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February 2017

Nikki Boxler

How Workouts Lead to Better Stamina in the Field


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For example, our time in the outdoors often consists of miles of hiking while hauling around loaded packs over uneven and sometimes rugged terrain. In this case, how relevant would, say, a seated leg extension machine be towards making us better fit for these types of activities? Not relevant by any means! So how do […]

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Melissa Bachman

Tips on Gaining Hunting Access to Private Property


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Many times people ask how do you find such landowners?  What I’ve done in the past is go to your local Farm Service Agency and ask for a plat book.  This lists landowners’ names and their land broken down by maps.  Find places you think may be good for deer, ducks, pheasants, etc. and give […]

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Live the Legend

Tribute to Leo George


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NILO has maintained an ongoing commitment to the development and demonstration of hunting preserve and game management techniques and Leo played a critical role in meeting that commitment for more than a quarter century. Being raised on a farm made Leo a natural fit to manage NILO Farms, where he started each day before dawn […]

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Live the Legend

Prepping for Turkey Season – Part 1


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Following is a list of key of issues to address before you ever plan on calling to that first gobbler. Check the Camo – Camo fades, it tears, it simply wears out over time. Go through your camo clothing and check its condition, wash it if it’s been stored awhile and take it out and […]

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Melissa Bachman

Winchester Deadly Passion – Season 6


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After the wrap of a season of hunting, it’s always exciting to go back and take a look at the footage and accomplishments of a year of hard work and long hours.  When filming, it’s always a team effort. Sometimes things go as planned, but sometimes they don’t.  It’s also about so much more than the hunt.  For […]

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Winchester’s New Expedition Big Game Long Range Ammunition


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Come along on this Winchester video blog and learn more on the new Winchester Expedition Big Game Long Range load. Winchester Life co-hosts Chris and Casey Keefer provide the details.

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Give Small Gauges for Small Game a Try…They’re both Super-Fun!


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Small game hunting is where small gauge shotguns shine in the field and bring to your efforts a level of challenge similar to planting a soft-lead rimfire round in the precise target area presented by a tree-scrambling squirrel or grazing rabbit. For such hunts, the .410 bore and 28-gauge shotguns are both a true joy […]

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Melissa Bachman

Here Comes the National Wild Turkey Federation Convention


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So how did turkeys suddenly re-appear in my neck of the woods and across the country?  One big reason, the National Wild Turkey Federation which was founded in 1973.  At that time there were about 1.5 million wild turkey across North America.  After decades of work, that number has it a historic high, boasting almost […]

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