Welcome to July folks! Hope you’ve all got fun plans for the 4th and that you’ll be able to enjoy the beautiful weather we have coming our way. I’m particularly excited for this weekend because I get to head down to our Ohio property to put up some stands and trailcams and maybe even film some velvet bucks! It should be a lot of fun. So while I’m off falootin across the Buckeye State, check out the great huntin blog posts below and have a happy 4th of July! God bless the USA!

BIG DEER Rut Report Helps WI Man Kill Awesome Bow Buck – Mike Hanback’s Big Deer: A neat story of one man’s hunt for a great WI buck and how Mike Hanback’s rut report helped him do it!

Fight Target Panic With Practice – Growing Deer TV: Dr. Grant Woods discusses a great technique for improving your archery accuracy in the moment of truth by practicing something called “blind bale”.

When Food Plots Fail – QDM Works: Here’s a great post from Lindsay Thomas Jr of the QDMA, as he discusses the unfortunate demise of his Georgia food plots. That being said, from this experience, he has a few great lessons learned that he shares and it’s definitely worth checking out.

Water Wonders for Whitetails – Marc Anthony Outdoors: A interesting piece from avid whitetail hunter Marc Anthony as discusses ways to use the limited resource of water to get a better chance at the buck of your dreams!