2018 SEMINAR SCHEDULE

Every year there are new and exciting things to see, learn, and do at the Yankee Sportsman’s Classic. Take a look below at the 2017 seminar schedule, to see what we had at the 2017 Yankee Sportsman’s Classic.

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Friday, Jan 20, 2017 | Saturday, Jan 21, 2017 | Sunday, Jan 22, 2017

Friday, January 20th, 2017 | 12pm-7pm

Time Bissonette Room McEwing Room Stevens Room
1:00pm Tactics for Hunting Whitetails on Bare Ground: BWB’s Jim Bernardin Ice Fishing in the Modern Age: Nate Smead Food Plots A to Z: Mike Farnham
2:00pm The Where and How of Hunting Big Bucks: Ken Hammel   Hare Hunting with Beagles: Tom Jones
3:00pm Tracking Mature Whitetails: Dinitto and Massett   Advanced Turkey Hunting Tactics: Joe Judd, Quaker Boy Prostaff
4:00pm Hunting Big Woods Bucks: Hal Blood   Coyote Hunting: Bob Howe
5:00pm 2016 Big Buck Adventures: The Benoit Brothers   Bow-fishing “The newest archery craze”: Capt. Matt Houser
6:00pm Tracking Mature Whitetails: Dinitto and Massett   Advanced Turkey Hunting Tactics: Joe Judd, Quaker Boy Prostaff

Saturday, January 21st, 2017 | 9am-7pm

Time Bissonette Room McEwing Room Stevens Room
10:00am The Where and How of Hunting Big Bucks: Ken Hammel Confessions of a Whitetail Decoy: Clark Johnson The Ins and Outs of Fly Fishing: Bob Howe
11:00am Short Film, A Tribute to the Benoits, and Award Ceremony with Gov. Scott    
12:00pm Tracking Mature Whitetails: Dinitto and Massett   Deer Herd, Issues and Answers: Nick Fortin VT Deer Biologist
1:00pm Advanced Turkey Hunting Tactics: Joe Judd, Quaker Boy Prostaff Ice Fishing in the Modern Age: Nate Smead Celebrating VT Youth Hunting: VT Fish and Wildlife
2:00pm Bow-fishing “The newest archery craze”: Capt. Matt Houser Hare Hunting with Beagles: Tom Jones Confessions of a Whitetail Decoy: Clark Johnson
3:00pm Hunting Trophy Maine Moose: BWB’s Lee Schanz Vermont Black Bear Hunting: Jim Roy NWTF Vermont Turkey Hunting Symposium
4:00pm Hunting Big Woods Bucks: Hal Blood   Food Plots A to Z: Mike Farnham
5:00pm 2016 Big Buck Adventures: The Benoit Brothers   Advanced Turkey Hunting Tactics: Joe Judd, Quaker Boy Prostaff
6:00pm Tracking Mature Whitetails: Dinitto and Massett   Strength and Conditioning for Buck Hunters: BWB’s Matt Breton
Time Upstairs Seminar Room
9:30am-12:00pm Vermont State Duck & Goose Calling Contest
Chris Ingram vermontcallingcontest@gmail.com or 802- 458-2927
1:15pm-2:30pm Celebrity Whitetail Symposium
3:15pm Field Dressing and Whole Deer Processing: Theresa and Rodney Elmer

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017 | 9am-4pm

Time Bissonette Room McEwing Room Stevens Room
10:00pm Tracking Mature Whitetails: Dinitto and Massett E-Scouting “using new scouting technology”: BWB’s Jeff Doyle Snowshoe Hare Hunting: Bob Howe
11:00pm Hunting Big Woods Bucks: Hal Blood Confessions of a Whitetail Decoy: Clark Johnson Bow-fishing “The newest archery craze”: Capt. Matt Houser
12:00pm 2016 Big Buck Adventures: The Benoit Brothers   Advanced Turkey Hunting Tactics: Joe Judd, Quaker Boy Prostaff
1:00pm The Where and How of Hunting Big Bucks: Ken Hammel   Vermont Black Bear Hunting: Jim Roy
2:00pm Hunting Big Woods Bucks: Hal Blood   Ice Fishing in the Modern Age: Nate Smead
3:00pm      
Time Upstairs Seminar Room
10:00am NWTF Turkey Calling Competition
Ron Lafreniere ronlafreniere@outdrs.net or 802-434-4274
1:00pm Whole Bear Processing and Field Dressing: Theresa and Rodney Elmer