It's a BIG Change! Big Change!

September 28th, 2022

Episode 725: There are big changes at The Proving Grounds. See how it all came together along with the new projects and new hunting opportunities that are being created!

It's a BIG Change! Big Change!
September 28th, 2022, #725
Before and After TSI: Awesome Wildlife Habitat Easily Created
July 24th, 2022, #715
Turkey Poults! A Great Hatch This Year
July 3rd, 2022, #712
Why The Best Part of The Proving Grounds is for Sale
June 5th, 2022, #708
Better Habitat, Healthier Critters, More Hunting Locations
March 23rd, 2022, #692
A Day on a Prescribed Fire
March 13th, 2022, #690
How to Prevent Erosion
February 23rd, 2022, #687
Pine Management to Improve Habitat and Hunting Quality
February 21st, 2022, #686
Prescribed Fire Tips And Techniques
February 6th, 2022, #683
Groceries for wildlife during winter storms
February 3rd, 2022, #682
Turkeys, Opossum and Ticks
January 23rd, 2022, #679
2 Oklahoma Bucks: Results of Improving the Habitat!
December 25th, 2021, #674
Making Habitat to Attract Deer
August 22nd, 2021, #648
Better Hunting for 2 Properties, 30 Acres & 120 Acres
August 10th, 2021, #647
Forage quality and its relationship to antler size
July 22nd, 2021, #642
Great Hunting Coming Soon To This 40 Acres
July 18th, 2021, #641
Before and After: Better Wildlife Habitat With Timber Stand Improvement
July 11th, 2021, #640
A Complete Plan for 40 Acres: Attract and See More Deer!
June 27th, 2021, #637
Why Hunters Are Seeing Fewer Wild Turkeys
June 6th, 2021, #633
Managing Native Habitat: Release the Potential
May 30th, 2021, #632
Improving Soil Health: How Conserving Moisture Will Grow Bigger Antlers
April 21st, 2021, #623
Two Big Opportunities At The Proving Grounds
April 18th, 2021, #622
Timber and Habitat Plans for 2 Properties: One Hardwoods, One Pines
March 14th, 2021, #614
How to Manage Timber Stands for Quality Wildlife Habitat
March 5th, 2021, #611
50 Acres: Better Hunting Than the Neighbors
February 28th, 2021, #610
Deer Survival in Harsh Conditions
February 21st, 2021, #608
The Many Benefits of Prescribed Fire
February 14th, 2021, #607
Habitat Improvement Plan: Pines with Hardwoods On 100 Acres in Georgia
February 3rd, 2021, #605
20 Acres| The Plan Goal: Get Deer to Spend More Time Here
January 31st, 2021, #604
More Quality Food and Cover After This Project
January 24th, 2021, #602
Creating ENDLESS Hunting Opportunities on an 80 Acre Property
January 17th, 2021, #600
120 Acre Cattle Farm: Better Whitetail Hunting and Habitat
January 10th, 2021, #598
HOT Conditions: What to Do When It's Too Hot to Plant Food Plots
August 20th, 2020, #565
Antlers and the Benefits of Native Browse | Cool Critter Update: Predators and Prey
July 12th, 2020, #559
Chainsaws, Fire, and Wildflowers: Transforming A Property for Better Hunting 2018-2020
July 8th, 2020, #558
Scouting Tips: Where Will the Deer Be in the Early Season?
June 28th, 2020, #556
The Results: How Prescribed Fire Improves Native Habitat
June 21st, 2020, #555
Every Property is Unique: Know How to Hunt It
May 24th, 2020, #551
Use a Map to Plan Better Hunting
April 19th, 2020, #543
Prescribed Fire: An Incredible Whitetail Habitat Management Tool
March 15th, 2020, #538
Tips for Managing Hardwood Timber for Better Deer Hunting
March 8th, 2020, #537
How to Create and Hunt Pinch Points
March 1st, 2020, #536
Better Deer Hunting for a Kansas Ranch and a 45 Acre Iowa Property
February 23rd, 2020, #535
Same Property, 2014 VS 2020: New Plan for Even Bigger Deer!
January 25th, 2020, #531
Tools And Plans for Better Deer Hunting
January 19th, 2020, #530
Late Season In the Field: Shed Antlers and Habitat Improvement!
January 12th, 2020, #529
Four Bucks, Three Hunters, Lots of Antlers!
