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    Our oldest son Hunter loves the traditional Thanksgiving Day Green Bean Casserole. Not the beans, mind you, getting that kid to eat any type of vegetable is a chore. What he loves is the fried onions that usually top the casserole. If left to his own devices, he will pick...


  • Haste: The Waterfowler's Bane

    Many waterfowl hunting situations call for quick decisions or swift reactions. Trouble arises, however, when hunters get unnecessarily hasty and rush to judgment or action. We’ve all been there. Maybe you woke up 15 minutes late and feel compelled to throw out a decoy spread as quickly as possible so...


  • Use Turkey Decoys for Deer Hunting Where Legal

    Assuming it's legal where you deer hunt, turkey decoys might just work to pull in some venison for your freezer. Yes, in some states you can't do so legally. It's always best to double-check. But if archery or gun seasons for both fall turkeys and whitetails are open at the...


  • How to Hunt Winter Wild Turkeys

    You'll never see more turkeys together than between now and the so-called spring dispersal. Winter flocks are typically big, from dozens to hundreds of birds, young and old. This time of the year, turkeys will be concentrated near the best food sources: picked-over crop fields, cow pastures and feedlots (they...


  • Watch Lynx Try to Steal Hunter's Deer

    If you know anything about lynx, you know they're a rare sight. Solitary and nocturnal, the elusive lynx is sometimes referred to as "ghost cat" and is seldom seen by human eyes. That's what makes this video of a lynx trying to steal a hunter's deer so cool. According to...


  • Crossbow Hunter Arrows Nasty Non-Typical Deer

    Andy Hudson’s neighbors were excited. All summer, they watched a big non-typical buck graze in their soybeans. They shared the trail camera photos with Hudson. As summer faded to fall, the beans began to dry up and lose their appeal to the large buck. Hudson ran trail cameras in the...


  • Bowhunter Kills Fourth Booner Buck in Five Years

    Central Minnesota resident David Wienhold is no stranger to big deer. Prior to the 2017 season, this 28-year-old bowhunter arrowed three Booner bucks in the past five years on the 500-acre family farm he enjoys hunting. Of those three Booners, the largest stretched the tape to 175-plus inches. But when...


  • Michael Waddell on the Realtree Xtra Camo Pattern

    Realtree camo patterns have been keeping hunters hidden for more than 30 years. Here's Michael Waddell and his thoughts on how effective Realtree Xtra is for deer hunters. Are you a deer hunter thirsty for knowledge? Check out our stories, videos and hard-hitting how-to's on deer hunting . Follow us on Facebook .


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