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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.

Habitat Podcast Jared Van Hees

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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.

    Habitat Podcast #91 - Easton & Cory Franceus - GAME PLAN, Michigan 10 Point, Green Food Sources, Yellow Beans, Acorns & Early Season Alfalfa

    Habitat Podcast #91 - Easton & Cory Franceus - GAME PLAN, Michigan 10 Point, Green Food Sources, Yellow Beans, Acorns & Early Season Alfalfa

    Habitat Podcast #91 - Easton & Cory Franceus join us for our very first 2020 Game Plan episode!  We do these Game Plans so our listeners can possibly learn something and take it to the woods in their own Game Plan.
    Easton (11 years old) scored an awesome buck and we hear about it now.  We cover:
    Youth Hunt on a Michigan 10 Point,
    Hunting Green Food Sources,
    Green Turning to Yellow Beans,
    Hunting Acorns or Early Mast,
    Green to Green & Early Season Alfalfa.
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    • 20 min
    Habitat Podcast #90 - Jim Lombardi - Making Bucks Hunt You, 100% Mock Scrape Success, Mitch Rompola History, Deer Sense of Smell, How To Hunt Scrapes, Where & When on Synthetic Scrapes, Deer Glands & Buck Communication

    Habitat Podcast #90 - Jim Lombardi - Making Bucks Hunt You, 100% Mock Scrape Success, Mitch Rompola History, Deer Sense of Smell, How To Hunt Scrapes, Where & When on Synthetic Scrapes, Deer Glands & Buck Communication

    Habitat Podcast #90 - Jim Lombardi joins Jared and Brian on a show discussing everything mock scrapes and deer olfactory.  We have a very informative chat on:
    Mock Scrape Success - How to Kill Bucks on Mock Scrapes in MI or elsewhere,
    What is a Mock Scrape?  Why do bucks use them?
    Mitch Rompola History - How Mitch studied the deer he hunted,
    Deer Sense of Smell - Olfactory and How deer smell,
    How To Hunt Scrapes - Where to setup?
    Where & When on Synthetic Scrapes,
    Deer Glands & Communication in Bucks & and much more!
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    • 1 hr 45 min
    Habitat Podcast #89 - Zach Boldizsar - Big Woods & Hill Country Hunting, Ohio Habitat Setup, Fall Food Plots, Damming a Pond, Creating Funnels w/ TSI, Doe Harvest, QDMA & Great Hunting Stories

    Habitat Podcast #89 - Zach Boldizsar - Big Woods & Hill Country Hunting, Ohio Habitat Setup, Fall Food Plots, Damming a Pond, Creating Funnels w/ TSI, Doe Harvest, QDMA & Great Hunting Stories

    Habitat Podcast #89 - Zach Boldizsar from Ohio joins us on this exciting episode!  Zach owns a great parcel, is a huge volunteer at QDMA, and we get into the details.  We cover:
    Big Woods & Hill Country Hunting - How hunting and habitat work can be done here,  
    First Sits & Cold Fronts,
    Ohio Habitat Setup - How Zach sets up his farm and hunts it,
    Fall Food Plots - Zach's goto Food Plot setup,
    Damming a Pond - Turning a drainage into a strip pond with fish,
    Creating Funnels w/ TSI - Between Timber and the Pond, we hear some great funnel ideas,
    Doe Harvest - keeping records and measuring deer fetuses,
    QDMA & Great Hunting Stories!
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    • 1 hr 37 min
    Habitat Podcast #88 - Danny Warner - Fall Food Plot Strategies, Hunting Setups for Early Mid & Late Season, Managing 500 Acres in Ohio, Raising Deer & Learning, Clover with Brassica Planting, Deer Genetics, Micro Plots to Concentrate Deer

    Habitat Podcast #88 - Danny Warner - Fall Food Plot Strategies, Hunting Setups for Early Mid & Late Season, Managing 500 Acres in Ohio, Raising Deer & Learning, Clover with Brassica Planting, Deer Genetics, Micro Plots to Concentrate Deer

    Habitat Podcast #88 - Danny Warner joins us to chat habitat and hunting in Southern Ohio.  We discuss:
    Fall Food Plot Strategies - Sweetening up you stand locations with rye and brassicas,
    Hunting Setups for Early Mid & Late Season - where Danny sets up in each time of the year,
    Managing 500 Acres in Ohio - what that entails and how Danny kills giant bucks,
    Raising Deer & Learning things others wouldn't know, 
    Clover with Brassica Planting,
    Deer Genetics,
    Micro Plots to Concentrate Deer vs spreading them all out.
    PODCASTS / GEAR / LAND PLANS - www.habitatpodcast.com
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    • 1 hr 16 min
    Habitat Podcast #87 - Chad Thelen - Buying Hunting Property, Where to Start, Key Attributes, Top 3 Habitat Improvements, Wind Access, Swamps, Property Values & Out of State Hunting

    Habitat Podcast #87 - Chad Thelen - Buying Hunting Property, Where to Start, Key Attributes, Top 3 Habitat Improvements, Wind Access, Swamps, Property Values & Out of State Hunting

    Habitat Podcast #87 - Chad Thelen joins Jared and Brian to cover all things one needs to consider when looking to buy hunting property.  We cover some of the basics, and also some things we have never heard of!  
    What you need to know when Buying Hunting Property,
    Where to Start & Financing, 
    Top Attributes to Look For in a new Property,
    Top 3 Habitat Improvements to do to your new land,
    Wind & Access before buying,
    Cover & Swamps and how they relate to Property Values,
    Getting to know your neighbors and Co-Ops,
    Timber Value and Using a Timber Buyer to pay down payment,
    Out of State Hunting!
    More from Chad - www.stoneycreekoutdoors.com
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    • 1 hr 27 min
    Habitat Podcast #86 - Lincoln Rohn - ATV Crimper, DIY Food Plot Fencing, Fall Food Plots, No Till Seed Mix, Packer Maxx Update & Healthy Soil

    Habitat Podcast #86 - Lincoln Rohn - ATV Crimper, DIY Food Plot Fencing, Fall Food Plots, No Till Seed Mix, Packer Maxx Update & Healthy Soil

    Habitat Podcast #86 - Lincoln Rohn is back talking about everything Fall food plots.  We also catch up on:
    ATV Crimper add on to the Packer Maxx,
    DIY Food Plot Fencing - How to protect your plots on a budget.
    Fall Food Plot Strategy and Tools used,
    No-Till Seed Mix,
    Packer Maxx Location Update & Healthy Soil!
    Use code HPC25 @ www.packermaxx.com
    Podcasts / Gear / LAND PLANS -- www.habitatpodcast.com

    • 1 hr 24 min

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Deadstream deer slayer ,

Great podcast!

Thank you for the great podcast and information! Very informative and enjoyable to listen to!
Thanks again

Northern grower ,

Very informative!

Love the content! Real information for hunters and land managers. Michigan based for a local feel. Love it!

JALeach ,

Great Listen

Great listening to different ideas for habitat management! I’m looking into or for ideas to try to help sustain and improve our property. I usually listen while driving or while work is slow!

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