deer food plots

Food Plot

Get A Start On Your Best Food Plots For Whitetail Deer

Depending on what part of the country you’re in, you already may have food plots planted for the upcoming deer season or you’re still in the planning stages for some late-summer plots that will take hold and carry over through autumn and winter. By Alan Clemons, Managing Editor In either case, establishing and maintaining...

Deer mineral recipe

How to Make a Deer Mineral Site

  Don’t put it off anymore: Now is the perfect time to establish deer mineral licks on your hunting property. Few things are more rewarding to hunters and landowners than creating something beneficial for wildlife, and that includes adding mineral licks to your property. Minerals are necessary for whitetail deer health. Along with normal...

Steve Bartylla has several great tips for reducing odor and laying a scent trail when he's pursuing big bucks.

Deer Talk Now: Bartylla Says Don’t Be Afraid To Fail

Veteran deer hunter Steve Bartylla offered some great advice about hunting pre-rut bucks and thinking outside the box when it comes to your hunting. How’s that? Well, if you want to try a new food plot somewhere or hang some stands in that “what if …” place, do it. What’s the worst that can...

Wildwood Calendar

Planting Calendar Offers Advice on Plants, Timing

Curious about when to plant certain things for wildlife? The Wildwood Genetics Planting Calendar, available under the “Advice” section at www.wildwoodgenetics.com and at Wildwood Genetics dealers, helps make sure you know when and what to plant. This easy-to-use calendar provides planting information for a variety of crops and feed, including the planting rate of...

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Deer Talk Now: Food Plots and the Drought

Questions about food plots, habitat, fertilizer and more are among the most-asked by hunters every year, and Steve Scott of the Whitetail Institute of North America addresses some of those concerns on this episode of Deer Talk Now. Topics include soil testing, fertilizer, which plants may be most beneficial and more. Scott was emphatic...

Lakosky

Deer Talk Now Today With Lee Lakosky!

          Lee Lakosky, co-host of The Crush, was the special guest June 27 on Deer Talk Now! Lakosky joined hosts Dan Schmidt and Brad Rucks on the live webcast at 12 p.m. CST to talk about trophy buck management and his methods for finding land, planting food plots, setting stands,...

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Drury: Practice With Bow But Be Patient

        Veteran deer hunter and industry legend Mark Drury visited with Dan Schmidt and Brad Rucks and fielded some great questions from fans. Among those Drury answered were about using ground blinds, helping deer go “green to green” after agricultural fields have been picked, improving land for better deer, archery practice...