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Quality Deer Management: The Basics and Beyond


Participation in Quality Deer Management (QDM) is quickly spreading across the United States. This full-color book thoroughly explores the tenets of QDM, including land development, proper animal harvest, obtaining good doe-to-buck ratios, developing nutritious food sources, and many more principles that lead to healthier deer herds and bigger bucks with larger antlers.
The history and benefits of QDM are thoroughly explained, so landowners can determine if QDM is a feasible option. Landowners will learn how to test soil acidity, manage woodlands, create food plots, and estimate deer populations. Forestry management is reviewed, as well as proper QDM hunting strategies, and how to promote QDM to neighboring landowners.

Charles Alsheimer is an outdoor writer, lecturer, whitetail consultant, and award-winning nature photographer specializing in white-tailed deer.

• Describes quality deer management (QDM) as a tool for building quality deer herds

• Provides land and forestry management tips

• Discusses proper QDM hunting strategies for controlling antlerless herds


Resource Specification
Category: Deer: Book
Title: Quality Deer Management: The Basics and Beyond
URL: http://www.livestock-directory.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0873493354/ref=ase_livestockdire-20/102-8161088-0367353?v=glance&s=books
Released Date: August 200s2
Cost: $27.96
List Price: $39.95
Pages: 208 pages
Edition: Hardcover, 1st Edition
ISBN: 0873493354
Publisher: Krause Publications
Author: Charles J. Alsheimer
Keywords: deer, deer hunting, deer management, deer hunting stategies
Summary:

Charles Alsheimer is an outdoor writer, lecturer, whitetail consultant, and award-winning nature photographer specializing in white-tailed deer.

• Describes quality deer management (QDM) as a tool for building quality deer herds

• Provides land and forestry management tips

• Discusses proper QDM hunting strategies for controlling antlerless herds

Description:

 

Participation in Quality Deer Management (QDM) is quickly spreading across the United States. This full-color book thoroughly explores the tenets of QDM, including land development, proper animal harvest, obtaining good doe-to-buck ratios, developing nutritious food sources, and many more principles that lead to healthier deer herds and bigger bucks with larger antlers.
The history and benefits of QDM are thoroughly explained, so landowners can determine if QDM is a feasible option. Landowners will learn how to test soil acidity, manage woodlands, create food plots, and estimate deer populations. Forestry management is reviewed, as well as proper QDM hunting strategies, and how to promote QDM to neighboring landowners.

Charles Alsheimer is an outdoor writer, lecturer, whitetail consultant, and award-winning nature photographer specializing in white-tailed deer.

• Describes quality deer management (QDM) as a tool for building quality deer herds

• Provides land and forestry management tips

• Discusses proper QDM hunting strategies for controlling antlerless herds