2017's Most Watched
Grant's Recent Blog Posts
- Maximize The Growing Season!
- Preparing For Summer: Ticks
- The Benefits Of Roller Crimping
- The Power Of Cover Crops
- Burning Is For The Birds!
- Gobbler Getting Decoy Strategies
- Internships And Experience
- How To Get Great Turkey Pictures
- Scouting and Early Season Success
- 4 Ways You Can Improve Your Turkey Hunting Footage
- Advanced Trail Camera Tactics
- Providing Minerals for Deer Herd Health
- Soil Samples and Healthy Roots
- Life & Deer Hunting
- Fire, Habitat and Hunting
- The Late Winter Stress Period
- Trapping Predators Boosts Nest Success
- Controlling Tick Populations
- Quality Food Plots
- Hunting Tips For Late Season Success
Click on a playlist below to see all the videos on that topic.
(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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 200, September 23rd, 2013) Big Bucks & Does In Kentucky, Shoot or Don't Shoot?
(Ep. 192, July 28th, 2013) Making Plans For Hunting Season: Scouting Velvet Antlers, Food Plot Review, And More!
(Ep. 173, March 18th, 2013) Furs On The Wall Trapping Review Plus Tips on Tuning Up The Bow For Early Season Turkey Hunting
(Ep. 167, February 4th, 2013) Managing Wildlife for Better Hunting: Tips on Trapping and Habitat Design
(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. 138, July 16th, 2012) Tips On What To Look For Beyond Antler Size For a True Trophy Buck
(Ep. 122, March 26th, 2012) Removing 'Coons & Coyotes - What It Means For Your Deer & Turkeys, Plus Bonus of a Texas Hog Hunt!
(Ep. 112, January 16th, 2012) Adam's Late Season Bow Hunt In His Search For The Hit List Buck
(Ep. 45, October 4th, 2010) Healthy Deer, Bigger Bucks: Managing the Deer Herd Means Harvesting Bucks & Does
(Ep. 40, August 30th, 2010) Hunters Gather At The Proving Grounds To Learn Deer Hunting Techniques
(Ep. 11, February 11th, 2010) The Best Winter Food Plot: What's Hot During The Cold Season For Whitetails?