A Turkey Hunter Takes a Fearless Inventory

I finally stopped procrastinating and put together a log of the turkeys I’ve killed over the years. There were some surprises. For instance, I didn’t realize that I have averaged filling 1 tag /year since I took my first bird. That is a huge thing considering the number of years I went dry, because I … Continue reading

What’s It Going to Be Like on the Opener?

I’ve written before about my love/hate relationship with long range weather forecasting. I can’t really believe it, but I can’t help watching. It goes back to my earliest days, reading the Farmer’s Almanac. It never seemed to be right, but everybody said it was accurate. I have to say that trying to predict the weather … Continue reading

What’s Ur Goto Call, Y’all

From KentuckyHunting.net KYBirdman said: As some of us feel the Ky. turkey population may be declining. I feel if I release my go to call the population may be in grave danger. I hear you Birdman. It’s a dark and somber time for sure. However, think of it as a historical thing. Someday someone may … Continue reading

Cheap Deer Rifles Redux

It was about ten years ago I wrote a series of articles on buying deer rifle for Deer & Deer Hunting. Of them, the one on cheap deer rifles has stayed one of my most popular. It dawned on me the other day that the topic needed to be revisited. For the original, see: Picking … Continue reading

O.D’s 2 of 7 Rule May be Real!

The more I look at it, O.D.’s 2 of 7 rule may be true. At least, that’s what the cameras are telling me. As you may remember, I’ve been writing about my neighbor O.D. and his crazy theories about deer hunting. One of his most notorious is the “2 of 7 Rule.” Basically put, deer … Continue reading

A New CC Pistol

Ever since I took my concealed carry class a few years ago, I’ve been trying to find a decent full-sized pistol for everyday. Originally, I was carrying my Ruger P-90 in 45 ACP. It’s a great pistol. I’ve had it close to 20 years, but it only has an 8-round capacity. Last year, I tried … Continue reading

Sorry for the Outage

Sometime after 0800 ET, folks started getting a message “403 Error — Access Forbidden” when accessing this site. By 1100 ET, I had a ticket in with the ISP. They managed to get it fixed sometime after 0600 ET this morning. Genesis 9:2-4 Ministries has returned to normal service. Sorry for the outage. Suggested Readings: … Continue reading