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best place to shoot a deer

Top 5 Best Places To Shoot A Deer

By Kevin Steffey | Deer Hunting , Hunting , Hunting Tips

It is the desire of every hunter to kill any animal he or she desires with a single shot. Most people, including you and I, are likely to mention the head, heart, and probably the neck if asked about some of the best places to shoot a deer. To kill a fast moving and swift animal like a deer with a single shot is not easy. It is important to know at least the top 5 best places to shoot a deer that will guarantee a catch.

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Chicory for deer

How To Plant Chicory For Deer–How to Attract Deer to Your Backyard

By Kevin Steffey | Deer Hunting , Food Plot , Hunting , Hunting Tips

Do you love it when your local wildlife comes to visit your property? Squirrels, rabbits, birds, and deer are wandering around and living their lives. You can become closer to nature and encourage more wildlife with food plots.

Food plots are particular areas of planted land that are set aside to be a food source for wildlife. These food plots usually contain forage grasses, beans, alfalfa, turnip, et cetera. For deer, something they enjoy is chicory.

Chicory is a member of the dandelion family that can be used for many things. It has numerous health benefits for humans and is even used as a coffee substitute. Wildlife also loves it, especially deer.

By creating a food plot on your property, you will encourage wildlife to visit and chow down. If you are attracting them to hunt or if you just want to enjoy nature in your backyard, planting chicory in a food plot will attract deer to wherever you planted it. This guide will tell you all you need to know about planting chicory for deer.

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7 of the Best Deer Baits (#5 Will Surprise You!)

By Kevin Steffey | Deer Hunting , Hunting , Hunting Tips

It can be a bit confusing to determine the best deer bait to use while you’re out hunting. If you’re in an area where it’s legal to bait deer, however, it can be one of the best ways to ensure that you come home with a used tag and some fresh venison.

There’s a wide range of different things that hunters use, and if you’re new to hunting it can all be a bit confusing. I’m here to show you how to reduce that confusion and get you started on ensuring you make a clean harvest with minimal fuss.

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how to score a whitetail deer

How To Score A Whitetail Deer-How To Easily Score A White Tail Deer In 5 Simple Steps

By Kevin Steffey | Hunting Tips

If you are new to hunting, the idea of scoring may be an unfamiliar concept to you - I know it was for me. Simply put, scoring a buck’s antlers is an easy way for you to compare the size of your prize game with other trophy bucks.

Not all deer are created equal, and scoring is a method that different hunting clubs have codified to judge the quality and size of each buck. Depending on which organization you choose to associate with, you’ll score your deer differently.

If your buck has a rack large enough to go into the record books, you could send in your score to one of the four record-keeping organizations. So let’s learn how to score your white tail deer with ease!

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