Beretta Blog

Four Things You May Not Know About Duck Hunting Ammo

Posted by Derrek Sigler on Jul 28, 2014 11:11:00 AM

information-about-shotgun-shells.jpg

If you’re like me, and you love hunting ducks and geese, then you too spend a lot of time with a shotgun in your hands. You probably sweat the details over your gear too. When you think about your ammo, however, there’s a few things you might not know that can make a huge difference in your success.

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

Five Steps to Layout Blind Success in Duck Hunting

Posted by Derrek Sigler on Jul 16, 2014 11:25:00 AM

best-duck-hunting-blind.jpg

When I first started duck hunting, we didn’t have layout blinds. It’s not that they weren’t available, we just couldn’t afford them. A pit blind was out of the question too, as where I lived, they were illegal. So we camo’ed up the best we could and pulled nasty old burlap feed sacks over our feet. Honestly, we did pretty well. Either we did a pretty good job of getting covered up, or we had dumb birds. Either way, it worked.

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

Five Steps to Successful Duck Hunting

Posted by Derrek Sigler on Jul 1, 2014 1:43:00 PM

How_to_find_ducks 

The first rule I learned about waterfowl hunting is: be where the birds want to be. Good advice, but sometimes easier said than done. Scouting is a vital part of that and scouting locations early in the season and before is not only a smart move, but also a good way to keep you on your game year round.

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

Preparing for a Teal Hunt

Posted by Mia Anstine on Nov 12, 2013 9:00:00 AM

Louisina_marsh_land_hunt_photo_by_Mia_Anstine

I mentioned in a previous post that I was learning to shoot with my weak hand. I was working on this because I am right handed, but my left eye is now my dominant eye. I am cross-eye dominant. My ultimate goal in this experiment was to learn to shoot my shotgun left handed because I am going on my first teal hunt.

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

Teal Hunt Success and Recommendations

Posted by Mia Anstine on Oct 29, 2013 1:30:00 PM

tealthumb

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

The Duck Hunting Journal - Xtreme Flyways - Entry Two

Posted by Adam Brassfield on Oct 3, 2013 12:19:00 PM

Have you ever met someone so dumb they could throw themselves down on the ground and miss? Well this teal season I was thinking that about the local weather tv personality. I mean if brains were leather, he would only have enough to saddle a fire fly. It was suppose to be nice, like cool September weather. Instead, the entire teal season was hot as hell. I just new after last years unbelieveable teal season that we, the pro-staff of Xtreme Flyways, was going to lay down some awesome footage the entire month. Yea, I felt like things were all going my way. The problem was I was in the wrong lane. 

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

The Duck Hunting Journal - Xtreme Flyways

Posted by Adam Brassfield on Sep 13, 2013 1:42:00 PM

The other day I was catching a flight on a small plane to another airport to board another. Now, the redneck in me should have named this airline "Backwoods Air." I say this because as I boarded this commercial airliner, the seats looked like them old fabric lawn chairs that grandma used to sit in on the fourth of July. You know you're on a small plane when the pilot looks back at you mid flight and says, "hope you don't mind us spraying a few fields on the way." That's when the thought hit me...

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

Duck Calling Tips

Posted by matteo recanatini on Nov 12, 2012 10:00:00 PM

DuckCallingthumbBy Brad Wilson - Guest Contributor
So we have talked about what to look for in a duck call, now it's time to figure out how to make this thing work!  Follow along for the very basic duck calling tips that you need in order to be a better caller and in turn increase your chances of bringing the ducks into shooting range.

The very first thing I like to tell people that are wanting to learn how to blow a call is you need to understand how to hold your hands.  I put the middle of the call where the barrel and insert meet, right in the
Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

Here Birdie, Birdie!!!

Posted by matteo recanatini on Nov 5, 2012 10:00:00 PM

Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck

Let's Go Duck Hunting

Posted by matteo recanatini on Oct 22, 2012 12:00:00 AM

by Adam Brassfield - Pro Staff Contributor

Duck season is here! Seems like it has been forever. I know you have not heard from me in a while but I have been traveling all over the U.S. conducting hunting seminars. It is funny because in certain places people are so excited about the sport of waterfowl hunting then there are others that it goes over like a pregnant pole vaulter.
Read More

Topics: Hunting, Hunting - Duck