hunting safety

Daisy, Gamo Announce Massive Expansion and Growth

It’s no doubt that millions of hunters and outdoors enthusiasts cut their teeth learning about gun safety, shooting and fun with a BB gun or air rifle. Daisy and Gamo have been part of our country’s fabric and will continue to be for many years. Youngsters getting their first Daisy BB...

Eternal Vigilance is the Price of Safe Hunting

Jake (not his real name) had planned an afternoon Pennsylvania deer hunt. He had watched his young son ascend a tree in their brand-new climber. Jake had coached his son a great deal on hunting safety and the safe use of bows, guns, ATVs and tree stands. Jake and his son...

Governor Signs Bill Approving Blaze Pink for Hunting

Blaze pink is now approved for hunters following the signing of a legislative bill Feb. 4 by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. Walker signed Act 131 into law, making Wisconsin the first state in the nation to allow the bright pink color as a safety apparel for hunting. The color was studied...

Certified Bowhunting Course Now Available Online

Florida’s certified National Bowhunter Education Foundation course is now offered in an online, distance learning format. A bowhunting enthusiast may access the program on the NBEF website, enter through the Florida portal and complete the online classroom topics before attending a shortened, interactive field day. A student who passes the online...

Bowhunter Ed Course Available for SoDak Hunters

A new online bowhunter education course is designed to help South Dakota bowhunters improve their skills and stay safe in the woods. Bowhunter Ed, an official course of the National Bowhunter Education Foundation, teaches safe in-the-field practices, bow shooting basics, different methods of bowhunting, and shot placement and recovery techniques. By...

Top Youth Hunter Safety Instructor Honored For Contributions

Bruce Antognoni of White Springs has been named the 2012 “Volunteer Hunter Safety Instructor of the Year” by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The award is given annually to the volunteer who significantly advances the cause of safe hunting through extraordinary service in training and education. Antognoni was presented the...

Six Videos Help Teach ATV Safety

Students seeking their ATV license by studying at offroad-ed.com will now benefit from six new videos that feature need-to-know information about how to stay safe. “Families across the country are taking up riding off-road vehicles as a way to get outdoors,” said Kurt Kalkomey, president of Kalkomey Enterprises. “Our new safety videos...