Category Archive: Hunting Fishing Trapping

Oct 30

Survival Fishing Techniques

Water is often called the elixir of life for the properties we get when drinking it. In a survival situation water could be a life save as we could drink it to avoid dying of thirst but also we could fish from it to keep from dying of starvation. If you are ever in a …

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Oct 29

Interpreting The Chases To Track The Rut In Whitetail

Learn how to tell the difference between testosterone-driven chases and estrus-driven chases. If you are a hunter and looking to get some tips on the best time to be in the tree stand for the rut, check out this article from Outdoor Life. They explain what to look for in an  estrus-driven chase so you …

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Oct 25

Chimichurri And Rabbit In Jars

For folks that raise or hunt rabbit for meat here is a recipe to add to your collection. Rabbit with chimichurri that you put into jars and keep in the fridge. They will keep for up to six months unopened and should be eaten within two weeks after opening. The rabbit is simmered in a …

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Oct 24

Swiss Steaked Venison

It is that time of year again. Hunting season. The best time to find new venison recipes to add to your list of favorites. Here is one for making swiss steak from venison. The venison steak is pounded and browned then placed in a covered casserole and covered in a tomato based chili sauce and …

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Oct 20

Catch Big Catfish Chumming With Cleaning Table Scraps

If you like to fish for catfish and wonder what the best bait is this is for you. Try chumming catfish to you with cleaning table carcasses of fish. In this article by David Brown you can see the success they had using this method. They caught both a 50 pounder and a 70 pound …

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Oct 16

How to Keep Coyotes Away from a Homestead

Many homesteaders have faced the overwhelming task of how to keep coyotes away from a homestead the life threatening danger of them attacking (killing) young children, pets and farm animals. Coyotes will kill chickens, sheep, pigs, dogs, cats… basically anything they can overpower. I am originally from a city of over a million people so …

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