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Cool Products for Spring Crappie Fishing

Springtime crappie fishing can be a load of fun, but it’s important to be rigged up with the right gear to maximize your time out on the water. Here are a few of our recommendations for your next crappie trip this spring:   – Southern Pro Tackle Crappie Assortment – $13.99 – Mister Twister 2” [Read more…]

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Crappies- A Shallow Water Springtime Bonanza

According to fishing market researchers Southwick & Associates and, panfish are America’s second-favorite fish, right behind the largemouth bass. And within the larger category of panfish, crappies consistently come out on top.   A similar trend has emerged in Minnesota; results from a questionnaire sent to random fishing license holders puts crappies ahead of [Read more…]

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Tony Roach Spring Crappie

Speed is a critical factor when it comes to crappies or any other panfish for that matter; spring, summer or fall.   Even when the fish are really aggressive, you can’t move your bait too fast.   As I go throughout the different seasons, many factors will change, but you’ll find two common threads:   [Read more…]

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3 Key Cover Types for Early Season Crappies

What is the key to finding early-season crappies?   In the big picture, it may seem simple: shallow bays and channels that warm up fast in spring are good areas to start the hunt.   Still, early-season crappie fishing can be somewhat fickle due to erratic spring weather patterns and fluctuating water temperature. But once [Read more…]

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Top Crappie Lakes

Whether you’re in it for the sport or the table fare, it’s hard to go wrong with crappies. They are widespread geographically, they are fairly easy to catch, they provide some great action, and they taste good!   While there are many, many great crappie lakes throughout the region, these are a few of our [Read more…]

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2017 AnglingBuzz TV Show 3

This is episode THREE of AnglingBuzz TV 2017. In this episode, we tackle one of America’s favorite fish: the crappie! This is a deep dive into how to find crappies during the spring of the year, and how to catch them!     Never miss an episode of AnglingBuzz TV, Subscribe to our YouTube channel:

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Underwater Minutes- Fish Species in North America

Few people realize that there are over 1,000 fish species swimming in North America’s fresh water.   According to angler surveys, largemouth and smallmouth bass are America’s most popular fish. Panfish in the form of crappies and bluegills take a close 2nd place. Catfish take up the 3rd spot, followed by the walleye’s huge following [Read more…]


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