39 episodes

When you mix a couple guys with a passion for hunting and a microphone, you get the Buck Junkies Podcast. Each week we share our own fund and southern twist on hunting, fishing, cooking wild game, food plot farming and everything else we love about the great outdoors.

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    • 5.0 • 17 Ratings

When you mix a couple guys with a passion for hunting and a microphone, you get the Buck Junkies Podcast. Each week we share our own fund and southern twist on hunting, fishing, cooking wild game, food plot farming and everything else we love about the great outdoors.

    The Truth About Hunting Dogs & Tracking Deer…

    The Truth About Hunting Dogs & Tracking Deer…

    On today’s episode of the Buck Junkie Podcast, the guys discuss deer tracking and the techniques they used and improved on for finding those deer, but first, the guys recap their late season hunts (00:55). There are several priorities you MUST have when it comes to hunting deer in late season (02:44). The deer are on high alert and very cautious (04:49). Mark talks about his NEW deer shooting technique, which he copied from a deer hunting simulator game (06:02). Mikey has the BIGGEST Doe kill among the Buck Junkies (10:00). Miller Lite might be the best light… (13:25) Malcom’s son, Michael, might be missing deer shots, but he sure is smoking pine trees (13:55). Sadi’s deer blood tracking is on POINT (15:21). How do you properly train dogs for shed tracking (17:27)? Uncle Jimmy might have the best ‘“SHOOTING HANDS” for hunting (21:47). These are the pros and cons of deer tracking during late season (25:21). What do you do after getting a shot off on a deer (29:30)? Mark explains his Friday night blood tracking at deer camp (31:33). What are the differences between hunting dogs versus tracking dogs (37:25)? Deer become UNPREDICTABLE after an injury (40:25). The cons of hunting dogs (41:48). Should you track deer blood on foot with a flashlight or use hunting dogs (43:20)? Infrared drone deer recovery is INSANE (46:34). Teal Ducks are the BEST TASTING duck (49:57). Malcom knows better than to bring ONE box of shells to camp (51:28)... Malcom spills the beans about that homemade Boudin King Cake (57:28). Our Buck Junkie Merch is LIVE (1:03:11)! 

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Late Season Deer Hunting Strategies & Homemade Wild Game Sausage Recipe

    Late Season Deer Hunting Strategies & Homemade Wild Game Sausage Recipe

    On today’s episode of the Buck Junkie Podcast, the guys talk about their experiences and strategies for late season deer hunts, but first, the guys recap Episode 37 with Darrin Ward (00:35). What’s the cost and experience like being in a hunting club and owning hunting land (01:20)? The guys talk about ‘The Seek One’ podcast, and their large budget hunting camera operations (05:15). Jamie tells a little incident with surveillance on foreign property… (06:09) The development of AI detection technology is taking OVER old hunting equipment (07:69)! The guys review a NEW BOG ground blind (10:40)! The pintail ducks are the only ducks you might see in Mississippi… (15:33) Malcom is faced with a BIG specklebelly goose problem (16:27)! The sandhill cranes are “the RIBEYE of the sky”, according to Malcom (17:15). What’s up with Jamie’s NEW .350 Legend (18:04)? The guys are in late deer season mode… What kind of strategies are they planning to finish off this deer season (22:44)? Let’s talk about OUR deer population control and management (24:17). What are the guys' opinions on shooting deer after breeding season (26:57)? Who shot the BIGGEST doe THIS season (31:26)? What’s it like hunting after post-rut and late season (34:00)? Why do people QUIT hunting after the New Year (36:20)? Jamie talks about his NO VISION hunting gone wrong (39:00)! Why do bucks shed their antlers early (41:17)? Do THIS to grind and cook your own Deer Meat Sausages (45:36)! 

