Episode 10: Talking Upland Almanac with John Gosselin

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Today John Gosselin joins the program to discuss his 20 years publishing the infamous magazine known to hunters everywhere. I talk about the recent news of the Savage Fox as well as the decision to send my German Shorthair to a one month bootcamp with Minutemen Gun Dogs.

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British Guns and La Flor Dominicana Cigars

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Today we cover shotguns from the U.K. Gregg Elliot from Dogs and Doubles joins us again to discuss the history of shotguns from the U.K. and what makes them worth the premium price point. Also joining us is Jonathan Carney from La Flor Dominicana cigars where we discuss their recent winning of cigar of the year as well as cigars ideal for smoking when shooting clays and after the hunt.

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Episode 08: Interview with Mike “Uplandish” Thompson

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Today artist Uplandish joins us to talk about grouse hunting in western Washington behind a labrador on public lands. He has spent the majority of his life hunting public lands and, as a result, has become an outspoken advocate for saving public lands. We debate federal government control vs state control of public lands. 

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Episode 07: Interview with Gregg Elliot from Dogs and Doubles

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Today Gregg Elliot from Dogs and Doubles joins us to discuss buying, selling, and collecting vintage guns. We dive into his past and what brought about the idea for Dogs and Doubles. Also making her first appearance this episode is my wife Grace. She joins us to discuss our recent acquisition of a 9 week old Bracco Italiano. We also ask the hard hitting questions of why she hasn’t divorced me yet despite me bringing home another dog and even more shotguns.

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Episode 05: Interview with Krieghoff Pro Staff Instructor Mike Blaisdell

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Today Krieghoff Pro Staff Instructor Mike Blaisdell joins us to discuss the current state of trap shooting in the US and his history of the sport. We also get talk about his time as the commissioner of New Hampshire Fish & Game. Later in the episode in Clays and Birds Tobacconist Corner we talked about humidors.

Episode 04: Interview with Shawn “Birddogdoc” Wayment of Upland Ways

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Episode 03: Interview with Giuseppe Papandrea “The Grousefather”

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Episode 02: Interview with Mike Adams of Copper Upland Supply

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