Today on the show I’m joined by Andrae D’Acquisto to discuss the aggressive scouting and hunting tactics that have made him, in many people’s eyes, one of the very best deer hunters in the country.
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Last week we told you about how Brandon Butler’s cabin was burned. This is our follow up to that article.
The southeastern Missouri man arrested Jan. 16 for allegedly torching a cabin in retaliation for a poaching complaint has a 17-year criminal history. His rap sheet includes burglary, poaching, physical assault, and traffic violations. The convicted felon also served prison time for possessing a firearm and controlled drugs.
Corey J. Landrigan...
When it comes to deer sign, it’s what we can see that gets us most excited. A 6-inch-thick cedar shredded from serious tine-work along a rub line will always catch our eyes. Our focus on the aesthetics of sign is, of course, due to our olfactory capabilities being orders of magnitude poorer than whitetails’. This means we are missing out on the overall purpose of buck sign.
Communication is the name of the deer sign game, which is why rubs are...
Growing up in the early ‘90s, I was taught that if you saw a scrape, you ought to hunt it right away. It was just that simple. There was seemingly no deer sign more hyped than the pawed up patches of dirt that whitetail bucks make each the fall. But, in the early 2000s, after University of Georgia researchers found that 85% of scrape activity takes place at night, hunting scrapes fell from grace in a big way.
Since then, whitetail aficionados...