Episode 13 – Martin Meeks’ 175-inch Suburban Atlanta Buck

Episode 13 – Martin Meeks’ 175-inch Suburban Atlanta Buck

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we talk to Martin Meeks about his tremendous 175-inch suburban Atlanta buck taken on the opening day of Georgia's archery deer season. Martin talks about his hunting background, his history with this massive buck, and how the whole hunt played out. [gallery link="file" size="medium" ids="2056,2053,2052"] Important Show Links Get 20% OFF of any onX Hunt Membership using promo code gaafield Details of the #Mentor2Hunt Challenge Please subscribe to the Georgia Afield YouTube channel Georgia Afield Facebook Groups Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly) Georgia Turkey Hunting Georgia Hog Hunting Georgia Public Land Hunters Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links…
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Episode 12 – Georgia Quota Deer Hunt Tips and Public Land Hunting Etiquette

Episode 12 – Georgia Quota Deer Hunt Tips and Public Land Hunting Etiquette

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we look at the process of hunting in one of Georgia's quota deer hunts. Discussion includes what to expect, steps to a successful hunt, and we also dive into public hunting land etiquette. Important Show Links Get 20% OFF of any onX Hunt Membership using promo code gaafield Details of the #Mentor2Hunt Challenge Please subscribe to the Georgia Afield YouTube channel Georgia Afield Facebook Groups Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly) Georgia Turkey Hunting Georgia Hog Hunting Georgia Public Land Hunters Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same…
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Episode 11 – 2019 Georgia Deer Season Opening Weekend Results on Public and Private Lands

Episode 11 – 2019 Georgia Deer Season Opening Weekend Results on Public and Private Lands

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we look at how Georgia deer hunters fared during the opening weekend of the archery deer season. We discuss how the weekend went for the Georgia Afield crew, as well as statewide deer harvest numbers on both public and private lands. We also briefly touch on a new hunting mentor challenge for this fall and the importance of wearing a safety harness. Important Show Links Check out our article featuring the full private and public land harvest numbers Get 20% off an onX membership using promo code gaafield Details of the #Mentor2Hunt Challenge Please subscribe to the Georgia Afield YouTube channel Georgia Afield Facebook Groups Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly) Georgia Turkey Hunting Georgia Hog Hunting Georgia…
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Episode 10 – A Georgia Record Book Gator With Derrick Snelson

Episode 10 – A Georgia Record Book Gator With Derrick Snelson

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we are talking with Derrick Snelson of Meriwether County, Georgia about his recent harvest of a 14+ foot, 700-pound alligator taking on Lake Eufala. Derrick lays out the details of the hunt with his daughter Shelby and Lethal Guide Service, what he plans to do with the gator, and some of the nationwide attention the oversized reptile has brought into his life. Important Show Links Check out Lethal Guide Service Please subscribe to the Georgia Afield YouTube channel Georgia Afield Facebook Groups Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly) Georgia Turkey Hunting Georgia Hog Hunting Georgia Public Land Hunters Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or…
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Episode 9 – Talking Georgia Public Land Bowhunting with Jordan Barnes of Close Proximity TV

Episode 9 – Talking Georgia Public Land Bowhunting with Jordan Barnes of Close Proximity TV

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we are talking with Jordan Barnes of Close Proximity TV. Jordan shares his tips and tactics for deer hunting in southeast and middle Georgia, particularly on public land. He also discusses his YouTube channel, Close Proximity TV, as well as his deer hunting plans for the 2019-2020 season. Important Show Links Close Proximity TV YouTube Channel Georgia Afield Facebook Page Georgia Afield Facebook Groups Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly) Georgia Turkey Hunting Georgia Hog Hunting Georgia Public Land Hunters Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms!…
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Episode 8 – Deer Season Preparation, Hunting Gear, and Season Goals and Expectations

Episode 8 – Deer Season Preparation, Hunting Gear, and Season Goals and Expectations

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, I'll be talking about last minute preparations for the upcoming deer season, some gear changes I'll be making this season, and the importance of realistic deer hunting goals and expectations. Important Show Links Does Broadhead Choice Really Matter? - QDMA Georgia Afield Facebook Groups Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly) Georgia Turkey Hunting Georgia Hog Hunting Georgia Public Land Hunters Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia…
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Episode 7 – Deer Tracking Dogs With Ken Parker

Episode 7 – Deer Tracking Dogs With Ken Parker

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we'll be talking to Ken Parker about deer tracking dogs — how to train them, how to find one this season, and common mistakes deer hunters make prior to calling one in. There's also some great information for all deer hunters on reading a deer's reaction to the shot and the blood to determine where the deer was hit and how to proceed. Important Show Links Ken Parker's Dog Training YouTube Videos Georgia Blood Trailing Network Facebook Group Georgia Afield's Deer Tracking Dog List Georgia Afield Facebook Page Georgia Afield Facebook Groups Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly) Georgia Turkey Hunting Georgia Hog Hunting Georgia Public Land Hunters Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery Support the Podcast If you…
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Episode 6 – Running Trail Camera Surveys for Deer

Episode 6 – Running Trail Camera Surveys for Deer

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we discuss how to conduct a trail camera survey on your hunting property. A trail camera survey can give you valuable information on your deer herd, like deer density, buck-to-doe ratio, fawn recruitment and even some age structure information. It's not a complicated process, and one that every deer manager should try. Important Show Links QDMA Trail Camera Survey Computation Form Georgia Afield Facebook Page Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or join us at the…
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Episode 5 – The Georgia Wildlife Federation With President & CEO Mike Worley

Episode 5 – The Georgia Wildlife Federation With President & CEO Mike Worley

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, you’ll learn about all the various programs and events that the Georgia Wildlife Federation (GWF) is responsible for. We talk with the GWF President & CEO Mike Worley about Georgia Hunters for the Hungry, the Georgia R3 (Recruit, Reactivate and Retain) Initiative, as well as the upcoming Buckarama event that will take place in Perry on August 16-18. Important Show Links Georgia Wildlife Federation Georgia R3 Initiative Georgia Hunters for the Hungry Buckarama Georgia Afield Facebook Page (for Buckarama ticket giveaways) Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have…
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Episode 4 – Georgia Public Land Deer Hunting: Everything You Need to Know

Episode 4 – Georgia Public Land Deer Hunting: Everything You Need to Know

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Listen Now Show Notes In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we discuss the basics of Georgia public land deer hunting. We go over the various types of deer hunts available, required licenses and permits, how to apply for quota hunts, and some tips to help you be more successful this fall. Important Show Links OnX Hunt app Georgia quota hunt drawing odds Apply for a quota hunt Wildlife management area maps Support the Podcast If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or join us at the Georgia Deer Hunting Facebook…
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