Tag Archives: population

Ultra-Late Season Mixed Bag Hunt: Bear, Hog & Whitetail

It has been a great hunting season that has included two trips: A Backpack Elk Hunt in Colorado and a Backpack Whitetail Hunt along the John Muir Trail in Tennessee. For the last few days of the season, we’re headed … Continue reading

Posted in Backcountry, Bear, Deer, Deer hunting, Elk, Fitness, Gear, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Carnivore News: Sunday March 10th

The best camping grills.  George Pelligrini has this Venison Roast with Red Wind and Juniper Berries recipe. He uses two backstraps, which few hunters will use for the purpose of a roast, but you could easily use a sirloin cut … Continue reading

Posted in Barbeque, Cooking, Health, Hunting, Meat 101, Meat Industry, News, Recipes, Turkeys, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Carnivore News: March 8th

Last week, we were following a story about the resurgence of “live”Fire” BBQ in the East Coast cities. The NYT has this slideshow from Mighty Quinn’s (2nd Ave, NYC), where guests eat BBQ out of cardboard boxes.  The Backyard Grocery blog makes yet … Continue reading

Posted in Barbeque, Butchering, Cooking, Fishing, Gear, Hunting, News, Recipes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wild Turkeys: pluck them & use the whole bird

As Wild Turkey populations continue to expand throughout the US, the popularity of turkey hunting continues to grow. However, one practice that is somewhat disturbing to me is that many  turkey hunters only de-breast the birds and tend to discard the rest … Continue reading

Posted in Barbeque, Books, Butchering, Cooking, Meat 101, Recipes, Turkeys, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Mountain Lion Recipes

Photo by Aaron Rossenblat, Rapid City Journal   As Mountain Lion populations continue to expand, so do the hunting opportunities, with more states introducing lion hunting  and other states increasing the amount of tags. Nebraska is the latest state to … Continue reading

Posted in Cooking, Meat 101, Recipes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments