Extend Life of Plots with Frost Seeding By Craig Dougherty Replanting your food plots every couple of years is an amateur move. It wastes time and money. The real pros can get many more years than that. Frost seeding can be one way to extend the life of your clover plot.
By Jon Cooner, WINA Director of Special Projects Controlling grass and weeds in your perennials should be at the top of your list.
In This Issue… Imperial 30-06 Antler Up D3 by Matt Harper How science improved an already legendary Whitetail Institute product.
Hunters and Farmers Share the Same Soul
Imperial Whitetail PowerPlant: Performance Far Beyond the Ordinary
Turkey Select — Top Quality Perennial Chufa for Whitetail Institute Customers Passing it Forward By Bryan Hendricks
Big-Woods Food Plots
A Labor of Love… and Payback Time
By Michael Veine
By Gerald Almy
The Fundamentals for Becoming a True Sportsman By Chad Brown
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A Message from Ray Scott Customers Do the Talking Stories and Photos
Record Book Bucks Stories and Photos
Food Plot Planting Dates First Deer — The Future of Our Sport
Imperial Whitetail “Chic” Magnet: Forage Chicory Provides Outstanding Versatility By Whitetail Institute staff
The Weed Question: Where Did All These Weeds In My Food Plot Come From? By William Cousins
By Zeke Pipher
By Jon Cooner
Seed Production: A Complex Journey to the Perfect Product By Jon Cooner The Whitetail Institute’s journey to produce the perfect seed is a rigorous, and time consuming effort. The results speak for themselves.
Don’t Take the ATV… Take a Walk and Learn By David Hart Sometimes the best, and only, way to scout your property is to walk and get off of that ATV.
Be Sure to Get the Most from Your Perennial Food Plots
Has Our Deer Hunting Perspective Been Misplaced? By R.G. Bernier
Good Things in Small Packages By Bob Humphrey Hard work on a half-acre paid big dividends for the author and his family.
Knowledge is Power By Charles Alsheimer
Upfront Investments Yield Big Deer Hunting Dividends By Scott Bestul
By Jon Cooner Cover Photo by Charles J. Alsheimer
Whitetail Institute OFFICERS AND STAFF
Ray Scott Founder and President Wilson Scott Vice President of Operations Steve Scott Vice President, Executive Editor William Cousins Operations Manager Wayne Hanna, Ph.D. Agronomist & Director of Forage Research Mark Trudeau Director of Certified Research Frank Deese Wildlife Biologist Jon Cooner Director of Special Projects Brandon Self, Tyler Holley, John White Product Consultants Daryl Cherry Director of Sales Scott Thompson Upper Midwest Sales Manager Clare Hudson Northeast Sales Manager Dawn McGough Office Manager Mary Jones EDI & Inventory Specialist Kim Collins Office Administrator Accounts Recievable Emily Kiernan Internet Customer Service Bart Landsverk Whitetail News Senior Editor Charles Alsheimer, Tracy Breen, Matt Harper, Mark Kenyon, R.G. Bernier, Bill Marchel, Michael Veine, Dr. Carroll Johnson, III, Dean Weimer, David Hart Contributing Writers Susan Scott Copy Editor George Pudzis Art Director Wade Atchley, Atchley Media Advertising Director
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