South Carolina 4-H Food Plot Project Winners Announced

Nicholas Stalford of York County and Myles Hutton (pictured) of Pickens County won the 2015-2016 South Carolina 4-H Wildlife Food Plot Project. For the project, 4-H members plant and grow food for wildlife and are judged based on their plots’ productivity and their plot-management records. Youth learn to identify different types of plants and signs …

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Lake Martin Branch (Ala.) Offers Habitat Tour

The Lake Martin Branch partnered with the Tallapoosa County Treasure Forest Association to offer a Timber and Wildlife Habitat Tour at Jerry and Genelle Brown’s farm near Hackneyville. The focus of the tour was to show how planting supplemental crops like fruit trees, thinning stands of timber, prescribed burning and planting native warm season grasses …

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Delaware Branch Assists With Healthy Kids Day

On June 2, the Delaware Branch provided an educational presentation on deer biology and behavior to approximately 1,000 fourth graders at the Healthy Kids Day event at Trap Pond State Park. Members of the Branch that presented and assisted were Chip West, Andrew Martin (President), Jim Kemble, Patty Utley, and Ron Haas (Treasurer).

QDMA Welcomes YETI as Its Newest Corporate Partner

ATHENS, GA (May 20, 2016) – YETI, makers of coolers designed by and built for serious outdoor enthusiasts, is the newest Corporate Partner of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA). “YETI founders Roy and Ryan Seiders grew up hunting whitetails and fishing across Texas and beyond. For them, it was and is a way of …

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Heart O’Lakes Whitetails Branch (Minn.) Hosts Youth Turkey Hunt

The Heart O’Lakes Whitetails Branch held their 5th Annual Youth Turkey Hunt this past April. The hunt hosted 15 hunters with the help of 15 mentors and 30 volunteers and parents. Ten landowners offered up their properties to the kids. To qualify for the hunt, the youth had to complete an essay highlighting why they …

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