Head games - Defining a trophy deer is difficult June 8, 2014 Louisiana

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Head games - Defining a trophy deer is difficult June 8, 2014 Louisiana, Louisiana Sportsman 
... To harvest larger bucks and promote good genetics, some hunters and managers are advocating the passing on of yearling bucks (1 ½) and even 2 ½-year-olds. In doing so, the hopes are that these young deer with good antler potential can eventually work their genes into the breeding population while increasing the buck age structure for local deer herds. This is one approach to ensure a continuous pool of genetics...

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