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Deer Hunting Seasons Set For Razorback Hunters

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission set the state’s deer hunting seasons for 2014-15, with modern gun deer season opening Nov. 8, archery season opening Sept. 27, and muzzleloader season opening Oct. 17. The deer season dates are part of the 2014-15 general hunting regulations approved during the Commission’s monthly meeting. Season dates for...

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Extended Hours, Bag Limit Changes Await Deer Hunters

Several changes to Ohio’s white-tailed deer hunting regulations take effect when the first deer season begins Sept. 28, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. New deer hunting regulations implemented by the ODNR Division of Wildlife include extended hunting hours during gun and muzzleloader seasons, county bag limits, changes to deer permit use...

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Conflicts Among Archery, Firearms Deer Hunters

Mississippi’s Legislature has a small batch of wildlife-related bills to consider in its session including one in the House and Senate to legalize the broader use of crossbows. As expected, the Mississippi Bowhunters Association is against that. according to this story in the Mississippi Sportsman. “We do not think crossbows are true archery equipment,”...

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Mission Archery Releases First Crossbow

Mission Archery, the hugely popular off-shoot of Mathews Inc., has entered the crossbow market. This is the first step for either company into the growing crossbow space and signals the accelerating trend of horizontal archery in the United States. Mission’s MXB-360 is another innovative game-changer from archery icon Matt McPherson, who designed the MXB-360...

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New Crossbow Review: Wicked Ridge Steps Up

Back in 2010, Wicked Ridge arrived as an offshoot of TenPoint Crossbows. The idea was simple: TenPoint already ruled the high-end crossbow market, but there was a large contingent of hunters entering the sport who were looking for a quality entry-level crossbow. Wicked Ridge quickly captured this market with entry-priced products with some upper-level...