373 episodes

As Chad chases the waterfowl migration, each new episode, brings you a behind-the-scenes experience at different Duck Hunting Camps across the U.S. Here you’ll get to hear from industry leaders, expert waterfowl hunters, professional athletes and folks that are just as obsessed as you are about waterfowl hunting. You’ll find advice on choosing the right gear, learn new hunting strategies, duck calling techniques, how to prepare wild game and so much more.

So, join the conversation and subscribe to the podcast so you’ll get future episodes downloaded directly to your computer, phone or tablet.

The Fowl Life Chad Belding

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    • 4.9 • 8 Ratings

As Chad chases the waterfowl migration, each new episode, brings you a behind-the-scenes experience at different Duck Hunting Camps across the U.S. Here you’ll get to hear from industry leaders, expert waterfowl hunters, professional athletes and folks that are just as obsessed as you are about waterfowl hunting. You’ll find advice on choosing the right gear, learn new hunting strategies, duck calling techniques, how to prepare wild game and so much more.

So, join the conversation and subscribe to the podcast so you’ll get future episodes downloaded directly to your computer, phone or tablet.

    E383 - The Legendary Shotgun Master, Rob Roberts

    E383 - The Legendary Shotgun Master, Rob Roberts

    Back at it talking guns and we are with the gun master! The shotgun wizard! The ying to every shotgun shooter’s yang. We have the one and only, Rob Roberts, back on the show to talk chokes and patterns and forcing cones and triggers and cerakote and sights and turkeys and ducks and so much more! We love having Rob in the duck blind! We love sharing a cold beer with Rob! And we absolutely love having Rob on the show! Enjoy the gun talk! This episode is brought to you by Rob Roberts Custom Gunworks, Bad Boy Mowers, Benelli Shotguns, Federal Premium Black Cloud, Hi Viz Sights, Banded Brands, Merlo Waterfowl, California Watwrfowl Association, Safari Club International, Jargon Game Calls, Realtree Brand Camo, and KERSHAW Knives!

    • 1 hr 12 min
    E382 - Simply Perfect, with Benelli's Bret Maffett

    E382 - Simply Perfect, with Benelli's Bret Maffett

    Talking shotguns is our kinda lingo! Or shall we say, our type of Jargon! We all know that Benelli truly is the best waterfowl shotgun ever designed and built! Just when we think they have done it all, they introduce more new guns to the market and wow us again! Director of Product Development for Benelli, Bret Maffett, joins Chad to discuss everything Benelli including culture, engineering, design, build, fit, technology, and all of the new concepts being introduced to the market in 2024! It’s Benelli! It’s duck hunting! It's Simply Perfect! This episode is brought to you by Benelli Shotguns, Bad Boy Mowers, Federal Premium Black Cloud, Hi Viz Sights, Rob Roberts Custom Gunworks, LEER Toppers, Corning Ford, California Waterfowl Association, Safari Club International, Jargon Game Calls, and My Outdoor TV.

    • 1 hr 5 min
    E381 - Exploring Wisconsin's Outdoor Heritage: Bridging Divides with Color in the Outdoors

    E381 - Exploring Wisconsin's Outdoor Heritage: Bridging Divides with Color in the Outdoors

    This episode of the Midwest series with Joel Kleefisch, featuring Christopher Kilgour, Founder of Color in the Outdoors, is brought to you by Travel Wisconsin!
    Christopher founded Color in the Outdoors to bridge the gap for Wisconsinites who haven’t had the opportunities to enjoy Wisconsin’s Outdoor Heritage. From cooking wild game to foraging to folk's first hunts, Color In The Outdoors crosses all philosophical boundaries to expose everyone to what they are missing if they don’t get out into the state’s waters and woods!
    Joel and Christopher breech the tough topics about why people who may fundamentally disagree with hunting and avid outdoors users need to get on the same page! Enjoy the conversation!

    • 57 min
    E380 - The CEO Mentality with Jason Vanderbrink

    E380 - The CEO Mentality with Jason Vanderbrink

    Chad is always in search of what it means to have a CEO Mentality, or should we say, The CEO Mentality! He thinks he found it! Jason Vanderbrink, CEO of The Kinetic Group, joins Chad to discuss the business of hunting and ammunition! The Kinetic Group consists of Federal Premium, Hevi-Shot, Remington Ammo, CCI, and more brands that round out this amazing portfolio. Jason has taken these brands to the next level with his team which is dedicated to proven product and customer service that exceeds the norm! From leadership to micromanaging, to product development, to challenging his employees, Chad tries to weave in and out of what makes Jason’s brain tick! The hunting business is so special and we are honored to have Jason as our guest! This episode is brought to you by Bad Boy Mowers, Federal Premium Black Cloud, Benelli Shotguns, Hi Viz Sights, Rob Roberts Custom Gunworks, Banded Brands, Avery Outdoors, KERSHAW Knives, MOJO Outdoors, LEER Toppers, and Safari Club International!

    • 56 min
    E379 - Living Your Most Authentic Life - with The One and Only, Micheal Waddell

    E379 - Living Your Most Authentic Life - with The One and Only, Micheal Waddell

    When asked "Who is the best to ever do it? To ever do outdoor TV? To ever engage an audience better than anyone in the outdoor industry? To ever bring pure authenticity to the screen and into hundreds of thousands of homes across the country? Who might this be?" Well, according to Chad, it’s the one and only: Michael Waddell! "Waddy," The Bone Collector, joins Chad once again to talk about the culture of hunting, chasing trophies, social media, politics in a way, city folks and country folks, and everything in between! When Waddy speaks, Chad listens, and we hope you all do too! It’s time to become part of the brotherhood! Here’s Waddy! This episode is brought to you by Realtree Brand Camo, The Outdoor Channel, MyOutdoor TV, Benelli Shotguns, Jargon Game Calls, Federal Premium Black Cloud, Hi Viz Sights, Corning Ford, LEER Toppers, and Napa Valley Olive Oil!

    • 1 hr 26 min
    E378 - All Things Ammo - with Dan Compton from Federal Premium Ammunition

    E378 - All Things Ammo - with Dan Compton from Federal Premium Ammunition

    We have always said that our shooting systems are what give us the needed confidence in the field day in and day out! Ammo is one of the most important components of this system and today we are talking about just that! It’s time for the Black Cloud to cover your target and make it rain! Dan Compton of Federal Premium joins Chad to discuss everything ammunition. From technology to raw materials to patterns to the sub-gauge revolution to ethically harvesting ducks and geese, nothing goes unspoken. This episode is on target and it’s brought to you by Federal Premium Black Cloud, Benelli Shotguns, Hi Viz Sights. Rob Roberts Custom Gunworks, Corning Ford, LEER Toppers, Mickey Thompson Tires, Banded Brands, Avery Outdoors, The Provider, and Jargon Game Calls.

    • 1 hr 21 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

Tryon197 ,

Couldn’t be any better!

Been a long time fan of Chad, the flow life show, and the Banded company. Absolutely love the podcasts! Can’t wait to hear all of the amazing advice to become a better overall waterfowler!

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