In This Issue… Features 6
Beware of Fast Food Minerals By Matt Harper It is important to have a good understanding of what minerals are and why understanding them will help your whitetail herd.
Planting Spring Perennials… Worth the Work By Scott Bestul The author has the opinion that planting springtime food plots are tougher than late-summer plots, but with far larger benefits.
17 from mistakes. 26 Learning
Killer Ideas for Using PowerPlant into Fall and Beyond By Jon Cooner To see the full benefits PowerPlant can offer, you need to extend your thinking. This article tells you how.
New Imperial Whitetail Turkey Select Chufa By William Cousins The Whitetail Institute is pleased to announce its newest forage product, Imperial Whitetail Turkey Select Chufa for turkeys and waterfowl.
Spring Gobbler Season Opening Day By Rusty Welch
Land Management Projects
By Hollis Ayres
Realistic Buck Goals — When Good Enough is Good Enough! By Bob Humphrey
Trophies of Grace
Hunting Wars — Let’s Stop Bickering
Imperial Whitetail Clover: The Most Significant Food Plot Forage Product Ever
By Tracy Breen By Jordan Howell
By Whitetail Institute Staff
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A Message from Ray Scott Field Testers Report Stories and Photos
Record Book Bucks Stories and Photos
By Bill Marchel Learning from mistakes.
Soil Tests Still First Step to Food Plot Success
New Arrest Max Selective Grass Herbicide
Food Plot Planting Dates First Deer — The Future of our Sport
By Whitetail Institute Staff The newest generation herbicide is a technical marvel.
How to Run Your Own Food Plot Business By Jeremy Flinn
The most significant food plot ever!
Digestibility — More Important Than Nutrient Level By Matt Harper
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 & Invetory Specialist Teri Hudson Office Administrator Accounts Receivable Kim Collins Customer Service Marlin Swain Shipping Manager 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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