Catfish Connections

Summer 2018 is upon us and with it has come major weather impacts, setting new levels of flooding, destructive winds, etc. Weather, however, is not the only major impact to our lives and our fishing. Invasive species are impacting...

Floodwater Flatties

by Ron Presley Approach with caution, but seize the opportunity Ty Konkle is no stranger to flathead fishing. Every year he waits with great anticipation for the spring flathead bite. This year, 2018, was a little different than most. Heavy rains...

Catfish Basics #041 – Speed up the Drift -David Magness, B’n’M Poles

Sometimes when the Mississippi River gets high the bottom current will be fairly fast, but the current on top will be slow. That stronger bottom current will carry your weight and bait on down the river and you need...

B’n’M How To: Boat to Bait Measurements With Joey Pounders B’n’M Poles

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

Catfish Profiles in Passion – Jeff Williams

by Ron Presley The Team Catfish Guy For Jeff Williams fishing is simply part of an outdoors obsession. In fact, just about anything that gets him outdoors and in touch with Mother Nature makes him happy. “I’m not sure why,” expressed Williams....

CFN How To: Peel n’ Eat Catfish with Devin Whidden Glades, County FL

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

Catfish Gear #005 — Hurricane Anchors

The durability and effectiveness of Hurricane Anchors is well known by many catfish anglers. The new customized anchors don’t only get the job done, they look good too. With two sizes to choose from anglers no longer have to worry...

Woods Fishing: Old-Fashioned Tactic Still Catches Catfish

by Keith “Catfish” Sutton   High water in spring and early summer brings a bounty of great catfishing. This spring marks 30 years since I saw my first “crawfish run,” but I still remember it like it was yesterday. It was June, and...

SeaArk Owners Invitational — How They Fished

by Ron Presley Anglers released 441 catfish, totaling 7,780.27 pounds. Catfish anglers are a special breed. They take great pride in their equipment and they like to show it off. Ingalls Harbor in Decatur, AL recently had more than 350 anglers...

Catfish Basics #042 – Handle with Care -Jimmy Holbrook, Warrior Cat Rods

All of us catfish anglers need to educate others on the importance of putting the big fish back and letting them get bigger. You have to handle them carefully too. I like to put mine back in the net...