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Keep Records to Manage Habitat properly

Keep Records to Manage Habitat Properly – With Video

Keep Records to Manage Habitat Properly by J. Wayne Fears “We plant food plots, but still don’t have big bucks on our property,” is a statement wildlife biologists hear often. Far too many property owners, and hunting clubs who lease land, think that just planting food plots is all there is to having big bucks. […]

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DURANA WHITE CLOVER FOR A PERNMANENT FOOD PLOT

Durana White Clover For a Permanent Food Plot

Learn how to use Durana White Clover For a Permanent Food Plot Research done for establishing a long term perennial food plots recommend that Durana clover be considered as the crop to plant due to its shade tolerance, wide adaptability to weather extremes, low maintenance, high protein content (up to 28%) and long life, 7 […]

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Restoring Old Apple Tree

Restoring Old Apple Tree

Tips on restoring old Apple Trees by J. Wayne Fears Many of the better hunting properties available today were once farms. Often the area around the old farmstead is grown up, almost a jungle, and the fields and old pastures are in planted pine or CRP grass. Unless the old farm house is good enough […]

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Japanese Honeysuckle The Food Plot You May Already Have, & Not Know It

Japanese Honeysuckle – The Food Plot You May Already Have, & Not Know It

Learn about Japanese Honeysuckle from J. Wayne Fears Usually, when you read about a food plot crop you read all the about all the wonderful values of the plant or plant mix. Catch words such as nutritious, high protein, drought hardy, etc. are often used to describe the plant. However, when you mention Japanese honeysuckle […]

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Habitat Improvement 101 for the Bowhunter

Habitat Improvement 101 for the Bowhunter

Lessons on habitat improvement 101 for the Bowhunter by Brian Halbleib The sun began to drop below the tree line, triggering an explosion of crimson, salmon and cantaloupe hues across the clear, sapphire sky. The shadows continued to grow longer across the bright green field to the west of my stand location. Cereal grains in […]

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Food Plot Poaching

Food Plot Poaching

Tips on preventing food plot poaching by J. Wayne Fears Food plots planted near public roads or near property lines invite poaching and I am hearing from a number of readers who have trespass problems. I have an e-mail from one Global Outfitters reader who has planted turnips in a food plot within sight of […]

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How to Improve Turkey Population Creating Openings

How to Improve Turkey Population Creating Openings – Video

How to Improve Turkey Population Creating Openings by J. Wayne Fears Outdoor Hall of Fame member J. Wayne Fears discusses how to improve your wild turkey population through habitat management by simply creating opening on 10% of your hunting property. You will find that hens build their nests around opening. This gives them the ability […]

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About Removing Stumps From Food Plots

About Removing Stumps From Food Plots by J. Wayne Fears Several readers wrote in, “Our hunting club has several new food plots that have small stumps in them. They measure from 8″ to 2″ in diameter. We do not have the equipment to remove the stumps so are looking for an inexpensive way to remove […]

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Planting Chufa For Turkeys

How To Plant Chufa for Wild Turkeys Video

Farming Turkey at Leavellwood – How To Plant Chufa For Wild Turkeys – #1 of 4 Trey shows us how he farms for turkeys at Leavellwood and how to plant chufa for wild turkeys. As a sponsor for the NWTF Leavellwood is involved in the chufa program. Sponsors get to purchase 100 pounds of chufa […]

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Chufa on Wild Turkey Habitat

Chufa on Wild Turkey Habitat – Video

The start in a series on Chufa on Wild Turkey Habitat Every serious turkey hunter should know the affect of chufa on wild turkey habitat. Some call it turkey gold and some turkey candy. All I know is turkeys will hike miles through clover and corn to reach a chufa plot. If you are trying […]

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Controlled or Prescribed Burn for Habitat Management

How To Execute A Controlled Burn or Prescribed Burn to Enhance Habitat – Video

Controlled Burn or Prescribed Burn For Habitat Management After a March morning turkey hunt in Northeast Alabama at Chattokee Lodge, I joined lodge owner, Harlan Starr on a habitat project. Besides his role as lodge owner Harlan an elected Board Member for NWTF, and knows it takes a well planned habitat management program to develop […]

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