On this week's episode, we join Mike Reed on the hunt for the biggest whitetail he's ever harvested. Not only is the buck giant, but the recovery for the deer leads Mike into the river. Then we join Jake Sproule, Mike's cameraman who is able to tag a great buck on public land in Iowa. Jared Mills provides an update on the mystery buck, ultimately closing the story. Finally, we get updates from the rest of the team.
Land Pro Ryan Wascom hunts his lease in Missouri. He endures several slow days in the bow stand before a giant buck finally walks out on opening day of gun season. Plus, check out a 370-acre farm for sale in southern Iowa.
Whitetail TV: Spot-and-Stalk Hunt for a Big-Sky Bruiser
Doug Hampton is on a spot-and-stalk hunt for big Montana whitetails, and he finds success on the very first afternoon. Then, we join Joe Shults in Oklahoma where the going has been tough, but persistence finally prevails.
Pay Dirt: Make Money for Creating Upland Habitat Buffer Strips
Slade visits with Tondo Waldron, and they look at some CP-33 upland habitat buffer strips. Waldron explains the steps landowners can take to receive federal grant money for maintaining these strips, which provide good travel corridors for whitetails, and excellent ground cover for quail, rabbits and young turkeys. Finally, get a sneak peek at a 280-acre farm for sale in the heart of southern Iowa. It's big-buck country.