Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast
Land Management to Improve Your Deer Hunting Success with Matt Shurley of Buck Country Wildlife Consulting

Land Management to Improve Your Deer Hunting Success with Matt Shurley of Buck Country Wildlife Consulting

July 8, 2020

In this week's episode, Robert and I talk to Matt Shurley of Buck Country Wildlife Consulting about ways to improve a Georgia property for deer and other wildlife. We discuss food plots, timber stand improvement, hinge cutting, prescribed fire, and more. If you're interested in improving a Georgia property for deer hunting, this episode is for you!

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

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Georgia Afield Podcast Reboot, a New Co-Host and Summer Scouting Tips

Georgia Afield Podcast Reboot, a New Co-Host and Summer Scouting Tips

July 1, 2020

In the first new Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast episode of 2020, I introduce you to my new co-host, and we dive into why summer deer scouting is important, what to look for, and how to apply it to improve your odds of success this fall. We plan to produce weekly content from here on out, and have a great lineup of guests in store for listeners!

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Get 20% off any onX Hunt premium membership with promo code gaafield

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

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If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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Robert Carter on Killing South Georgia Public Land Deer With Traditional Archery Equipment

Robert Carter on Killing South Georgia Public Land Deer With Traditional Archery Equipment

December 18, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we talk with South Georgia bowhunter Robert Carter about how he manages to fill a bunch of deer tags on public land using traditional archery equipment. Robert shares a wealth of knowledge on scouting, locating and hunting whitetails on South Georgia WMAs that you can apply to be a better, more successful deer hunter (regardless of what weapon you hunt with!)

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Check out and subscribe to Robert Carter's YouTube channel

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

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If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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Georgia Deer Season Update and Getting on My Soapbox

Georgia Deer Season Update and Getting on My Soapbox

October 16, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we look at how Georgia deer hunters have fared during this first month of deer season. We discuss how my season is progressing on public land, as well as statewide deer harvest numbers on both public and private lands. We also briefly touch on mentoring, game shaming and staying safe while deer hunting.

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Get 20% off any onX Hunt premium membership with promo code gaafield

Watch Episode 1 of the Georgia Afield Public Land Deer Journal

Details of the #Mentor2Hunt Challenge

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

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If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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The Story Behind Martin Meeks’ 175-inch Suburban Atlanta Buck From Opening Day

The Story Behind Martin Meeks’ 175-inch Suburban Atlanta Buck From Opening Day

October 1, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we talk to Martin Meeks about his tremendous 175-inch suburban Atlanta buck taken on the opening day of Georgia's archery deer season. Martin talks about his hunting background, his history with this massive buck, and how the whole hunt played out.

Important Show Links

See photos of Martin's buck on the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast Episode 13 web page.

Get 20% OFF of any onX Hunt Membership using promo code gaafield

Details of the #Mentor2Hunt Challenge

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

Support the Podcast

If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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Having a Successful Quota Deer Hunt and Public Land Hunting Etiquette

Having a Successful Quota Deer Hunt and Public Land Hunting Etiquette

September 25, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we look at the process of hunting in one of Georgia's quota deer hunts. Discussion includes what to expect, steps to a successful hunt, and we also dive into public hunting land etiquette.

Important Show Links

Get 20% OFF of any onX Hunt Membership using promo code gaafield

Details of the #Mentor2Hunt Challenge

Please subscribe to the Georgia Afield YouTube channel

Georgia Afield Facebook Groups

Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

Support the Podcast

If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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2019 Georgia Deer Season Opening Weekend Results on Public and Private Lands

2019 Georgia Deer Season Opening Weekend Results on Public and Private Lands

September 16, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we look at how Georgia deer hunters fared during the opening weekend of the archery deer season. We discuss how the weekend went for the Georgia Afield crew, as well as statewide deer harvest numbers on both public and private lands. We also briefly touch on a new hunting mentor challenge for this fall and the importance of wearing a safety harness.

Important Show Links

Check out our article featuring the full private and public land harvest numbers

Details of the #Mentor2Hunt Challenge

Please subscribe to the Georgia Afield YouTube channel

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

Support the Podcast

If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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A Georgia Record Book Gator with Derrick Snelson

A Georgia Record Book Gator with Derrick Snelson

September 9, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we are talking with Derrick Snelson of Meriwether County, Georgia about his recent harvest of a 14+ foot, 700-pound alligator taking on Lake Eufala. Derrick lays out the details of the hunt with his daughter Shelby and Lethal Guide Service, what he plans to do with the gator, and some of the nationwide attention the oversized reptile has brought into his life.

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Check out Lethal Guide Service

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

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If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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Talking Georgia Public Land Bowhunting with Jordan Barnes of Close Proximity TV

Talking Georgia Public Land Bowhunting with Jordan Barnes of Close Proximity TV

September 3, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, we are talking with Jordan Barnes of Close Proximity TV. Jordan shares his tips and tactics for deer hunting in southeast and middle Georgia, particularly on public land. He also discusses his YouTube channel, Close Proximity TV, as well as his deer hunting plans for the 2019-2020 season.

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Close Proximity TV YouTube Channel

Georgia Afield Facebook Page

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Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

Support the Podcast

If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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Deer Season Preparation, Gear and Goals

Deer Season Preparation, Gear and Goals

August 11, 2019

In this episode of the Georgia Afield Hunting Podcast, I'll be talking about last minute preparations for the upcoming deer season, some gear changes I'll be making this season, and the importance of realistic deer hunting goals and expectations.

Important Show Links

Does Broadhead Choice Really Matter? - QDMA

Georgia Afield Facebook Groups

Georgia Deer Hunting (family friendly)

Georgia Turkey Hunting

Georgia Hog Hunting

Georgia Public Land Hunters

Georgia Bowhunting & Competitive Archery

Support the Podcast

If you enjoy the podcast, please subscribe to us on iTunes or your favorite podcast platform (links below). Also, we would greatly appreciate any positive reviews on those same platforms! If you have any suggestions for podcast topics or guests, shoot me an email or a message on the Georgia Afield Facebook page.

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