May 2011

Great Resource for Quality Deer Management

by HuntingFreak
Quality Deer Management

Deer hunting has changed drastically over the past decade. For a lot of serious deer hunters, just sitting in a stand on opening morning isn’t enough anymore. We are now deer and land managers literally trying to grow the deer that we hunt. Deer management used to be thought of as planting a food plot […]

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Early Season Scouting for Deer

by HuntingFreak
Good Deer Sign

The term scouting is used loosely in the deer hunting community. To some deer hunters it simply means walking through the woods looking around for deer. To others it may mean looking around for distinct trails to determine a tree stand location. But scouting for deer sign can be similar to a detective putting all the clues […]

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Brassica Food Plot for Deer

by HuntingFreak
Purple Top Turnips

Not many food plotters will argue – when it comes to planting food plots for deer – brassicas are near the top of the list. They produce a lot of tonnage and are less expensive than grain plots like corn or soybeans. They are fairly easy to plant, provide good protein, and deer will pound them all winter […]

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Camo Face Painting Tips

by TurkeyTaker
Camouflage Face Painting

One of the biggest mistakes hunters make with camo face paint is applying it like a girl. You’ve probably watched your sister, wife, or girlfriend put on makeup in front of a mirror. Women put their makeup on symmetrically – ever see a good looking woman wearing eye shadow on just one side of her […]

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