Deer

Will Deer Eat This? How to Identify Native Plants

When creating better deer hunting habitat we all wonder...will deer eat this? In this video, 3 experts show us how to identify native plants. Then Grant explains the ones that deer love to eat. If you are a deer hunter wanting to create better native vegetation for healthier deer and more abundant wildlife, watch this video! The experts explore the bounty of native plants restored through prescribed fire.

The Drury's Are Giving Away the Farm and YOU Could Win It! (video)

2019 is the Drury Outdoors’ 30th anniversary and They Couldn’t
Have Made it This Far Without You, the Viewers!

To say “Thank you!” the Drury's purchased a 60-acre farm in northern Missouri, planted food plots, identified stand locations, and plan to hand over the title to one lucky winner in January 2020.

But what about the rest of 2019?

Are You Neglecting to Hunt Micro Deer Hotspots?

Most deer hunters favor big chunks of territory and deer stands that overlook large areas. But some of the biggest bucks get neglected by this tendency to always think larger tracts and more visibility is better.

Deer Hunting: Post Rut Strategies & Lessons from the Hunt (video)

Tyler has a great encounter with a LOT of inches of antler during rifle season. Watch this very exciting hunt and the lessons learned. (00:01 - 07:28) Grant explains a hunting strategy that can yield interesting results! (07:29 - 09:00) Plus, see the details on a late season hunting tip for targeting deer seeking energy rich food sources! (09:01 -16:56)

12 Things to Know About Hunting the Four Phases of the Rut

For deer hunters, “the rut” is a magical time that elicits images of broad-shouldered bucks with swollen necks fighting for dominance and chasing does with abandon. It’s portrayed in TV shows as a time of all-day action, with bucks that were shy and wary suddenly abandoning that caution and becoming easy targets for hunters.

Deer Hunting: Acorns on the Ground Equals Buck and Does Down! (video)

With favorable winds for deer hunting the team puts tags on a few does. Then Rae gets in the stand to hunt a buck that is on a pattern for white oak acorns. See the hunt where Rae gets that buck in range and down! (00:01 - 11:45) Stay tuned to the end for Grant's tips on reading fresh sign and hanging treestands. (11:46 - 16:17)

Tips for Easy Fall Food Plots Plus Scouting and Patterning Bucks (video)

See one of the easiest ways to plant a fall food plot!  (0:00:59) Plus: meet the newest member of the team (02:11) and get an update on the food plots that were planted earlier (03:27) and why Grant chose these food plot varieties. Then check out new patterns on a hit list buck, Louie (07:17).

Deer Hunting: New Bucks Patterned, New Strategies, New Stands (video)

Deer hunting "how to" with GrowingDeer.tv : We're getting a pattern on some hit list bucks so it's time to hang a new stand! Watch as Daniel shares the how, where and why of this new treestand location. Plus, tips for early scouting to find and plan those prime hunting hot spots this fall!

Defeat a Buck's Nose by Becoming a Scent Control Freak

Tagging a mature whitetail buck is the cumulation of hard work, perseverance, and a bit of luck. So why is it that what seems like a lifetime achievement for some hunters, is almost a yearly ritual for others?  Two words: Scent Elimination.

Shed Hunting Tips and Deer Habitat Improvements in Kansas (video)

Shed hunting is in full swing! Grant shares details on why bucks shed their antlers and where to hunt for them. (begins 03:33 )Then the team goes to Kansas to assist a land owner improve his property for better deer hunting. (begins 06:54)  Plus, see the latest from the local deer co-op meeting. (begins 18:11)  But first: updates on upcoming events with the GrowingDeer Team: Field Days and the NWTF convention. (0:01 - 02:54)