How to Provide Emergency Winter Deer Food

How to Provide Emergency Winter Deer Food

The 30 most critical days for winter deer survival have a name, and it is March.  Deer have a limited supply of fat reserves to carry them through winter. In fact, research at the University of New Hampshire showed that a healthy doe begins winter with a 90-day fat supply. This ticking clock begins winding down in March and is the reason why weather patterns in this month often play the biggest role in deer mortality.  If January and February are brutal but relief comes on time with warming temperatures in March,... read more

by Lindsay Thomas Jr. on March 11, 2014 6 Comments

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