This is a weird thought, but can deer see in a spectrum that is the equivelant of a black light? I ask, because There is a pizza joint I go to that has black lights in it. The first time I went I was wearing jeans, and when I walked into the light, I had "pour marks" all over one leg. It was obvious that was where I had poured the detergent when I washed them.
Now, it was like a bright beacon for all to see. So I wonder, could deer see that if it was on your hunting clothing????
Anything is possible Vermonster...Bout them know'n their terrain,i had a doe bust me,i was lay'n on my belly on a lil hill,nothing but from my nose to top of head probily show'n look'n over hill at her bout 50 to 60 yard's away...She knew i was there,she start'd stomp'n foot,she did a big circle around me to get down wind...I could'nt Blieve she knew i was there with just a lil bit of my head stick'n up over hill....They know every nook an kranny...
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...