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Habitat Podcast

By Jared Van Hees

The Habitat Podcast is a podcast for land and wildlife habitat managers, and for hunters who learn and utilize different types of habitat in their hunting strategy. We interview hunters and habitat managers from across the country, picking their brain to learn their success's and failures. We are different in the fact that we are not the experts. This podcast is for us and the listeners to learn a thing or two, from the experts we analyze.

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    Habitat Podcast #27 - Randy VanderVeen - See More Bucks, Buck Age = Attitudes, Forestry Mulcher, Historical Weather, Being Scent Busted at Night, Where to Place Hunting Blinds, APR Zone Property Management & Being Too Thick Can Hurt11/14/2018
    1:25:41
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    Habitat Podcast #26 - Sam Carrozza - GAME PLAN - Sanctuary Hunting, 200 lb Buck, Rut Aggressive Setups, Winter Scouting & Making Plans For Fall, Hunting Cover and Identifying Thick Bedding Areas11/07/2018
    41:59
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    Habitat Podcast #25 - Brian Halbleib - GAME PLAN - Hunting Beast Style Kill, Rut Hunting Advice, Staying Mobile, First Sits, Grunting, Digital Scouting & Creative Access10/31/2018
    49:27
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    Habitat Podcast #24 - Jason Lewis - GAME PLAN - CWD Process, 4 Mid-Season Strategy Considerations, 8 Point Harvest, Doe Kill, Wind, Access, Discipline, Camera Herd Survey, Backing Out After The Shot, Tracking, Target Panic & Holding Steady.10/24/2018
    1:06:15
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    Habitat Podcast #22 - Teddy Klark - GAME PLAN - October Lull 8 Point, Hunting 1st Day of the Front, 3 Immediate Habitat Improvements, Keep Pressure Off, Drop in Temperature, Buck Dies in Buck Bed, Filming The Hunt, Calling & Switching Up Stands10/15/2018
    43:41
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    Habitat Podcast #21 - Ty Miller - GAME PLAN - 170" Buck Harvest, Bedded Bucks Nearby, Early Season Cold Front, Watching Tendencies on Trail Camera, Timing is Right, Perfect Access, Oats & Chicory10/09/2018
    1:10:31
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    Habitat Podcast #20 - Jake Ehlinger - GAME PLAN - Early Season Hunting Strategy, Michigan 10 Point, Cold Front, High Pressure, Food Plot Inside a Food Plot, Pathways in Beans10/08/2018
    30:28
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    #19 - Dan Perez - Whitetail Properties Real Estate, When/Why To Buy Land, The Right Neighborhood, Land Specialists, Instant Equity, Investments with Income, Upgrading Farm Size, 4 Ways to Finance Land & LAND BEAT10/05/2018
    1:19:03
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    #18 - Nick Nation - Habitat Hook, 10 Acre Success, Tracking Bucks w Cameras, Edge Feathering, Access Trails & Ground Disturbance, Nation's Creations09/25/2018
    1:14:34
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    #17 - Nick Percy - Last Minute Food Plots, Simple Methods, Locations, Seed Types and Tips09/13/2018
    41:38
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    #16 - Mark Buxton - Southeastern Habitat, Native Forage, Being Site Specific, Trapping, Strip Discing, Knowing Where Your Deer Are, Fire & Hunting When It's Right.09/08/2018
    2:04:43
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    #15 - Greg Berndtson - Timber Pimps, Forestry, Why & How to Harvest Timber, Timber Management, Disease, Habitat Improvements, Do's & Dont's, What to Look For, Logger Backgrounds, Red Flags & Types of Timber Harvests for Goals08/30/2018
    1:50:49
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    Episode #14 - Jim Strader - Pheasant Habitat, Prescribed Fire, C.R.P. Program, Upland Habitat vs. Deer Habitat, History of MI Pheasant, Killing Big MI Bucks and Pheasants Forever.08/20/2018
    1:46:35
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    Episode #13 - John O'Brion - Extreme Property Makeovers, Seed Research, Nutrition Per Acre, New Forages, Herbicide Resistant Plants, Deer School, Grandpa Ray Outdoors, Plantains & Hybrid Clover.08/10/2018
    1:04:47
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    Episode #12 - Jared Van Hees (MI) - Food Plot Basics, Starting Out in Habitat Management & Property Selection, Food Plot Fails & Wins, Planting Advice and Methods, Hand Tools & Minimal Equipment, Advantages of Hinge Cutting, Jared's Overall Setup to Kill07/31/2018
    1:30:25
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    Episode #11 - Phil Holcombe (PA) - Quick Easy Food Plot, No-Till Food Plots In-Depth, Food Plot Insurance, New Properties & Addressing It, Core vs. Home Range for Bucks, Mono-Culture vs. Diversity Plots07/23/2018
    1:41:50
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    Episode #10 - Eric Zielinski (NY) - 9 acres, 2 bucks in 2017, Ozone/Zeolite, Native American Hunting, Strategic Paths, Enhancing Travel Corridors, Creek Beds, Scouting with Kids, Access 1st, Influencing Deer to Stay Safe07/12/2018
    1:32:24
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    Episode #9 - Richard Yaggie (PA) - Property Buying Tips, Green Rooms & Stick Teepees, Observation Before Management, Access Setup is #1, Terrain vs Cover06/19/2018
    1:30:58
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    Episode #8 - Lincoln Rohn - Culti-Packers, Packer Maxx, Soil Moisture, Passing Deer, Let Em Grow, MI Deer Regulations, W. MI Deer Hunting & Neighbors06/09/2018
    1:48:27
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    Episode #7 - Teddy Klark - Anti-Hinge Cutting, 5 & 9 Acre Properties, Pennsylvania Bow Hunting, Seed Labels, Invasive Species05/21/2018
    1:17:35
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    Episode #6 - Ty Miller - Small Acre Hunting, Early Successional Growth, Indiana Bucks, Bedding Structure, Food Without Plots, Overhead Cover, Pear Tree Grafting, Having Fun05/11/2018
    1:20:21
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    Episode #5 - Al James - Soy Beans, Habitat Goals, Round Up Ready Seed, Amish, Browse Study, Trial Camera Data & Being Realistic04/30/2018
    1:41:56
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    Episode #4 - Matt Kauffold - Doe Factory, Family Legacy, Scott Bishop's Alders, Habitat Access Strategy, High Pressure MI Hunting, Gun Blinds04/20/2018
    1:11:45
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    Episode #3 - Nick Percy - Soil Samples, Organic Matter, Lime, PH, Elk, Killer Food Plot Seed Choices & New Products04/10/2018
    1:18:09
  17. 25.
    Episode #2 - Brian Halbleib - Starter Habitat Equipment Options, Home Depot Trees, Designer Seed Options & More03/31/2018
    1:29:27
  18. 26.
    Episode #1 - Jake Ehlinger - Habitat Mistakes, Hunting Strategy, Food Plots & Hinge Cutting03/20/2018
    1:54:24
  19. 27.
    Introduction to the Podcast01/08/2018
    29:05

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