You Can’t Catch What Isn’t There

Raccoon

Choosing where to trap is important to a longliner’s success   This is an excerpt from Serge Lariviére’s article “5 Lessons of the Longliner,” which appeared in the April-May 2014 Trapper & Predator Caller issue. By Serge Lariviére Some guys … [Read More]

Predator Hunting Tip: Mix Up Your Sounds

This is an excerpt from Jared Blohm’s article “Schooled,” which appeared in the April-May 2014 Trapper & Predator Caller issue. By Jared Blohm Although some predator hunters swear by sticking with one or two go-to sounds on each stand, Hunters … [Read More]

Product Spotlights

ICOtec3

The ICOtec GC300 Is an Affordable and Deadly Effective Electronic Call

Electronic predator calls have advanced greatly in the last handful of years, leaving predator hunters with an array of options many never dreamed of only a few years ago. But some predator callers are wary of investing hundreds of dollars … [Read More]

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Review: Flextone Crow Call

Hunting crows is a blast, and it can fill some of the downtime between predator hunting and trapping seasons. The Flextone Crow Call is the perfect companion for the crow caller. The durable call’s flexible design gives you great control of … [Read More]

Resources

The Market Report

FHA Auction Results: Fur Prices Down 35 to 50 Percent From 2013

The Fur Harvesters Auction sale held in mid-March saw reduced prices from 2013 results. Averages were down 35 to 50 percent, according to an FHA news release. Read below for the full release and the species-by-species fur price breakdown: A … [Read More]

NAFA Sale Sees Lower Prices

The North American Fur Auctions sale held last month saw reduced prices for most furbearer species. Herman Jansen, NAFA’s managing director, has more in his report from the auction: WARM WINTER IN RUSSIA AND CHINA AFFECTS FUR MARKET It is … [Read More]

Fur Market Report: Experts Anticipate Price Decline

Market expected to drop 15 to 20 percent, but trim items and prime fur could see smaller dip   This is probably the most nerve-racking report I have written since I was asked to replace the late Parker Dozhier for … [Read More]

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Calendar of Events

Apr 19 2014
Howe, IN, FTA Chapter 7 Spring Meeting
Apr 25 - Apr 26 2014
Uvalde, TX, Spring Rendezvous
Apr 27 2014
Underwood, SD, Western SD Fur Harvesters Spring Convention
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