wisconsin deer hunting

Local Booner Hits the Ground

In the October issue of Deer & Deer Hunting, we showed a video still of a giant local buck that was roaming just a few miles from the D&DH office. Last night, the hunter who had put in hours of work scouting and hunting the buck finally got his shot. The...

Collared, Tagged Deer Are Fair Game

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is reminding hunters that they may harvest any of the more than 240 white-tailed deer currently marked with radio collars or any of the 200 or so deer marked with ear tags during the designated archery and gun-deer seasons. In return, researchers ask hunters who...

EHD Outbreak Continues

Wisconsin wildlife officials have confirmed that tissue samples submitted from deer found dead in Columbia and Rock counties have tested positive for epizootic hemorrhagic disease. A number of citizens in southern Wisconsin contacted the Department of Natural Resources with recent observations of small groups of dead deer. Reports came primarily from...

World Record Whitetail

Have You Seen This Incredible Johnny King Buck Video?

If you’ve been keeping up with the Johnny King Buck saga, no doubt you know about the amazing Wisconsin buck and how Boone and Crockett will be officially scoring the deer’s monstrous rack on Sept. 22 in Montana. What you might have missed, however, is the Deer Talk Now webcast on...

Deer Kill Check Station

Counting White-tailed Deer Kill Totals

Ever Wonder How Deer Kill Statistics Get Totaled By State Agencies? Each year, millions of hunters set foot in the woods and harvest millions of deer. We count these harvests as a way to manage the whitetail population and to attempt to quantify an area’s deer hunting opportunities. However, not all...

Mission Crossbow

Mission Archery Releases First Crossbow

Mission Archery, the hugely popular off-shoot of Mathews Inc., has entered the crossbow market. This is the first step for either company into the growing crossbow space and signals the accelerating trend of horizontal archery in the United States. Mission’s MXB-360 is another innovative game-changer from archery icon Matt McPherson, who...