I am now sitting on 6 points. My last tag I handed over to my oldest son. So I haven't had the previlage to squeeze a round off at a buck for awhile now. Holy cow, the itch is there! Both of my boys were each drawn for a Unit 7 Junior Hunt. So I am still very lucky. I have no clue about that Unit except that last year the Junior hunt had a very nice success rate.
Winter is tough on whitetails, that is an accepted fact.
You can help the quality of your herd by providing winter plots - that are not necessarily designed as kill plots.
Having what I call green plots - that the deer can browse in when most of the other food is gone, can greatly benefit the deer herd when they need it most.
Come December - at least in our area of the south - most of the mast is gone, all of the crops were long harvested and this green browse can really make the difference for...