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FFinsider, formerly known as E-news, is the monthly newsletter of Fly Fishers International.  We provide information about the organization's activities, including programs and planned events.  Get the news from all over the FFI world. Past issues are listed below and we invite you to sign up to receive the publication.


Please call the office at 406-222-9369 or e-mail operations@flyfishersinternational.org to submit your inquiry.

2021 August 08 THE DISPATCHGrab your spot at the FFI Virtual Expo, a premiere online educational event for fly fishers.
2021 August 08Places, Set, Action! FFI announces the Film Competition in conjunction with the FFI Virtual Expo. Update on FFI Conservation grant.
2021 July 07FFI announces annual membership meeting to be held online July 17. Get an update on Klamath River. The Osprey is now available online.
2021 June 06Women's Fly Fishing month is announced. FFI's new website is launched. Learn more about FFI's Conservation grants.
2020 Mar 03 THE DISPATCHInformation from FFI President and CEO Patrick Berry - FFI responds to COVID-19.
2020 Mar 03FFI expands international presence, Conservation grants and scholarships, Education Committee provides report.
2020 Feb 02 THE DISPATCHInformation from FFI President and CEO Patrick Berry about new membership project being developed.
2019 Nov 11First CICP event in Mainland China, Tying Times, Learning Center
2019 Oct 10Pere Marquette River Conservation Grant, FTG Bronze Award Handbook Updated, FFI Memorial Fund Recognition for Frank Johnson
2019 Sep 09FFI Offers New Member Benefits, Support FFI's Programs, Annual Award Recipients
2019 Aug 08Conservation Edition of E-news, Save Bristol Bay, Supports Efforts to Raise Funds for Saving Fishery
2019 Jun 06Board of Directors Election, Industry Partner Program Expanding, Osprey Publication Now Available
2019 May 05In the Heart of the Rockies highlights climate change, Conservation grants awarded, Casting video teaches about loops.
2019 Apr 04Flyfisher magazine now available online, Expo registration opening soon, First Fly Tying Challenge announced
2019 Mar 03 Conservation News Public lands package passed by Congress, waiting on the President's signature
2019 Feb 02FFI Learning Center expands online materials. Casting videos now available. FTG announces Fly Tying Challenge. FFI says goodbye to Frank Johnson.
2018 12 December Happy Holidays! Tom Logan addresses the Suncoast Fly Fishers, Casting Instructor Program reports on events, December Fly of the Month
2018 11 NovemberMessage from Chairman of the Board, ERMC Regional Expo, the new Guides & Outfitters Association
2018 10 OctoberFFI releases new video reviewing conservation efforts and report on actions provided. Learning Center now online. Tying Times has now been published. 2018 Fair coverage.
2018 05 MayFFI Fair registration open soon. FFI reports on conservation grants at work. Learning Center going online. Fly Tying video library expanded.
2018 03 MarchSupport FFI and win! Join our Councils at the spring shows and conservation grants at work.
2018 01 JanuaryFFI provides volunteers for the Learning Center at the Fly Fishing Shows, The Loop and Tying Times now available. Plan to attend the Fair in Boise ID.
2017 11 - NovemberHappy Thanksgiving to all! Flyfisher magazine is now online. Please don't forget FFI on Giving Tuesday.
2017 10 - OctoberNew publications are now available. Check out The Loop and the Tying Times. Both editions have some great articles. Also, read about the conservation actions FFI has taken in recent days and how you can make your voice heard.
2017 01 - JanuaryFishing Vision produced a trailer about the 2016 Fly Fishing Fair. It's the show season, read about the new locations. North Eastern Council has new website and just finished a great show in Marlboro. Conservation Committee see dhange.
2016 11 - NovemberConservation grant deadline extended to 12/15/16. Plan to give a year-end gift to the IFFF. GLC volunteers set up display at Michigan Welcome Center. New Fly of the Month posted on website.
2016 10 - OctoberNew member benefit program now available which offers discounts on travel, insurance and other programs. The fall edition of The Loop now available.
2016 08 - AugustRead articles from the new President/CEO Len Zickler and Chairman of the Board Tom Logan. Summer edition of The Loop is now available.
2016 06 - JuneNew publications now available, The Loop and Tying Times. Intro to Fly Fishing class offered in Florida. Conservation actions taken to protect habitats.
2016 05 - May2016 Fair Registration opens May 18. Good news from Lake Tahoe. Conservation small grants important to recipients.
2016 04 - April Important notice from the IFFF. April 5 brings changes to membership categories. IFFF launches new website.
2016 01 - JanuaryJapan welcomes IFFF leaders. MCI Committee clarifies protocol. Fly Tying Video Library online.
2015 09 - September2015 Fair, a success, award recipients highlighted, casting and conservation news as well as the event calendar.
2015 12 - DecemberSeasons Greeting from IFFF
2015 11 - NovemberThe Loop and Tying Times is now available to members. Fly plate by Oregon Council hangs in a Japanese fly shop. IFFF opposes mine close to Smith River.
2015 10 - OctoberRead about Texas Clubs working at Lake Kyle, North East Council launches web forum, Native Fish Conservation Areas are approved.
2015 07 - JulyGreenlee visit Pennsylvania Museum, Joan Wulff to attend IFFF Fair in Bend, new edition of The Loop available. Learn about council and club activities.
2015 06 - JuneFair registration now open, learn about successes in the Texas and Chesapeake Council and view the new Fly of the Month pattern.
2015 05 - MayTwo Federators take top honor at One Bug in New York. The Loop and Tying Times are now available. Calling all tiers for the Skills Award Program.
2015 03 - MarchRead about the Federation's beginning 50 years ago. Federation supports Harding University. Texas clubs support Fly Fish Texas.
2015 02 - FebruaryMessage from the Chairman of the Board Committee, Tussle Bug Fly of the Month, upcoming events and more.
2015 01 - JanuaryNew CI test will be used April 1, Fly of the Month Sandy Mite, Winter edition of The Loop now available.