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How to Make a Trotline

How to make a trotline. Trotlines are one of the old time-tested methods when you want to catch a lot of catfish in a hurry. When you need to make a “meat haul” or just want to fish around the clock while spending your vacation time doing other things, set out a trotline or two and you will always come home with fish! Here are some simple instructions on how to rig up and set out a trotline.

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How to; Jug fishing for catfish…An easy way to make your own jugs!

Want to know how to make your own catfish jugs? Here’s an effective catfish catching trick…

Jug fishing for catfish has become one of my favorite ways to quickly get meat on the table. I use some homemade jugs constructed from foam pool noodles and PVC pipe. I made these jugs in one afternoon and they are my go-to arsenal when I need to fill up the boat for a fish fry. Now for the rundown on how you can  do it…

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