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Mark Norquist is Publisher and Editor of Modern Carnivore. He's spent a good part of his life outdoors. He has a passion for hunting, fishing, foraging and eating healthy food.

Iraq War Vet Erik Packard discusses how Wilderness Heals

Wilderness Heals Army Vet Struggling with PTSD

When Army Veteran Erik Packard returned from his second tour in Iraq he was struggling with PTSD.  He found it challenging to reconnect with life back at home that now seemed...

/ July 27, 2016

Grilling Grass-fed Beef The Right Way

Independence Day is almost here which means many people will be firing up the grill for a celebration with family and friends. While your freezer may be vacant of last season’s...

/ June 27, 2016

Do Hunters Conserve Wildlife?

Do hunters conserve wildlife? This is a question put to two teams recently as part of the Intelligence Squared US debate. If you’re not familiar with the format of this...

/ May 27, 2016

Learn To Fillet A Fish

Congratulations, you've caught your first fish! Now what? In this video we'll show you step-by-step instructions to fillet your catch.

/ May 14, 2016

How to Catch Your First Fish

In this first video of a three-part series we’ll show you how to catch your first fish. The equipment needed will cost you less than $100, and most everyone can...

/ May 8, 2016

Fiddleheads: The Wildest Veggie

Fiddleheads are the furled fronds of a young fern. Say that 10 times really fast! If you’ve never tried fiddleheads you’re missing out on a fun way to get your...

/ April 12, 2016

We’re All Born Hunters…

Film Producer Clay Hayes discusses bowhunting and hunting traditions in his film Untamed.

/ August 23, 2015

Got Beef?

The U.S. House recently repealed a law called COOL which stands for "Country of Origin Label" related to meat being sold in the U.S.

/ May 24, 2015

Make My Meal – Panfish Tacos

In this recipe Chef Lukas Leaf prepares Panfish Tacos from a fresh catch of crappies. Any type of white meat panfish will work for this simple and delicious recipe. Complexity: 3...

/ May 8, 2015

Book Review: DEERLAND

DEERLAND is a book from Lyons Press and written by Al Cambronne. It takes a thoughtful look at the complexities that surround the wild deer herd in America. As a...

/ March 1, 2015