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Join Deer Talk Now weekly or view the Deer Talk Now archives anytime for a variety of topics from our great guests including deer hunting, bow hunting and archery, deer season preparations, food plots, natural brows, deer habitat, how to use deer scents, Deer & Deer Hunting staff hunting trips, Deer & Deer Hunting television, bow hunting, rifle hunting, slug guns, traditional archery, best hunting bows and more! We also feature some of the top companies in the business including Mathews, Carbon Express, NutraDeer, Whitetail Institute of North America, PSE, Trophy Ridge, Mossberg, Smith & Wesson and others well-known in the hunting community.

Summer bucks in velvet show up before cameras put on mineral licks.

Deer Talk Now: We’re Celebrating With Your Hunting Questions!

Wooohoo! Deer Talk Now, sponsored by Federal Premium Ammo, is celebrating its 100th episode and we’re throwing the big par-tay with your fantastic questions about deer hunting! When Deer Talk Now was first conceived three years ago, the format was pretty basic: Have expert deer hunters, land managers, biologists, company representatives and others visit...

Public Land Bowhunter

Deer Talk Now: Trimming Shooting Lanes, Bows and More!

Summer brings out some great questions from our DDH fans and we’re happy to oblige with answers on Deer Talk Now. Join hosts Dan Schmidt and Brad Rucks on this episode as they talk about trimming bow shooting lanes, target practice with your rifles and zeroing scopes, trail cameras, which bows are great for...

Whitetail Buck Deer (Photo by NPS)

Deer Talk Now: Your Hunting Season Questions Answered!

Are you getting ready for deer hunting season? If so, we’re answering your questions on Deer Talk Now about stands, bows, strategy, food plots and more! Join Dan Schmidt and Brad Rucks for the show where they take your questions and then lend years of insight and experience along with some new product information....

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Great Tips to Shoot Your Bow Better, Kill More Deer

Do you shoot your bow well? Do you hit targets where you want, group them well, have consistent accuracy and confidence at longer distances? If not, then it’s time to dial it up a notch. Dan Schmidt and Brad Rucks offer some of their top tips for bowhunting, improving your shooting skills and how...

Diet diversity is helpful for deer to be able to be healthier.

Deer Talk Now: Secrets of a Veteran Big Buck Hunter

What are your strategies for helping, scouting and hunting big bucks? Are your food plots the best they can be? Are you willing to not fill a buck tag for the season to let a younger deer walk? Veteran big buck hunter and habitat specialist Don Higgins joins Deer Talk Now hosts Brad Rucks...

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Deer Talk Now: Get the Best From Your Optics

Whether you’re looking for a new pair of binoculars or the best scope for your deer rifle or shotgun, here are some tips that will save you money — and get you the best bang for your buck this season. Deer & Deer Hunting’s Dan Schmidt hosts with special guest Trent Marsh.

Pat Gaffney of RAM Outfitters guides hunters to big bucks on great land in the upper Midwest.

Deer Talk Now: Pat Gaffney Spills His Big Buck Secrets

Pat Gaffney, one of the top outfitters in the upper Midwest, joins Deer Talk Now for some outstanding insights on hunting big bucks. Gaffney secures hunting rights in southeast Minnesota and Wisconsin through his group, RAM Outfitters. RAM stands for Rifle, Archery and Muzzleloader, because Gaffney knows hunters are different. But one thing many...

Kristen Schmitt demonstrates the correct way to anchor your bowstring.

Deer Talk Now: Kristen Schmitt on Being a Locavore and Deer Hunter

This week’s all-new episode of Deer Talk Now is all about the readers as Kristen Schmitt, author of the new Deer & Deer Hunting blog City Roots to Hunting Boots, talks about embracing the locavore movement, transitioning to a rural lifestyle and her first steps along the bowhunting path. A native of metropolitan Detroit,...

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Hot, New Deer Hunting Attractants and Minerals

Learn what’s new with some of the hottest deer hunting attractants and minerals with Jason Campbell from Evolved Harvest. With spring arriving, more hunters are thinking about mineral sites, food plots and planning for the upcoming season. Find out what’s happening on Deer Talk Now so you can be prepared.