Episode 403, August 13th, 2017
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(Ep. 403, August 13th, 2017) Deer hunters always ask "How big is this buck?" The size (score) of the antlers is of keen interest to every hunter. Using video of bucks in real hunting situations an expert from Boone & Crockett shares his tips on how to estimate a score of a deer's antlers. Field judging a white-tailed buck is made easier with these tips to guide hunters when snap judging the score before the shot. Watch and learn how to quickly score your bucks this next hunting season.
(Ep. 402, August 6th, 2017) Hunters frequently ask: "How old is this deer?" This video shows how to age a deer on the hoof, before the shot. Sharing real life examples with photos and video of known bucks in wild free-ranging conditions. Then stay tuned for tips and the details on how to improve hunting land in western Missouri.
(Ep. 401, July 30th, 2017) We're cooking up a mess of frog legs, then it's time to begin converting an old pasture over grown by cedars into a quality wildlife food source. Plus, we share how to make and use mock scrapes during the late summer!
(Ep. 400, July 23rd, 2017) You can have better Deer Hunting by improving native vegetation! Here's an indepth look at TSI targeting Sassafras and ideas on how to open up the forest floor for native grasses and forbes. Then the first in a series of tips to get bow hunters tuned up for deer season. Plus, sharing a key hunting strategy for a property in Kentucky.
(Ep. 399, July 16th, 2017) Velvet antlers are a great reason to sit in a deer stand in July. While watching for bucks, Grant shares his observations on the deer and turkey populations and habitat! Managing both food and deer numbers will be a key focus for the team this year! Then see effective tips on how to trap those pesky ground hogs. Plus, Grant shares how frog hunting is great practice for the upcoming deer season!
(Ep. 398, July 9th, 2017) Creating a beautiful savanna for deer hunting with step by step "how to" on selecting timber for TSI. Then see the first steps of our strategy to tag one of the top hit list bucks on The Proving Grounds. Finally, solving the mystery of a dead fawn.
(Ep. 397, July 2nd, 2017) Food plots are a strategic tool for deer hunting. In this video we're following up on food plot projects showing what's working (and not working). Check out Daniel's hunt for a pesky plot predator: a ground hog! Stay tuned to the end for an introduction to how CWD, Chronic Wasting Disease, is changing how we do things at The Proving Grounds.
(Ep. 396, June 25th, 2017) This is a "how to" video for designing a new or expanding an old food plot in timber: How to select trees; How to decide borders; How to mark timber; Which trees should be saved; Which trees have value. Watch for the three primary considerations for food plot design: how to approach, hunt, and exit the food plot. Stay tuned to the end for new tips on trail camera placement for pre-season scouting.
(Ep. 395, June 18th, 2017) Sharing food plot lessons learned and MORE tips on getting the best and most from food plots and native browse. It's an information packed video with tips for both beginners and veterans of food plots and habitat management.
(Ep. 394, June 11th, 2017) Strategic use of food plots can improve hunting success! In this video we share why and where to locate a plot and strategies for hunting it. Plus, we show one of our favorite strategies that can be used when hunting five acres or five hundred. Stay tuned to see a dramatic explanation of how to build soils for better food plots and better nutrition for whitetails.
(Ep. 393, June 4th, 2017) Sharing how we now create food plots in a less expensive and more efficient way. It's time to review and compare the food plots. Additionally, info on how to maximize the food plots and gain additional "vertical space" to get more tonnage from each plot.
(Ep. 392, May 28th, 2017) An all round recipe for food plot success with tips that will reduce cost, increase soil fertility, lower soil temperature and reduce moisture loss! Plus a comparison of different planting methods and how to determine when and where change is needed.
(Ep. 391, May 21st, 2017) After a brief Memorial Day message, it's turkey hunting in Kansas with Heath and Lindsey Martin. They work their strategies, changing locations and calling patterns, to get toms into range! Then we turn our attention to summer food plots and the benefits of cover crops.
(Ep. 390, May 14th, 2017) Strategies for turkey hunting in the late season as gobblers get quiet! Watch as Daniel and Clay work to tag a tom! Plus, find out how the Steel Buffalo (roller crimper) can help lead to food plot success. It's the first step for better soils/food plots without fertilizer.
(Ep. 389, May 7th, 2017) Watch Pops Woods successful turkey hunt during the long beard lull. Grant shares the details of why that blind was the best location for tagging a tom at that point in the season. Plus, see new techniques and secrets to more successful food plots.
(Ep. 388, April 30th, 2017) Four (4) hunts in this video with gobblers coming in to the call and putting on a show! These hunts will make great memories with fast hunting action! Watch to see how each hunt plays out with Pops, Raleigh, then Chase and Rylan White.
(Ep. 387, April 23rd, 2017) Turkey Hunts with four (4) gobblers down! Feathers are flying! First up is young Griffin who shoots his first bird! Then a successful Kansas bow hunt after difficult weather conditions for Heath Martin. See the team of Brian Hill and Daniel Mallete work their decoy strategies to bring in the gobblers! The episode wraps up with advice for Louisiana land owners on how to improve their hunting property.
(Ep. 386, April 16th, 2017) Turkey hunting and advice on improving hunting land! See habitat improvement tips , for Oklahoma hunting land. Then Rae Wood's turkey hunt where she tags a gobbler soon after sunrise! It's a first long beard for Adam Andrew's! Watch his turkey hunt from . The video wraps up with insights on a helpful critter for food plots and more!
(Ep. 385, April 9th, 2017) First, an Easter greeting, then advice for a landowner in big farm country to improve his property for even bigger bucks and better hunting. See a few details of those recommendations and more on establishing spring food plots and improving wildlife habitat.
(Ep. 384, April 2nd, 2017) Turkey hunters new and old will enjoy this video with tips on how to cluck, yelp, and more with a diaphragm mouth call; plus strategies on when and where to use each call. Turkey hunting and spring food plots go hand in hand - stay tuned to the end to see why clover is an part of our food plot program, and tips on how to get the most from clover food plots.
(Ep. 383, March 26th, 2017) Grant is switching shotguns and loads this year. See why he's changing! Then a new tool to quickly pattern gobblers with trail camera photos! Stay tuned to the end where tips are given to a land owner to improve his 70 acres of timbered hunting land!
(Ep. 382, March 19th, 2017) A massive "how to" video: detailed tips for frost seeding clover to get the maximum use from your food plots. Followed by tried and true expert tips and strategies for using decoys when turkey hunting. Stay tuned to the see the tool we use to determine if there's enough food for the deer on The Proving Grounds.
(Ep. 381, March 12th, 2017) The fist turkey hunt of 2017 is full of lessons learned while turkey hunting in a Florida citrus grove. Watch to see the hunts play out - with some unexpected visitors and twists!
(Ep. 380, March 5th, 2017) It's time to start preparing for spring food plots! In this video, see a detailed guide on how to correctly take a soil sample. Plus, learn what steps we are taking to reduce ticks on the deer here at The Proving Grounds.
(Ep. 379, February 26th, 2017) Dr. Woods works with a landowner creating a plan to improve his hunting grounds with many details shared for specific projects and strategies. Then there's fire on The Proving Grounds! Prescribed fire is a tool for trained professionals. Get the training and apply these tips. Stay tuned to the end to see another great tool to enhance your deer herd's health.
(Ep. 378, February 19th, 2017) Arrows are flying at the Texas border! See the bow hunts where Grant and the GrowingDeer Pro-Staff bring home the bacon! Along with the javelina and hogs, see the other wildlife unique to this area: blue quail, rattlesnakes, indigo snakes, deer, coyotes, and more! It was a true Texas style bow hunting adventure!
(Ep. 377, February 12th, 2017) Turkey hunting "how to" video with tips from expert turkey callers that every turkey hunter can use. See hunting strategies and tips for better owl hooting and crow calling (0:00 - 10:40) then learn how to use a friction call (10:41 - 19:29). Plus an update on trapping coyotes and the final story on the old buck, Peaches.
(Ep. 376, February 5th, 2017) Seth and Trace get buck fever while deer hunting in the late season! See how they both find the remedy! Plus, there's a double on the trap line!
(Ep. 375, January 29th, 2017) Deer hunters are deer managers! Managing whitetails also means managing the predator populations. This video kicks off with a "spot on" coyote hunt, then a bow hunt that highlights the need for balancing the predator population, followed by tips for more effective predator trapping.
(Ep. 374, January 22nd, 2017) Ever wonder how to pattern and hunt late season deer? Watch how management, strategy, and trail cameras come together for late season success! First: a bow hunt with Grant where he puts an arrow in two does! Then Daniel self-films a bow hunt in No. Missouri when he fills another doe tag! The episode wraps up with a successful muzzleloader hunt with meat for the freezer!
(Ep. 373, January 15th, 2017) Deer hunting with Rae Woods who has a long season to get her buck. There's trouble along the way, but she perseveres to tag a nice buck. But wait? Where did the antlers go? The buck shed it's antlers immediately after she shot it!
