Wildlife & Woodlot Management: A Comprehensive Handbook for Food Plot & Habitat Development by Monte Burch
Wildlife & Woodlot Management: A Comprehensive Handbook for Food Plot & Habitat Development
About the Author
Author Monte Burch is a full-time freelance writer, illustrator, and photographer, and has contributed to numerous outdoor, gardening, and general-purpose magazines. Author of more than 70 books, he also created the Sunday comic strip, “The Good Earth Almanac.” Monte and his wife, Joan, live on a farm in the Missouri Ozarks that is managed for wildlife. There they both write, photograph, and make time to enjoy hunting and observing wildlife.
Table of Contents
Ultimate Guide to Planting Food Plots for Deer & Other Wildlife Table of Contents Introduction Chapter 1: Finding Your Paradise 1 Chapter 2: Make the Land Pay Its Own Way 11 Chapter 3: Analyzing Your Soil & Water 21 Chapter 4: Lime & Fertilizer Applications 29 Chapter 5: Equipment Needed to Plant Food Plots 39 Chapter 6: Tree Plantings Come First 49 Chapter 7: Clovers & Clover Blends for Deer 59 Chapter 8: Alfalfa & Other Perennial Grasses 71 Chapter 9: Designer Food Plots for Deer 83 Chapter 10: Specialty Deer Forages 95 Chapter 11: Supplemental Deer Feeding 107 Chapter 12: Mineral Magic for Bigger Antlers 117 Chapter 13: How to Have More Turkeys 125 Chapter 14: Managing for Upland Game Birds 131 Chapter 15: Managing for Small Game 141 Chapter 16: Managing Ducks for Geese 147 Chapter 17: Predator Control 153 Chapter 18: Quality Deer Management 159 Glossary of Terms 165