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  • 2020, Dolphin Fishing - Angling Techniques

    A rotation-style dolphin fishing technique involves catching every fish that appears. It involves using steady food, such as menhaden oil, chum, and chunks, to keep pelagic food vacuums happy. The process involves drawing a fish away from the school, sending out hooked bait, and sending out loan chunks. This method is effective for both big sport fishers and center consoles.

  • 2020, Dolphin Fishing - Chumming and Chunking

    A dolphin fishing video demonstrates how to catch a large school of fish using menhaden oil, chumming, and chunking. These techniques trigger feeding behavior, keep dolphins happy, and keep the food flowing. It's crucial to avoid overcrowding and maintain a steady supply of food to avoid losing the school.

  • Live Chumming Yellowfin Tuna

    2018, Tuna Fishing - Live Bait Chumming Yellowfin - Venice Louisiana

    Yellowfin tuna fishing in the Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana is a paradise due to its structure and nutrients. Capt. Josh Howard demonstrates key techniques for chumping tuna and catching them quickly. Learn about his preferred tackle and baiting strategies for easy catching.

  • Bluefin Tuna Fishing Video

    2018, Tuna Fishing - Giant Bluefin in Nova Scotia

    In this In The Spread fishing video, RJ Boyle and Any Moyes discuss baiting and fishing giant bluefin tuna in Nova Scotia's shallow waters. They discuss heavy custom tackle, specialized rigs, and baiting tactics for hand-picking. Although Nova Scotia's fishing is unique, the techniques and knowledge shared can be applied globally.

  • Chunking Drifting and Live Baiting Yellowfin Tuna

    2018, Tuna Fishing - Chunking Drifting and Live Baiting Yellowfin

    Discover the secrets to catching yellowfin tuna in the Bahamas from top tuna fishermen in S. Florida. Discover their trip planning, baits, tackle, and tactics for catching yellowfin. Learn about chunking, drifting, live baiting, electronics, working birds, trolling lures, and keeping fish close to your boat for quick catch.

  • Chunking and Chumming for Yellowfin Tuna

    2018, Tuna Fishing - Chunking and Chumming Yellowfin

    Venice, Louisiana is known for its abundant yellowfin tuna fishing, with captains and crews using advanced tactics and techniques. Capt. Josh Howard utilizes trawl boat by-catch to create a healthy chum slick, while In The Spread fishing video teaches ideal baits, chumming, and chunking. Fishing in the Gulf of Mexico relies on working fixed or mobile fish aggregators, making trowl boats an excellent fishing opportunity.

  • The Basics of Chumming for Mangrove Snapper

    2023, The Basics of Chumming for Mangrove Snapper

    Chumming is a effective fishing technique for mangrove snapper, attracting fish to specific areas by releasing bait into the water. Different styles include chunking, grinding, and bagging. Mangrove snapper, part of the Lutjanidae family, feed on small fish, shrimp, and crabs near mangrove shorelines. They are migratory predators and aggressive predators.

  • Yellowfin Tuna Videos - Catch More

    2020, Yellowfin Tuna Videos - Catch More

    The author, a southeastern US native, started fishing in Louisiana for yellowfin tuna. He grew hooked on the sport and wanted to share his knowledge with others. He developed the idea for In The Spread fishing videos during his time in the Bahamas, aiming to provide hard core instructional content for public consumption.

  •  Chunking Yellowfin Tuna

    2020, Chunking Yellowfin Tuna

    Chunking for yellowfin tuna can be challenging but requires understanding the fish's behavior and the right size leader. Different fishermen use different strategies, including open water and man-made structures like oil platforms and deep water trawl boats. Yellowfin tuna are voracious feeders, so understanding their feeding habits is crucial for success in this expensive endeavor.

  • Chumming for Tuna

    2020, Chumming for Tuna

    Chumming for tuna is an art form that can be lethal when executed correctly. Yellowfin and bluefin tuna are highly migratory, with migration patterns overlapping with baitfish. Chumming allows you to switch the tuna's focus to your offerings, allowing you to catch more fish and avoid obstacles. In The Spread's library of tuna fishing videos provides valuable knowledge.

  • Catch More By Chumming for Mangrove Snapper

    2020, Catch More By Chumming for Mangrove Snapper

    Chumming for mangrove snapper is a popular tactic, as it produces more fish than other tactics. The species is finicky and prefers structure-oriented environments like rock piles, reefs, pilings, wrecks, and oil platforms. Tackle varies based on water quality and structure, with light tackle fluorocarbon leaders in the 12-20 range for inshore and 30-60 pound for offshore. Line sensitivity and hook placement are crucial for successful fishing.

  • Chunking and Chumming for Big Yellowfin Tuna

    2018, Chunking and Chumming for Big Yellowfin Tuna

    Venice, Louisiana, is a popular fishing destination for yellowfin tuna, thanks to its unique blend of freshwater and saltwater. Capt. Josh Howard, a veteran, specializes in chumming and chunking, using trawl boat by-catch to create a tantalizing trail for tuna. The region's underwater topography and artificial structures provide an explosive fishery. Capt. Howard's strategy involves using larger baits and sturdy tackle, while considering factors like water color, temperature, and moon phase.