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Kansas Pond Puddle Ducks with Ryan Callaghan and Seth Morris

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Kansas Pond Puddle Ducks with Ryan Callaghan and Seth Morris

Kansas is world-renowned for its hunting; many know it for its whitetail deer, but just as impressive is its duck and goose hunting. In this episode of Duck Lore, it’s early December, and Sean comes down with Covid. So MeatEater’s own Ryan Callaghan, Seth Morris, and Cal’s dog Snort pick up the...
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Waterfowling in Washington with Jason Phelps

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Waterfowling in Washington with Jason Phelps

Sitting at the top of the Pacific Flyway in Washington is a duck hunter’s dream; liberal limits, lots of public land, and no shortage of ducks and geese. In this episode of Duck Lore, it’s mid-November, and Sean is joined by Jason Phelps of Phelps Game Calls, and Trevor Austin of Pacific Calls. This...
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Layout Hunting Divers in Michigan with Steve Rinella

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Layout Hunting Divers in Michigan with Steve Rinella

While the “U.P.” doesn’t have the puddle duck hunting of The Great Plains, in the shadow of the Mackinac Bridge can be found some of the best diver hunting the Great Lakes have to offer. In this episode of Duck Lore, Sean is joined by MeatEater’s Founder Steven Rinella and local Michigander Dylan...
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Smartweed, Sandhills, and Ducks with Janis Putelis

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Smartweed, Sandhills, and Ducks with Janis Putelis

Hidden in the dunes of the Sandhills in Nebraska is an unexpected sight: thousands of waterfowl scattered across the meadows and sloughs. In this episode of Duck Lore, it’s mid-October, and Sean is joined by MeatEater’s own Janis Putelis. They are knocking on doors for private access, and hunting...
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North Dakota Waterfowl with Ryan Callaghan and Delta Waterfowl

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North Dakota Waterfowl with Ryan Callaghan and Delta Waterfowl

A grand migration takes place every fall to North Dakota, of both waterfowl and people, and they have the same destination: the Prairie Pothole Region. In this episode, Sean is joined by Matt Chouinard, Delta Waterfowl’s Waterfowl Program Manager, and Ryan Callaghan, Meat Eater’s Director of...
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Texas Teal with Chef Jean-Paul Bourgeois

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Texas Teal with Chef Jean-Paul Bourgeois

Every September, as dove and football season are just kicking off, much of the United States has a teal-only duck season, meant to give hunters an opportunity to shoot some of the early-migrating blue-winged teal. In this episode of Duck Lore, Sean is joined by Louisiana-native Chef Jean-Paul...
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