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Stay updated on the latest news going on in the whitetail world! From jaw-dropping record bucks, news from state agencies and organizations and weird happenings with deer and deer hunters, the D&DH team stays on top of all things deer.

Jason Aldean to Perform for Hunters, Anglers After CMT Awards

Exclusive! Deer & Deer Hunting has learned that Field & Stream, the outdoor specialty product and retail brand owned and operated by DICK’S Sporting Goods, in partnership with its brand ambassador and country music star Jason Aldean, is holding a special event for country music fans and outdoor enthusiasts tonight in downtown Nashville.  Immediately following tonight’s CMT Awards,...

FeraDyne Wins Sweeping Ban on Imports of Rage Broadhead Knock-Offs

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) has issued a powerful General Exclusion Order (GEO) protecting the FeraDyne Outdoors popular and innovative Rage line of broadheads from foreign patent and trademark infringers. The GEO, which takes effect immediately, empowers more than 20,000 Customs & Border Protection Officers at more than 300 U.S. ports of entry...

3 Great Tips to Care for Your Crossbow

If you’re a car guy, some of the most important steps in maintaining the meditative hum of the engine and the glimmering shine of bright sports car is a good wash, wax, and oil change. In truth, it’s no different for crossbow owners. A quality wash, wax, and lubrication application will go a long...

Primos Among 6 Inducted into Hall of Fame

The small trade show was bustling with activity, with vendors talking about their products with prospective buyers and visiting with friends they knew from pounding the asphalt going from dealer show to dealer show. Will Primos had a small table with an array of turkey calls and gear. Mostly turkey calls. The low-ceiling in...

Despite Intense Pain, Bowhunter Drops 178-Inch Giant

It’s no secret that Iowa hunters have taken tons of trophy bone. The Hawkeye State is well-known for growing monster deer, and many non-residents often have to wait years to get an opportunity to go after an Iowa giant. It’s become so common to hear about another big Iowa buck on the ground that...

Fencing Options for Better Deer Food Plots

As gamekeepers we constantly preach about the importance of spring and summer nutrition for whitetails. There are huge upsides for your deer herd when they are provided quality high protein groceries during the growing months. Anyone who has tried to grow a small food plot of soybeans, lablab or other highly attractive warm season annual...

5 Reasons We Miss Slam Dunks While Bowhunting

Any whitetail bowhunter who tells you he has never missed a shot is either lying or has not been bowhunting all that long. All of us have blown a slam dunk shot at some point in our lives. After wiping the egg off our faces, we then ask ourselves how it could have happened....

5 Steps to Make Your Bow More Deadly

Creating a deadly-quiet bowhunting outfit makes you a deadlier predator. It’s true the modern compound bow is quieter than ever right out of the box. It’s also true you’ll never hear a bowhunter complain about his whitetail setup being too quiet. Outside Africa, where animals live in constant fear of sudden death from big...

State Conservation Commissioner Resigns Amid Governor’s Turnover

After six years in the position, Gunter N. Guy Jr. has resigned as commissioner of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Chris Blankenship has been named Acting Commissioner. Blankenship was the department’s Marine Resources Director for six years until being promoted to Assistant Commissioner in March 2017. No public announcement was made...