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September 26, 2016
hunting

Hunting Natural for Deer Pt. 2

Sometimes one must find the underlying reasons why deer suddenly abandon their established feeding and travel patterns.  One reason that always causes deer to change their […]
September 23, 2016
bow hunting

“Ice Cream” foods are ticket to archery-only bucks Pt. 2

Coralberry or “buck brush” is a great source of food for deer. The name should give it away but the thicket it creates along with the […]
September 22, 2016
micro whitetail

Micro Whitetail? Yes! (Pt. 2)

My late uncle Jackie Moore used to tell a story about seeing a micro-sized whitetail buck cross the road when he was headed out to a deer […]
September 22, 2016

Did You Know the Rut has Little to do With Bucks?

The rut in whitetail deer has some equally confusing terminology associated with it. There is a lot of talk about second and even third ruts but what does it mean? Many […]
September 21, 2016

Hunting Natural for Deer Pt. 1

All too often I am asked what a hunter should do when deer stop frequenting their feeders or green patches.  When your feeders and green patches fail […]
September 19, 2016

“Ice Cream” foods are ticket to bowhunting bucks (Pt. 1)

Texas Fish and Game Hunting Editor Lou Marullo believes hunters should focus on “ice cream” for deer in the coming archery-only season. Well, sort of. In […]
September 15, 2016
micro whitetail

Micro Whitetail? Yes! (Pt. 1)

Back in 2014 I wrote about my father and uncle seeing fully developed whitetail bucks that were about 1/3 the size of the average Texas Hill […]
September 13, 2016
antler rattling

When are the Deer Rutting on Your Lease?

The best chance to score on a big whitetail buck is during the rut (breeding period) and thanks to a Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) […]
September 12, 2016

So, what is the main factor in mega buck production?

Some of the greatest research ever conducted on deer comes from the Kerr Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Kerr WMA studies indicate that most antler traits are […]
September 8, 2016

Is the Whitetail Rut Happening Now? Yes, in September!

Are whitetails in parts of Texas rutting right now? The answer might surprise you according to research from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department’s “The Rut […]

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