Catfish Connections

Welcome to a new year and the January 2019 edition of CatfishNow (CFN) Digital Magazine and Social Media Platform. January of each year brings the promise of new activities, new beginnings, and our pledge to support the catfish community...

Winter Fishing Can Be Productive

by Ron Presley It may be cold but they still gotta’ eat. Wintertime catfishing slows down for some anglers in some parts of the country. That’s true for Terry Rogers, but it doesn’t stop completely. “I usually don’t get out as often...

B’n’M How To: Rod Care and Maintenance With Ron Presley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bUuozp1ixv8

Catfish Gear #012 — Custom Apparel and Display Solutions —Valley Fashions

Tournament jerseys with style and flair are part and parcel of the merchandise available from Valley Fashions. I was surprised at all the comments I got when I first wore my CatfishNOW Jersey. It was not only comfortable, it...

Catfish Basics #055 – Slow Down in Winter – David Shipman, B’n’M Rods

When the winter weather drives water temperatures down the fish respond by moving slower. You can still use the same bait and rigs in the winter. It’s just that the fishing is a lot slower! When the ole biguns bite...

Fly to Warmer Climes for Catfish Variety

by Larry Larsen Head South to the “Summer” Dry Season Region That Lies Below the Equator When looking for the warmest waters during frigid times in North America, some smart anglers head south, far south below the Equator. When we are...

CFN How To: Safety First With Chris Parker, Pulaski, TN

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhbC0H3zBPE

Catfish Basics #056 – Winter Strategies – Andy Cagle

My winter strategies depend on where I am fishing. I approach cold water fish differently in lakes than I do in rivers. On Santee Cooper in the winter time I enjoy fishing shallow water flats in the area of deep...

CATFISH CONSERVATION -Trophy Catfish for the Future

Practice Safe Fish Handling All Year Long When cold winter weather comes around a lot of catfish anglers slack off on fish care. There is a common belief that the cold water of winter makes it less necessary to pay...

Catfish Profiles in Passion – Dave Swearingin

by Ron Presley Finding peace in fishing. Forty-nine-year-old Dave Swearingin’s passion for catfishing came at a very young age. Like many others, it was a family thing and he traces it back to a family farm, a few ponds, a fishing...