(Ep. 372, January 8th, 2017) Father/son teams work to tag bucks this season! First, a hit list buck is tagged in Kentucky with a muzzleloader, then see two youth hunts with all the excitement of hunting with the kids!
(Ep. 371, January 1st, 2017) Pro-Staffer Seth Harker has been chasing a buck with "out of this world brow tines": E.T. He hunted E.T. all season and kept shifting hunting strategies in hopes of getting this buck in range. Finally, during the late season E.T. was back. Watch this epic hunt to see Seth's strategy to bring E.T. home!
(Ep. 370, December 24th, 2016) Bow hunting whitetails means developing strategies using weather, wind direction, and scent control to the hunters advantage. As winter sets in we developed our strategies and climbed in the Summits. We had does come into range but with some surprising twists! Watch the hunts plus a few tips for trapping predators in this video.
(Ep. 369, December 18th, 2016) A brief Christmas greeting then deer hunting with friends! As a guest of the Kentucky Pro Staff, Daniel Stefanoff pays his dues and shoots a doe, then a mature buck steps into range! See that hunt, then watch the fun and energy as young Trace Harker shoots a buck on the last day of youth season!
(Ep. 368, December 11th, 2016) Hunting the rut - bucks chasing does! See Lindsey tag a mature buck on the family farm. It's a top hit list buck that's a real stud for that part of Arkansas! Then Adam and Matt are back in Kansas where they let the arrows fly. Plus, we've got the details of the hunt for mind blowing 260" buck! The episode wraps up with some solid tips and "how to" on trapping nest predators.
(Ep. 367, December 4th, 2016) Hunts over the rifle season continue with Pops Woods getting a chance at a buck...and another doe! Watch as an itchy trigger finger and buck fever work on this 86 year old hunter! Then stay tuned for more deer hunting action as the GrowingDeer team executes the deer management objectives for the Proving Grounds.
(Ep. 366, November 27th, 2016) On this deer hunt Grant set out with a mission to tag Handy, the buck that was at the top of the 2016 hit list. Watch this video to see the story of Handy and the final hunt unfold. It's a great story with lots of lessons learned while hunting this buck of a lifetime!
(Ep. 365, November 20th, 2016) Success in Kansas with two bow hunt bucks, one is a surprise spot and stalk! Then an old hit list buck goes down at the Proving Grounds in Missouri on opening day of rifle season. Watch the unique hunting strategies and action unfold here as three buck tags are filled.
(Ep. 364, November 13th, 2016) Deer hunting in November rut and the bow hunting action heats up! Watch the hunts where two mature bucks slip into bow range investigating the sounds from the Messenger grunt call. Plus, an old doe makes a Halloween treat!
(Ep. 363, November 6th, 2016) Deer hunting the family farm will never be the same! Years of planning and work pay off for Adam as he arrows a mature buck on his family land. Watch the story of the hunt then stay tuned to see Pops Woods as he doubles up on a fall turkey hunt.
(Ep. 362, October 30th, 2016) Great deer hunting memories were made with the hunts in this video! Watch as this determined 86 year old deer hunter gets his first deer with a cross bow! Plus, a mature Ozark buck comes within Prime range. A few does bite the dirt in the process, don't miss the whitetail hunting action!
(Ep. 361, October 23rd, 2016) The deer hunting action gets agressive: Aging bucks on the hoof, does responding to grunt calls, and threading the needle to get deer in range and down! Then the Kentucky pro staff arrows a nice hit list buck! Followed up with another Kentucky doe down!
(Ep. 360, October 16th, 2016) More daytime activity of bucks makes for great times in the deer stand! Watch the bucks put on a show in the food plot, then see Adam help out the plan to lower the deer population when he arrows a doe. Stay tuned for advice to a Georgia landowner on improving his hunting property.
(Ep. 359, October 9th, 2016) A cold front moves through and gets the deer moving. Watch to see the latest bow hunting success from the Summit treestands. Plus, the habitat management doesn't stop because it's deer season. See how we are boosting our bedding areas for better whitetail habitat.
(Ep. 358, October 2nd, 2016) The 2016 season starts with a BANG! Four hunters, five deer down! The early season is prime time for doe management in Kansas! Plus a nice Kansas buck tagged during early Muzzleloader season! The final hunt has two does down! Don't miss the red hot hunting action!
(Ep. 357, September 25th, 2016) Early season bow hunting challenges and adventures! From Colorado elk hunting to the opening weekend of Missouri archery season - see the hunts unfold here! Plus, learn about an experimental technique used to improve soil health.
(Ep. 356, September 18th, 2016) This is the time of year that brings lot of changes for whitetails. Watch this episode for an explanation of what's going on with deer right now and over the next few weeks. Stay tuned to the end as Grant shares his hard-core practice for shooting his bow. Just as deer are changing, bow hunters need to be primed and ready for quickly changing hunting situations.
(Ep. 355, September 11th, 2016) Getting boots on the ground and scouting for deer season! See the tips for scouting whitetails and the targeted strategies developed with this MRI. Plus, guiding a deer hunter on improvements for his hunting grounds!
(Ep. 354, September 4th, 2016) Deer season is fast approaching! It's time to develop strategies to hunt our mature bucks. Watch to see tips and tools to pattern and hunt mature deer. In this video we focus on the habits and patterns of "Handy," one of the oldest bucks on the hit list.
(Ep. 353, August 28th, 2016) Deer hunters are turning thoughts to deer season and fall food plots! Weather and soil moisture play a major role in when to plant. Watch as we share tips and techniques that help to get the most out of each food plot despite the challenges of rocky soil and dry weather.
(Ep. 352, August 22nd, 2016) Hunting strategies shared at our 6th annual Fall Field Day event. Tips and tactics for early to late season hunting tactics, scouting, food plots, habitat management, and much more!
(Ep. 351, August 14th, 2016) We take our hunting strategies to new heights! A food plot renovation just in time for deer season focuses on the magic spot for a new stand. Plus, it's Prime time our archery practice is taken to the next level. See how we plan to make every shot opportunity count!
(Ep. 350, August 7th, 2016) How to pattern bucks using past and present trail camera images to predict patterns for this next deer season. Watch to see the tips and ideas to help hunters tag their hit list bucks. Then an in-depth look at how to video deer hunts to best capture the hunting adventure.
(Ep. 349, July 31st, 2016) A family cattle farm is being transitioned into a hunting property: sanctuaries, food plots, stand locations and more. Then the team works with an expert to solve the problem of leaky ponds for better hunting this fall.
(Ep. 348, July 24th, 2016) There is more to aging a buck than antlers! Grant shares what to look for to age bucks. Then more food plot facts and tips. Get the most out of your fall food plots with the information shared here.
(Ep. 347, July 17th, 2016) An experiment with a new technique for planting food plots paid off with very promising results: see this alternative for quick and easy fall food plots! Plus, what to look for to create dynamite hidey hole food plots. Watch all this along with off season practice techniques that helps to become more accurate bow hunters at crunch time!
(Ep. 346, July 10th, 2016) The best strategies for deer hunting include finding the limited resource during the hunting season. Watch to see how to identify the limited resources along with tips on how to transform pastureland for improved hunting. Stay tuned to the end to see a new hit list buck!
(Ep. 345, July 3rd, 2016) The 2016 hunting hit list is under way. Watch to see what bucks are already on the list. Plus, it's never too early to break out the rifle and get it sighted in! Grant heads to the local Bass Pro Shops to send some Winchester rounds down range! Then the team goes deep into the timber country of Mississippi to develop a property plan for better deer hunting. See their recommendations on how to transform a timbered property into a wildlife haven.
(Ep. 344, June 26th, 2016) Scouting for deer season has begun! Adam and Matt take to the Redneck Blinds in search of hit list bucks in the Eagle Seed plots. Then Grant explains the difference in EHD and CWD. See how it can affect your hunting, plus what hunters can do to limit the spread of CWD
(Ep. 343, June 19th, 2016) A road trip to Delaware to offer advice to improve a 90 acre property for better deer hunting. Then, introducing a new tool for hunters to use this fall. The video ends with our annual tick survey! Stay tuned to see the results.
(Ep. 342, June 12th, 2016) We're in the blind taking aim on a few groundhogs that are wreaking havoc on our food plots. While in the Redneck Blind we see some developing antlers which put our aging deer on the hoof skills to the test. Stay tuned to see a fawn robber in action!
(Ep. 341, June 5th, 2016) Watch to see how we strategically improve one of the biggest feeding food plots for better deer hunting this fall. Then setting-up the new left-handed Prime Rize Bow for Adam!
(Ep. 340, May 29th, 2016) Planting food plots for a great spot for late season bow hunting action. Learn how you can protect your property and the investment of food plots by planting with the "messy" technique. Stay tuned to see how a hot zone electric fence can be strategically used for a bow hunting hot spot in a field that previously was strictly used for rifle hunting.
