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March Happenings

Club Hatchery Trip On Monday March 18th seventeen FFC members visited the the Florida Bass Conservation Center in Webster, FL. It is the largest of two freshwater fish production hatcheries in the state. Along with Largemouth Bass and Crappie, it … Continue reading

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Scott Bisping of FWC On Harris Chain

Scott Bisping of Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation (FWC) presented a comprehensive review of the Harris Chain of Lakes as a fishery.  His review included many graphs of the areas of study. The data was drawn from electo-shocking, creel surveys, … Continue reading

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Fish Of The Month – February 2019

Its always fun opening my inbox and seeing what members have submitted. It looks like February was a good month for several FFC members. The first report came from FFC member Ron DeLeonardis. While most of us swear by a … Continue reading

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2019 Villages Outdoor Expo

This years event was very well attended and the interest in fishing is still very strong. With the help of FFC members Bill Gorman and Phil Beitel we were able to answer everyone’s questions during the two day event. The … Continue reading

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Villages Bass Fishing Tournament – 2019

Now in its 10th year, The Villages Bass Fishing Tournament is going strong. On Tuesday, February 19th a total of 59 anglers put their skills to work fishing Bonita, Poinciana, and Ashland ponds. Fishing started promptly at 7:30 AM and … Continue reading

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February Guest Speaker – Trevor Fitzgerald

When it comes to quality rods, “Fitzgerald Fishing” has really made its mark and they are quickly becoming the rod of choice for both pro and amateur anglers. We were very fortunate to have Trevor Fitzgerald, the man who started … Continue reading

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Fish Of The Month – January 2019

Only three days into the new year, FFC members Rip and Marni Strautman have reported not one but two Lake Rodman trophy catches. Rip’s 10lb. 7oz. giant hit early morning and it only got better from there. Shortly after noon, … Continue reading

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