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Steve Schwartz

Steve Schwartz

Steve Schwartz is a Texas-based freelance writer and founder of the blog Field & Food. As an avid hunter, angler, and semi-functional cook, he’s committed to exploring close-to-home outdoor pursuits and all of the fulfillment that comes with it. In other words, “incapable of holding down a 9-to-5 job.”

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3 Easy Ways to Make Any Wild Hog Delicious

Wild Hog

3 Easy Ways to Make Any Wild Hog Delicious

A lot of folks get nervous when you start throwing wild pig into the dinner table conversation. Log onto any hunting forum and the majority of people will say they don’t bother eating hogs for any number of reasons—smell, taste, unfounded rumors, you name it. It’s simply the majority mindset, or at...
How to Be an Effective Angler Without a Motor Boat

Fishing

How to Be an Effective Angler Without a Motor Boat

As a life-long angler, I always thought being a capable fisherman meant also being a boat owner. So, when I got the cash for a 15-foot outboard, I bought one. Then, just a year later, I sold it. I quickly learned that the two qualities don’t necessarily go hand-in-hand—just because you love to cast...
How to Set a Trotline

Freshwater

How to Set a Trotline

Simple is rare these days. With any kind of fishing pursuit, it seems like the gear list continues to pile up with new rods, reels, lines, and lures. I’ll be the first to admit it—the gear is part of the allure. But all of that clutter does have a tendency to remove us from reality a bit. We spend...