Through Quality Deer Management, you can increase the number of adult bucks where you hunt. But older bucks may be more difficult to see and kill unless you use smart hunting strategies.

Bowhunters, Are You Ready?

With archery deer season quickly approaching, there is no better time than now to make sure that both you and your equipment are ready for opening day. Summer is in full swing, which for many of us means archery deer season is just around the corner. Hopefully your bow has been getting a regular workout …

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10 New Findings of Deer Science to Make You a Smarter Hunter

Science-based wildlife management gave us the abundant natural resources we enjoy as hunters today, and it can help ensure we keep them for tomorrow. That’s why QDMA’s new five-year mission goals include increasing our annual expenditures on deer research to help solve problems that whitetails and hunters now face. It’s also why we attend the …

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Try Bow-Range Burning for Archery Attraction

What is “bow-range burning”? It’s part of a concept that is torching a lot of old rules about the use of prescribed fire and shaking things up in the world of deer habitat management. How appropriate that it’s an idea conceived by a man who goes by @DrDisturbance on Twitter. Dr. Marcus Lashley of Mississippi …

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Why 3D Archery Will Make You a Better Bowhunter

When discussing 3D archery with those unfamiliar with the sport, I often describe it as “golf for bowhunters.” That’s because 3D archery takes the challenge — and frustration — of golf and combines it with the fun and excitement of shooting your bow in various true-to-life hunting situations. What’s not to love? So I’m always …

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Grunt-Snort-Wheeze: How and When to Use This Deer Call

Grunt-Snort-Wheeze: How and When to Use This CallWhat does a grunt-snort-wheeze sound like? Our founder Joe Hamilton spent years as a wildlife biologist researching and closely observing whitetails. Here, he teaches you how to imitate this call and explains when and why to use it in a hunting scenario. #RutRollCall Posted by The Quality Deer …

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