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ICAST is Only 43 Days Away!
Now is the time to ensure that you have all your preparations made for the world’s largest recreational fishing trade show.
In this issue of News, we have touched on important deadlines and other information you need to know to have a successful and enjoyable ICAST experience.
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ICAST 2017 Updates
Don’t wait one more day to register for the trade show and make your housing arrangements.
ASA would like to thank its generous members who signed on as ICAST sponsors.
On the Water, ICAST’s expansive product demonstration area for buyers and media, has added some additional great features.
Join the fun in the 2017 ICAST Cup presented by FLW and help Keep America Fishing by showcasing your anglers and products on the water.
It’s time to shoot some birdies, and catch some bass.
What you need to know about voting in the New Product Showcase.
From Industry Breakfast Keynote Speaker Jay Baer to sessions on how to improve your bottom line, we have a great array of business development sessions.
Data from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the Outdoor Foundation, all show positive trends in sportfishing license sales.
Government Affairs and Fisheries Policy Updates
The Modernizing Recreational Fisheries Management Act of 2017 was introduced in House by Reps. Garret Graves, Gene Green, Daniel Webster and Rob Wittman to improve public access to America’s federal waters, promote conservation of our marine natural resources and spur economic growth.