By Mark Kenyon

Still in the midst of a wild week at the 2015 North American Deer Summit and now the QDMA National Convention, I’m going to keep this short. But speaking of the Deer Summit, tune in next week for a whole bunch of updates from the event.

That said, as you know, every Friday we round up the top hunting deer hunting related blog posts from across the web and that’s exactly what we’ve got for you today. Read on and have a great weekend!

Can Boone and Crockett Club Stats Lead You to a Trophy Whitetail? – OutdoorHub: Bernie Barringer shares some interesting insights we can gain from looking back at B&C recordbook data.

Myths About Big Deer & How To Hunt Them Part II – Winchester World of Whitetail: Scott Bestul discusses why he thinks big bucks aren’t smart, but aren’t dumb either.

What to Look for During Summer Whitetail Scouting – North American Whitetail: Summer is just about here and this blog details some sound summer scouting strategies.

How to Make a Mock Scrape Deer Will Use All Summer and Fall – Deer & Deer Hunting: Steve Bartylla explains his mock scrape tactics.

Michigan Considers Closing 2015 Deer Season – Realtree.com: Tony Hansen takes a look at the potential of Michigan closing its deer hunting season in the UP.

Are You Wasting Money on Food Plots? – Realtree.com: One hunter’s plan to improve habitat after having had some tough times with food plots.

Montana Sportsmen Get Political Support on Public-Land Sales Issue – The Conservationist: Good news on the public lands transfer issue.