Is Supplemental Feeding Necessary for Fawn Productio...

Does Supplemental Feeding Improve Fawn Production Or Survival?Supplemental feeding is mandatory if you wish to maximize the number of deer...
Does Supplemental Feeding Improve Fawn Production Or Survival?Supplemental feeding is mandatory if you wish to maximize the number of deer on your ranch. Fawn production and survival much like antler growth are directly related to nutrition. If nutrition is limiting for pregnant does, especially late in pregnancy (May-July), fawn production will be reduced. If nutrition is limiting for lactating does during July-September, fawn survival will also be negatively affected.The first scientific study on supplemental feeding in south Texas, by Bob...
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Is Supplemental Feeding Necessary? - Part I

Supplemental feeding has never been more popular. There are now more ranches and more acres enrolled in supplemental feeding programs...
Supplemental feeding has never been more popular. There are now more ranches and more acres enrolled in supplemental feeding programs than at any other time in history! Look in any hunting magazine and you’ll find pages of advertisements for feeders, feeder accessories, supplemental feed, and food plot seed. Obviously, supplemental feeding has become BIG BUSINESS!Does supplemental feeding really work, or are all of these ranchers wasting their time and money? If supplemental feeding is beneficial, when is the best time...
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Whitetails and Water Guzzlers: Gaining control of wh...

Protein, digestible energy and minerals…every article in popular hunting magazines and on the web, addresses one or more of these...
Protein, digestible energy and minerals…every article in popular hunting magazines and on the web, addresses one or more of these key factors for maximizing the health of the deer you hunt. I agree that they are crucial for decorating your trophy room. What about water?July across much of the whitetail’s range has been extremely hot and dry. If you’re anything like most of the “somewhat serious” bow hunters we know you are trying to sneak in evening practice session after the sun...
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Why Management?

Hi, I’m David Morris. Are you tired of seeing mostly does and only the occasional buck … and then, he’s...
Hi, I’m David Morris. Are you tired of seeing mostly does and only the occasional buck … and then, he’s a little fellow? Are you interested in seeing more and bigger bucks WHERE YOU HUNT? If the answer is “YES,” then you’re ready for management.Now, I know you’re probably thinking, I’m a deer hunter; not a deer manager. Well, the truth is: If you hunt deer, you ARE a deer manager. You see, every time you decide to shoot or...
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Farming Practices Make A Difference!

Our seed products require no more effort to plant and grow than any other seed product, but like all things,...
Our seed products require no more effort to plant and grow than any other seed product, but like all things, the more effort you put into it, the more you’ll get out. Even minimal effort, like scratching out a seedbed and broadcasting seed onto it, will bring some results.The level of intensity in your farming effort should parallel the level of intensity in your management objectives. If the goal is simply to attract deer for hunting and viewing, a relatively...
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Management Goals & Possibilities

I’ve got a question for you. Can management really improve your hunting? You bet it can! And, one of the...
I’ve got a question for you. Can management really improve your hunting? You bet it can! And, one of the best things about management is that it’s like a well-stocked cafeteria, there’s something in it for everyone!At one end of the spectrum are the simple things, like laying off the trigger on young bucks or taking that doe that’s on your license to help hold numbers down or growing a small food plot on the “Back 40” just to attract...
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