January 5th, 2020, #528
Fall Food Plots and Their Hunting Strategies
September 15th, 2019, #512
The Food Plot That Attracts More Deer
September 1st, 2019, #510
Get Better Hunting With The Rubik's Cube Approach
August 25th, 2019, #509
Scouting a New Stand Location: Thermals, Scent Trails, Access
August 12th, 2019, #507
New Strategies for Hunting Old Bucks in the Early Season
August 4th, 2019, #506
Improving Whitetail Habitat and Hunting: Hinge Cutting Vs. Hack & Squirt
July 28th, 2019, #505
Will Deer Eat this? Identifying Native Plants
July 21st, 2019, #504
How to Get Better Deer and Turkey Hunting In the Pines
July 14th, 2019, #503
How to Tune The Bow and the Shooter: Bow Hunting Tips
June 30th, 2019, #501
Techniques to Improve Deer Hunting and Habitat: A Summary of 500 GrowingDeer Episodes
June 23rd, 2019, #500
Deer Management: How to improve the quality of native browse and food plots
June 2nd, 2019, #497
Better Deer Hunting: Bottlenecks, Thermals; Plus Next Steps for Food Plots
May 19th, 2019, #495
Turkey Hunting: Scouting, Strategy | Fire Follow-up
April 14th, 2019, #490
How Prescribed Fire Improves Whitetail Habitat: 10 Years of Change
March 31st, 2019, #488
Dead Buck Found | Better Hunting for a Kentucky Property
March 24th, 2019, #487
Winter Deer Management: Shed Antlers, Food, Cover, Trapping
February 10th, 2019, #481
New Property: Designing a Hunting and Habitat Management Plan
January 27th, 2019, #479
Hunting the Pre-Rut: 2 Bucks Down Plus 2 Doe Doubles in One Day
November 5th, 2018, #467
Food Plots and Native Browse: Challenges and Solutions for Better Deer Hunting
July 29th, 2018, #453
Whitetail Habitat Changes Help Reach Deer Hunting Goals
July 22nd, 2018, #452
Managing White-tailed Deer and Habitat| Pre-Season Patterns
July 8th, 2018, #450
Tips for Better Deer Hunting through Habitat Management: Boots On The Ground
June 24th, 2018, #448
Food Plots and Native Browse | Best Whitetail Forage
May 20th, 2018, #443
Turkey Hunting | Cold, Snowy Morning With Hot Toms
April 15th, 2018, #438
Firing It Up for Turkey Season| Turkey Calling Tips and Prescribed Fire
March 25th, 2018, #435
Prescribed Fire | Tips to Improve Whitetail Habitat
March 18th, 2018, #434
Tips to Improve Hunting Properties | NWTF 2018 | Soil Samples
February 25th, 2018, #431
White-tailed Deer | Winter Projects: Antlers, Fire, and Fur
February 4th, 2018, #428
Shed Hunting Tips | Whitetail Habitat Improvements In Kansas
January 28th, 2018, #427
Deer Hunting the Rut: Lock Down Location
December 4th, 2017, #419
10 Tips to Quickly Age Bucks | Food Plot and Habitat Help
September 3rd, 2017, #406
Deer Hunting Prep: Scouting Bucks, Grunt Calling and More
August 20th, 2017, #404
Deer Hunter's Guide To Aging Bucks Before The Shot
August 6th, 2017, #402
How to Create Mock Scrapes | New Food Plots | Cooking Frog Legs
July 30th, 2017, #401
Improve Native Browse for Whitetails | Bow Hunting Prep | Hunting Strategies
July 23rd, 2017, #400
Deer Hunting and Habitat | Strategic Changes for Better Deer Hunting
July 9th, 2017, #398
Over 15 Tips For The Best Food Plots and Nutritious Native Browse
June 18th, 2017, #395
Chasing Toms From Kentucky to Kansas
April 23rd, 2017, #387
Targeting A Plan for Bigger Antlers And Better Hunting
April 9th, 2017, #385
Turkey Hunting: New Tools for Patterning Guns and Gobblers
March 26th, 2017, #383
Habitat Management: A Late Winter Prescription for Better Hunting
February 26th, 2017, #379
Bow Hunting: Homegrown Buck from the Family Farm
November 6th, 2016, #363
Deer Hunting: Bucks on the Move
October 16th, 2016, #360
Deer Hunting: Surefire Scouting and Strategies for Whitetails
September 11th, 2016, #355
Hunting Strategies: Family Farms And Ponds
July 31st, 2016, #349
Easy Food Plots And Deer Hunting Strategies
July 17th, 2016, #347
Deer Hunting Strategies: Finding The Limited Resource
July 10th, 2016, #346
Managing for White-tailed Deer: Velvet Racks and Improving Timber Tracks
July 3rd, 2016, #345
Tips For Deer Hunting And Improving A 90 Acre Property
June 19th, 2016, #343
Turkey Hunting Fever Begins: Scouting With Owl Hooting and More
March 27th, 2016, #331
Why The Forest, Deer and Wildlife Need Fire
February 21st, 2016, #326
Hunting Wild Hogs In Oklahoma
February 14th, 2016, #325
The Number One Tool For Better Hunting
February 7th, 2016, #324
Bow Hunting: Last Day of the Season, Doe Down!
