Author Archives: Alan Clemons

Some marinades have an array of ingredients while other folks like a simple dash of salt and pepper.

Debate: Use a Marinade for Your Deer Meat?

Summer is a great time for cranking up the smoker to create some delicious roasts, ribs, shoulders or sausages. If you planned ahead and have some deer shoulders or roasts to use, that’s great. If not, a good beef brisket, ribs, pork roast or some store- bought sausages are great options before deer season...

Deer feed on native browse such as acorns and persimmons where they can find them, and often hit them hard once the high-carb mast begins falling in autumn.

7 Killer Bowhunting Tips: Acorns as Calling Cards

Every time my wife, Nicole, and I set up a stand in a tree or on the ground, we look for ways to make that location the best it can be. We try to enhance each stand location by making sure there are one or more calling cards available to deer. By Pat Reeve What...

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The Deer Hunters Almanac 2017 Will Jumpstart Your Best Season

For the 26th year, America’s Whitetail Authority will release the Deer Hunters’ Almanac to newsstands, a trusted deer hunters’ reference guide that features a wide range of topics for every white-tailed deer hunter. The publishers of Deer & Deer Hunting Magazine have given the Deer Hunters’ Almanac 2017 top treatment to make it the...

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D+DH Innovation Zone: Legend Series 100-Grain Solid Broadheads

Daniel Schmidt and the Deer & Deer Hunting Innovation Zone take a closer look the the Legend Series of bowhunting heads from Solid Broadheads. This is a 100-grain model with an integrated steel tip and 20-degree Samurai-style curved blades. D+DH Innovation Zone, Season 1, Episode 36. Original air date: Aug. 5, 2016. Solid Broadheads....

Coyotes are not evenly distributed throughout their range in the Southeast and seek habitat niches where food sources are abundant Photo by istockphoto

Is Coyote Control the Answer for Better Deer Hunting?

As I discussed in previous Deer & Deer Hunting articles, white-tailed deer populations seem to have peaked throughout much of North America and now are on the decline — in some areas sharply. Obviously, fewer deer means fewer hunting opportunities. By John Ozoga For Deer & Deer Hunting The reasons for this deer population decline...

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Secrets to the Best Venison Burgers Ever

Burgers are hitting the grill about as quickly as home runs leaving baseball stadium and fireflies lighting up summer, and it’s pretty doggone hard to argue with a tasty burger. Everyone has their own method of preparing and cooking burgers. We get that. No one has “the” way to make what everyone else would...

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WATCH: Incredible Video of a Deer Hunter and Massive Buck

We don’t throw around the “incredible” platitude too often but this video pretty much qualifies for that category if you were to try to describe it to someone. Seriously, how could it not be? A deer hunter, a massive buck and even with probably the wind in his face and the buck’s hiding spot...

Venison Bleu Cheese Burgers are great!

Hot Tips for the Best Venison Burgers of Summer

Summer means grilling and hamburgers, and if you’re treating your family and friends to venison burgers, you want them to have the best. If you had your venison processed and ground, let it thaw, and then check the meat for any bits of sinew or tendon. Sometimes processors get in a hurry and, to...

Weston's smoker can handle several venison roasts or shoulders!

Smoked Sensations: Great Tips for Smoking Deer Meat

Smoking meat is a timeless method of preservation or cooking dating back centuries throughout the world. Historical accounts reveal that smoking venison, waterfowl and fish has been refined and passed down through generations as an effective way to provide food for families and travel. Food preservation was the main reason for smoking in olden times, along...

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy with "Will Smith," a super buck he shot with his bow on his property in Georgia in 2013.

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy: Hunt for Giant, Reclusive Buck was Divine

It seems that the biggest trophies often come to us when least expected. Such was the case Sept. 25, 2013, during archery season, when nationally known TV personality and comedian Jeff Foxworthy decided to go on a spur-of-the-moment afternoon hunt at his farm near Columbus, Ga. By Duncan Dobie For Deer & Deer Hunting Jeff...