Host Rob Keck has an outstanding show for you this week with the VP of Governmental Affairs for Pheasants Forever, Dave Nomsen and Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue. Also joining the show is Katie Mitchell, Bass Pro Shops Communications Manager who will talk about the many exciting things happening this fall at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s.
Nomsen, talks about the Farm Bill, and its conservation programs, such as the all-important-to-pheasants Conservation Reserve Program. The Conservation Reserve Program pays farmers to take land out of production in favor of wildlife habitat.
Perdue, a passionate sportsman and 31st Secretary of Agriculture will talk about our National Forests and the management challenges with pests, disease, heavy fuel loads, and horrific wild fires.
Catch these unique interviews and tune in to Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio on Saturday, October 6, at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET on RURAL RADIO SiriusXM Channel 147.
Each week, Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World draws upon outdoor experts from across the country, including those within the Bass Pro Shops family. Rob Keck, Bass Pro Shops’ director of conservation, and his guests provide listeners with the latest information about hunting, fishing and wildlife conservation.
About Bass Pro Shops®
Bass Pro Shops is North America’s premier outdoor and Conservation Company. Founded in 1972 when avid young angler Johnny Morris began selling tackle out of his father’s liquor store in Springfield, Missouri, today the company provides customers with unmatched offerings spanning premier destination retail, outdoor equipment manufacturing, world-class resort destinations and more. In 2017 Bass Pro Shops acquired Cabela’s to create a “best-of-the-best” experience with superior products, dynamic locations and outstanding customer service. Bass Pro Shops also operates White River Marine Group, offering an unsurpassed collection of industry-leading boat brands, and Big Cedar Lodge, America’s Premier Wilderness Resort. Under the visionary conservation leadership of Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops is a national leader in protecting habitat and introducing families to the outdoors and has been named by Forbes as “one of America’s Best Employers.”