for easy installation and the built-in screen protector guards the vibrant display from scratches without inhibiting touch sensitivity. For more info see www.otterbox.com
A dozen new colors designed specifically for steelhead. Available in three sizes: #3, measuring 2 3/8 inches; #5 at 3 1/8- inches; and #7 is 3 ¾ inches in length. The River Rocker was designed to track true in moving water even when retrieved at high speeds. The curved body and broad front tackle moving water and dig into the bottom, deflecting most snags. As a result of this high-speed design, anglers also use the River Rocker for speed-trolling, both behind planer boards or long lined. It features high-grade hardware and super-sharp hooks, and a 3D red eye.
Steelhead Worms that are extremely clear, soft and durable. Their multifaceted tails move water off four surfaces, creating erratic movement steelhead can’t resist! These worms are extremely vibrant and enhanced with our exclusive 365 nano-meter UV process. Available in 6 ultra-bright, UV-enhanced steelhead colors in both 4.5-inch and 6-inch sizes. Steelhead Orange, Steelhead Pink, Cerise, Hot Pink, Shrimp Pink, and Bubblegum. Ask for them at your local tackle shop or buy them online at: www.steelheadstalkers.com. 100% made in the USA.
NEW KoneZone selections inspired by the guys at Hoggs/Jo Mar Hardcore Tackle. Names: Black = AMBUSH, Red = SMASH and Chartreuse = DANGER. www.konezone.com
The new Titanium unit is the ultimate home and small lodge vacuum-packing system for processing large amounts of game and fish, this unit will do up to 100 repetitive seals without needing to wait between seals. The double-sealing option is a must for wet fish. The built-in bag cutter and removable drip tray for ease of operation and cleaning make the GameSaver invaluable. The Titanium will handle bags up to 15” wide, making it perfect for whole fillets or even roasts. Keep your expensive foods fresh up to a year and a half. For more info visit www.foodsavor.com and join us on Facebook at FoodSavor Outdoors
The ultimate prawn cure formula. This versatile cure can be applied dry or as a brine, and can cure 1 to 4 pounds of bait. This cure toughens prawns and inhibits spoilage. Super charged with powerful amino acids to trigger strikes and infused with pure concentrated krill powder for added scent. Loaded with pure fluorescent dyes for brilliant colors. Made by Pro-Cure, the most trusted name in bait-curing products. Contact, 800-776-2873 www.Pro-Cure.com
Single eggs the size of a Roe Cluster. Made of soft yet durable floating plastic, in sizes #3 (12mm dia.) and #4 (14mm dia.). Five fish-catching colors: Cerise, Orange, Glow Orange, Red and Pink. Available in Un-scented or Shrimp scent. Made in the U.S.A.! For more information visit www.MadRiverMfg.com, call (707) 840-9485 or ask for them at your local tackle shop!
More than a calendar—it’s your guide to fishing success with year-round tips and tackle ideas! This wall calendar gives you much more than the dates of the year; it shows rigging tips for 14 different types of fish, NW tides, as well as clamming and crabbing tips. These great fishing tips and tricks are just for the NW. Each month also features pro-guide fishing tips to help you catch more fish! Sunrise/set and moon phases are included to help you plan the perfect fishing trip. Catch more this coming year with the NW Fishing Calendar for 2014! Available at tackle shops in the NW or at www.watertimeoutfitters.com