Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Podcast

A Weekly Podcast About Hunting, Fishing and Wildlife Conservation

Host Rob Keck, Bass Pro Shops’ Director of Conservation. Listeners can expect tips, news and opinion from outdoor celebrities, lawmakers, outdoor industry legends, hunting and fishing professionals and a host of live shows from Safari Club International, Shot Shows, ICAST and many outdoor associations and foundations.

Catch new podcast episodes every Saturday at 9:00 A.M. Central Time.

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October 10, 2020
Examine the impact of next month's elections on the 2nd Amendment and conservation, with the CEO of Hunter Nation, Luke Hilgemann, talking about their "Hunt the Vote" campaign, and Joe Bartozzi, the President and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation, covering NSSF’s "GunVote" initiative. Both Hunt the Vote and GunVote are working hard to engage hunters, recreational shooters and gun owners to register, and to VOTE!
October 3, 2020
Hear from two icons of the hunting world, talking whitetails and the many elements that make pursuing them the crown jewel of hunting! The magic of deer hunting has captivated hunters young and old, from north to south, east to west for many generations, with more deer hunters than of any other type of game pursued. Mark and Terry Drury, share their groundbreaking Deercast tool, how Covid has impacted outdoor recreation, and the satisfaction of helping their mom bag her first deer. Then Bass Pro Shops Communications Specialist Faith Roane has exciting news for golf fans and flannel lovers!
September 26, 2020
Sit down for a special one-on-one with BPS Founder Johnny Morris, talking about family and sharing the love of the outdoors, his dedication to conservation through the Wonders of Wildlife Museum and Aquarium, how Tracker boats changed the game in retail, and the silver lining of Covid-19 for outdoor enthusiasts.
September 19, 2020
Hearing is one of the most important senses that an outdoorsman or woman possesses. It's how you enjoy this podcast!  But for baby boomers especially, years of shooting with unprotected ears has taken its toll on the ability to hear turkey and deer in the woods. Dr. Bill Dickenson, an expert in the field of audiology, explains how he is targeting sportsmen specifically with his groundbreaking new technology called TETRA.  Then hear from hall of fame hunter, long time TV host, and TETRA user Cuz Strickland about how the technology has given new life to his career. 
September 12, 2020
September is Tree Stand Safety Awareness Month, as the month that most hunters head back to the woods to hang stands in preparation for the upcoming hunting season. Glen Mayhew, President at the Tree Stand Safety Awareness Foundation, talks about the variety of safety options and considerations that a hunter has whether using a climbing, ladder or lock-on stand, and hear from two survivors, Tim Peters and Mickey Black, who will tell their harrowing stories of life-threatening tree stand falls.
September 9, 2020
Learn all about whitetails and the many elements that make pursuing them the crown jewel of hunting, with an icon of the whitetail world, the host of ‘Growing Deer TV,’ Dr. Grant Woods, covering the best ways to process and store your venison, the threat of chronic wasting disease and how to prevent spreading it, how to keep your scent under wraps during a hunt, and more! Plus, Bass Pro Shops Communications Specialist Faith Roane has some exciting announcements for golf enthusiasts and fans in the Memphis area!
August 29, 2020
Dive into the impact of this November's elections on 2nd Amendment and conservation, with the CEO of Hunter Nation, Luke Hilgemann, talking about the "Hunt the Vote" campaign, and Joe Bartozzi, the President and CEO of the National Shooting Sports Foundation, covering NSSF’s "GunVote" initiative. Both Hunt the Vote and GunVote are playing big roles to engage hunters, recreational shooters and gun owners to register, and to VOTE!
August 22, 2020
Feel the mist of the sea and taste the salt of the surf as we talk saltwater fishing with the President of the Center of Sportfishing Policy, Jeff Angers. The Center for Sportfishing Policy represents our nation’s saltwater recreational fishing industry and the millions of Americans for whom recreational fishing is a way of life. Learn about how the Great American Outdoors Act will benefit fisheries, get the details of a high-tech new device for more ethical release, and hear about where the best fishing is available right now and in the months ahead.
August 15, 2020
Head to the East Room of the White House, where earlier this month, President Donald J. Trump signed into law the Great American Outdoor Act, the most significant conservation and outdoors legislation in decades. Hear exclusive audio from the signing ceremony, featuring the President, Vice President Mike Pence, Ivanka Trump, Senator Rob Portman, and other lawmakers. Then, the 53rd Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior, David Bernhardt joins the show, to explain how this Act is also a job creations bill, and what the first steps will be to turn this legislation into action. 
August 8, 2020
The best-selling comedy artist of all time, Jeff Foxworthy, covers his comedy career, passion for the outdoors, how he's spending time on the farm now that he isn't touring, and why he leads a weekly Bible study for the homeless. Then, Jim Liberatore, Outdoor Sportsman Group President and CEO, shares how 45 million hunters and anglers are aiming to bypass Hollywood with a powerful new pro-hunting film called “The Harvest.”