Two Minnesota mainstays connect on this episode to talk about their legendary businesses and products. Duluth Pack’s Tom Sega and Federal Ammunition’s President Jason Vanderbrink discuss the increased participation in outdoor recreation, the unprecedented demand for their American made products, and the story behind Tom’s legendary bag.
It’s one of the hottest topics on consumers’ minds. Federal Ammunition President Jason Vanderbrink answers real shooters’ most frequently asked questions about ammunition availability in this insightful episode of the “It’s Federal Season” podcast.
Safari Club International has been protecting hunter rights in the U.S. and globally for the past 50 years. Ben Cassidy, SCI’s Director of Government Affairs, joins the podcast to discuss the organization’s mission and its work. An important discussion for hunters worldwide.
With COVID altering the landscapes for many conservation organizations and how they operate, the silver lining is more hunters are out social distancing and the license sales are proof of the increased participation. Chief Marketing and Communications Officer at Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever Bob St. Pierre joins the “It’s Federal Season” podcast to discuss all things upland as well as the importance of the Federal partnership and the organization’s critical mission of sustaining and increasing habitat.
CrossFit Games founder Dave Castro joins the “It’s Federal Season” podcast to talk fitness for life and for hunting and shooting. The former Navy Seal says CrossFit is certain to improve your health but can also make you a better shooter. In the tech talk segment, Product Director Mike Holm talks about trigger time, mechanics, and proper ways to train for hunting seasons.
Colion Noir is a tireless advocate for the 2nd Amendment. On this episode, he passionately defends law-abiding citizens’ rights to own and responsibly use firearms guaranteed under the U.S. Constitution. Before wrapping up, Noir discusses the importance of the coming election and the need to be heard at the ballot box.
Chad Belding, host of “The Fowl Life,” is afflicted with mallard mania, a lifestyle he says isn’t for everyone. As long as there are seasons open along the many flyways in North America, he’s on the chase. On this episode of the “It’s Federal Season” podcast, Chad talks about the journey of a waterfowl season, gives tips and tactics, and explains why Black Cloud is the only ammunition he loads into his shotguns.
With a fiddle in his hand or a Federal bullet loaded in his rifle, Anoka, Minnesota’s own Nick Hoffman has been on a journey that has taken him around the globe. Hear his amazing story that started from humble beginnings growing up near the Federal factory, to Nashville stardom, to the host of Outdoor Channel’s popular series Nick’s Wild Ride. Before ending the podcast, get some valuable bullet selection advise from Jared Kutney, Federal’s Director of Product Development.
Is there a trick shot that 22plinkster can’t make? Dave Nash, aka 22plinkster, is among the best when it comes to innovation and imagination when designing tricks with his 22 pistol or long rifle. Find out more on how he dreams up and executes extremely difficult shots very few will attempt let alone ever make! 22plinkster adds in some humor and advice on shooting for a great episode of “It’s Federal Season.”
Many of us remember our firsts—first whitetail, first love or first car. Federal-sponsored competitive shooter Josh Froelich can top all of that. When he competed for the USA in his first IPSC Shotgun World Shoot, he left France a World Champion. Hear this amazing story and learn more about Josh and his meteoric rise in competitive shooting during this episode of “It’s Federal Season.”