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Spring in Full Swing

I usually have a blog post about every year at this time warning that my blogging may become a little more infrequent for a few weeks.  Consider this your notice.

You see, spring is in full swing and that means I have fish to catch, turkeys to call, and mushrooms to pick.  Ain’t got time to be sitting at a keyboard writing about it all–gotta do it first!

And, one of my kids has a head start on me!


Some of you will want details:  Daniel called in a couple of Toms, mid-morning, got ’em to 12 yards before he put down the biggest one.  At least I assume it was the biggest; 22 pounds, 9 3/4 inch beard, 1-inch, sharp spurs.  Absolutely love those white-tips and the Ponderosa pines!  My first turkeys in Nebraska were those birds along those pine-studded ridges, and I still think that is the quintessential spring turkey hunt in Nebraska.  Well Done, Daniel!

Have a great Easter weekend everyone!

About daryl bauer

Daryl is a lifelong resident of Nebraska (except for a couple of years spent going to graduate school in South Dakota). He has been employed as a fisheries biologist for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission for 25 years, and his current tour of duty is as the fisheries outreach program manager. Daryl loves to share his educational knowledge and is an avid multi-species angler. He holds more than 120 Nebraska Master Angler Awards for 14 different species and holds more than 30 In-Fisherman Master Angler Awards for eight different species. He loves to talk fishing and answer questions about fishing in Nebraska, be sure to check out his blog at outdoornebraska.org.

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