GK Season 6
The Doe's Choice • MSU Deer Lab Research Project
Mississippi State Deer Lab is conducting a study to better predict rut zones in Mississippi. In addition to this study they are swapping antlers on same size and age bucks and putting them in adjacent pens to a hot doe and see if she prefers bucks with bigger antlers.
Up Next in Season Six
Grand Rack • Beaver Trapping and Prop...
Adam Osmun of Grand Rack Hunting Club in Michigan explains some of the challenges he faces as a Gamekeeper. When developing a management plan for the property he found that Grand Rack was a big swamp an ongoing beaver problem, rocky soil from being in a glacier drop zone, and a low deer density d...
Full Circle • Growing and Harvesting ...
Austin Mussellman tells the story of a giant buck that he tracks for years through game camera pics and ultimately with the help of his friends works out a game plan to harvest the buck.
Austin and his crew also conduct a controlled burn and search for shed antlers on the property.
Gamekeeper Field Notes • Tree Plantin...
In this episode of Gamekeepers TV we cover a variety of property management practices.
Don Keller of American Sportfish shows the importance of fertilizing your pond.
Dudley Phelps tells how Nativ Nurseries got started and talks about Hybrid Oaks, air pruning containers and Chestnut trees.