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December 2013

Varmint High Velocity Ammo
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Winchester – Year In Review And Highlights On Innovations


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Few companies across the spectrum of American industry can say they have the impact Winchester does on its market as the company’s innovations actually change the way their consumers—avid shooters and hunters—are able to approach their sport. Let’s take a look at some of the big ones from the past year: 17 Winchester Super Magnum — The […]

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Grant Woods

Hunting in the Snow


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Some soybean varieties will hold their pods well into the late winter if left standing.  Soybeans are high in oil which is a great source of energy for deer. This is another reason why soybeans make such a great food plot crop. Deer consume the forage during the summer and relish the pods during the […]

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Successful Predator Hunting


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Spomer shares with us his favorite load to shoot coyote, and a couple tips along the way that will help you become a more proficient predator hunter. Train to shoot precisely, and from field positions. Use a bipod or tripod from a versatile but steady position such as sitting with your back against a bank, post or bush. […]

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Ultimate Christmas Gift: Take Someone Shooting


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Recreational shooting is infectious and once a person has had a taste of busting clays with a shotgun, punching holes in paper with a handgun or tipping a can with a rimfire rifle, you can bet, they’re going to want to do it again. And if that person is a close friend or family member, all the […]

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Blind Side Dream Hunt North Platte Outpost Day 2


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A group of five Canada geese is spotted above a line of cottonwood trees to the north – it appears to be headed towards the blind. Head Guide Ross Juelfs tunes up the call. Six dark geese turn into the wind and head straight towards the spread of full body, shell and floater decoys. Day […]

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Blind Side Dream Hunt North Platte Outpost #1


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How better to put Blind Side to the test than to take it to one of the more storied waterfowling locales in North America, and put it through the paces on ducks and geese. Winchester Blind Side Dream Hunt 2013 winner Kaitlin Kalwei and her brother Brandon came in from Greenwood, MO to join the […]

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Winchester 1873
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Winchester and Christmas


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Hunting seasons are still in full swing in many areas whether it means stalking the big woods for a winter whitetail, wading flooded timber for incoming ducks, sitting a large decoy spread in a cut corn field looking skyward for geese or simply easing along the edge of a woodlot scanning the limbs and trunks […]

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Grant Woods

Scouting After the Kill


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Skinning sheds and/or gut piles where a deer was recently killed on a neighboring property, or a fresh road kill in the area to be hunted are all great sources of information. Deer ingest food rapidly. They then regurgitate it once back in cover, chew it up more and swallow it again. The food particles […]

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