15 Tips for Planting Deer-Hunting Orchards

15 Tips for Planting Deer-Hunting Orchards

I’ve been planting trees for deer habitat management since I started helping my dad when I was about 10 years old. I’m in my 40s now and still planting them. I’ve learned a lot about tree planting and made plenty of mistakes in that time. Whenever the subject comes up, friends who hunt always have a lot of questions about which trees to plant and how, so I decided to compile a list of my most useful tips, based on experience, for planting trees for deer hunting. • Plant native tree species. Avoid... read more

by Lindsay Thomas Jr. on January 17, 2014 11 Comments

QDMA Poll

Based on your sightings in the 2013-14 season, how are deer numbers trending where you hunt? Deer numbers are...