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Food for fish

Gary Constantine

(Left) Gary Constantine, owner of tackle shop, Eildon; (Right) Mudeye (larva of a dragonfly)
Left: Gary Constantine, owner of tackle shop, Eildon. Right: Mudeye (larva of a dragonfly). Photos: Nick Drayson.

 

'The most popular bait at the moment?

Definitely mud-eyes.

For brown trout, rainbow trout, you'll even get the natives - yellowbelly and redfin'll take them every now and then - depends on the temperature of the water and everything like that, whether they're feeding at the surface or down the bottom.'