Food Plots and Land Management

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Should you plant a turnip plot this fall? What’s better, clover or chicory? Do you really need a tractor, or will your ATV work? If you’re managing hunting land, you can’t afford not to check in here.

  • What Deer Hunters Should Know About Honeysuckle

    Love it or hate it, honeysuckle is here to stay. Wildlife managers and hunters, particularly in the South, recognize honeysuckle as a significant browse species for white-tailed deer. The leaves provide a year-round, highly digestible, quality forage with reported protein contents ranging from nine to 20 percent, depending on time...

  • American Chestnut: The Favorite Deer Food from the Past

    If you were suddenly cast back in time to the Appalachian mountain range at the turn of the 20th Century, you would find it almost unrecognizable compared to today. In the absence of regulated hunting and the presence of market gunning and poaching, many wildlife species like deer and turkey...

  • Chicken of the Woods Mushroom and Venison Stir Fry

    While just about everyone knows about morel mushrooms in the spring, there are several other mushrooms that come on during the summer and fall months. One of those is the Chicken of the Woods (Laetiporus sulphureus, Laetiporus cincinnatus), and can normally be found from late summer through fall throughout a...

  • Easy Blackberry Freezer Jam

    Blackberry season is in full harvest mode around here right now. The plants are loaded and we are racing with the birds and other critters that like the ripe juicy berries as much as we do to harvest as many as possible. Tarts , pies, cobblers, barbecue sauce , or...