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  • Future Angler Foundation and the National Professional Anglers Association Team to Support Cabela’s School of Fish

    DATE:March 13th, 2018
      3/12/2018 **for immediate release** Future Angler Foundation and the National Professional Anglers Association Team to Support Cabela’s School of Fish (Elbow Lake, MN) The Cabela’s School of Fish, the Midwest’s leaders in kids and beginners fishing education, announced today that the Future Angler Foundation (FAF) and National Professional Anglers Association (NPAA) have committed to supply the rods and reels for 2018 Cabela’s School of Fish open water students! The...
  • Simms Fishing Products Partners for Conservation Efforts with Non-Profit Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance

    DATE:February 15th, 2018
    Simms Fishing Products Partners for Conservation Efforts with Non-Profit Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance (Feb. 13, 2018) Isle, Minn. — The Mille Lacs Smallmouth Alliance is proud to announce a new partnership for the conservation efforts of the world-class trophy smallmouth bass on Mille Lacs with industry giant Simms Fishing Products. Proudly the choice of gear for professional guides and anglers everywhere, Simms has a storied history of encouraging conservation programs for fisheries and the...
  • Small Moves Equal Big Fish for Final Day of Women Ice Angler Project in Otter Tail Lakes Country

    DATE:February 12th, 2018
    Small Moves Equal Big Fish for Final Day of Women Ice Angler Project in Otter Tail Lakes Country (Otter Tail County, Minn.) Feb. 10, 2018 — The focus of this year’s Women On Ice was to showcase mobility and flexibility, and after a hard day of fishing on the second day, and a bit of a challenging start to the final day, the ladies moved around until they dialed it in. And they did. Big slab crappies were of such a quality that even the local guides were asking for the Women Ice Angler...
  • Women Ice Angler Project Proves It Really is #PanfishParadise

    DATE:February 9th, 2018
    Women Ice Angler Project Proves It Really is #PanfishParadise (Otter Tail County, Minn.) Feb. 8, 2018 — With day one in the books for The Women Ice Angler Project, one fact has been proven: this county of 1048 lakes can back up its claim of Panfish Paradise. Within five minutes of the first Vexilar going through the K-Drill and Jiffy drilled holes, at a still temp of -8 degrees, Hannah Stonehouse Hudson dropped a “lucky” jig down and brought a 14” 1.77 lb. crappie through the ice. She...
  • NPAA and FAF Support Scout Ice Fishing at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta, Burlington, WI

    DATE:February 6th, 2018
    NPAA NPAA and FAF Support Scout Ice Fishing at Camp Oh-Da-Ko-Ta, Burlington, WI Forestville, WI: Dryer Lake in Kenosha County, WI came alive on Saturday February 3, 2018 when over 44 Boy and Cub Scouts, 8 scout siblings and 29 parents from the Northeast Illinois Council, were educated on the fine science and art of ice fishing by Mike McNett and members of the USA Ice Team. They were joined by Steve Klubertanz, BSA Certified Angling Instructor (NPAA #1014) and Robert “Nick” Schmal, Executive Director,...
  • Crappie NOW – FREE Digital Magazine – February 2018

    View this email online Pre-spawn crappie fishing starts now. For example, Florida’s St. Johns River crappie should be in full swing during the first week of February. The spawn slowly moves toward the north as waters warm. Read CrappieNow Digital Magazine, February issue, for the latest in crappie fishing. Opening Cast A new year is here and I am very excited to witness all the great fishing opportunities it will bring!  A few of my goals for the year include reaching… Advanced...
  • Future Angler Foundation Hosts Successful Fundraiser at the National Professional Anglers Association Annual Conference

    DATE:January 23rd, 2018
        Forestville, WI — Anglers, the sportfishing community, and industry partners recently gathered in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin to attend  a major annual fundraiser for the Future Angler Foundation (FAF). This benefit banquet was sponsored by Yamaha and Skeeter Boats for the sixth consecutive year.  The live and silent auction and raffle held on the Saturday evening of the National Professional Anglers Association’s (NPAA) conference raised over $25,000 including a $1000...
  • Time to reel it in

    DATE:December 14th, 2017
    Time to reel it in Today, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Natural Resources approved H.R. 200, a bill aimed at improving federal marine fisheries management. Since April, we’ve been singing the praises of the Modern Fish Act. The good news is that H.R. 200 includes the language from that important legislation. The Modern Fish Act is a comprehensive package specifically aimed at addressing the needs of the nation’s 11 million saltwater recreational anglers. It will improve...
  • LEARN 2 FISH WITH US EDUCATES FIVE THOUSAND WISCONSIN AND MICHIGAN YOUTH IN 2017

    DATE:December 8th, 2017
    LEARN 2 FISH WITH US  EDUCATES FIVE THOUSAND  WISCONSIN AND MICHIGAN YOUTH IN 2017 In 2017, Learn 2 Fish With Us educated more than three thousand youth along with three thousand adults on the skills and equipment needed to fish through their Fishing Basic seminar and fishing events.  Learn 2 Fish With Us, hosted thirty-two FREE fishing clinics in Wisconsin and Michigan and were led by Oshkosh founder and Angler Educator Greg Karch along with L2FWU non-profit’s growing list of volunteers Fishing...
  • Future Fisherman Foundation Auction Begins November 26 with the Biggest Selection Ever!

    DATE:November 18th, 2017
      Federation National Office  Future Fisherman Foundation 11/17/2017 Future Fisherman Foundation Auction Begins November 26 with the Biggest Selection Ever! Ponca City, Okla., (November 17, 2017) The Future Fisherman Foundation (a 501 (c) 3 Foundation) will once again offer Christmas shoppers a great opportunity to bid on a bevy of guided fishing trip’s, as well as, a very...