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A home turf Eastern gobbler cemented the Grand Slam!

Grand Slam Turkey Gear Met the Challenge

Editor’s Note: This is the final installation of one turkey hunter’s quest for the Grand Slam, a journey that takes him throughout the country as he seeks to fulfill his dream of hunting and killing the four U.S. turkey subspecies: Rio, Merriam’s, Eastern and Osceola. Read Part 1 Here Read Part 2 Here Read Part...

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Yes, I am a Stranglehold CornDog

Corn! Wonderful, wonderful, wildlife enhancing golden kernels of CORN! I gotta tell ya, this simple grain brings me so much indescribable joy, happiness and supreme quality of life, I get a little emotional just talking about it. By Ted Nugent I’ll never forget the very 1st time corn came into my life. I had...

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Intro to Archery: Social Media and Hunting

Social media is powerful. It’s pretty hard to disagree with that, but I also see social media as a way to promote false courage – especially when comments are hurtful or abusive. Users often seem fearless because comments can be made under pseudonyms or fake accounts. As a woman who hunts and actively talks...

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That Deer’s not Orphaned, so Just Leave it Alone

It’s the time of year when state wildlife agencies start sending out press releases about “orphaned” fawns and wildlife as reminders to leave them alone. It’s not a bad idea to do that, either. Too many folks with the bleeding-heart Disney Bambi Complex think they need to “save” everything cute and furry, including white-tailed...

You may find an old, or new, hunting knife at BLADE Show or possibly someone to create the knife you want.

Find Your Deer Hunting Edge at the BLADE Show

Join thousands of other knife fanatics and get your fix at BLADE Show in Atlanta, where the blade family comes out to play and when things get going, there’s no other place you’d want to be. The show is June 5-7 and features more than 300 booths, 700 tables and the best selection of hunting...

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Thank You, My BloodBrothers, After All These Years

Friends, family and the great outdoors. Now that’s a battlecry I can live with, and I have fulltime for 66 glorious, fascinating Spirit of the Wild years. Lucky Lucky us huh! Can you imagine a life without deerhunting? A life without backstraps? Without the mystical flight of the Arrow? A life without campfires? Without...

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5 Deer Management Tips for Your Small Property

In the last few weeks of our new webcast, Grow ‘em Big with Steve Bartylla, his advice has been about laying the groundwork for your deer management goals before starting anything on your property. That’s just common sense, isn’t it? You wouldn’t start planting a garden without plowing the ground or adding any fertilizer or...