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The Panfish Assault
Operation Mepps
Spinners
By: Matt Johnson
Exploding through the water like a
torpedo, the monster bluegill
crushes the shiner minnow and
turns away with a hearty meal that’s fit for a bass. This is a
common scenario that often goes unseen within our favorite
bodies of water that are abundant with panfish. See, panfish
are kamikazes and have been known to devour baits twice
their size, so why do we settle with small-profiled
presentations when attacking these underwater bullies?…
Read the full article... THE PANFISH ASSAULT
There are a lot of tools out there that can increase an ice
angler’s productivity, but one has to rank the spring bobber
high on their list of priorities. If you seek out panfish—and by
panfish I mean bull bluegills, slab crappies, and jumbo
perch—then the addition of a spring bobber can make or
break a day on the ice...
Read the full article... ADD A LITTLE SPRING TO YOUR ICE GAME
Add a Little Spring
to Your
Ice Game
By: Matt Johnson
Read the full article... Top 10 Secrets to Icing More Panfish
Top 10 Secrets to
Putting More Panfish
on the Ice
We once believed that the best kept secrets for targeting
winter panfish were shared at local bait shops, church
meeting rooms, neighborhood coffee shops; basically those
unknown locations where old-timers spend most of their
time spewing the tricks of the trade. On the contrary, the
modern age has drastically helped define the new set of
secret shared by panfish enthusiasts...
By: Matt Johnson