The Boys of Summer

The Boys of Summer

I’m a big sports fan but this article is not about the Yankees, Red Sox, Braves or Cardinals. As exciting as the Fall Classic can be, I’m referring to something far more heart pounding – bachelor groups of bucks. Each summer for the past 10 years I’ve conducted a trail-camera survey to estimate the adult sex ratio, age structure, and number of deer using our farm. This information helps us determine whether we need to take any antlerless deer and how many to shoot, whether we are meeting our... read more

by Kip Adams on August 26, 2014 0 Comments

QDMA Poll

A poacher is caught shooting deer from a public road, at night, on lands where they do not have permission to hunt. In your opinion, what is a reasonable fine for this offense?