- April 18, 2017
- By Adam Preston
If you market products to serious deer hunters, it helps to not only know where the hunters are, but also where the bucks are. Thanks to our friends at the Quality Deer Management Association, a recent study pinpoints the states and regions that are producing quality deer hunting opportunities better than any other.Read More
New research indicates that American hunters are returning to their roots and going afield mostly as a means to acquire meat.
- April 5, 2017
- By Todd Whitesel
Some 46 million Americans went fishing last year, and related purchases generated more than $48 billion in retail sales according to the latest update of Economic Contributions of Recreational Fishing: U.S. Congressional Districts. In all, the economic impact of angling in the U.S. is estimated at $115 billion.Read More
- March 21, 2017
- By Team Realtree
Gun Sales Up! Gun Sales at All-Time High! You’ve read dozens, perhaps hundreds of headlines like that over the past few years. Indeed, gun enthusiasts have been on an unprecedented spending spree. Some estimates place the number of guns owned by Americans at more than 300 million.
- March 6, 2017
- By Brian Lovett
Reports of hunting’s death, it appears, have been greatly exaggerated. According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Hunting License Report, which uses data reported by state wildlife agencies, the number of paid hunting license holders in the United States was almost 15.41 million in 2014. That was a jump of 571,152, or about 3.85 percent from 2013 and the highest total since 1993. It also marked the second consecutive year paid license holders increased.Read More
- February 23, 2017
- By Todd Whitesel
Reusable water bottles are often the go-to solution for thirsty people on the move. Whether it’s coffee during the morning commute, tea for an afternoon break or staying hydrated with water on the trails, when we need to keep our favorite drinks at the ready these containers are a popular choice. And demand is growing.Read More