Author Archives: Alan Clemons

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Popular Movie Character Still Firing Hoyt Bow

Hunters and 3D or target shooters keenly watch movies for accuracy and brands, and the interest in the latest big screen show from Marvel Studios is no exception. In Captain America: Civil War, the Avengers character Hawkeye returns to the group with a GameMaster II bow used to fling arrows at the villains. “In the...

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DDH Innovation Zone: Stretchback Grunt Call by Duel Game Calls

The Deer & Deer Hunting Innovation Zone takes a closer look at the Stretchback Grunt Call from Duel Game Calls. This freeze-free design is built to last and can mimic sounds from old bucks to does to fawns. D&DH Editor in Chief Daniel Schmidt explains the functions of this grunt call that creates realistic...

D&DH TV lead producer Terry Boeder, left, and cohost Daniel Schmidt with a highlight from the 2016 show. The television show will move to Pursuit Channel in 2017 and anchor the two-hour "Saturday Night Deer Camp" block of whitetail shows.

Deer & Deer Hunting Joins Pursuit Channel, Announces Block

  West Point, Miss. (Aug. 30, 2016) — America’s original, categorically exclusive media authority dedicated to whitetail deer and hunting them will move to Pursuit Channel in 2017, announced Jamie Wilkinson, Vice President and Group Publisher of F+W Outdoors, the parent of Deer & Deer Hunting magazine. Destination Whitetail and Land of Whitetail, two...

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Hot Gear: Hit the Mark With the Halo XL450

Regardless of how much practice one puts in at the range or the type of firearm, bow or crossbow one carries into the field, no other single variable plays a greater role in hunting success than knowing the actual distance to the downrange target. At best, just a few yards of misjudged distance can...

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D+DH Innovation Zone: Lethal Products Dirt Cover Scent

Whether you’re looking for a doe in the early season or a big buck during the peak of the rut, scent control always is a concern for deer hunters. It’s something we think about almost year-round, even when putting out game cameras for surveys or hanging stands and late summer work. Lethal Products has...

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Hot Gear: Cut Scouting Time in Half with OnXMaps

Everyone understands that a successful hunt is often the result of good scouting and preparation. But that all takes times which is usually at a premium. Let technology help. Save time by downloading the HUNT App to a smartphone or tablet and scouting potential hunting spots quickly and efficiently from home. Save the maps,...

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Monstrous Ohio Buck Known as Bosa Killed by Vehicle

Photos making the rounds of social media are delivering some terrible news to deer hunters and others who love seeing giant bucks. A monstrous Ohio buck known as “Bosa” pushing 180 B&C or more has been watched, photographed and videoed for several years. He was hit and killed by a vehicle the last week...

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World Archery Champion Signs Deal with FeraDyne

World-renowned archer Levi Morgan of Arizona has signed a sponsorship deal with FeraDyne Outdoors to use and promote its Nockturnal, BLOCK, GlenDel and S4Gear brands. Morgan is an 11-time world champion, 48-time national champion and 12-time winner of the ASA shooter of the year award, having won the 2016 title on Aug. 7 and setting a...

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Hunters Encouraged to Report Sightings of Sick Deer

Hunters are asked to report observations of sick or dead deer to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission as they head afield this September. Each summer, the Commission monitors for signs of diseased deer; reports from the public help track incidents. Deer populations in Nebraska have been healthy across most areas and last year’s...

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Hot Gear: Barnett Vortex Youth Bow

As much as you want your child to have quality archery equipment, there’s a big gap between the cheap toy bows on the market and your top-of-the-liner – until now. Thanks to Barnett’s versatile Vortex line of compound bows for kids, you can start your child with a quality compound bow that fits properly,...