NFL: Vikings change tune, suspend Peterson

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Finding pheasants tougher this year

Email

By Sam Cook

Northland Outdoors

MADISON, Minn. -- We knew what we were up against when we heard the neighboring farmer's report after picking 72 acres of corn.

"I picked the whole South Farm," Stan Patzer had said, "and I didn't see one pheasant."

Gary Larson and I were at his family's farm near Madison for a delayed pheasant opener. Each of us had other obligations on the Oct. 15 opener, but we had come west to hunt Sunday and part of Monday.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement