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The October issue of CatfishNow focuses on the confidence factor and how it impacts fishing success. The good news is that scientific evidence suggest that it is a skill that can be learned. Enjoy!

Catfish Connections – Riding the Confidence WaveHappy October everyone. I can’t believe it is already Fall. It sure hasn’t felt like it in the south. I am confident that this heat will relinquish soon. Speaking of…
The Confidence Factor in Catfishingby Ron Presley Learn to trust your gut. Successful catfish anglers have confidence in their boat, their equipment, their bait, their partner, and themselves. Anglers that lack a high level…
Catfish Basics #073 – Dragging/Drifting the Flats – Cad Daly, B’n’M PolesI like dragging the flats. Just remember that they are not all alike. There can be subtle differences. But the basics of fishing them are pretty cut and dried. If…
B’n’M How-to Video: Bait Tip with Captain Brian Barton Brian Barton Outdoorshttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aoUu_l8DzQA
Catfish Gear #021 — Off Shore Tackle Planer BoardsPlaner boards have become a vital part of most catfish angler’s arsenal. They were used for years in walleye fishing and have now been adopted by many catfish anglers. There…
Back to School for Catfishing Successby Keith “Catfish” Sutton Don’t count on pure dumb luck for catching catfish. Instead, study more about these fish every chance you get to improve your odds of success. All…
Catfish Basics #074 – Skipjack Preparation – Rodney Crimm, B’n’M PolesTaking care of freshly caught skipjack can pay big dividends, according to B’n’M prostaffer Rodney Crimm. A little special care up front results in a better bait when it’s time…
Probing New Catfish Waters: Part 2by Ron Presley Editor’s Note: This is the second of a two-part series addressing the issue of fishing new waters. Part one can be found in the September 2019 issue…
Have Confidence in Yourselfby Ron Wong Experience builds confidence. The boat is loaded, tackle has been prepped, lunch is packed with plenty of bait on hand; are we ready to go catch some…
Mississippi River Monsters 2019Mississippi River Monsters (MRM) 2019 attracted 125 catfish teams from 20 different states to fish the Big Muddy out of Memphis. When the scales closed on Saturday evening September 19th,…
Many Guides Support Selective Harvestby Ron Presley Selective Harvest by all levels of catfish anglers could greatly impact the future of the fishery. Scientists report that a very important factor related to a decline…
Catfish Profiles in Passion – Loveless Fishingby Ron Presley Time on the water is time well spent. When these two anglers met, only one was a catfish chaser. That all changed as one man’s passion became…
Why We Catfish A Guest Editorial by Janet and Bink FoxEditor’s Note: Fifty-year-old James “Bink” Fox and 53-year-old Janet Fox have been married for 30 years. Prominent in that relationship is their love for catfishing. They follow the catfish scene…
Catfish CalendarOCT 19th CABELA’S KING KAT TOURNAMENT TRAIL OHIO RIVER TRAIL OCT 19th CUMBERLAND RIVER CATMAN’S ASSOCIATION CLARKSVILLE TN MARINA CLUB OCT 19th KERR LAKE MADDKATTERS KERR LAKE CHAMPIONSHIP OCT 19th…
Tournament ResultsM&J CATFISH WAR SEPTEMBER 14th GORDON BOAT RAMP 1. Marty Highnote/Dennis Parker 129.8 2. Matt Gillis/Jaush Gillis 104.8 3. Ronnie Dixon/Joshua Peterman 103.12 4. Mark Johnson 92.2 5. Caleb Downing…
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