WHY FOOD PLOTS?

Food Plots Have Become the Hot Topic in Deer Management, But Do Plots Really Work and How Do Plots Stack Up to Natural Habitat Management/Direct Feeding? 
Food Plots Have Become the Hot Topic in Deer Management, But Do Plots Really Work and How Do Plots Stack Up to Natural Habitat Management/Direct Feeding?  The latest buzz in the deer-hunting world seems to revolve around the impact of nutritional management, particularly using food plots, on the number and size of deer a tract of land can produce. Obviously, that impact will vary by program and management intensity. But here, I want to use a simple comparison to illustrate...
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TECOMATE SEED PLANTING GUIDE - PART II

We previously discussed site selection, soil types and determining your soil fertility when planting Tecomate seed products. In this article, we will cover fertility and inoculation, land preparation, weed control and planting information.
A couple of weeks ago, we discussed site selection, soil types and determining your soil fertility when planting Tecomate seed products. In this article, we will cover fertility and inoculation, land preparation, weed control and planting information. Fertility and InoculationOnce you know your soil’s residual fertility and pH from the soil test, then better, more economical decisions can be made to amend the soil to the levels needed for optimum production.FertilizerThere are many different materials which make up fertilizer whether...
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TECOMATE SEED PLANTING GUIDE - PART I

One of our most frequently asked questions is “How do I plant Tecomate products and how should I manage them for best performance.” Of course, the answer depends on many factors, including what you’re planting, where you’re planting, your equipment and your level of intensity. 
One of our most frequently asked questions is “How do I plant Tecomate products and how should I manage them for best performance.” Of course, the answer depends on many factors, including what you’re planting, where you’re planting, your equipment and your level of intensity. Here, we are going to offer with some general step-by-step guidelines that should help you be successful with Tecomate products no matter what your situation. We want you to be successful with Tecomate products, and...
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