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Fly-Fishing: Deer Hair Sedge useful, effective, easy to make

Thursday, May 23, 2013
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For decades, fly-tying’s thought leaders have told us we need to make our flies more realistic, because trout have figured out that all the old ones are fake. That idea has been challenged in recent times — now perhaps more eloquently than ever by Bob Wyatt, author of “What Trout Want: The Educated Tout and Other Myths,” published by Headwater Books....

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