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Hints of the Pre-Rut in the Mid-South

Photo by Will Brantley Bucks in Kentucky and Tennessee are getting serious about rubs and scrapes. This guy is making a scrape on the edge of a food plot. Though it’s still very much the early season for much of the region, numerous rubs and the first active scrapes are appearing farther north. In the past week, I’ve found fresh buck sign in both Kentucky and Tennessee.
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