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  • When Should You Start Feeding Based on Winter Stress? | Monster Meal | Pay Dirt

    Bill and Tyler Jordan meet with Blake Davis of Monster Meal to discuss feeding patterns, winter stress, and timelines. Feeding earlier equals deer finishing better, improved antler growth, and simpler management practices.

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  • How to Manage a Deer Heard | Monster Meal | Pay Dirt

    Join Tyler and Bill Jordan as they discuss intense managing practices they use that might be helpful for your property. Check out the advice from the main man at Monster Meal, too.

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  • How to Pull Soil Samples | Sampling Soil for Food Plots | Pay Dirt

    Join us as Realtree Farms manager Wes Dougherty shows us how he likes to pull soil samples. He also tells us the benefits of pulling such samples. This is an important step in planting food plots and managing land for wildlife.

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  • Burning Land At Realtree Farms | Prescribed Fire Tips and Tactics | Pay Dirt

    Join the Realtree crew as they burn some ground at Realtree Farms. They're using prescribed fire. It's all to better the habitat for all wildlife.

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  • Running Trap Lines in Kentucky | Mad Dog in the Trap | Pay Dirt

    The Brantley family spends one more day running trap lines. They arrive to find two big song dogs. Will Brantley and his son do well during the final day of the Kentucky trapping series.

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  • Tips and Tricks for Running a Subsoiler | Deploying Protein sites | Pay Dirt

    Join us at Realtree Farms as John Doughman gives us some tips and tricks for running a subsoiler in food plots. This process amplifies soil health and plant growth. Then, follow along as the crew freshens up protein sites.

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  • How to Spray Clover Fields | Pay Dirt

    Realtree Farm's JJ Doughman talks about the importance of and how to spray clover fields. Check out his tips and tactics for successful food plots.

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  • Realtree Farms Mineral Feeding Program | Monster Meal Game Plan | Pay Dirt

    Realtree Farm's JJ Doughman discusses the deer mineral feeding program at Realtree Farms. Follow along as he offers tips on how to get it done.

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  • How to Trap Predators | Song Dog on the Line | Pay Dirt

    Predator Trapper Jacob Parker spends some time at Realtree Farms trying to help control the predator population. He is attempting to help the deer and turkey population by removing nest and fawn predators like coyotes, foxes, raccoons, and more.

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  • Planting Food Plots | Ground Blind Setup | Pay Dirt

    S3.E2. JJ Doughman is getting the seed in the ground at Realtree Farms. Stephen McNelly sets up a ground blind. Fall is coming.

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  • Planting New Food Plots | Establishing Deer Feeding Stations | Pay Dirt

    S2.E21. Learn how to establish new food plots in raw soil, and introduce large feeding stations for deer. Realtree Farm Manager Roger Culpepper talks about his plan for achieving these goals.

    1:00 We take a quick look at the 1st Products no-till drill. This is a pristine planter.

    2:00 Then, Cul...

  • Small Food Plots for Deer | Using ATV Implements to Improve Habitat | Pay Dirt

    S2.E16. Roger Culpepper uses new ATV food plot implements to put in some whitetail grub. Learn these tips from one of the best habitat managers in the country.

    1:20 Landon Maxwell from 1st Products introduces one of its new offerings for 2020.

    2:00 Culpepper and Maxwell talk about some of its b...

  • How to Clear and Plan Food Plots | Managing Deer Habitat | Pay Dirt

    S2.E15. Realtree's Roger Culpepper works on clearing a new food plot at Realtree Farms. He uses a large New Holland implement to start the process.

    1:00 Culpepper introduces the concept of clearing old, overgrown fields for new food plots. Then, he gets to work cutting down vegetation.

    3:30 We ...

  • Armadillos Destroy the Yard | Using Live Traps to Catch Pests | Pay Dirt

    S2.E14. Roger Culpepper uses live traps to remove armadillos from Realtree Farms. These little rodents are causing too many problems. This might get interesting.

    0:10 Culpepper goes to Rural King ( and purchases several traps. They're plan? Catch and relocate some of th...

  • Home Garden Maintenance 101 | Revisiting a Successful Garden | Pay Dirt

    S2.E13. Roger Culpepper is back in the garden. He gives an update and shows everyone what it looks like now. Check out that lush, green growth.

    1:00 They take a look at some gear, including the Oxcart in Realtree camo:

    2:00 Then, they go over several tips when planting a...

  • Best Food Plot Designs | Manipulating Deer Travel Routes and Patterns | Pay Dirt

    S2.E12. Jared Mills discusses food plot shapes and how they increase the odds of filtering deer past treestand locations.

    2:00 Mills talks about the importance of food plot shapes. He then covers where and how he will implement this practice.

    3:00 Then, he discusses several different options an...

  • How to Build a Deer Skinning Rack | DIY Whitetail Hunting Projects | Pay Dirt

    S2.E11. The Given Rights' Mark Heck and Kenneth Lancaster teach us how to create a deer skinning rack. It isn't hard, and it isn't expensive. Here's how.

    1:00 Lancaster shows us the pre-welded base. They install it into the concrete floor.

    2:00 Then, they set the winch in place, and continue bu...

  • Benefits of Planting Trees for Wildlife | Chestnuts, Fruits and Oaks | Pay Dirt

    S2.E10. Realtree Farm Manager Roger Culpepper talks about some of the different trees on Realtree Farms. He covers different species that are planted specifically for wildlife. Culpepper also discusses where and what to plant, including what whitetails seem to prefer.

    1:05 First stop? A sawtooth...

  • How to Direct Deer Traffic | Land Management Tips for Whitetails | Pay Dirt

    S2.E9. Kenneth Lancaster and Mark Heck use a real-life buck to illustrate how to dictate deer traffic. By using certain land management tips, you can help control how your next target buck maneuvers the landscape.

    1:30 First, we take a look at a giant target buck these guys are after. It's name?...

  • How to Plant and Grow a Small Garden | Self-Sufficiency Tips | Pay Dirt

    S2.E8. Ever wanted to grow your own food? Realtree Farm Manager Roger Culpepper walks through the process of creating a small garden on your property.

    0:10: With social distancing going full blast, Culpepper explains the benefits of raising a garden. It takes some labor, but it's definitely rewa...

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    Tips from Midwest Whitetail's Bill Winke, Realtree farm manager Roger Culpepper, and more. Your questions. Their answers. Get the most out of your hunting land.

  • Great Shed Hunting Pro Tips | The Best Places to Find Shed Antlers | Pay Dirt

    S2.E7. Mark Heck and Kenneth Lancaster with the Given Right head to Kansas to have some shed hunting fun. They also talk about the best way to find sheds on your property, and how to use it as a scouting tool for next year.

    2:05: Heck and Lancaster preview their game plan for searching the farm....

  • Building Hog Exclusion Fences | Keeping Feral Hogs Away from Feeders | Pay Dirt

    S2.E6. Realtree Farm Manager Roger Culpepper builds exclusion fences to keep feral hogs away from feeders. Wild pigs are invasive, and they’re a big problem, especially in the South. Unfortunately, it’s an invasive species that isn’t going away.

    0:15: Culpepper heads to Rural King to purchase ma...

  • Prescribed Fire | How to Create Firebreaks for Controlled Burns | Pay Dirt

    S2.E4. Realtree's Roger Culpepper shows how to create firebreaks before using prescribed fire on the farm. He also discusses the importance of using other safety measures, tools and tactics.

    Episode Breakdown:

    1:15: Roger uses a skid steer to start making firebreaks.

    2:30: Then, he discusses t...