Why We Need to Teach Children to Hunt

Below is an article by Dr. John Huber that appeared in the Outdoor Wire The outdoor industry advocates for outreach, especially to the next generation. We all take it as accepted wisdom that teaching outdoor skills is beneficial, but that’s not a concept easily accepted by some. If you’ve never experienced a sunrise from a blind or watched the sun sink …

Secretary Zinke Announces Greater Access for Sportsmen and Hikers in Arizona’s Santa Teresa Mountains

Date: September 20, 2017 Contacts: Interior_Press@ios.doi.gov WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will acquire the 600-acre ET Ranch to increase access for hunters, hikers, and backpackers to the Santa Teresa Wilderness Area in Arizona. The acquisition was hailed by Anglers United, AZ Antelope Foundation, AZ Bass Federatoin, AZ …

ATA Chooses Matt Kormann as President/CEO

NEW ULM, Minnesota – The Archery Trade Association has chosen Matt Kormann of Marietta, Georgia, as its next president/CEO, after a nationwide hunt led by an executive search firm. Kormann will succeed Jay McAninch, who announced in March that 2017 would be his last year as ATA’s president/CEO. Kormann expects to begin his ATA tenure on October 16. Kormann is currently senior vice president …