WHITETAIL GURU HUNTING PODCAST #22:FIELD TO FORK WITH HANK FORESTER OF QDMA

In this episode of the Whitetail Guru Hunting Podcast we talk with Hank Forester of QDMA about recruiting new hunters.

On the latest episode of the Whitetail Guru Hunting Podcast we talk with Hank Forester of the Quality Deer Management Association about Share Your Hunt and Field to Fork. Hank is the Hunting Heritage Programs Manager for the QDMA. Hank Forester along with Charles Evans, Georgia R3 Coordinator, co-founded Field to Fork. In a nutshell, Hank travels the United States helping branches recruit new hunters into the fold. He dives into this much deeper in our interview.

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iTunes link: Episode #22

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In this episode we discuss:

  • Share Your Hunt Opportunities
  • Field to Fork
  • R3 and hunter recruitment
  • Decline in hunter numbers and license sales
  • How to get involved with a QDMA branch
  • The best way to share venison with a neighbor
  • Staggering statistics about public perception of deer hunting
  • Field To Fork success stories
  • Our all new Whitetail Rally Round©

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WHITETAIL GURU HUNTING PODCAST #21: Kentucky Public Land And Late Season Tactics With Jordan Barnes

In this episode of the Whitetail Guru Hunting Podcast I talk with Jordan Barnes about hunting public land in Kentucky.

On the latest episode of the Whitetail Guru Hunting Podcast we talk with our first repeat guest, Jordan Barnes. We first talked with Jordan on episode one about spring turkey hunting. If you would like to check out that episode you can click here. However, in this episode we dive into public land hunting the Bluegrass State of Kentucky. Jordan made several trips of to Kentucky to chase whitetails during late summer and fall. He gives us the low-down on what he discovered.

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iTunes link: Episode #21

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In this episode we discuss:

  • Hunting public land in Kentucky
  • Obstacles of hunting out-of-state public ground
  • Scouting public land from out-of-state
  • Late summer/early fall food sources
  • Georgia private and public land success
  • Late season hunting tactics
  • Late season food sources
  • Our all new Whitetail Rally Round©

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10 Things That Go Through a Deer Hunter’s Mind as the Season Approaches

Can you relate to these 10 things that go through a hunter’s mind right before the season opens?

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Grilled Venison Backstrap Recipe is a Mouthwatering Favorite — Wide Open Spaces

Here’s a great grilled venison backstrap recipe for any occasion. It’s easy but tastes gourmet.

WhitetailGuruHunting.com Looking for a fresh meal? Try this grilled venison backstrap recipe. Venison, or deer meat, is arguably one of the best tasting meats. However, you typically won’t find it at the store. If you do, it’s not from America, and most likely from a deer farm in New Zealand. Venison is organic wild game, so…

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WHITETAIL GURU HUNTING PODCAST #9: LINDSAY THOMAS JR., TALKS CWD, SOUTHEAST DEER STUDY GROUP AND SHARING VENISON

In this episode we talk to QDMA’s Lindsay Thomas Jr., about the effects of CWD and research from the Southeast Deer Study Group.

Today on the podcast we talk with Lindsay Thomas Jr., who is the editor of Quality Whitetails magazine and Director of Communications for the Quality Deer Management Association. We dive into a plethora of studies involving cutting edge deer research. Similarly, we discuss the threats of chronic wasting disease and how hunters can help prevent the spread of the disease.

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iTunes link: Episode #9

In this episode we discuss: 

  • CWD Red Zones
  • Southeast Deer Study Group
  • Deer antler research
  • Coyote impacts on fawn recruitment
  • Weather-related research
  • Passive trail camera surveys
  • QDMA five-year goals
  • Sharing venison
  • Use #QDMAShares

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5 Affordable Deer Stands That Won’t Break the Bank This Summer

Looking for affordable deer stands this summer? Add these to your repertoire. Whether you prefer a ladder stand, a hang-on tree stand or a climbing tree stand there’s bound to be affordable deer stands on this list for you. I personally prefer more of a run-and-gun set up that allows me to be mobile each…

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