Land Management

Fruit and Nut Trees Offer Deer a Steady, Nearly Year-Round Source of Food

Fruit and Nut Trees Offer Deer a Steady, Nearly Year-Round Source of Food

When you consider these appealing traits of tree food plots, the benefits of planting orchards begin to stack up.

Enroll in CRP and Earn Income on Unproductive Farmland

Enroll in CRP and Earn Income on Unproductive Farmland

The 2021 CRP sign-up deadline is Feb. 12, so landowners must act quickly to learn if their acreage qualifies for enrollment.

Eight Common Oak Trees Important for Deer Survival and Hunter Success

Eight Common Oak Trees Important for Deer Survival and Hunter Success

We’ve profiled eight oak trees: four from the white oak group of species, and four from the red oak group.

Which Oak Trees Do Deer Like Best?

Which Oak Trees Do Deer Like Best?

Oak trees and their mast are game-changers for deer hunters looking for a pre-rut opportunity, and rural landowners looking to improve property value.

How to Identify Deer Bedding Areas

How to Identify Deer Bedding Areas

Positioning yourself between the areas where deer bed and feed will increase shot opportunities exponentially. Here’s how you find those areas.

Yard Chickens 101

Yard Chickens 101

A basic guide to adding chickens to your rural property or farmland.