How to Make a Minnow Trap. Tired of buying your own fishing bait every week? With little more than some string and an old plastic soda bottle you can craft your own minnow trap, catching your own minnows in a nearby stream.
Calling All Worms This surprisingly simple technique will unearth some surprising results! Find an area of loose, slightly moist soil (the dirt under a log or landscape timber works well) and push a to stick two to three inches into the ground.