(Ep. 339, May 22nd, 2016) Watch and learn our techniques for planting small, hidey-hole food plots and improving the soil at the same time. Small food plots make great stand locations and better soil will produce more forage to attract and feed deer. Stay tuned to see more on mineral stations and "how to" on necessary maintenance for your shotgun post turkey season.
(Ep. 338, May 15th, 2016) Four turkey hunters and four gobblers down! These hunts took lots of hard work to get gobblers into range: down valleys, up mountains, belly crawls, and lots of turkey calling for these hunts! Stay tuned to see the final hunt of the season for Adam and Matt where they double up! Then a Kansas bird comes into the call!
(Ep. 337, May 8th, 2016) Turkey hunts where two great long beards are tagged right off the roost! Watch how Seth and Adam convince their gobblers to close the distance soon after daybreak. Then, a Kansas opening day tom gets a dose of the Long Beard XR. Watch Jerry and Aaron work together to make the hunt a success after this bird throws them a curve ball!
(Ep. 336, May 1st, 2016) Grant and Adam hunt an Ozark ridge runner during opening week. Watch them reach deep into the bag of tricks to pull this one off! Team Martin doubles again! The Arkansas opener was full of gobbles, fights, and flying lead. Watch the hunt unfold with some twists along the way.
(Ep. 335, April 24th, 2016) First up: Alabama habitat program review then turkey hunting in Kentucky and Kansas! First, Grant and Adam team up to tag a late afternoon long beard. Then Lindsey Martin doesn't waste any time letting the Winchester do the talking on a strutting tom in the Kansas timber.
(Ep. 334, April 17th, 2016) Three young hunters experience the exciting highs and lows of hunting wild turkey. See how each hunter meets the challenge in this video filled with turkey hunting action.
(Ep. 333, April 10th, 2016) Tips and strategies for better deer and turkey hunting were shared at the recent Spring Field Day. Grab a pen and paper! This episode is loaded with information! We cover strategies for food plots, tree plots, bow hunting setups and habitat management practices. Plus the latest insider information on ammunition, broadheads, filming accessories and game calls.
(Ep. 332, April 3rd, 2016) Different turkey hunting scenarios require different decoying strategies. Learn how we use decoys to get longbeards into the kill zone. Plus a Nebraska bow hunt with a huge flock of early spring gobblers!
(Ep. 331, March 27th, 2016) Scouting for upcoming turkey hunts with early morning owl hooting, Reconyx Trail Cameras, and more! Plus: habitat management to improve deer hunting next fall with staging areas and prescribed fire.
(Ep. 330, March 20th, 2016) An brief Easter greeting then new research on the ideal deer hunting weather. Plus, see the steps we take to prepare for planting food plots and a successful hunting season. Bigger antlers, healthier deer and maximum yield in your plots starts with one thing - soil samples!
(Ep. 329, March 13th, 2016) Grant and Adam head to Florida for a hog hunt! Watch as the first morning settled in a Redneck Hay Bale Blind produces some "Prime" pork. After the bow hunt, the team puts in a food plot with the new Genesis drill. Then the experts at Flatwood Natives show to maximize the production of tree plots.
(Ep. 328, March 6th, 2016) Food plots go beyond selecting a seed variety, planting, and hunting! Check out the planting technique that attracts wildlife, improves their nutrition, and builds better soil! Spring turkey hunting is on our minds too! Pre-season scouting can be difficult with tough work schedules, but it can be done! Watch how we locate and scout turkeys before opening day.
(Ep. 327, February 28th, 2016) Answering the questions of why and when bucks shed their antlers. Plus, sighting in the Winchester for early season turkey hunting and making wild pork sausage!
(Ep. 326, February 21st, 2016) Debunking the myths and negative associations of using prescribed fire as a tool to improve wildlife habitat and timber. Plus, how to improve hunting in your local county by forming a deer hunting co-op.
(Ep. 325, February 14th, 2016) Hunting wild hogs this week as the team heads to a western Oklahoma property to review one of Grant's habitat management plans. Can a bow take down a big sow? And just how effective is the Winchester Razorback XT? Watch to see the hunts where Adam puts both to the test!
(Ep. 324, February 7th, 2016) Fire is probably the #1 way to make most hunting properties more attractive to deer and turkey. Watch as we prepare to manage hundreds of acres of timber and native grass using prescribed fire! Plus: preparation for turkey season has begun! The team shares their new practice techniques for bow hunting turkeys in this video. WARNING: This might get you so excited you'll want to run out and drop a match - please don't. Get some training first.
(Ep. 323, January 31st, 2016) The first coyote of trapping season is in our Duke Trap. Watch this episode to learn what other critters coyotes are probably killing in your area. Plus: trapping tips for when temperatures plunge and tasty ways to share venison - made easy!
(Ep. 322, January 24th, 2016) Bow hunting on the last day of deer season and Adam arrows a doe! Watch the hunt come together then see how the team changes their trapping strategies as the winter progresses. Stay tuned to see why Grant prefers to cut cedar to benefit whitetails and other wildlife.
(Ep. 321, January 17th, 2016) Bow hunting on doe patrol in the late season where Adam has a tough call to make when several deer come into range. Plus,a trapping update then the team shows how they make venison brats.
(Ep. 320, January 10th, 2016) Bow hunting whitetails when Seth solves the pattern riddle to arrow a mature hit list buck. In the first bow hunt, Grant takes an opportunity to arrow a turkey. Then in another deer hunt Chase White has a doe down after the smoke clears! Stay tuned to the end for tips on trapping predators and dispatching a skunk.
(Ep. 319, January 3rd, 2016) Bow hunting in the late season and refining strategies based on available food sources. See how the new hunting strategies and cooler temperatures put deer into bow range! Check out this video of bow hunts where Adam arrows a doe and then Matt brings down a Hit List Buck!
(Ep. 318, December 28th, 2015) Deer Hunting with the kids: Two first bucks for the kids of GrowingDeer Pro Staff! Plus, trapping raccoons with foothold traps.
(Ep. 317, December 18th, 2015) A brief Christmas greeting then a bow hunt with Dr. Woods where he shares the strategy behind his successful hunt. Next it's opening day of Iowa's Shotgun season when Rory brings down a nice Iowa buck! Stay tuned to the end for tips on making venison summer sausage.
(Ep. 316, December 13th, 2015) Three deer hunts in this episode: Grant has a hit list buck encounter, then the Oklahoma Pro Staff teams get on the board when Daniel arrows a doe. Brecca follows up and tags her first buck! Catch the excitement then stay tuned for tips on predator trapping and making a small food plot.
(Ep. 315, December 6th, 2015) Big buck down! Grant shoots a mature buck "Butter Bean" by knowing where this buck might be traveling. Then our Kentucky Pro-Staff team harvests 3 nice bucks on their improved property!
(Ep. 314, November 29th, 2015) Fast action deer hunting with three hunters and four bucks down! Plus, trapping season is here! It's time to get the Duke traps out!
(Ep. 313, November 22nd, 2015) Rut hunting action in this video! First, a Thanksgiving greeting then on to hunting the Kansas rut! Then bow hunting the Missouri rut with the Coy brothers and Chase White. Plus, Pops gets in the stand and pulls the hammer back for a memorable opening day of rifle season!
(Ep. 312, November 15th, 2015) Youth weekend for deer hunting starts with sighting in the Winchester. Then on the morning of the hunt a buck comes through the fog! Watch Rae Woods make the shot on a nice Ozark buck. Next, Adam's bow hunt where he learns some tough lessons but pulls through for doe management, with 2 does down!
(Ep. 311, November 8th, 2015) A salute to our veterans in honor of Veterans Day. Then it's bow hunting action as Grant takes advantage of pre-rut activity. Watch this episode to see strategy and patience pay off as he arrow's a mature, old buck.
(Ep. 310, November 1st, 2015) ProStaff Team Martin fill a couple of Kansas tags: Lindsey is first on the board with a challenging shot on a doe then Heath arrows a big Kansas buck with the newest Prime bow, The Rize. Stay tuned to the end for tips on maintaining diesel equipment and a preview of next weeks hunt.
(Ep. 309, October 25th, 2015) Iowa opening day bow hunting and ProStaff Ryan and Rory arrow 4 does in an hour! Watch their exciting hunt then see ProStaff Seth and Chase fill an early doe tag before the excitement of antlers coming into range! Plus, making venison jerky and a new shooting lane for rifle season!
(Ep. 308, October 18th, 2015) Bow Hunting Action where patience and planning pay off! Two hunts, two different strategies! Watch as Raleigh, then Daniel, get in the stand and bring home a nice buck and a doe: meat for the freezer!
(Ep. 307, October 11th, 2015) Deer movement picks up when colder temps move in: It's time to put some meat in the freezer and reduce the doe population! Watch two bow hunts with two does arrowed then stay tuned to see a new tactic the team is trying to improve the cover and bedding areas for whitetails.
