This week Dan and Mike headed to the Huntin’ Time Expo in Grand Rapids Michigan and managed to talk with a few people about hunting, furs and trees!
Dan talked with Dave Wilkins of Droptine Outdoor Adventures about a few hunts that might peak your curiosity.
- Looking for an out of state spring turkey hunt, Kansas might be the trick
- For those guys who are taking the family to Disney in the late summer before school starts, well a Florida gator hunt might be the ticket while the family visits the mouse.
- What is on Dave’s personal bucket list? A North American Moose hunt and an African Cape Buffalo hunt.
- Get in touch with Dave at: www.huntdroptineoutdoors.com
Mike chats with a member of the Michigan Fur Trappers and Predator Callers Association about why fur prices are so low.
- What’s the cause for the low fur prices
- Is there any relief in sight
- Other alternatives to selling your furs at a low price
- Tanning your prize furs
- The 2016 National Fur Trappers Convention in Kalamazoo Michigan August 18-20
- What is the Michigan Qualified Forest Program
- How does it benefit private land owners
- What properties qualify
- What are the long term affects
- How does this program affect the property taxes
- How will this affect the animals on my property
- What types of logging are done in this program
- Contact for qualification at: www.michigan.gov/qfp