Monthly Archives: January 2014

NO DROUGHT NOW!

It has been several years since my part of the Texas coast had even seen a light freeze, yet early and mid January saw temperatures in the 20’s. A column in the local newspaper said that we should not only … Continue reading

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FOOD CHAIN?

Hunters in other states often criticize Texans for using corn and protein feeders for attracting and holding deer and other game species, but these “free buffets” have a ripple effect all down the food chain that is very beneficial. Besides … Continue reading

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FOG HOG?

This little “monster” feeding under the cover of a heavy recent fog exhibits the “Euro” characteristics sometimes seen in Texas feral hogs. Some of this is possibly from a sort of “reverse evolution” brought on by habitat, or there may … Continue reading

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TIS THE SEASON …

Hog problem? What hog problem? I seem to have plenty of them!

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“WAIT ‘TIL NEXT YEAR!” – DEER SEASON IS OVER

My deer season – just ended in the area I hunt – had much in common with the Houston Texans football team’s disastrous season. A combination of weather and non-hunting obligations contributed to my lack of success, but there were … Continue reading

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