Catfish Connections

Many issues face our country, some of which impact fishing while many do not. Environmental policy and pollutant issues, invasive species and urbanization impact our sport of catfishing. We attempt to provide information as it pertains to some of...

The Challenges and Lessons of Fishing on the Road

by Ron Presley Be willing to learn new techniques or be left behind. Catfish anglers sometimes have to adapt to new situations or be left behind. Such was the case with Alabamians Josh Brown and Trevor Nederhoff. When they seriously hit...

B’n’M How To: Blue Bird Days With Capt. Brian Barton

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OniFYgL1PC8

Catfish Basics #049 – Keep Your Bait in the Water – Austin Pierce, Mena, AR

Seventeen-year-old Austin Pierce has been catfishing for most of his life. He likes to catfish with his daddy Carson Pierce on the Mississippi River. They started getting serious about tournament fishing a couple months before the 2017 Mississippi River...

Catfish Gear #009 — Catfish Products for Catfish Anglers – Team Catfish Tackle

Team Catfish Tackle offers more than 100 products geared specifically for catfish anglers. Researching what they need has helped Team Catfish create and supply everything a catfish angler needs. It is one stop shopping for bait, equipment, terminal tackle,...

The Fall Feeding Binge: Fish Now for More Fun

by Keith “Catfish” Sutton Things are changing as summer turns to fall, including catfishing action, which just keeps getting better and better. As the blazing heat of summer wanes and the cooler weather of autumn takes hold, fishing becomes extremely frustrating...

CFN How To: Fresh Bait With Joey Pounders

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vri9hnefN38

Autumn Kitties on the Move

by Joe Schmitt, PhD and Fisheries Biologist  Find the catfish highways and improve your success. Autumn is usually associated with changing leaves, cooling temperatures, and shorter days. It’s also an excellent time to target blue catfish in rivers and reservoirs across...

Catfish Basics #050 – Try Something New – Rob Benningfield

Fish every chance you get. Nothing beats time on the water, but be smart about how you use that time. Take a trip every so often with the sole purpose of trying something totally out of your comfort zone. Try...

Big Catfish are a Family Thing in the Dodd Clan

 by Ron Presley Ole Sad Daddy four weeks in a row B’n’M Poles’ Jeff “Big Daddy” Dodd is known for calling his big cats “Ole Sad Daddy.” He credits a complete stranger for the name. “We was up there at Clarksville,” recalled...