The Big Honker Podcast is your ultimate authority on all things waterfowl hunting!! The show's hosts are Jeff Stanfield, owner of Stanfield Hunting Outfitters and Andy Shaver, head guide at Stanfield Hunting Outfitters. You will not find a duo more knowledgeable about the hunting industry than these two! Join them as they give you an all access pass into what most hunters dream about, which is to hunt for a living! Not only will they be giving you a peek behind the curtain on what its like to run one of North America's largest outfitters but each episode will be filled with discussions on topics such as scouting, decoy spreads, migration and hatch reports, product reviews, retriever training, calling tips and techniques, as well as tactics they use everyday to make each hunt a success... Couple that with the occasional tall tale from past hunts and special guests interviews from waterfowl industry leaders this show will be a fun ride and a must listen for everyone from the most hardcore hunter to the hunter that only hits the field twice a year.
Episode #820: The Women
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by their wives, Michelle Stanfield & Jessy Shaver. They discuss the hectic past waterfowl season, finding family balance with the lodge and home life, growing up today vs the ’80’s, travel, and finding passion and purpose in life.
Episode #819: Trevor Austin
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by Trevor Austin of Pacific Calls. The guys look at all of the exciting new things to come from Pacific Calls this offseason, Trevor outlines their first ever Turkey Rodeo Tournament hosted by the team at Pacific Calls, which will be turkey hunting competition with tons of prizes, and Trevor tells of the wild time the Pacific crew had at the latest hunting show.
Episode #818: Don Collyer
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by Don Collyer from Southern Oak Kennels North. The guys discuss how to attack the offseason with your hunting dog to ensure minimal rust this coming hunting season. Don shares his favorite part of dog training, the guys look at the versatility of the Labrador retriever, and Jeff tells of his teenage years at field trials.
Episode #817: Chris Ferrara
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by the owner of US Fire Pump, Chris Ferrara. Chris was the owner of Ferrara Fire Apparatus, specializing in fire truck innovation and manufacturing rigs that would shipped all over the world. He would later sell that company and go on to create US Fire Pump.
Chris and his team also assembled a crew of expert firefighters that specialize in fighting fires at the industrial level.
They discuss how a volunteer project put him on the path of starting his first company, fighting large scale industrial fires, including, the Deer Park, Texas fire, and his innovating methods to fighting fire.
Episode #816: Super Bowl & Chat GPT
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver look back on the Super Bowl and the moments that made the difference in the game. They also look at some startling advancements in AI, and then the guys play with Chat GPT.
Episode #815: Devlin Duvenhage
Jeff Stanfield & Andy Shaver are joined by asylum seeker from South Africa, Devlin Duvenhage. Devlin and his family were driven from their family land and home in South Africa, for fear of death, by the Zulu tribe.
They discuss the day Devlin’s family was given the ultimatum of life or death, the real life consequences of reparations, starting over with nothing, moving to America, and the double standards when seeking asylum in America.
We need more Clay Reid!!!
Come on guys
Instead of advertising calling and killing coon why don’t you advertise giving a coon hunter permission to hunt it’s more effective and you support fellow outdoorsmen
It was great to hear you guys and Brad talk about past stories from my family’s sporting goods store. Knutson’s is still alive and well! I had my dad and grandpa listen to the episode and it took them down memory lane! We will be heading back to North Dakota in a couple weeks! My dad says he has plenty of more stories about the Sullivans!