April 2013

Deer Antler growth usually begins during the month of March or April, by August or early September, antlers are fully-grown. In most cases the typical deer antlers begins growth out of the head in a backward motion, then quickly changes direction and sweeps forward. Deer antlers are among the fastest growing tissues known to man. […]

Shed hunting tips

by bassnbeau on April 5, 2013

1. Use infrared-triggered trail cameras to monitor antler shedding. Begin hunting sheds as soon as most or all bucks in the photos have dropped their antlers (timing will vary geographically). Rodents will immediately begin gnawing shed antlers, so don’t postpone your search until warmer weather. 2. Concentrate your search in these areas: 1) winter food […]