January 24th, 2016, #322
Bow Hunting: Cold Front Brings on Doe Fever
October 11th, 2015, #307
Food Plots: A Bean For Bow Hunters
June 21st, 2015, #291
Hunting Hot Spots And Early Velvet Antlers
June 14th, 2015, #290
Deer Management: Fired Up For Better Habitat
April 12th, 2015, #281
Spring Deer Management: Making And Maintaining Food Plots
April 5th, 2015, #280
Bow Hunt Turkeys: Get Ready! Plus Fire And Frost Seeding
March 29th, 2015, #279
Bow Hunting: Sticking A Pig
March 22nd, 2015, #278
Osceola Gobbler Hunt
March 15th, 2015, #277
Prescribed Fire: An Important Habitat Management Tool
February 22nd, 2015, #274
Talking Whitetails With Troy Landry, Plus: Skinning A Coyote
February 16th, 2015, #273
Deer Hunting In A Target Rich Environment
November 16th, 2014, #260
Deer Hunting: Developing The 2014 Hit List
August 31st, 2014, #249
Hunting And Habitat Management Techniques: Field Day 2014
August 17th, 2014, #247
Fire! And The Hard To Age Buck
August 3rd, 2014, #245
The Smallest Predator For Whitetails: Ticks
June 16th, 2014, #238
Turkey Hunting In the Pines
April 14th, 2014, #229
Piebald Deer, Shed Hunting & Food Plot Tips
March 2nd, 2014, #223
Better Deer Hunting: Stress Points
February 17th, 2014, #221
Scouting Antlers: Velvet Bucks In The Beans
August 5th, 2013, #193
Hit List Bucks To Burns: Tips For Prescribed Fire
July 21st, 2013, #191
How To Improve Your Hunting Grounds
July 8th, 2013, #189
Beyond The Food Plot
June 3rd, 2013, #184
Bow Hunting: Big Nebraska Gobblers
April 8th, 2013, #176
Deer Management: Balancing Predator and Prey
February 4th, 2013, #167
Prescribed Fire for Whitetails
October 15th, 2012, #151
Bucks and Burns
September 3rd, 2012, #145
Hit List Bucks and Fruit Trees
August 27th, 2012, #144
New Food Plot in the Pines
June 4th, 2012, #132
Whitetail Management: Larger Antlers This Fall
April 16th, 2012, #125
Youth Turkey Season
April 9th, 2012, #124
Deer Hunting and Management: Field Day Event 2011
August 29th, 2011, #92
Managing Whitetail Habitat: Prescribed Fire
August 8th, 2011, #89
Managing Whitetails: Growing Antlers in Spite of Drought
July 25th, 2011, #87
Managing Whitetails: Big Bucks, Trail Cameras, Minerals
July 11th, 2011, #85
White-tailed Management: Summer Challenges
June 13th, 2011, #81
Food Plots and Habitat Management: QDMA Field Tour
May 23rd, 2011, #78
Shed Hunt 2011
March 28th, 2011, #70
Post Season Scouting and Other Observations
February 20th, 2011, #65
Deer Hunters Field Day Event
August 30th, 2010, #40
Bigger Antlers Start With Better Food Plots
July 19th, 2010, #34
Food Plot Competition
July 12th, 2010, #33
Quality Summer Food Plots For Whitetails
June 28th, 2010, #31
Clover Food Plots
June 21st, 2010, #30
Turkey Hunt and Prescribed Fire Evaluation
May 17th, 2010, #25
Benefits Of A Controlled Burn: Bigger Whitetails
April 12th, 2010, #20
Food Plots in Thinned Pine Stands
April 5th, 2010, #19
Winter Cover for Deer
March 8th, 2010, #15