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Venison Bleu Cheese Burgers are great!

Hot Tips for the Best Venison Burgers of Summer

Summer means grilling and hamburgers, and if you’re treating your family and friends to venison burgers, you want them to have the best. If you had your venison processed and ground, let it thaw, and then check the meat for any bits of sinew or tendon. Sometimes processors get in a hurry and, to...

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Get Better Deer Hunting With These Habitat Improvement Tips

They say the best opportunities come when you’re not looking for them, and this one certainly did. It was Memorial Day weekend 2012, and my wife and I were visiting my in-laws’ cabin. We were playing cards and swapping fish stories one evening when the neighbor, a realtor, changed our lives with one sentence....

Weston's smoker can handle several venison roasts or shoulders!

Smoked Sensations: Great Tips for Smoking Deer Meat

Smoking meat is a timeless method of preservation or cooking dating back centuries throughout the world. Historical accounts reveal that smoking venison, waterfowl and fish has been refined and passed down through generations as an effective way to provide food for families and travel. Food preservation was the main reason for smoking in olden times, along...

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy with "Will Smith," a super buck he shot with his bow on his property in Georgia in 2013.

Comedian Jeff Foxworthy: Hunt for Giant, Reclusive Buck was Divine

It seems that the biggest trophies often come to us when least expected. Such was the case Sept. 25, 2013, during archery season, when nationally known TV personality and comedian Jeff Foxworthy decided to go on a spur-of-the-moment afternoon hunt at his farm near Columbus, Ga. By Duncan Dobie For Deer & Deer Hunting Jeff...

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The 7 Habits of Happy Deer Hunters

Who are the happiest deer hunters you know? Are they the ones who fill their freezers every year? Are they the ones who have a wall filled with trophy-class bucks? Or are they the guys and gals who own hundreds of acres of prime ground of which they patrol militantly in search of trespassing...

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Make Room for Your Favorite Deer Hunting Knife

If you’re a fan of quality knives, you’ll love this hand-crafted version made exclusively for Deer & Deer Hunting by American Knife Company. This strong, custom knife has a classic design with a modern twist on an old favorite of deer camps across North America. Micarta handles offer a firm grip in slippery conditions common to bad weather, field dressing,...

In-Ground Blinds has a cool selection of accessories for ground hunting, bows and rifles.

Three Great Ways to Make Off-Season Shooting Practice Fun

Deer season is right around the corner and despite the summer heat, most hunters already are thinking about getting things in order, prepping mineral sites and getting bows or rifle scopes dialed in at the range. Florida’s South Zone deer season opened July 30 — yep, you read that correctly! — so the season...

This awesome Venison Garlic Bacon Hamburger looks fantastic. Mmmm ... (Photo: NevadaFoodies.com)

Take a Look at this Awesome Venison Garlic Bacon Burger!

So, I’m churning through the ol’ interwebz the other day looking for deer news, tidbits and whatnot when I ran across a website called Nevada Foodies. Wow, what cool recipes and a sharp site. Kristy Crabtree was kind enough to agree to share a recipe with us and I think you’ll like it. Who...