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Catching Catfish with Setlines in the Spring

Daniel C Nielsen  Tuesday, April 17, 2007 9:22 PM

An easy way to catch catfish in the spring is on a setline and every year about this time I start to get the itch. I don't know exactly what causes it. No I don't mean a physical itch. It's something that triggers a sensation inside my inner most being.

Why Fishing Farm Ponds Are Better Than Big Lakes

Jim McWilliams  Sunday, March 04, 2007 3:15 PM

Why my absolute favorite fishing spots are farm ponds.

How Many Species of Fish Have You Caught?

Ryan Davis  Sunday, February 11, 2007 5:35 PM

Most people fish to catch fish of size, and keep track of how big their biggest fish has been. I do that too, but I also keep track of how many different types of fish I catch.

Catch More Fish With These Fishing Rigs Part 4, Lindy Rig

Derek Bierman  Thursday, January 25, 2007 10:49 AM

This is part 4 in a series on fishing rigs. The Lindy Rig is perhaps the most versatile of the fishing rigs. Learn all the parts of the Lindy Rig, learn how to tie it, bait it, and how to fish with it.

Catch More Fish With These Fishing Rigs Part 2, Carolina Rig

Derek Bierman  Wednesday, January 10, 2007 5:42 PM

This is part 2 in a series on fishing rigs. The Carolina Rig is most helpful when fishing brush and downward slopes. Learn all the parts of the Carolina Rig. Learn how to tie it, bait it, and how to fish with it.

Nebraska 2006 Online Catfish Tournament Video

Derek Bierman  Wednesday, January 03, 2007 5:24 PM

Yeah, Nebraska does have some big catfish, and you can see them by checking out the catfish tournament video!

Catch More Fish With These Fishing Rigs Part 1, Texas Rig

Derek Bierman  Saturday, December 23, 2006 12:00 PM

This is part 1 in a series on fishing rigs. The Texas Rig works best when you have many pockets on the bottom with few rocks. Learn all the parts of the Texas Rig, learn how to tie it, bait it, and how to fish with it.

Drifting for Catfish at Night

Derek Bierman  Wednesday, May 10, 2006 6:04 AM

When fishing at night on a boat, try using a jig or a Lindy Rig while drifting across the width of the lake instead jumping from hole to hole.

Mastering the Art of Shoreline Fishing

Derek Bierman  Sunday, November 06, 2005 3:03 PM

Think you could catch more fish if you had a boat? Daniel Nielsen dives into fishing tutorials from the shore. Might make you think again who has the advantage. Daniel makes the shoreline fisherman think twice before randomly selecting any lure. Learn how to pick the best lure, tie better knots, and catch just about any fish from the shore.

Largest Fresh Water Fish Ever Caught

Derek Bierman  Friday, July 08, 2005 4:03 PM

"The giant catfish, believed to be the largest freshwater fish ever found, was caught along the Mekong River, home to more species of massive fish than any river on Earth."

Record 124 Pound Blue Catfish

Derek Bierman  Sunday, June 05, 2005 4:03 PM

This story is a bit old, but for those who had not heard of the record catfish caught in the Mississippi River, it is quite amazing.

The art of Chumming

Daniel C. Nielsen  Friday, February 04, 2005 3:03 PM

Chumming is normally thought of as strictly a saltwater phenomen. But this art is making drastic inroads in freshwater fishing practice. And the results are often pretty spectacular...

Cutbait Cats

Daniel C. Nielsen  Monday, January 24, 2005 3:03 PM

The nights and evenings of summer peak are wondrous to behold. Moderate temperatures, brilliant sunsets, hushed breezes. All perfect accompanments to the catfish phenomonon that is sweeping through the state for a few weeks or more now.

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