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Hunting Deer in the Snow, Delta Squirrel Hunting & the Pros and Cons of Deer Stands

    Hunting Deer in the Snow, Delta Squirrel Hunting & the Pros and Cons of Deer Stands

    On today’s episode of the Buck Junkie Podcast, the guys introduce an old hunting friend, Darrin Ward, to talk about their past winter hunting experiences (00:25). Malcom starts off by talking about his squirrel hunting experience at deer camp (01:19). The Buck Junkies began to calculate their hunting count and rank on the board (01:59). The turnip fields on the farm are turning rotten (03:46)! The guys are hunting down coyotes on the farm (04:44). The 20-gauge shotgun might be the FASTEST shotgun for hunting… (05:54) Is there a potential CWD or Bird Flu Outbreak among geese (08:16)? Watch out for INCURABLE and DEADLY blood in wild hogs (11:23)! This GUY is one tough REDNECK (14:08)! Malcom talks about hunting in knee deep water while hunting in a blind (16:19). Mikey explains a funny trailer incident involving Malcom and Waylon… (17:55). What’s Cookin’ at Deer Camp (21:57)? Merganser ducks might be the nastiest tasting duck EVER (24:45)! How did squirrel hunting go for Darrin and the Buck Junkies (26:09)? Is the experience GOOD or BAD when hunting on “The Island”? (26:58). Delta squirrels are built differently, and deer camp was filled with 5 different generations of families (29:51). Darrin explains “No power, no water” while hunting on his land (36:58). These kids are addicted to squirrel hunting… (40:55) The guys talk about their different hunting experiences during their youth and the hunting generations that are coming up… (42:04) The guys are eating “rice breasts” from ducks… (44:13) Jamie talks about a couple experiences he had sitting in deer stands (45:46). The pros and cons of deer stands (47:30). The guys talk about the physical features of different turkeys and hunting them on the farm (48:20). How do the guys deal with raccoons? Do They trap and cook them (51:38)? 

    • 57 min
    Hunting in Texas & Solving Absent Deer Issues

    Hunting in Texas & Solving Absent Deer Issues

    On today’s episode of the Buck Junkie Podcast, the guys talk about their current situation with rifle season on private land (00:20). Mikey talks about his experience with the youth shooting team being introduced as a sport to schools (01:38). The guys talk about their hunters' education course and requirements during their youth (04:00), and their experience with hunting birds with BB guns… (05:40) Let’s recap episode 35 about Arkabutla Physically Challenged Hunt (08:51)! Are there any state specific requirements for mounting deer (15:55)? Malcom is on BOARD (Texas Style) (16:38)! Before leaving Texas, Malcom shoots the biggest deer and coyotes on the property (19:04). Malcom’s first experience hunting in Texas goes great (22:44)! Malcom gets a BIG deer and fallow deer trophy during his hunt (26:15). How do hunters down in Texas use supplement protein feeding for deer (32:53)? Are there any predator or hog issues in Texas (34:43)? Not seeing deer? What do you do (38:02)? You never know what to expect when hunting deer (42:56). Mikey talks about his great experience with “deer driving” (46:44). Jamie talks about his time using running dogs in a hunting club (51:00). Mikey is faced with a monsoon… (52:53) What’s cooking with the buck junkies this past week (54:21)? The freezer door with ALL THE MEAT was left opened at deer camp… (57:36)

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Why YOU Should Support The Physically Challenged Hunt… Ft. Rob Hoff & Christ Gerner

    Why YOU Should Support The Physically Challenged Hunt… Ft. Rob Hoff & Christ Gerner

