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A scene some believe is too prevalent in the Southeast and elsewhere, including the Northeast where concerns are growing about fawn predation.

Off-Season Scouting Tips for Great Predator Hunting

You can debate whether there’s a real off season for the diehard predator hunter. You can’t debate that there’s only one fur season. Regardless if you hound the predators in the warm-weather season you should put any spare time into planning for future fur hunts. Get your hunt preparation out of the way now so you...

Levi Morgan with FeraDyne

World Archery Champion Signs Deal with FeraDyne

World-renowned archer Levi Morgan of Arizona has signed a sponsorship deal with FeraDyne Outdoors to use and promote its Nockturnal, BLOCK, GlenDel and S4Gear brands. Morgan is an 11-time world champion, 48-time national champion and 12-time winner of the ASA shooter of the year award, having won the 2016 title on Aug. 7 and setting a...

Mule Deer Nebraska

Hunters Encouraged to Report Sightings of Sick Deer

Hunters are asked to report observations of sick or dead deer to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission as they head afield this September. Each summer, the Commission monitors for signs of diseased deer; reports from the public help track incidents. Deer populations in Nebraska have been healthy across most areas and last year’s...

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Hot Gear: Barnett Vortex Youth Bow

As much as you want your child to have quality archery equipment, there’s a big gap between the cheap toy bows on the market and your top-of-the-liner – until now. Thanks to Barnett’s versatile Vortex line of compound bows for kids, you can start your child with a quality compound bow that fits properly,...

TED with 3D buck

Fondle Hardware Like You Mean It!

I fondle hardware. I embrace sporting goods. I tinker. I wallow in outdoor gear. I snuggle ammo. I caress firepower. I break stuff. I wear stuff out. I live hard, love hard, hunt hard, rock hard, ride hard, shoot hard, play hard and work hard. Hell, I even think, grill, eat and sleep hard!...

Some marinades have an array of ingredients while other folks like a simple dash of salt and pepper.

Debate: Use a Marinade for Your Deer Meat?

Summer is a great time for cranking up the smoker to create some delicious roasts, ribs, shoulders or sausages. If you planned ahead and have some deer shoulders or roasts to use, that’s great. If not, a good beef brisket, ribs, pork roast or some store- bought sausages are great options before deer season...

TenPoint Venom Xtra with ACUdraw

Hot Gear: High End TenPoint Venom Xtra

High-tech crossbow manufacturer TenPoint Crossbow Technologies introduced its new high end Venom Xtra earlier this year, a crossbow is designed for the discriminating hunter, shooting enthusiast or collector wanting the very best. The new Venom Xtra’s stock assembly features a precision-crafted, laminated wood stock, a benchmark for crossbow aesthetics. This classic, heirloom-quality stock – richly...