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The best tips for how to create and maintain food plots, mineral sites, game camera surveys, habitat enhancements, water sources, predator control, quality deer management and more.

Hinge Cut Deer Bedding Areas

How to Create Hinge-Cut Deer Bedding Areas

Hinge-cutting trees is a great way to improve your deer habitat by simultaneously creating protective bedding cover and more available browse. There are many variables to account for, so here are some tips for safe and effective hinge-cutting.
Deer Habitat Grow Em Big

Deer Habitat Improvement: The Most Underrated Part

After all of the deer habitat improvement work is done, the most underrated part of planning how to hunt a property is keeping a low impact. This week, Steve Bartylla describes exactly how to do it, while still experiencing great hunting as the season progresses.
Macro vs Micro Deer Research and Management

Macro vs. Micro Deer Management: Deer Camp Conversation

There's a big difference between deer research and management on a large – macro – level like an entire state, as compared to small, micro levels on individual properties. The two often get mixed up. That's the topic of Part 3 of 3 of a deer camp conversation between DDH contributor...

The Best Forage to Plant in Deer Food Plots

The Best Forage to Plant in Deer Food Plots

What is the best forage to plant in deer food plots? Since every property has different conditions and a whitetail's needs change throughout the year, it's not an easy answer. But, it is certainly possible to meet those needs to create the best food plot for deer hunting that you can....