QDMA Launches Deer Hunting 101 YouTube Series for New Hunters

Whether you’re repairing home appliances or skinning a deer, YouTube has become the search engine of choice for beginners and do-it-yourselfers, and QDMA is there for new and aspiring deer hunters. A new YouTube series, QDMA’s Deer Hunting 101, went live in October with how-to videos that provide all the reliable information a new hunter …

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QDMA and Kalkomey Launch First-Ever Deer Hunting 101 Online Course

QDMA and Kalkomey Enterprises, LLC have partnered to deliver the Today’s Hunter Deer 101 course, the first-ever online course of its kind, developed to teach prospective deer hunters everything they need to know to be safe and successful. “Learning how to become a deer hunter can be intimidating, especially if you don’t have a mentor,” …

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QDMA Applauds Scientists Who Learn Bleach Deactivates CWD on Stainless Steel

QDMA applauds scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) for studying practical techniques that may help slow the spread of CWD and reduce human health risks – work which recently produced the discovery that CWD prions on stainless steel can be neutralized by a 5-minute soak in household bleach. A major …

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Tuberculosis News Causes Unnecessary Concern for Most Deer Hunters

A report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) touched off a wave of nationwide headlines about deer hunters and tuberculosis, but most news coverage failed to provide a very important detail: Bovine tuberculosis is eradicated in white-tailed deer except in a small area in the northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan. Outside northeast …

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10 to 15 Million Acres of Deer Hunting Land Impacted by QDMA Deer Stewards

QDMA’s popular Deer Steward advanced education courses have influenced management on an estimated 10 to 15 million acres of public and private hunting land since initiation in 2007, helping hunters improve deer populations and wildlife habitat across 47 states and Canada. Deer Steward began in 2007 with Level 1 and Level 2 in-person training courses, …

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