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Joe Byers

Joe Byers
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Joe Byers has more than 1,000 magazine articles in print and is currently a field editor with Whitetail Journal, Predator Xtreme, Whitetails Unlimited, Crossbow Revolution, and African Hunting Journal magazines. He’s spent the last three decades depicting the thrill of the chase and photographing the majesty of all things wild. Byers is a member of the Professional Outdoor Media Association and numerous other professional and conservation organizations.

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What triggers the rut? This roundup of scientific explanations can make you a more informed and effective hunter.

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Ameristep introduces an entire line of Duck Commander blinds, including one for your living room. Get a preview of the full line-up.

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Fall turkey hunting plays second fiddle to the number of spring turkey advocates, yet more and more hunters are hearing the music of the lost turkey call. Find out why in this season-preview video.

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Black bears and whitetail deer often inhabit the same environment and feast on acorns in fall, creating a unique combo opportunity. Check out this video to see how to maximize your hunt.

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Both managers of the World Series teams are avid elk hunters. One man knows both hunters well and offers his unique perspective on the pair.

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Hunters can pay thousands of dollars per person to hunt specific leases. Here's how to gain permission to hunt quality land for free.

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Rifles and shotguns made by O.F. Mossberg are very modestly priced; in some cases, they're downright inexpensive. I've been testing these American-made firearms for nearly...

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Reducing the Pennsylvania deer herd has cost the state more than 100,000 hunters and more than four billion in revenues. Has the price been worth the effort? Get both sides of the argument in this compelling report.

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With hunting season finally here, now's the time to tune up your kitchen gear for those great tenderloin steaks, loin chops, and venison burgers. Check out this video to get started.

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Protecting yourself from disease and insects when field dressing game requires just a few simple steps. Take a few minutes to read through this post; it could save you from real trouble down the road.