The oryx hunt for vets is a draw you have a good chance at getting a tag. The applications are due by FEB. 4th you can go to the web site and apply. http://www.wildlife.state.nm.us if you need help let me know, I would be more than happy to help in any way I can.
A 270 maybe a little lite a friend of mine hunted with a 270 a couple years ago and and it took three well placed shots to bring it down. I would use something around a 300 mag. My daughter took one this year with a 270 whby mag so It can be done just make sure you practice. If you get drawn I will help you out. If you would like to you can give me a call at 505-334-2829 after 6:00pm mountian time.
Talk to ya soon Kevin,
Don’t let it fool you, late season food plots do work. Many people believe that the only time to plant a food plot is during spring but this is not true!! This spring and summer like many people I worked all the time leaving little time for the outdoors. That time was spent scouting areas and hanging tree stands. I didn’t think that I would be able to plant a successful food plot for the 2010 hunting season. But boy was I wrong. I had never planted a fall foot plot before fall 2010, and I...