(Ep. 306, October 4th, 2015) A nice, mature Kansas buck is harvested with a muzzleloader by Pro-Staff member Jerry Boden! Then, it's time for scrapes! Adam shows how to make a mock scrape as a whitetail signpost and hunting hot spot. Plus, what makes it a good day to hunt? When should you stay home? Watch to see what to look for in this video.
(Ep. 305, September 27th, 2015) First week of bow season and the team chooses to hunt near a white oak that is dropping acorns. A big, mature buck shows up! The light is fading fast as they work to close the distance. Then on a later hunt a turkey walks into bow range that becomes Thanksgiving dinner!
(Ep. 304, September 20th, 2015) Elk hunting in Colorado offers challenging hunts and beautiful scenery! The best way to find the elk is to locate the scarce resources of food, cover, and water. Then get ready to hunt!
(Ep. 303, September 13th, 2015) Food plots are one of the most important tools for deer managers. The best food plot programs are designed for both bigger antlers, healthier deer, and healthier soils. Watch this episode for tips on how it can be done in a variety of conditions and budgets.
(Ep. 302, September 6th, 2015) Deer season is close! In this video we take a look at fall food plots and hunting strategies for the early season: water sources.
(Ep. 301, August 30th, 2015) All hands are on deck to get ready for deer season in this video: Easy fall food plots with August rain, scouting a new hunting property and hanging tree stands, then filling out the 2015 hit list with mature bucks!
(Ep. 300, August 23rd, 2015) Celebrating 300 videos by GrowingDeer.tv! Then we focus on the kill zone as deer season gets another week closer: practice ideas for bow hunters, shoot or don't shoot injured bucks, aging a mystery buck, treestand safety, and food plot equipment maintenance.
(Ep. 299, August 17th, 2015) Deer hunters congregated at The Proving Grounds to hear expert tips, information and advice on everything from planting trees for tree plots, trapping predators, ballistics, using decoys, to food plots, prescribed fire use and tree stands at the 2015 Field Day event. This special feature length video shares an in-depth look at several of the presentations.
(Ep. 298, August 9th, 2015) Practice ideas for bow hunters then a look at the why, where and how of creating a small food plot using only hand tools. See how a problem hunting a sloped food plot is resolved with a new tower stand. Want to see more deer? Learn how to tell the difference between red and white acorns from a distance!
(Ep. 297, August 2nd, 2015) Deer season is just around the corner! One of the larger bucks on the property is showing a pattern! In this video, we share our early season strategy and how stand locations were selected for this buck we call Chainsaw!
(Ep. 296, July 26th, 2015) The myth is busted! Watch this video to see the results of ground breaking research to put to bed the question on antlers and genetics vs nutrition.
(Ep. 295, July 19th, 2015) Which arrows to shoot this fall? Lightweight for speed or heavy for punch power? Watch Grant test both types and make his decision. Plus, check out how the food plots are holding up with intense summer browse pressure.
(Ep. 294, July 12th, 2015) Nine velvet bucks come into a food plot early one evening. One is a buck we've watched since last year. Now that he's a 4 year old he will be on our hit list! See the difference in his antlers and body in just this one year. Plus, a Reconyx trail cam video of some intense turkey dusting!
(Ep. 293, July 5th, 2015) Preparing for hunting season means checking all the gear, like grunt calls. Watch as the GrowingDeer.tv team tests a selection of buck grunt calls for use this fall. Plus, Reconyx trail cameras give evidence to solve the mystery of why electric food plot protection fences work!
(Ep. 292, June 28th, 2015) A brief 4th of July message then the focus on a new buck revealed by the Reconyx trail cameras. He's a big one! We need your help to give him a name! Then see how our food plots stood up to the recent rain storms and why.
(Ep. 291, June 21st, 2015) Action in the food plots with fawns, turkey poults, and a new soybean variety. It will be great for bow hunting in the small food plots where it is planted. Plus, how to control invasive plants like multiflora rose.
(Ep. 290, June 14th, 2015) Making a big buck hunting hot spot for the late season by moving a Hot Zone electric fence. Plus, see the beautiful results from prescribed fire on the native forage and flowers. Stay tuned for the amazing velvet antlers and an awesome shot on a pesky groundhog!
(Ep. 289, June 7th, 2015) Grant shares a technique for bow shooting practice now to be steady in the deer stand next deer season. Then a better way to age bucks, plus improving tree plots for a hunting hot spot this fall.
(Ep. 288, May 31st, 2015) Sharing some of the techniques we've learned for great food plots: forage soybeans, clover, wheat, the advantage of cover crops, soil conservation, and more.
(Ep. 287, May 24th, 2015) Two turkey hunts that show the fast and the slow side of turkey hunting! Then it's spring food plots with tips for better clover and soybean food plots.
(Ep. 286, May 17th, 2015) Seth and Chase team up for several days of turkey hunting where they are challenged to get a gobbler in range! Finally, they each get a tom in range and down! Plus, advice for better spring food plots and protecting your soil.
(Ep. 285, May 10th, 2015) Three (3) turkeys killed in these three hunts all because the hunters watched the birds behavior and changed their strategies: decoy placement, decoy type, calls, and location.
(Ep. 284, May 3rd, 2015) Three birds down in this video with memorable turkey hunts by Grandpa Woods, Lindsey Martin, and Richard Lee.
(Ep. 283, April 26th, 2015) This hunt has Adam and Grant scrambling to get in position for multiple gobblers! Calling the hen pulls one of the gobblers into range for a 45.3 yard shot on a real limb hanger! Then it's a Kansas road trip for Heath and Lindsey as they bow hunt Eastern/Rio hybirds.
(Ep. 282, April 19th, 2015) Special youth weekend for turkey hunting ends with four birds down and lots of good memories for these fathers and their kids!
(Ep. 281, April 12th, 2015) Is prescribed fire worth the effort? Watch this episode as we checkout areas burned late last summer. Plus, the soil will soon be warm enough for planting. We will explain what to do to prepare your fall/winter plot for spring planting.
(Ep. 280, April 5th, 2015) Spring deer management tasks: minerals and food plots! See why one plot worked great while the other is missing one thing!
(Ep. 279, March 29th, 2015) After a brief Easter greeting it's habitat management with a prescribed fire at Troy Landry's farm in Kansas (begins 1:08), then a demonstration of frost seeding food plots (begins 4:33). Then Adam shares how he practices so that he's ready for early spring bow hunting wild turkeys (begins 6:12).
(Ep. 278, March 22nd, 2015) Bow hunting wild hogs in south Florida! Grant arrows two pigs then shows how to process a hog at mark 5:46. Following the hunt Grant visits with a South Carolina landowner to give suggestions to improve his deer hunting property (begin 7:15).
(Ep. 277, March 15th, 2015) First long beard hunt of the season and it's a good one. Check out the limb-hanger hooks this Osceola strutter! Plus, tips for planting trees that will thrive!
(Ep. 276, March 8th, 2015) With a turkey hunting trip planned for south Florida the team starts preparing the gear: turkey calls, decoys, shotguns and a new turkey load! Plus, our neighbors are getting together to form a deer management co-op! See it all start to come together in this video. (start 7:04)
(Ep. 275, March 2nd, 2015) Whitetail food plots are being put to the test with harsher than normal winter conditions around much of the country. Watch this video to see how these food plots are providing great winter forage and why. Plus, (starts 6:20) turkey season is just around the corner so it's time to get the gear ready!
(Ep. 274, February 22nd, 2015) Tools and techniques for doing a prescribed fire: fire plans, strategies, basic tools, and safety. Plus: a property that needs help for better deer hunting.
(Ep. 273, February 16th, 2015) Step by step on how to skin out a coyote for the tannery for a beautiful fur! Then, "Swamp People" star Troy Landry needs help improving his deer hunting property in Kansas (begin 9:20) Grant takes a tour then shares suggestions for improving the food plots, stand locations, creating cover and bedding areas, and shed hunting.
(Ep. 272, February 8th, 2015) Managing for healthy wildlife populations includes trapping to balance the predator/prey populations. In this video, step by step instructions on how to make a dirt hole set to trap coyotes.
(Ep. 271, February 1st, 2015) Lindsey has been trying to get a buck with her bow for 2 years! Watch this episode to see the hunt where she finally gets her first buck with a bow. Then Grant and Adam are back in the stand for the last hunt of the season - it's their most exciting deer hunt of the year.
(Ep. 270, January 25th, 2015) Seth takes his 6 year old son, Trace, deer hunting where he harvests his first deer! Then Seth goes bow hunting. He arrows 2 does! Next, step by step instructions on making a flat set for trapping coyotes. This is possibly the best "how to" on trapping coyotes by professional trapper Clint Cary.
