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Tips for Turkey Food Plots

Tips for Turkey Food Plots

Take the time to prepare your turkey food plots   At this time of year, the questions usually start pouring in on how to attract turkeys for the upcoming spring season. Most people don’t like to hear that many food sources turkeys love to eat should have been...
Q & A: All About Ticks

Q & A: All About Ticks

Everyone who ventures outdoors should be aware of ticks and the diseases they carry   EDITOR’S NOTE: Great Days Outdoors magazine asked Emily Merritt to provide some information on ticks. Merritt is a research associate at the Auburn University School of Forestry...
What to Expect: Establishing Perennials

What to Expect: Establishing Perennials

Tips on establishing and maintaining perennials for maximum food plot performance.   Somewhere around 15 years ago I attempted to plant my first perennial food plot of clovers in the South. I guess I expected a big lush plot of clover to pop out of the ground in...
Fur Trapping Comeback

Fur Trapping Comeback

Higher fur prices have rekindled an interest in the art of fur trapping.   Many major cities across America can trace their roots back to fur traders of the mid-1600s. Early settlers set up trading posts to sell and barter furs. Around 1670 the Hudson Bay Company...