    On today’s episode of the Buck Junkie Podcast, Malcom and Mikey are gone (00:10) but Mark introduces two special guests, Rob Hoff and Chris Gerner, from the Core Engineers (Mississippi’s Park Rangers) (00:34). Let's recap the weekend hunt involving Malcom’s 10 point buck… (01:14) How did the HowToBBQRight dessert competition go (02:55)? These are deer hunting camera tips from park rangers (04:10). Mark talks about his “corn field” hunting experience in Indiana (05:51). Chris Gerner is THE Duck Hunter… (06:42) Mark and Jamie talk about their rabbit dog hunting experience growing up (07:21). The guys found a dead buck on camera (09:35)! Arkabutla Physically Challenged Hunt (APCH) background (10:37). Rob talks about his APCH leadership and operational experiences for the past three years (12:10). Each disability requires different planning and needs during a hunt (14:54). The APCH is a great experience (15:54)! Even people outside of Mississippi are joining (16:50)! No attitudes or complaints from the physically challenged hunters (18:37). Mark loves the environment from the APCH (19:34). APCH is just like deer camp but with a twist… (21:22) This was the ORIGINAL goal of the physically challenged deer hunt… (23:25) What do the park rangers have on camera (24:41)? The park rangers know their records and always test for CWD (26:02). Protein is a game changer when feeding and hunting deer (27:30). Park rangers know their deer records (29:09)! What are the seasonal land layouts for park rangers (31:15)? What are the current land layouts for the Buck Junkies (33:22)? Let’s TALK about Vetch (34:02)! What do the park rangers have for the summer food plots (35:22)? Special THANK YOU to the park rangers and the APCHA (35:48)! Chris’ duck hunting opening morning experience (38:25). We see more deer than ducks on our property (39:30)! These Goose might have CWD (40:38)! Are Rob’s flesh eating beetles still employed (41:34)? Wild game recipes featuring park rangers edition (43:23). Exotic food does not taste like chicken… (43:48) Rob’s deer camp recipe (46:15). What do the Buck Junkies have in plan for deer camp recipes (46:31)? You can find Rob Hoff Here (48:33)! Arkabutla Lake Physically Challenged Hunting Association here (49:19) Check out the Buck Junkie website! Come get some beanies and hoodies for the winter (49:52)!

    • 50 min
    Tips & Tricks to Become a Better Hunter

    Tips & Tricks to Become a Better Hunter

    On today’s episode of the Buck Junkie Podcast, the guys are feeling the change in weather for hunting season in Mississippi (00:13). Jamie saw a MONSTER buck in Tunica (02:07). How did Malcom and Mikey’s Thanksgiving hunt go (04:42)? What are the duck cameras picking up around the farm (06:25)? Deer hunting in the delta can be different due food sources, weather, and landscape (08:20). The use of thermal drones while hunting is a game changer (11:02), but is it LEGAL to use for hunting (16:35)? What is a “Shooting Rut”? Have any of the guys been in one before (19:11)? Rifle scopes settings are DIFFERENT for everyone (21:39). Poor shooting could be caused by YOU and not your equipment (26:43). Mikey gives hunting advice on “aim small, miss small” which can lead to better shooting and hunting habits (32:01). What magnification levels do the guys dial on their rifle scopes (33:20)? How do you get out of a “Shooting Rut”, and how can you improve those poor habits (35:24)? Using the RIGHT ammo can lead to a better hunting experience (39:55). What initial step is taken when looking at an issue with a gun’s layout (44:00)? What’s cookin’ at deer camp (46:16)? Sloppy Joe Deer recipe by Jamie (46:21). Malcom and Mikey’s breakfast quesadilla recipe (47:22). Mark’s deer, papas, and life-time gravy recipe (48:51). Malcom is GONE at the end of the week and next…(50:56) Mark and Jamie will be cooking for Arkabutla Physically Challenged Hunting Association (APCHA) (51:22). The Buck Junkie website is up! Come get some beanies and hoodies for the winter (53:29)!

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

pdex#2 ,

Down to Earth

Love this podcast! These guys crack me up with some of the stories. Relatable hunting content is hard to find that is actually entertaining from start to finish.

GoCats1228 ,

Relatable!

Yall are telling stories and experiences that I personally know all too well. Love it!

Rziesmer ,

Great Podcast

Really enjoy the stories. Great job guys!

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