(Ep. 269, January 18th, 2015) It's late in the deer season with management goals still to be reached. A big doe gets broadside in a food plot and Adam doesn't hesitate to put an arrow in her! In another hunt, the hit list buck "Two Face" shows. Watch these hunts plus more cold weather trapping tips.
(Ep. 268, January 11th, 2015) Early deer hunting success for a property in Kentucky that is working to improve their deer habitat and hunting. See highlights from their hunts, plus: what Grant thinks is possibly the best food plot program for white-tailed deer.
(Ep. 267, January 4th, 2015) Late season scrapes can be great places to deer hunt! A Reconyx Ultrafire trail camera reveals the real behavior of deer at a scrape. Watch this video as Dr. Woods explains this scrape activity by whitetail deer and how scrapes can be used to improve your hunting opportunities.
(Ep. 266, December 28th, 2014) Aaron Morgan, Pro-staff member, thinks he's going to be eating tag soup for the Kansas Rifle Season but goes out on the last day for one more try. Finally, a big whitetail buck steps out, then another. Watch this video to see the hunt play out plus tips on trapping and removing predators.
(Ep. 265, December 21st, 2014) An Oklahoma deer hunt brings home the bacon, Plus: late season hunting strategies and predator trapping.
(Ep. 264, December 14th, 2014) Heath and Lindsey hit the road in search of big bucks in Kansas and Iowa. The team hunts hard for several days and several trips. Heath harvests a doe for the freezer then drills a nice Kansas buck with his G5 Prime bow.
(Ep. 263, December 7th, 2014) Opening day of gun season and Seth Harker puts another big buck down! He's hunting a 160 acre property in an area that get's a lot of hunting pressure!
(Ep. 262, November 30th, 2014) A surprise buck shows up near the stand on opening day of gun season. It's a mature buck the team calls "Drifter." Raleigh takes aim and tags her second buck for the year with this mature bruiser!
(Ep. 261, November 23rd, 2014) The rut action heats up as the weather cools down for the best deer hunting of the season! Grant has a hot stand location between acorns and a bedding area where he takes a doe while bow hunting. Then on opening day of gun season, Rae Woods scores again - this time on a nice buck!
(Ep. 260, November 16th, 2014) Rae Woods harvests a mature doe over the 2014 youth weekend for deer hunting. Then Grant and the team travel to Kentucky where Grant helps the landowner by harvesting a doe, passing a 3 year old buck, and planting trees for habitat improvement!
(Ep. 259, November 9th, 2014) Managing whitetails with a bow as Grant, Adam, and Raleigh are on the board! Raleigh's first archery kill is a nice 3 year old buck!
(Ep. 258, November 2nd, 2014) Hunting the different phases of the whitetail rut: where, how, and why for improved success in tagging a mature buck.
(Ep. 257, October 26th, 2014) Rare moment on video: see a bobcat stalk a young buck. Plus: Not every scrape should be hunted. Watch to find out why.
(Ep. 256, October 19th, 2014) Adam gets his first doe for the season, plus: Big Bear down in Arkansas by Pro-staffer Heath Martin
(Ep. 255, October 12th, 2014) Two (2) doe harvests as Grant and then Adam Brooke put some venison on the ground, plus: Road trip to Wisconsin to advise a fellow hunter on how to improve his deer hunting property.
(Ep. 254, October 5th, 2014) White oak acorns cause deer to change their patterns. To be successful hunters have to change their strategies, plus: Mock scrapes, where to put a hunting blind, wildlife management students, and how to get better tasting venison
(Ep. 253, September 28th, 2014) "Sit Down, Shut Up, And Hunt!" A nice buck is tagged in a Self-Filmed hunt by Prostaffer Seth Harker, plus: Grant puts fresh meat in the freezer when he sets his sights on a Mature Doe
(Ep. 252, September 21st, 2014) How to quickly improve food plots for food throughout the fall and winter months, plus: How to make an early bow hunting attractant for whitetails!
(Ep. 251, September 14th, 2014) Early Kentucky archery season and a mature buck down! Plus: Detailed steps for preparing that trophy for the taxidermist: Caping out the buck
(Ep. 250, September 7th, 2014) Easy food plots, tree plots, and Getting Serious about the 2014 Big Buck Hit List!
(Ep. 249, August 31st, 2014) A Brief Labor Day greeting then: Why one of the biggest deer on the property makes the hit list but may NOT be hunted, plus: Prescribed fire for managing and improving whitetail habitat
(Ep. 248, August 24th, 2014) Preparing for deer season as we continue the shoot, don't shoot series with tips for Aging Bucks on the hoof, plus: Detailed "How To" for cutting and processing fresh deer meat
(Ep. 247, August 17th, 2014) Everything we do to Grow and Harvest mature bucks shared at Field Day 2014, The Proving Grounds
(Ep. 246, August 10th, 2014) Increase your hunting success on a new property with the ideas in this video, Plus: Deer are hitting the soybeans! It's a beautiful parade of deer into the food plots!
(Ep. 245, August 3rd, 2014) Why And How Fire Is A Habitat Management Tool To Help Grow Healthier Deer And Bigger Antlers, Plus: A Buck That Is Difficult To Age As Part 3 In Our Shoot Or Don't Shoot Series
(Ep. 244, July 27th, 2014) How To Age Whitetail Bucks, Part 2. Characteristics of A Mature Buck, Plus: Steps To Safely Prepare A Stand For Deer Season
(Ep. 243, July 20th, 2014) How To Age Bucks In That 5 Seconds Before Taking The Shot, Plus; Why White Oak Acorns Make Hot Spots For Deer Hunting
(Ep. 242, July 14th, 2014) The Where And Why Of Placing A New Hunting Blind, Plus: Food Plot Tips That Will Attract And Hold Deer On A New Hunting Property
(Ep. 241, July 6th, 2014) Excitement of Velvet Antlers And The Start of Identifying Hit List Bucks, Plus: Hot Zone Food Plot Comparison
(Ep. 240, June 29th, 2014) Which Food Plot Crop Do Deer Prefer In Summer, Soybeans Or Clover? Which One Should You Plant?
(Ep. 239, June 23rd, 2014) Getting Our Eyes On Some Nice Bucks In Velvet, Plus: How To Protect Food Plots With A Hot Zone Electric Fence
(Ep. 238, June 16th, 2014) A Look At Methods To Control One Of The Most Numerous Yet Smallest Predators For Whitetails: Ticks
(Ep. 237, June 8th, 2014) Easy Food Plot And Habitat Management Tips For Better Hunting And Healthier Deer: Plus, An Opportunity to Win A Hay Bale Blind And A ScentMaster Box
(Ep. 236, June 2nd, 2014) A Strutter Decoy And It's Game On As A Hen Brings In 2 Big Toms! Another Double Down!
(Ep. 235, May 26th, 2014) The Prime Total Archery Challenge, Plus: A Missouri Turkey Hunt and Advice For Managing Food Plots
(Ep. 234, May 19th, 2014) Two Hunts and Three Birds Down As Prostaff Team Of Heath & Lindsey Martin Turkey Hunt In Kansas And Arkansas, Plus:Profiling Spring Food Plots
(Ep. 233, May 12th, 2014) Turkey Hunting With Family And Friends Makes For Unforgettable Memories: A Triple Play For The Keith Brothers And AJ, Then A Single For Pops!
(Ep. 232, May 5th, 2014) Hunting Wild Turkey In Kentucky and Missouri: The 180 Hunt, Angry Beards, Fanning, And Foggy Fans
(Ep. 231, April 28th, 2014) Two Gobblers Down In Kansas, A Spring Food Plot Tip, Plus: How To Remove Meat From The Turkey
(Ep. 230, April 21st, 2014) The Woods Girls Double Down On A Pair Of Long Beards
(Ep. 229, April 14th, 2014) Alabama Turkey Hunt And How To Improve Pine Stands To Make A Wildlife Hot Spot, Plus: A First Long Beard For A Six Yr. Old Boy
(Ep. 228, April 7th, 2014) Early Season Archery Only Nebraska Turkey Hunt, Plus: How To Get Food Plots Off To The Best Start
(Ep. 227, March 31st, 2014) Tips For Using Trail Cameras To Pattern Strutting Gobblers, Plus: The Benefits Of Trace Minerals In Spring
(Ep. 226, March 24th, 2014) Advice To Improve Deer Hunting On A 100 Acre Property, Creating Productive Food Plots, And A Comparison Of A New Turkey Load
(Ep. 225, March 17th, 2014) Keys To Growing Great Clover Food Plots, Plus: Finding Giant Shed Antlers In Indiana
(Ep. 224, March 10th, 2014) How To Take A Soil Sample, Plus: Advice For An Illinois Hunting Property
(Ep. 223, March 2nd, 2014) New Whitetail Research, Food Plot Advice, Feral Hogs, Shed Antlers And A Piebald Deer!
