Midwest Whitetail Weekly

Midwest Whitetail Weekly

6 Seasons

Midwest Whitetail is a weekly series that we produce all year long, as close to live as possible. Follow these incredible stories as we find the bucks we will hunt, attempt to pattern them and then ultimately pursue them. Learn lots of updates on strategy and buck behavior.

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  • Overcoming the Challenge of Buck Fever | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 13

    On this week's episode, we hear from Jared Mills, Max Mongrello, Kaleb Greiner, and Grant Noble, who discuss strategies for overcoming buck fever during the moment of truth. The guys offer tips ranging from equipment preparation before the hunt to pinpointing a specific aiming spot on a deer in o...

  • Hanging Stands | Decoys: Do They Work? | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 12

    On this week’s episode, Jared Mills takes another trip to his new property to complete a few spring chores. He moves Cuddeback cameras to a few new locations for the summer. He also hangs a new treestand near a ditch and discusses his plans for putting in a bowhunting plot for the upcoming season...

  • Reliving My Craziest Hunting Experience | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 11

    On this week's episode, we join Jared Mills as he walks us through the events of his craziest hunting experience, an intense fight between his target buck "George Brett" and another mature buck back in 2014. Then, Mills provides a review on the Tuore-V, a rugged off-road personal vehicle that has...

  • Setting Up a New Bow, Killer Entry Routes | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 10

    On this week's episode, we begin with a quick trip to the woods with Jared Mills as he creates an access route leading to a treestand site on his property. Jared discusses the advantages of the setup and his future plans for further improving the location for hunting. After that, Owen Reigler div...

  • Hunting With Heroes, Crash Course on Bowhunting Turkeys | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 9

    We’ve got a special episode for you this week. We start off by joining Jared Mills and Max Mongrello in southern Iowa as they host another veteran hunt for Aaron Evenson of Operation Impact 22, an organization dedicated to raising awareness for veteran mental health and suicide prevention. The gu...

  • Killer Stand Sites, Setting The Stage For “Wolverine” | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 8

    On this week’s episode, we begin by joining Jared Mills on one of his permission farms to discuss a favorite stand location and the advantages it has. He explains the set up, and recalls a few noteworthy hunts from the setup during previous seasons. Then, we head to Southern Iowa with Owen Reigle...

  • The "Big Chief" Whitetail Story, Bowhunting Gobblers | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 7

    On this week's episode, we start off by joining Justin Luebrecht and Tyler Behlmann in Missouri as they recap the epic chase for a deer they call "Big Chief." The buck was Justin's main target for the past three seasons, and after many close calls with him, the story of "Big Chief" came to an unf...

  • The Best Morning Treestands, The Bearcat Buck | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 6

    On this week’s episode, we start off by joining Owen Reigler who gives an update on his cedar thinning project and how the project can be applied to your own property. He then discusses a new morning stand that he has set up for a new target buck, and gives a few tips on accessing and optimizing ...

  • The Ultimate Shed Hunting Episode | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 5

    On this week’s episode, we start off by making the drive to southern Iowa with Jared Mills as he meets up with fellow team member Owen Reigler for a group shed hunt at Owen’s farm. Then, we catch up with Mike Reed and his family who make their way to the Home Farm for their annual shed hunt. Fina...

  • Gaining Hunting Permission, Hunting Small Properties | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 4

    On this week's episode, we head to a permission farm with Max Mongrello as he takes us through a few tips and strategies that you can employ to better your chances at acquiring permission on new hunting ground. He then frost seeds a new food plot, and takes us through a recap of some never-before...

  • Deer Classic Big Bucks, Trapping Wild Turkeys | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 3

    On this week's episode, we start off by joining the Midwest Whitetail team as they head to the 2022 Iowa Deer Classic. The guys have the pleasure of hanging out with fans and partners along with getting a first look at a few recently completed mounts from the past two seasons. Then, we get an upd...

  • Scouting New Hunting Land, Jared’s New Property | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 2

    On this week’s episode of the off-season show, we join Jared Mills as he heads out to a new piece of ground that he has leased for the upcoming hunting season. Being that it is one of the first times he has walked the property, Jared sets out with the goal of figuring out the basic lay of the lan...

  • Optimal Deer Bedding, The Off Season Begins | Midwest Whitetail

    Episode 1

    E1. On this week’s episode, we kick off the 2022 off season with an update from Owen Reigler on his latest habitat management project. In an effort to increase the number of bedding locations in the cedar thickets scattered across his farm, Owen discusses the different strategies he uses to manag...