Author Archives: Keith Barnett

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Mossy Oak Launches ‘The Obsessed’ Web Series

Mossy Oak Capture Digital Productions is proud to present an all-new digital mini-series titled “The Obsessed.” Throughout the year, “The Obsessed” will follow Mossy Oak, and the people that make up the Brand, on hunts around the country or right here in our own back yard. “The Obsessed” is the first title produced by...

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Mathews Launches Video Tribute to Women Bowhunters

Mathews recently released “Drive,” a short video celebrating women bowhunters, who despite obstacles and naysayers dedicate themselves to this beloved, yet demanding, sport. The video features four women from across the country: a blacktail hunter and archery coach from northern California, a western big game hunter from Bozeman, Montana; a whitetail hunter and cattle rancher from Missouri;...

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Hot Gear: Redesigned Head Focus of New Scott Echo Release

Scott Releases, the industry leader in release aid technology, has tapped into its 35-year legacy to match experience with innovation and create the Echo™ index finger release. The focal point of the Echo is the new Hyper Jaw™ technology, resulting in a never-before-seen release head configuration. The independent jaws operate in perfect synchronization with one...

The Firminator's 3-in-1 system lets you turn soil, apply seed and fertilizer, and then cutlipack all in one pass.

Plan Now for Your Best Warm-Season Food Plots

Most hunters who think of food plots think of deer hunting on or near cool-season plots in the fall.  But warm season plots – those with plants that provide high protein and nutrients in the spring and summer – are vitally important to game animals. That’s because animals like deer are nursing their young,...

Fruit trees are great sources of food for deer and other wildlife.

Are These the Best Mass-Producing Trees for Whitetail Deer?

Just in time for spring planting season in the Southeast, select Walmart stores are receiving Dunstan Chestnut trees and Grafted Female American Persimmon trees courtesy of Chestnut Hill Outdoors. Ideal for wildlife, Dunstan Chestnuts have been called the best food plot tree. They’re easy to grow and produce nuts in just three to five...

DDH Editor Gordy Krahn has killed deer across the U.S. with rifles of different calibers.

Pursuit Channel Upgrades to Pristine HD on DIRECTV

GLENWOOD, Ala. — America’s overall distribution leader for network hunt, fish, shoot content has become a category leader in total HD delivery by positioning itself as the only outdoor network to deliver the full, crisp, brightness of high definition, available to each of the customers of DIRECTV. Channel 604 on DIRECTV now features Pursuit Channel...

Now is the time in most states to look for and find shed antlers, which is a great way to get an idea of where bucks are hanging out so you can plan for next season. (Photo: Darrell Nieschwitz)

3 Reasons You’re Not Finding Shed Antlers

In recent years, shed hunting has become the biggest pre-turkey season springtime fad for hunters. The “white gold” of a buck’s shed antlers has become something to keep our desire to hunt at bay while nothing is in season. But what if you’re not finding any bone? You see all your friends flooding Instagram with...

Flextone's new Pot Luck glass and slate turkey calls.

Good Luck for Hunters, Bad Luck for Gobblers

You’d be hard pressed to find a hunter who consistently kill mature longbeards who isn’t proficient with all of the various call types. These hunters know birds respond better to different sounding calls on different days, so they have an array of different calls in their vests for any given situation. Perhaps no other call...

Osceola turkeys offer hunters a great challenge in tough conditions. (Photo: NWTF)

Florida’s Spring Turkey Season Provides Special Opportunity

Turkey season has arrived and it’s time to get in the woods! March 4 marks the opening of Florida’s spring turkey season on private lands south of State Road 70, one of the first opportunities in the country for hunters to pursue this impressive game bird. Florida turkey hunting is unique for another reason....