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Are You Shooting the Best Crossbow Arrow for Your Bow?

Selecting the correct arrow for your crossbow can be challenging if you’re unaware of some basic ideas about how you want to use it, what you’ll be hunting and your bow’s setup. Just as with any other deer hunting bow or firearm, your crossbow needs to have the appropriate items to make it work...

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The Best Venison Burgers for Your Fourth of July Blowout!

The variety is quite wide when it comes to venison recipes, advice on how to get the best burgers, which spices or how much fat to include in the grind. Everyone does things a little bit differently and that’s what helps make things interesting. Whatever your favorites may be, there’s no debate that the...

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Best Idea for Binoculars Pays Off In the Deer Stand or Stalking

Years ago when I saw the first binocular harness my first thought was something akin to “What a gimmicky idea” because it just looked kinda goofy and gimmicky. Duh. Sometimes I guess we have to get hit with the Smart Stick before realizing something does work well and is helpful. That’s what the binocular...

Five private land bonus hunts are set for Oklahoma youngsters this season. (Photo: The Oklahoman)

Hunting, Target Shooting Generates Billions in Annual Revenue

National Shooting Sports Foundation’s “Hunting in America” and “Target Shooting in America” reports reveal the broad impact that spending by hunters and target shooters have on America’s economy. Now, responding to demand for a combined report, NSSF has issued “Economic Impact of Hunting and Target Shooting in America,” showing, among other significant statistics, that...

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Deer Talk Now: Your Hunting Season Questions Answered!

Are you getting ready for deer hunting season? If so, we’re answering your questions on Deer Talk Now about stands, bows, strategy, food plots and more! Join Dan Schmidt and Brad Rucks for the show where they take your questions and then lend years of insight and experience along with some new product information....

Nikon Prostaff 7S

Solid Hunting Binoculars at an Affordable Price

Durability without breaking the bank is what a lot of deer hunters want in a binocular, and this newest series from one well-known optics company may just hit the mark on both counts. Nikon has introduced its new Prostaff 7S series. it features a handful of top features you’ll find in other binoculars but...

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Become a Home Bow Mechanic

Want to be a better archer? Learn to tune your hunting rig. By Bob Robb Recently, I received an e-mail from a fan: “I really enjoy the advice you give all us serious deer hunters,” the archer wrote. “I am an avid bowhunter but I have to admit, I have never set up or...

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Deer Hunters Have a New Range for Shooting Practice

Finding a quality shooting range where you can enjoy sighting in a deer rifle or plinking with the youngsters sometimes can be a challenge, but many state wildlife agencies offer quality sites MDWFP is pleased to announce the opening of Mississippi’s newest public shooting range. McHenry Shooting Range, located in South Mississippi near Perkinston,...

Stephanie Kwolek was a chemist with DuPont in the 1960s when she discovered the solution and process that became Kevlar. (Photo: DuPont)

Outdoors Lovers Owe Inventor of Kevlar a Big Thank You

Chances are pretty good that you’ve never heard of Stephanie Kwolek and if you have an inkling of what she discovered — Poly-paraphenylene terephthalamide — then you’re pretty doggone smart. Kwolek, who died last week at age 90, was a research chemist who discovered the solution used to create strong, tough aramid fibers that had...