(Ep. 222, February 24th, 2014) Hack-n-Squirt For Honey Locusts, Plus: Winter Whitetails and More Chores
(Ep. 221, February 17th, 2014) Defining The Limiting Factors For 3 Kentucky Whitetail Properties
(Ep. 220, February 10th, 2014) Deer Management Tools: Predator Trapping, Fire, And Winter Food Plots
(Ep. 219, February 3rd, 2014) Bow Hunting Whitetails In the Unique Traditions Of South Texas With A Buck And A Javelina Harvest
(Ep. 218, January 27th, 2014) How To Prepare Hides For The Tannery, Plus: Scouting A New Property
(Ep. 217, January 20th, 2014) Cold Weather Brings Deer Out For Bow Hunting, Plus: Why Trapping Is Important
(Ep. 216, January 13th, 2014) 2 Doe Kills Mean Venison For The Freezer, Plus: Tips For Trapping In Frozen Ground
(Ep. 215, January 6th, 2014) Muzzleloader Hunt With Several Good Bucks In Range, Plus: Winter Trapping Tips
(Ep. 214, December 30th, 2013) Chasing Big Whitetails In Missouri and Kentucky, Plus: A Focus on Trapping Predators
(Ep. 213, December 23rd, 2013) Seth & Aaron Arrow A Buck Of A Lifetime
(Ep. 212, December 16th, 2013) A Classic Hunt On A Snowy Afternoon When A Big Buck Walks Through The Corn Into Range!
(Ep. 211, December 9th, 2013) Raleigh Tags a 3.5 Year Old Buck On The Last Day Of Gun Season, Plus: Tips On Trapping Predators
(Ep. 210, December 2nd, 2013) Exciting Hunt With A Big Buck Dropped Just Feet From The Stand
(Ep. 209, November 25th, 2013) Hunting In Northern Missouri During Prime Time Rut And It's Worth The Trip!
(Ep. 208, November 18th, 2013) Kable Punches His Buck Tag In Indiana Plus: Kentucky Deer Hunting With Bucks All Around!
(Ep. 207, November 11th, 2013) Deer Hunting & Another Buck Falls At The Proving Grounds In The First Week Of November
(Ep. 206, November 4th, 2013) The Hunt For An Old Whitetail Buck That Had Eluded Grant For Many Years: Split Brow
(Ep. 205, October 28th, 2013) Bucks In Range: Shoot or Don't Shoot? Plus 3 Does Down!
(Ep. 204, October 21st, 2013) Two Bucks. Two Guys. One Bow. Once In A Lifetime Hunt! Plus, Doubling Up On Does!
(Ep. 203, October 14th, 2013) Bow Hunting In Indiana: 3 Deer Down, Plus Blind Placement & Food Plot Tips
(Ep. 202, October 7th, 2013) An Oak Raining Acorns Pulls Several Bucks And Does Into Bow Range. Watch To See What Happens!
(Ep. 201, September 30th, 2013) Hunt Food Plots or Acorns? Help For Clover Plots Plus: Deer Dead From EHD
(Ep. 200, September 23rd, 2013) Big Bucks & Does In Kentucky, Shoot or Don't Shoot?
(Ep. 199, September 16th, 2013) Targeting Several Big, Older Bucks For Hunting This Season, Plus: Fall Food Plots & Shot Placement Tips
(Ep. 198, September 9th, 2013) Find Where The Big Bucks Roam With Tips For Pre-Season Scouting
(Ep. 197, September 2nd, 2013) Get To Know Each Buck On Your Property: Their Antlers, Age, Huntable Patterns And Behaviors
(Ep. 196, August 26th, 2013) Unique Epsisode: Fishing Adventure, Trail Camera Survey, Hunting Tips And More!
(Ep. 195, August 19th, 2013) Hog Hunting Surprise As Deer Pour Into The Field Plus: How To Make A Hidey Hole Food Plot
(Ep. 194, August 12th, 2013) Is There Enough Food Or Re-Plant For Fall? How To Decide.
(Ep. 193, August 5th, 2013) It's Time For Velvet Antlers And Hanging TreeStands! Stand Tips And Many BIG Antlers Scouted!
(Ep. 192, July 28th, 2013) Making Plans For Hunting Season: Scouting Velvet Antlers, Food Plot Review, And More!
(Ep. 191, July 21st, 2013) A Hunting Strategy For A Big Buck Plus Steps In Using Prescribed Fire For Bigger Deer
(Ep. 190, July 14th, 2013) Trail Camera Deer Survey Tips Plus 15 Reasons To Get Excited About Deer Season!
(Ep. 189, July 8th, 2013) Tips For Food Plots, Creating Bedding Areas, Trail Camera Set-Up, Water/Ponds & More!
(Ep. 188, July 1st, 2013) Tips To Help Food Plots Survive The Summer Heat Plus More Uses For Your Trail Camera
(Ep. 187, June 24th, 2013) Tips For Growing Clover Food Plots Plus Tips For Creating And Selecting Great Stand Locations
(Ep. 186, June 17th, 2013) Protecting Food Plots And Testing Shooting Skills With Ground Hog Hunting
(Ep. 185, June 10th, 2013) A Late Season Kansas Turkey Hunt; Plus Managing Food Plot Pests And Problems
(Ep. 184, June 3rd, 2013) Habitat Management For More Nutrition: Less Food Plot Pressure
(Ep. 183, May 27th, 2013) Food Plot Strategies That Will Improve The Deer Herd And Hunting At Your Property
(Ep. 182, May 20th, 2013) Tips For Better Food Plots Plus Adam Calls In a Real Limb Hanger!
(Ep. 181, May 13th, 2013) Roosted Toms Come In To The Call Plus: Tips For The Best Clover Food Plots
(Ep. 180, May 6th, 2013) Two Nebraska Toms Down, A Key Food Plot Tip, Then A Frosty Missouri Gobbler Struts His Stuff
(Ep. 179, April 29th, 2013) Fast And Furious Turkey Hunting Action! Long Spurs, Long Beards, Good Times!
(Ep. 178, April 22nd, 2013) Missouri Turkey Opener Plus Bow Hunting Kansas Rio's
(Ep. 177, April 15th, 2013) Patterning Shotguns And Turkeys Plus A Gobbler Down On The Youth Hunt
(Ep. 176, April 8th, 2013) Awesome Early Season Nebraska Turkey Hunt, Plus: DIY Tip For Easy TSI
(Ep. 175, April 1st, 2013) How To Prune Fruit Trees For Better Hunting Next Fall
(Ep. 174, March 25th, 2013) Critical Tips For Spring Food Plots, Plus: Tips For Scouting Turkeys With Trail Cameras
(Ep. 173, March 18th, 2013) Furs On The Wall Trapping Review Plus Tips on Tuning Up The Bow For Early Season Turkey Hunting
(Ep. 172, March 11th, 2013) Hog Hunting Turns Into Predator Hunting; Plus Winter Food Plot Review And Tips
(Ep. 171, March 4th, 2013) Coyote Hunting Action Plus How To Frost Seed Clover Food Plots
(Ep. 170, February 25th, 2013) Tools And Tips To Help You Become A Better Deer Manager and a Better Deer Hunter
(Ep. 169, February 18th, 2013) Big Antlers Found! What They Mean Plus A Short Clip on How To Take A Soil Test For Your Spring Food Plots
(Ep. 168, February 11th, 2013) Shed Hunting Leads To Hit List Bucks Lost To EHD
(Ep. 167, February 4th, 2013) Managing Wildlife for Better Hunting: Tips on Trapping and Habitat Design
(Ep. 166, January 28th, 2013) How To Set Up A Trail Camera Deer Survey Plus More Trapping And Food Plot Tips
(Ep. 165, January 21st, 2013) Arrows Flyin' & Does Dropping, Plus How To Measure The Quality Of Your Food Plot Forage
(Ep. 164, January 14th, 2013) An Interesting Week With A Mysterious Visitor, A Rare Fox, And More Bow Hunting!
(Ep. 163, January 7th, 2013) Patience Makes The Plan Work! A Hit List Buck Taken With The Muzzleloader!
(Ep. 162, December 31st, 2012) Bobcat, Whitetail and Wild Turkey -- An Awesome Hunt With The Redneck Blind Crew
(Ep. 161, December 24th, 2012) An Episode Full Of Trapping Tips - With Coyotes To Coons In The Duke Traps
(Ep. 160, December 17th, 2012) Coyote Trapping Tips And A Successful Late Season Bow Hunt - Doe Down!
(Ep. 159, December 10th, 2012) Professional Trapping Tips And Techniques To Balance Predators And Prey
(Ep. 158, December 3rd, 2012) Aging Bucks On The Hoof - Is He A Shooter? Plus Late Season Food Plot Strategies
(Ep. 157, November 26th, 2012) The Rut Action Heats Up With A Hit List Buck In Our Sights; Plus The Excitement Of Rae's First Buck
(Ep. 156, November 19th, 2012) The Tradition Continues: Hunting Whitetails With My Father And A Big Buck Down
(Ep. 155, November 12th, 2012) Patience and Persistence is Rewarded As My Daughter Shoots A Buck
(Ep. 154, November 4th, 2012) Drastic Weather Changes Bring Intense And Up Close Deer Hunting Action!
