I hunted the 1st ML season on 15 in '08 as well, didn't score but may be able to provide some insight. Don't know if you apply for different weapon types but if considering applying for the 1st ML season on 15 this year you may want to take into account the fact they moved it to one week later so the bulls may be all done with the rut.
Great advice guys, I had to call off my try at the 16's and the 15mz this year due to unforseen singledom, but will put in for a diff. area and DIY instead of 1st guided hunt. I was wondering if any are familiar with 51 or 52? I know area but haven't hunted it. Just was told to stay away from tres peidras zoo? Any advice on where up there to start?
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...