Posts by Jared Vanhees

Habitat Podcast #39 – Jordan Hanks – Shed Hunting, Why, Habitat To Search In, Gear, Scouting, Record Books, Using The Weather & Terrain, Collectors & Selling Sheds, Patterning Bucks & Putting The Story Together

Habitat Podcast #39 – Jordan Hanks from IL joins Jared Van Hees on the podcast.  Jordan is a renouned deer hunter and even better shed hunter.  We have a fun time catching up and discussing: Shed Hunting – What is it  Shed Hunting Clubs Why Do Deer Shed Their Antlers Why Do People Shed Hunt…

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Habitat Podcast #38 – Charlie Morse – Morse Nursery, Top 6 Wildlife Trees, Nutting, Fruiting, Grafting, Planting, Soil Choice & Testing, Fertilizing, Tips & Tricks, Fruit Varieties & When to Order

Charlie Morse – Morse Nursery Get ready for all this information! Jared and Brian DIVE IN to wildlife habitat plants. Tons of great information on all things wildlife plants.  From nuts to fruit, top 6 Wildlife Trees, Nutting & Fruiting Timing, Grafting vs Non Grafted, Planting Techniques, Soil Choice & Testing, Fertilizing, Tips & Tricks,…

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Habitat Podcast #36 – Phil Lincoln – 5 Habitat Consultants, Property DOs & DON’Ts, Long Distance Management, Habitat Plan Setup, Circle Track of Food, 530 Trees Logged, Importance of Mock Scrapes, Buck Bedding on Your Property, Bumping Deer & Stand Access

Habitat Podcast #36 – We talk with Phil Lincoln on Property DOs & DONT’s Long Distance Property Management 5 Habitat Consultants – Don Higgins, Jeff Sturgis, Jim Ward, Jim Brauker, etc Habitat Plan Setup Circular Motion of Food 530 Trees Logged right away The need for Buck Bedding on Your Property Managing Grape Vines in…

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Habitat Podcast #35 – Kris Pope – How To Trap, Coyote Trapping School, Types of Traps, Set Locations, Post Harvest Steps, How To Sell Fur, Fur Values, Advantages to Trapping & Managing Predator Populations

Habitat Podcast #35 – Kris Pope in Georgia. We chat in length with Kris Pope from the Coyote Trapping School.com Kris is from Georgia, and talks to us about his trapping season each Fall. How To Trap Coyotes, Raccoons, Bobcats, Beaver, etc What is Coyote Trapping School and how does one join? Types of Traps…

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Habitat Podcast #34 – Jim Brauker – Hinge Cutting 101, Three Types of Hinge Cuts, Popular Misconceptions, Hinge Cut Safety, Felling Trees, Avoiding Barber Chairs, Strategy w/ Hunting Hinge Cut Areas, Extreme Deer Habitat Book, Pressured Deer Properties

Episode 34

Habitat Podcast #34 – Jim Brauker We have EXTREME DEER HABITAT’s Dr. Jim Brauker.  The Hinge Cutting Guru in the Habitat Industry in my opinion.  We cover all things hinging.   Hinge Cutting 101 & How to Hinge Cut Trees for Wildlife Habitat Improvement 3 Types Of Cuts – Bedding, Barrier and Transitional Hinge Cut Misconceptions…

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Habitat Podcast #33 – Chad Thelen – Federal/State Habitat Programs, The E.S. Habitat Challenge, Stoney Creek Outdoor Properties, Applying & Qualifying for Funds $$, Farmers.gov Walk-Through, US Fish & Wildlife, Farm Service Biologists & NRCS Contacts, Opt

Habitat Podcast #33 we have Chad Thelen from Stoney Creek Outdoor Properties.  Get ready for some INFORMATION! We cover info on Federal& State Habitat Programs on Public and Private Lands The Early Successional Habitat Challenge with Craig Harper and QDMA. Applying & Qualifying for Funds $$ Farmers.gov Programs website Walk-Through US Fish & Wildlife Programs…

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Habitat Podcast #32 – David Bryce – 28 Acres, Habitat Tours, Changing Habitat Plan & Park Like Woods, Horse Logging, MI Quality Deer Habitat Group, Switchgrass Success, Pruining Fruit Trees & Buying Trees/Miscanthus in Bulk

Habitat Podcast #32 We have David Bryce from MI covering his small property of 28 Acres, Free Habitat Tours him and his group host on property to teach others, Changing his habitat plan 180 degrees after a few years, Horse Logging his park like woods, Michigan Quality Deer Habitat Group, Switchgrass Success, Pruining Fruit Trees…

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Habitat Podcast #31 – Erich Long – Drumming Log Wildlife Management, Why We Manage & Choices We Make, More Than Deer, Creating Life, Taking Blades Off Brush Hog, Stem Density Variety, Learn & Think, Chestnuts, All Species Being Inter-Connected

Habitat Podcast #31 – Erich Long from Drumming Log Wildlife Management joins Brian and Jared on the podcast.  What a great discussion on managing for more than just deer.  We cover: Why We Manage & Choices We Make, More Than Deer, Creating Life, Taking Blades Off Brush Hog, Stem Density Variety, Learn & Think, Chestnuts,…

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Habitat Podcast #30 – Jared Van Hees – GAME PLAN – Illinois Buck, Late Season Hunting, 2nd Rut, Strategies for Cold Weather, Afternoon Hunts, Low Pressure, Beans & Corn, Brassicas, How To Hunt Late Season, Timberland Outfitters

Habitat Podcast #30 We have our own Jared Van Hees – GAME PLAN – with his story of how he killed his Illinois Buck.  It was cold weather, and true late season strategies were used.  We also chat with Al from episode 4 and hear how Al almost connects with a great big buck the…

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