Chance Encounter Prompts Move and Success for Cornfield Fishing Gear!

By: Greg McCain A chance encounter with an angel prompted the move of Cornfield Fishing Gear to Kentucky.The angel was actually a lab named Angel that greeted Mark Ridl and his wife Paula on a brieftrip to Kentucky Lake years ago – the exact date seems to have faded from everyone’s memory.Angel, owned by Terry Pool, darted into the street...

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Fall Crappie Fishing Tactics!

It’s that time of year again, one of my favorites. While the weather and water are cooling, the crappie bite is getting hot. During the fall transition, several different techniques can be used to catch crappie. A quick internet search on “Where crappie go in the fall” and you’ll find articles that refer to water depth quite frequently. WHERE ARE...

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Low Down on Lithium!

Lithium batteries are the latest craze in the bass fishing community and the boating industry. It seems as if most guys have made the switch, but some haven’t. I wanted to get the low down on lithium batteries, so I contacted Matt Looney with Pro-Guide Batteries to talk lithium! Looney informed me that Pro-Guide Batteries was founded in 1980 by...

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Black Speck Fishing & Tackle

Mark Strunk of Kokomo, Indiana, had a dream of competing as a Pro Fisherman and starting his own company that would cater to the Crappie Enthusiast by providing them with innovative performance fishing apparel and gear. With hard work, lots of help from General Manager Lori Verbryck, and determination, Black Speck Fishing & Tackle became a reality.  Black Speck Fishing...

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Green River Lake Crappie Trips with Guide David Jones

In October 2021, I had the opportunity to stay at Holmes Bend Marina and crappie fish Green River Lake in Kentucky. Local crappie guide, David Jones put us on fish immediately! Jones who has fished most of his life has been guiding for the past twenty-one years. He guides full-time on Green River Lake located in south-central Kentucky. The fish...

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