feral hogs

In this Incredible Age, What Defines the Modern Hunter?

What best defines the modern hunter? I’d argue it’s not really a question of who he or she is, but rather when he or she lived. Every generation has had its rendering of the modern-day hunter, dating back to prehistoric times, when early man embarked on the hunt with primitive weapons in search...

WATCH: Fun Hog Hunt Helps with Deer Management

Come along for an exciting over-the-shoulder Horton crossbow hunt for nuisance feral hogs with Osceola Outfitters in the swamps of central Florida. Jimmy Roesman with Osceola Outfitters guides his hunter to within bow range of the perfect porker for summer barbecue. When the trigger’s squeezed on the Horton Legend UltraLite crossbow,...

Top Tips on Controlling Feral Hogs on Your Property

One of the worst nuisance animals around is the feral hog, which breeds like crazy, tears up food plots, agriculture fields and pastures, and is a threat to wildlife populations due to competition for many of the same food sources. They’re prolific in the Southeast and Southwest states, and are moving...

Don’t Let Humidity Hurt Your Deer Season Preparations

My brother joined me and Barry Estes, owner of Alabama Hog Control, for a little hunting and feral hog eradication last weekend down in central Alabama. The property we were on was a giant cattle farm that’s leased for deer and turkey hunting. A main creek with some smaller creeks, all...

Best Game Camera Tips For Controlling Feral Hogs On Your Deer Hunting Land

Every year in Alabama and elsewhere, hunters and wildlife managers use motion-activated game cameras to monitor wildlife populations on their properties. By Chris Jaworowski Though game cameras most often are used by deer hunters and managers, landowners with feral hogs are increasingly using game cameras to improve hog trapping success rates....

How Top Model Gets Ready for Deer Season

HUNTING SEASON PRIMER WITH SOUTHERN STYLE MODEL Georgia’s Brittney Leigh Glaze is one of America’s top models in the outdoors industry. How does she get ready for deer season? By shooting hogs in summer with a TenPoint crossbow, of course! Here are a few photos from her latest hunt. She shot...

Feral Hogs Affecting Deer Management Plans?

Feral hogs aren’t going away in the Southeast and more landowners along with state agencies are trying to figure out better ways of managing – which means killing – these pesky porcine problems. Mississippi officials will hold a wild hog management workshop Dec. 4 from 8:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at...