Tagged: arkansas duck hunting

The 2016 Edition of Greenhead: The Arkansas Duck Hunting magazine is on Newsstands Now

by Brent Birch 8/25/2015 8:08 am

No other state is as steeped in such rich duck hunting tradition and history as Arkansas. Out sixth annual edition is available online and at various locations across the state.

Stuttgart Hosts Duck Calling Competitions Saturday, June 6th

by Brent Birch 6/1/2015 9:33 am

Stuttgart hosts four events with opportunities to compete in the World Duck Calling Championship this Fall.

Arkansas Duck Season is Underway

by Brent Birch 11/26/2014 12:43 pm

The 2014-2015 Arkansas duck season starts with warm temperatures and not quite enough water but a good numbers of ducks.

Developer, Sons Building $32M Sportsman's Dream in Delta

by Jan Cottingham 3/4/2013 12:00 am

About a mile down a mud-rutted road off Arkansas Highway 1 in Desha County rests what’s envisioned as a $32 million sportsman’s dream: Delta Resort & Conference Center near Tillar.

Heads Up Arkansas Duck Hunters; Ratoon Rice Crop Might Land You In Trouble

by Brent Birch 11/19/2012 12:25 pm

With many Arkansas rice fields sporting a ratoon rice crop this fall, the United State Fish & Wildlife Service is putting hunters on notice that manipulating these fields could result in a baiting ticket.

Dry Conditions, Moderate Duck Numbers for the Start of the 2012-2013 Arkansas Duck Season

by Brent Birch 11/16/2012 7:49 am

The Arkansas duck season is set to get underway with limited opportunities for public land hunters due to lack of water but duck numbers in the state are decent for those with water.

Arkansas' Corn Crop Harvest is Underway

by Brent Birch 7/18/2012 8:32 am

With prices favorable for Arkansas farmers, fields once planted in cotton and other staples have turned to corn as production in the state escalates.

The Ducks

by Arkansas Game & Fish Commission 12/8/2011 8:25 am

Waterfowl is aplenty, but hunters should keep an eye on those roads.

Duck Hunting

by Tre Baker 11/18/2011 8:50 am

The first stage of the 2011-12 Arkansas waterfowl season begins on Saturday.

Life, Lessons and the Legacy: Love of Duck Hunting Shared by Generations

by Brent Birch 9/30/2011 12:00 am

Many articles have been written about the father-and-son relationships built through shared outdoor activities. For some, the relationship is forged on the golf course. For others, it may be at deer camp or casting spinner baits at a favorite fishing hole. But in Arkansas, there is something about sharing a duck blind with your dad that creates a unique bond and fosters the desire to pass on to the next generation the significant life lessons learned there.

The Other Kind of Shooting: Filming Ducks Takes Skill, Practice

by Sam Eifling 9/30/2011 12:00 am

The challenges to shooting a duck hunt with a camera surpass even those of shooting a duck with a shotgun. Temperature, moisture, standing water, timber underfoot — all of these will work to complicate a video shoot.

Whether the Weather Matters Is Up to the Hunter

by Jim Harris 9/30/2011 12:00 am

Serious duck hunters rarely if ever let a spate of bad weather keep them from hunting. But most of them still want to know if the weather around them will influence how many ducks they might see on that particular hunting morning.

Numbers Don’t Lie: More Mallards Killed in Arkansas

by Brent Birch 9/30/2011 12:00 am

Without question, some excellent hunting opportunities exist outside Arkansas. The popularity and affordability of trips to Canada and the Dakotas for early-season birds proves that to be true. But the assumption Arkansas is losing its place as the premier mallard-hunting destination simply isn’t true. So where is successful and improving mallard hunting taking place?

Christmas

by Tre Baker 8/12/2011 8:15 am

"Option 2" gives hunting guides a day off for when it counts.

AGFC Announces Arkansas' Duck Dates for 2011-12

by Greenhead.net Staff 8/11/2011 11:17 am

The Arkansas Game & Fish Commission set the dates for the upcoming season at a meeting on Thursday.

Jim's Notebook: Typical Options for Duck Hunting Dates Proposed; British Open Becomes Wide Open

by Jim Harris 7/15/2011 3:00 pm

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission this week offered the usual three options for duck hunting dates. Whatever is chosen, somebody will be unhappy it wasn't either of the other two choices. No matter what is selected, each option calls for a Jan. 29 finish to the season, which is what we've always liked.

Discover Arkansas: The Delta

by Living in Arkansas Staff 7/11/2011 12:00 am

This geographic region runs along the entire east side of the state, most of which borders the Mississippi River. Agriculture, along with agribusiness, is the predominant industry in the Delta, with hundreds of thousands of acres of cotton, rice, soybeans, corn and wheat grown each year.

Rain on the Way, But Habitats Remain Dry

by Tre Baker 1/6/2011 2:12 pm

Waterfowl hunters still finding the 2010-11 season to be dry and challenging.

Duck Hunters

by Tre Baker 11/19/2010 8:15 am

Drier weather could provide a tough start to this weekend's start of duck season.

Arkansas Duck Season Opener is a Week Away...For Some

by Brent Birch 11/12/2010 9:23 am

Duck season opens November 20th with many hunters desperate for rain and a puddle to hunt.

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