(Ep. 153, October 29th, 2012) Bow Hunting Success In Two States! Pus - What To Look For To Determine EHD In Harvested Deer
(Ep. 152, October 22nd, 2012) An Exciting Week With Bow Hunting Action: Doe Harvest And The Buck Known As "The Thang"
(Ep. 151, October 15th, 2012) Fire During Bow Season? We'll Show Why - Plus A Food Plot Update After the Drought
(Ep. 150, October 8th, 2012) Bow Hunting Whitetails: Reconyx Shows A Deadly Pattern Then A North Wind Lets Us Close The Deal
(Ep. 149, October 1st, 2012) Kansas Muzzleloader Hunt: Heart Stopping Action With The Buck Down Wind!
(Ep. 148, September 24th, 2012) Tips For Hunting In Early Bow Season Plus More Fall Food Plots Tips!
(Ep. 147, September 17th, 2012) Four Days Before Bow Season And A Hit List Buck Goes Down; Plus - Getting The Muzzleloader Ready!
(Ep. 146, September 10th, 2012) Hard Antlers And Lush Food Plots: It's Time To Get Ready For Deer Season!
(Ep. 145, September 3rd, 2012) Good News and Bad News From The Trail Camera Survey: Plus - Fall Fire as A Management Tool
(Ep. 144, August 27th, 2012) Selecting Bucks For The Hit List: The How and Why, Plus Tips for Hunting Fruit Trees
(Ep. 143, August 19th, 2012) Highlights From The Land & Wildlife Expo & Field Day! Plus, Tips For Fall Food Plots
(Ep. 142, August 13th, 2012) Details On The Disease EHD Plus Tips For Hanging Tree Stands and Trail Camera Surveys
(Ep. 141, August 6th, 2012) Learn How To Set Up For A Whitetail Trail Camera Survey Like A Pro!
(Ep. 140, July 30th, 2012) Changing Hunting Strategies Because of the Drought: Bucks, Corn, and Coyotes
(Ep. 139, July 23rd, 2012) Deer Hunting: Preseason Scouting for Velvet Antlers; Plus Tips on Where to Hang Your Treestand
(Ep. 138, July 16th, 2012) Tips On What To Look For Beyond Antler Size For a True Trophy Buck
(Ep. 137, July 9th, 2012) Whitetail Habitat Management: Tips for Building New Food Plots, Antlers Found and a Drought Update
(Ep. 136, July 2nd, 2012) Hot Zone for Fall Deer Hunting; Plus Success With Trapping Ground Hogs!
(Ep. 135, June 25th, 2012) Deer Hunting Strategies: A Solution for Gun and Bow Hunting a Difficult Area
(Ep. 134, June 18th, 2012) Summer Deer Management Concerns: Bears Dispersing and The Impact of Ticks on Whitetails
(Ep. 133, June 11th, 2012) New Food Plots: Eagle Beans Are Popping; Plus Hungry Ground Hogs Must Be Dealt With...
(Ep. 132, June 4th, 2012) Better Timber Means Better Deer Habitat - Plus - Tips on Hanging Treestands Now
(Ep. 131, May 28th, 2012) Learning the Personality and Patterns of Hit List Bucks with Reconyx Trail Cameras
(Ep. 129, May 14th, 2012) The What, When, Where, Why and How of Creating a New Food Plot
(Ep. 128, May 7th, 2012) Chasing Kentucky Toms: Getting Close Enough
(Ep. 127, April 30th, 2012) A Gobble on a Far Ridge Gets Us Moving For a Fast Paced Turkey Hunt!
(Ep. 126, April 23rd, 2012) Unexpected Twists in the First Turkey Hunt of the Season, Plus Spring Food Plot Tips
(Ep. 125, April 16th, 2012) Scouting A New Property; Plus Ideas on How to Grow Bigger Antlers This Fall
(Ep. 124, April 9th, 2012) Lots of Gobblers In This Youth Hunt ...Plus Prescribed Fire - Spring Vs. Fall?
(Ep. 123, April 2nd, 2012) Evaluating the Best Food Plot Choices and Shed Antler Hunting Tips
(Ep. 122, March 26th, 2012) Removing 'Coons & Coyotes - What It Means For Your Deer & Turkeys, Plus Bonus of a Texas Hog Hunt!
(Ep. 121, March 19th, 2012) Scouting Pays Off Big: Grant Gets Covered Up In Hogs
(Ep. 120, March 12th, 2012) Early Spring Shed Hunting And Food Plot Tips for Bigger Antlers Next Year
(Ep. 118, February 27th, 2012) Timely Projects to Improve Your Deer Hunting Next Fall
(Ep. 116, February 13th, 2012) It's Shed Hunting Time! Trail Cameras Tell Us When and Where To Look.
(Ep. 115, February 6th, 2012) Trail Cameras Reveal A Hit List Buck Shedding Antlers Plus More On Hog Hunting and Trapping
(Ep. 114, January 30th, 2012) Dead Fox Mystery Solved Plus Trapping and Trail Camera Tips
(Ep. 113, January 23rd, 2012) A Gray Fox And A Buck Are Found Dead. What's The Cause? Plus Patterning That Hit List Buck.
(Ep. 112, January 16th, 2012) Adam's Late Season Bow Hunt In His Search For The Hit List Buck
(Ep. 111, January 9th, 2012) Using Trail Cameras to Pattern a Hit List Buck; Plus Trapping Tips - Family Style!
(Ep. 110, January 2nd, 2012) Muzzleloader Doe Kill Reveals Secrets for Future Hunts
(Ep. 109, December 26th, 2011) Muzzleloading Season In Missouri Brings Surprises
(Ep. 108, December 19th, 2011) Hunting Whitetails in Crop Land Versus Forested Land.
(Ep. 107, December 12th, 2011) The Predator Becomes the Prey When a Bobcat Comes Into Range; Plus Tips for Trapping Raccoons
(Ep. 106, December 5th, 2011) A Busy Week in Bow Season: Big Buck Legend, Doe for the Freezer and Predator Trapping
(Ep. 105, November 28th, 2011) A Great Hunt With Lots of Decisions: Spike Buck? Long Shot on a Bigger Buck? Plus A Trapping Update.
(Ep. 104, November 21st, 2011) Giving Thanks for a Great Missouri Gun Opener: A Mature Buck at 267 Yards!
(Ep. 103, November 14th, 2011) Aging Bucks on the Hoof, Food Plot Tips, and a Doe Harvest
(Ep. 102, November 7th, 2011) Matt's hunting skills are put to the test for this nice Missouri buck.
(Ep. 101, October 31st, 2011) An Exciting Hunt With a Hit List Buck at Three Yards
(Ep. 100, October 24th, 2011) Cadiz, KY Bow Hunt: Successful Hunt Yields a Mature Buck
(Ep. 99, October 17th, 2011) Tips and Strategies for Bow Hunting a New Property
(Ep. 98, October 10th, 2011) Early Season Missouri Bow Hunt: 2 Does Down
(Ep. 97, October 3rd, 2011) Using M.R.I. (Most Recent Information) to Pattern Bucks
(Ep. 96, September 26th, 2011) Week 1of Whitetail Archery Season: Hunting Strategies and Fall Food Plot Tips
(Ep. 95, September 19th, 2011) Bow Hunting Whitetails: Scouting Tips, Stand Placement and Patterning Bucks
(Ep. 94, September 11th, 2011) Bow Hunting - Success Is a Journey Not A Destination
(Ep. 93, September 5th, 2011) Hunting Strategies to Target Several Big, Mature Bucks
(Ep. 92, August 29th, 2011) Deer Hunting and Land Management Review With Tips and Advice
(Ep. 91, August 18th, 2011) Trail Cameras: Great Tools for Scouting Deer
(Ep. 90, August 15th, 2011) Effective Scouting Tips for Whitetails
(Ep. 89, August 8th, 2011) Summer Prescribed Fire: Benefits for Whiteails
(Ep. 88, August 1st, 2011) Velvet Bucks, Trail Camera Suveys, Fall Hunting Strategies
(Ep. 87, July 25th, 2011) How to Monitor Antler Growth with Trail Cameras
(Ep. 86, July 18th, 2011) Acorns and Food Plots: Summer Scouting Tips for Better Deer Hunting
(Ep. 85, July 11th, 2011) Summer Projects for Growing Big Bucks
(Ep. 84, July 4th, 2011) A Tactic for Harvesting Mature Bucks
(Ep. 83, June 27th, 2011) Why Stand Placement Now Is Important
(Ep. 82, June 20th, 2011) Calling Coyotes, Summer Food Plots, and Deer Stand Placement Tips
(Ep. 81, June 13th, 2011) How To Improve Your Property and Hunting Skills for a Better Deer Season!
