Outdoors

Warming water means it is time to work on your Dinger techniques

By Bill Cooper
    Warming trends as spring approaches offers some well needed bass fishing action for anglers who have set out the coldest weather days of the winter months. Bass begin moving towards shallow water with the slightest rise in water temperatures. They are hungry and looking for a big, slow moving meal. The YUM Dinger fits the bill.

Landowner requirements will keep increasing

By Larry Dablemont
    I have to begin this week’s column by saying that we have had to cancel the outdoorsman’s swap meet to be held in Bolivar this coming Saturday because of the coronavirus pandemic. But I do intend to have it sometime later in the year, maybe May or June.

OTA named Conservation Organization of the Year

    The Conservation Federation of Missouri (CFM) honored leading citizen conservationists and natural resource professionals at the 84th Annual Conservation Federation of Missouri Awards Ceremony on Friday March 6 during their Annual Convention in Jefferson City.