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November 2013

Waterfowl hunting
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The Blind Side Advantage – Get Ready for Waterfowl


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  With Blind Side’s uniquely shaped pellets, called Hex Shot, each shell is able to pack more pellets into the same space than round pellets are able to. This means more pellets in the air for better, denser patterns. The cube-shaped shot delivers another benefit on the impact side of the shotshell equation—the additional edges […]

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Buck chasing doe
Grant Woods

Timing of the Rut


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Each population had between three and 19 years of data. That’s the equivalent of these researchers being armed with several nuclear war heads. You simply don’t argue with a force who has that kind of fire power. I’ll save you all the statistical analysis and simply say they didn’t find any relationship between annual mean […]

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Cold Weather Hunting
Melissa Bachman

Staying Warm Late Season


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      2. ThermaCare Heat Wraps – There is one place on everyone’s body that if kept warm will help the entire body stay warm – the kidneys. If you can keep your blood warm at these two locations, you will notice a significant increase in how warm you feel overall. To help achieve […]

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Power Max 300
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Myth Busters: The Wasted Energy Myth


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  However, as Spomer explains, “Despite all of these kinetic energy formulas that measure the impact energy of bullets as measured in foot-pounds, bullets don’t kill like Mack trucks.” Remember, it is ultimately trauma, both immediate via physical contact with the expanded portions of the bullet and radial via the energy waves carried through the […]

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buck chasing doe
Grant Woods

The Rut


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During the early and late deer season the hunting strategies that tend to produce the best results are usually based around patterning deer going to food, cover, or water. Bucks tend to use the same sources of food, cover, and water daily unless the source of these items changes or they begin to associate them […]

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