(Ep. 80, June 6th, 2011) Summer Plans and Tasks for A Great Fall Deer Season
(Ep. 79, May 30th, 2011) Spring Food Plots Tips: When, Where, What & Why
(Ep. 78, May 23rd, 2011) Deer Hunters are Deer Managers: The Deer Steward Short Course
(Ep. 77, May 16th, 2011) Turkey Hunting Tips and Techniques: Mature Gobblers and New Equipment
(Ep. 76, May 9th, 2011) Mature Toms: Patience is Sweetly Rewarded!
(Ep. 75, May 2nd, 2011) A Trail of Feathers Then Getting A Gobbler Fired-Up
(Ep. 73, April 18th, 2011) Youth Turkey Hunt: First Gobbler. An exciting hunt with lots of action!
(Ep. 72, April 11th, 2011) Bow Hunting Wild Turkeys: 3 Tips from Lessons Learned
(Ep. 71, April 4th, 2011) Better Dirt Means Bigger Antlers: Take A Soil Sample And Get A Soil Test
(Ep. 69, March 21st, 2011) Food Plot Strategies for Hunting and Managing White-tailed Deer
(Ep. 68, March 14th, 2011) Preparation for Spring Food Plots: Tips for Frost Seeding Clover
(Ep. 67, March 7th, 2011) How to age and determine the sex of a deer skeleton along with tips for shed hunting!
(Ep. 66, February 28th, 2011) Pattern Buck Movement With New Trail Camera Software
(Ep. 65, February 20th, 2011) Late Winter Food Sources & Post Season Scouting for White-tailed Deer
(Ep. 64, February 14th, 2011) Winter Food Plots: What Are Your Deer Eating Right Now?
(Ep. 63, February 6th, 2011) Trapping on the Proving Grounds: Tips & Techniques
(Ep. 62, January 31st, 2011) Deer Hunting: Tips for Accurately Sighting Rifles
(Ep. 61, January 24th, 2011) Dead Buck Tales and The Importance of a Post Season Trail Camera Survey
(Ep. 58, January 3rd, 2011) Improve Turkey Hunting By Trapping Nest Predators
(Ep. 57, December 27th, 2010) Muzzleloader Deer Hunt: Grant and Jerry Martin Chase A Monster Buck
(Ep. 56, December 20th, 2010) Bow Hunting Tactics: Late Season Deer Activity and Rut Behavior
(Ep. 55, December 13th, 2010) Grant's bow hunting and a coyote comes within bow range. Coyote predation reduce fawn survival by 60% as shown by scientific studies. Watch how this hunt plays out.
(Ep. 53, November 29th, 2010) Hunting Strategies for Days with Low Deer Activity
(Ep. 52, November 22nd, 2010) A Big Buck Goes Down in Missouri Rifle Season
(Ep. 51, November 15th, 2010) Hunting Questions & Quests: Hit List Bucks and Treestand Placement
(Ep. 50, November 8th, 2010) Missouri Bow Hunting: The Z7 Delivers a Hit List Buck!
(Ep. 49, November 1st, 2010) Challenging Bow Hunts Plus Hunting Tips For Creating A Deer Funnel
(Ep. 48, October 25th, 2010) The Keys To A Successful Bow Hunt of A Great Kansas Buck... Observing, Learning, Killing
(Ep. 47, October 18th, 2010) Shed Antlers Found Of A Deer Hunter's Dream: Now It's Time To Hunt A Walking World Record Buck
(Ep. 46, October 11th, 2010) What To Do When Armyworm Invades Food Plots Plus Special Segment Of A Buck Fight!
(Ep. 45, October 4th, 2010) Healthy Deer, Bigger Bucks: Managing the Deer Herd Means Harvesting Bucks & Does
(Ep. 44, September 27th, 2010) Buck Dead In Barn Field: Why Did This Deer Die?
(Ep. 43, September 20th, 2010) Early Season Bow Hunting Challenges Plus More Food Plot Tips
(Ep. 42, September 13th, 2010) Best Practice For Planting Food Plots: Plant Before A Rain Plus Other Food Plot Decisions
(Ep. 41, September 6th, 2010) Trail Camera Survey Finished Now It's Time To Strategize For Hunting The Biggest Bucks
(Ep. 40, August 30th, 2010) Hunters Gather At The Proving Grounds To Learn Deer Hunting Techniques
(Ep. 39, August 23rd, 2010) What To Do When Whitetails Over-Browse A Food Plot Plus Tips For Scouting With Trail Cameras
(Ep. 38, August 16th, 2010) Tips On What To Do For Food Plots and Whitetails During Summer Drought
(Ep. 37, August 9th, 2010) How And What To Do For An Effective And Accurate Deer Trail Camera Survey
(Ep. 36, August 2nd, 2010) Tips On How To Implement A Trail Camera Survey For White-Tailed Deer
(Ep. 35, July 26th, 2010) How To Get The Most Use From Your Trail Cameras: Tips Every Hunter Can Use
(Ep. 34, July 19th, 2010) Food plots: Making Sure The Balance Tips Toward Antlers!
(Ep. 33, July 12th, 2010) How To Prevent Food Plot Browse Damage: Plus A Look At Native Species Deer Love
(Ep. 32, July 5th, 2010) Summer Maintenance For Food Plots & Trail Camera Tips
(Ep. 31, June 28th, 2010) Tips On How To Create Quality Summer Food Plots; Plus Get More From Native Plants Deer Love
(Ep. 30, June 21st, 2010) How To Grow The Best Clover Food Plots Plus More Wildlife Management Advice
(Ep. 29, June 14th, 2010) How To Protect Food Plots For Better Hunting
(Ep. 28, June 7th, 2010) How To Judge Food Plots For Antler Production: Do They Measure Up?
(Ep. 27, May 31st, 2010) How To Prevent A Potential Food Plot Disaster
(Ep. 26, May 24th, 2010) Challenging and Exciting Times Chasing Long Beards
(Ep. 25, May 17th, 2010) Exciting Turkey Hunt Plus A Review Of The Prescribed Fire: How It Will Help Whitetails
(Ep. 24, May 10th, 2010) Best Spring Food Plot Planting Tips: No Till Planting Plus Exciting Turkey Hunts
(Ep. 23, May 3rd, 2010) Calling Turkeys and Callibrating Drills: Spring Tasks For The Hunter
(Ep. 22, April 26th, 2010) Antler Dirt Is A Soil Amendment/Fertilizer We Use To Grow Better Food Plots And Bigger Antlers
(Ep. 21, April 19th, 2010) Passing Along The Tradition And Enjoyment of Hunting: Turkey Hunting With The Kids
(Ep. 20, April 12th, 2010) Why Controlled Burns Are An Important Part Of Managing Deer Habitat
(Ep. 19, April 5th, 2010) Food Plots In Southern Thinned PInes Are Perfect Shooting Lanes And Travel Routes For Whitetails
(Ep. 18, March 29th, 2010) How To Tell If Your Food Plots Are Working: Tips For Better Food Plots
(Ep. 17, March 22nd, 2010) Looking For Whitetail Trophies - Plus Food Plot Planning Tips
(Ep. 16, March 15th, 2010) Turkey Hunting Strategies: Easy Scouting With Trail Cameras
(Ep. 15, March 8th, 2010) How To Make Your Property The Best Place In The Neighborhood for Deer
(Ep. 14, March 1st, 2010) Winter Wheat For Food Plots: Easy, Attractive, And Nutritious!
(Ep. 13, February 22nd, 2010) Corn And Carbohydrates Are Important For Energy And Protein For Whitetails
(Ep. 12, February 16th, 2010) What Deer Eat in Late Winter: Why Winter Food Plots Are Important To Whitetails
(Ep. 11, February 11th, 2010) The Best Winter Food Plot: What's Hot During The Cold Season For Whitetails?
(Ep. 10, February 4th, 2010) Why Trapping Predators Is Important For Your Hunting Property
(Ep. 9, January 28th, 2010) Pooling Jaw Bones, A More Precise Aging Tool.
(Ep. 8, January 19th, 2010) Hunting Is A Family Tradition: Making Memories And Filling The Freezer
(Ep. 7, January 9th, 2010) Bow Hunting In Big Buck Country: Knox County, Illinois
(Ep. 6, November 21st, 2009) Making Deer Hunting Fun For Kids: A Family Tradition
(Ep. 5, November 19th, 2009) All Deer Hunters are Deer Managers
(Ep. 3, November 14th, 2009) Take a Kid Deer Hunting: Create Great Memories That Last A Lifetime
(Ep. 2, November 12th, 2009) Bow Hunting: Lessons Learned From Hunting Big Bucks
(Ep. 1, November 5th, 2009) Bow Hunting Mature Bucks