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Women throughout the U.S. are among the more than 18 million people interested in archery and bowhunting

Numbers Reveal the Secrets About America’s Interest in Archery

The first nationwide archery survey showed that 18.9 million Americans age 18 and older participated in archery and/or bowhunting in 2012. The Archery Trade Association (ATA) recently released the results of the new survey, which was conducted in the same way as Gallup polls. The findings about archery participation and equipment use are a...

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Hearing Scheduled to Allow Crossbows During Archery Season

The state Senate Natural Resources Committee has scheduled a public hearing on Aug. 15 for Assembly Bill 194 sponsored by state Rep. Mary Czaja (R-35) and Sen. Paul Farrow (R-33). This long-awaited legislation will allow all hunters the freedom to use a crossbow during the same time period as the big game archery season....

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Crossbow, Thumb … Yet Another Lawsuit

You’d think even if someone never had hunted or shot a crossbow before in their life that by just looking at it — especially when cocked — they’d be able to understand that their thumb definitely should not be anywhere near the cable. But a Texas woman has filed a lawsuit against Barnett Outdoors,...

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How Top Model Gets Ready for Deer Season

HUNTING SEASON PRIMER WITH SOUTHERN STYLE MODEL Georgia’s Brittney Leigh Glaze is one of America’s top models in the outdoors industry. How does she get ready for deer season? By shooting hogs in summer with a TenPoint crossbow, of course! Here are a few photos from her latest hunt. She shot these hogs in...

Deer Talk Now

Deer Talk Now: Modern Sporting Rifles, Crossbows and More

There’s a changing of the guard with interest in crossbows, handguns, modern sporting rifles and new optics continuing to grow.Can the traditionalists and new wave get along? Sure, with a few potholes, of course. Find out more in this episode of Deer Talk Now with longtime hunter and industry veteran Mark Sidelinger.

Rick Bedar, founder of TenPoint and Wicked Ridge crossbows.

Watch: Hunting Deer with ARs, Crossbows and Handguns

Is there a new breed of deer hunter with today’s growth of crossbows, modern sporting rifles and handguns joining the legion of traditional hunting methods? That’s just one of the topics discussed on the latest Deer Talk Now episode with Mark Sidelinger, who works with several companies including Rock River Arms as well as...

Special seasons for muzzleloader have become popular in the last 15-20 years in many states.

State Actually Expanding Hunting Season Dates?

The Indiana Natural Resources Commission will host two hearings in June to seek public comment on proposed changes to a number of fish and wildlife rules. The hearings will be Monday, June 10, at Mounds State Park in Anderson and Thursday, June 13, at Spring Mill Inn in Spring Mill State Park in Mitchell....

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Controversial Crossbows Get Legislative Hearing

After years of debate, rancor and a trial hunting season that ended earlier this year, Senate Bill 1699-A will be heard by the New York Senate Environmental Conservation Committee Tuesday at 9 a.m. The bill was introduced by Sen. Patrick M. Gallivan and is cosponsored by several members of the New York Legislative Sportsmen’s...