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As fishing enthusiasts with a total commitment to delivering real (reel) results, Uncle Josh offers the following news relating to the best fishing bait on the market today. We take special pride in developing a multitude of baits to match any set of conditions and any target fish. Use these articles to keep you up to date on the latest fishing tackle related news. Afterwards, check out our wide selection of baits including bass bait, walleye bait and trout bait.

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The spawn and pre-spawn bite for bass and panfish in Southern Wisconsin has finally begun. While some lakes along the US and Canada border are still thawing out, lakes in Texas are starting summer. Luckily, there are a few baits that will work for both extremes. The Uncle Josh Bait Company has long been touted as the best pork rind bait manufactur...
Spring Walleyes on the new Sizmic Grub! DePere, WI is the place to be right now for numbers of fish. The size isn't too bad either. Most fish being caught now are 19-25" with several fish over 26". Take a look at the best Walleye bait for sale online at Hard and Soft Fishing.
It’s the little things that bring out the “cold” in ice fishing. Re-rigging rods, rummaging through tackle trays, untangling lines and any other drain on efficiency and convenience can cost an ice angler hours worth of fun and comfort. But add generous helpings of organization and ease to the ice sled, and a worthy iceman can fe...
Anglers who live within reach of the Great Lakes have incredible late season opportunities to catch world-class brown trout and big steelhead long after fellow fishermen have called it quits! Each fall, trophy brown trout and “steelies” follow spawning coho and Chinook salmon into harbors and river mouths in a staggered progression tha...
October is prime time to open up your bag of tricks. Smallmouth, largemouth, crappie, trout, salmon, steelhead and all of the esox family members are hungry and on the prowl. Many species congregate or school up at this time. Bass have moved into shallow cover again or moved tight to classic structure such as deep weed edges, inside turns on break...
Talk to pro anglers about the most significant additions to tackle box and skill sets in recent years, and many will single out soft swimbaits.  Why? The swimbait is a “stealth” search bait in the hands of a skilled angler. It enables him to cover water quickly and find fish without setting off the “alarm” that baits wi...
September launches the pigskin season with talk of football and the aroma of bratwurst in the air. Fittingly, it’s jig-and-pig season, too, with anglers pulling out a wide array of jig styles and weights and matching them with an equally wide selection of pork trailers. But, just as it is for coach and quarterback, the angler’s &ldquo...
Many are the reasons we love to fish, but my friend and fellow fishing writer Bob Rich points to a very special one. “Any time you head to the water, there’s a good chance of seeing something you may never see again!” he said. Bob’s remark resonated in memory following last month’s video shoot with Matt Bichanich and...
The Kalin’s Sizmic Warhead sinker offers a weighty, streamlined way to penetrate thick mats of vegetation and reach bass that thought they had it made in the shade! You know they are there, but how in the world do you reach them? That’s the challenge when big summertime bass take up residence beneath a thick carpet of surface vegetati...
Bass anglers everywhere acknowledge that the “tube” -- represented in the Kalin’s plastic line-up by 3- and 3.5-inch sizes available in 11 colors -- is one of the most versatile tools man ever tied to a fishing line.  You can fish it shallow or drag it deep, fish it unweighted with an erratic jerkbait-like action or stuff it ...