Coulee Country Branch Field Day/ Property Tour (WI)

June 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Keith Giraud's Farm
21144 County Hwy 4
WI 54660
Kim Zuhlke

Habitat Improvements for Healthier Deer and Strategic Property Design for Better Deer Hunting

Spend part of the morning touring a 36-acre property under design for healthier Deer and better Deer Hunting with DNR Deer Biologist, Matt Esser, and the property owner James Lanier, Regional Director, Quality Deer Management Association.
 Food Plots/Food Plot Design
 Exclusion Cages – what they can tell you
 Learn how to identify trees by their bark – find out what is a non-desirable tree species
 Invasive Species – identification and control
 Hinge Cutting – what they are, how to do them, where and why
 Use a logging operation to improve bedding cover and foraging opportunities
 How to create funnels for concentrating deer movement
 Design your property access for better deer hunting – no sight, no sound & no scent are the secrets
 QDM Cooperatives and DMAP Cooperatives – working with your neighbors
 Update on CWD

Meet at the Keith Giraud Farm, 21144 County Hwy A, Tomah, WI 54660(one mile west of the church)
 8:30-9:00 a.m. – Registration
$25.00 QDMA Member
$50.00 Non QDMA Members – includes QDMA Membership