Photo by Stephen Maturen Don't neglect your machine's cooling system when riding in hot weather. Many things can happen to your machine during the summer working schedule while preparing food plots or exploring potential hunt locations. Show More Summary
Photo by Stephen Maturen Here's how to keep your machine cool when the weather is hot. Many things can happen to your machine during the summer working schedule while preparing food plots or exploring potential hunt locations. One thing that gets very little attention is the cooling system of your machine. Show More Summary
Photo by Whitetail Institute Wheat, rye, oats, and triticale shoot up green and stay green till frozen into dormancy. This summer has been the summer of drought in much of whitetail country. The part of upstate NY that I hail from has been hit hard real. Show More Summary
With a mild summer and plenty of rain, the Fall 2016 deer season in Pike County, Illinois, is looking to be one of the best in recent years. Food plots are full and lush, leading to plenty of food for the deer herd. Does and fawns are healthy and bucks are growing impressive racks. Show More Summary
"This is my hood, and this is where I grow," says Sophia Buggs of her thriving Youngstown, OH, farm. Urban farmer Sophia Buggs doesn’t like the term “food desert.” After all, her plot of land sits in the middle of a neighborhood that...Show More Summary
According to an on-going radio-collar study of deer movement by Penn State University, up to 25 percent of young does and 75 The post Hard and Soft Mast Food Plot Trees – A One-Two Punch for Improving Deer Habitat appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Photo by Jonathan Bartlett Now’s the time to make the habitat healthier. Dreams and reality are two words used often in habitat management. Your dream was a lush field where you’d see 20 deer a night and get a shot at a good buck. Your...Show More Summary
Facebook Accused Of Supporting Terrorists In Lawsuits Lawyers filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Facebook Inc., alleging it allowed the Palestinian militant Hamas group to use the platform to plot attacks that killed four Americans and wounded one in Israel, the West Bank and Jerusalem. Show More Summary
Food Plots: A DIY Irrigation System by OutdoorLife I've never claimed to be the world's greatest deer hunter. In fact, I think I've made it plenty clear that I have to work hard to find success – and that's just the way I like it. To...Show More Summary
Food plots can sometimes look mangy or uneven. This might happen for a number of reasons such as bad seed, defective seeding The post Firminator: The Best Cultipacker Makes for the Best Food Plots appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Photo by Courtesy of Dana Sanders Dana Sanders was working on his food plot when he was bitten by a timber rattlesnake. On a September afternoon, Dana Sanders, 49, was bitten by a timber rattlesnake while working on his food plot in Mississippi. Deer season was opening soon, so my dad and I were out trimming shooting lanes around a food plot. Show More Summary
After surveying nutritionists and Americans, the NY Times has plotted the results, showing some surprising disagreements. Is Sushi ‘Healthy’? What About Granola? Where Americans and Nutritionists Disagree charts the differences in opinion,...Show More Summary
Photo by Tony Hansen Dry summer weather is a problem for deer hunters, and it's about more than just food plots. “Knee-high by the Fourth of July.” That's the oft-repeated line I've heard around my small farming community for as long as I can remember. Show More Summary
In episode #6 of the new 100% Wild Podcast (formerly known as Whitetail Q&A), we’re joined by Dr. Grant Woods of Growing Deer TV to answer a listener submitted question about preparing new food plots and how you might be able to...
Photo by Will Brantley Brantley planted this clover plot in the early spring, but by May, it was full of volunteer ryegrass. He sprayed it a few weeks ago with Arrest Max, a grass-selective herbicide from Whitetail Institute. The grass...Show More Summary
WEST POINT, MS – This time of year means that parts of the whitetails’ range are or could soon be under a The post 6 Tips for Drought Proofing Food Plots appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Often when we think about our wedding, we view it as if it's going to be a plot line inside a classic Disney fairy tale. There will be endless doves flying high in the sky and more delicious food surrounding us than our bellies can digest. Show More Summary
/ Is Clover the Ultimate Food Plot Crop? by OutdoorLife At the risk of sounding redundant, I want to talk clover a bit more this week. That’s probably because it’s time to get serious about the clover plots on Noah’s farm. It’s been an unusually cold, wet spring here in southern Michigan. Show More Summary
By Mark Kenyon In this week’s #WiredToHuntWeekly video I’m working on planting a “food plot screen” that will keep one of my food plots secluded from view of the road and hopefully will encourage more daylight deer activity. Check out...
Improving the habitat of your land lends itself to improving the number and quality of your deer in hunting season. Successfully doing The post The Firminator Makes Planting Small Food Plots Easy appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.