The Big Red Carp Fishing Blog
Anyone tried sunflower hearts as carp bait? These are actually de-husked sunflower seeds, and unlike the seeds themselves, the hearts sink OK.
I see so much 'advice' about the 'correct' way to prepare Red Band Pigeon Conditioner suggesting that you simply need to put the Red Band in a freezer box, pour on boiling water, leave for 24 hours and bingo! the bait will be ready.
In the past I wrote a short piece on here about using glycerin - aka glycerol - to help preserve a batch of bait with photos showing some treated high attract hookbaits which I glugged in Glycerin on the 20th November 2015.
Did you know that you can extend the shelf life of your boiled bait by simply giving the boilies a light coating of Glycerin?
If you are looking for a groundbait that will compact into nice solid balls, that will not break up in flight, and will only break down slowly on the lakebed, read on!
Ever since Haith's started offering selected base mixes for the home roller, anglers have been asking if there is a rolling company that we recommend. Clearly there is a huge market out there for anglers who either don't have the time, or the inclination to roll their own bait, especially when a large amount is to be rolled.