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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.

Better Dirt, Better Deer Habitat

Seven Ways to Improve Your Dirt for Better Deer Habitat

For food-plotters, the success of deer habitat is largely dependent on the soil below. The healthier the soil and the more you do to properly manage it, the better your food plots will be. There is simply no other way around that fact. So before you even consider what you’re going...

Tips for Shed Hunting and Food Plot Preparation

Springtime Tips for Shed Hunting and Food Plot Preparation

Spring into action with a few tips for shed hunting season, since there's plenty of time to find those antler treasures while scouting your deer hunting land. Second, food plot preparation is right around the corner and knowing the soil conditions and plant types will help your food plot success.
Deer Hunting Negativity

Negativity Is Killing Deer Hunting

Deer hunting is supposed to be fun and enjoyable. Lately though, there's so much bickering, bashing, judging and negativity between deer hunters – especially on social media – that it's driving people away from the outdoor lifestyle. That needs to change.
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.