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Tips on Hunting Food Plots

Whitetail Deer Hunting with CVA MuzzleloaderThousands of dollars are invested each year in planting green fields for deer. However, green fields may not yield the sizes and the numbers of bucks they’re created to produce. The one reason that keeps any green field from being used by bucks is intense hunting pressure.

To know where and when a deer will show up on a green field, we must understand about the field before we begin to hunt it.… Read more

Whitetail Deer Hunting over food plot with CVA Muzzleloader

Hunter with Optima V2 Pistol

A Review of the CVA OPTIMA V2 Pistol 3

ThereDeer Bedding Down in Field are several good reasons why every hunter should carry a CVA OPTIMA V2 .50 caliber pistol with him or her when hunting in states that allow hunters to carry pistols as well as rifles.

Once my dad was sitting on a stump with his hands supporting his head when my brother and I arrived at his stand site after hearing him shoot.… Read more

Why Hunt With the CVA Optima V2 .50 Caliber Muzzleloader Pistol: The Day I Stared Hurt In the Face

Hunting Hogs and Deer with the CVA Optima V2 PistolThe 275-pound wild boar was less than 20-yards away and running straight for me. As I lay flat on the ground, I could see those long sharp tusks, and I knew what was about to happen.

This outdoor adventure happened some years ago right after the movie, “The Outlaw Josey Wales,” came out, and CVA introduced the Navy Colt, the pistol used in that movie.… Read more

Successful Hog hunt with the CVA Optima Pistol

Scott Cronin with Big Muzzleloading Deer

How to Prepare for Deer Season with CVA Pro Scott Cronin 2

Most hunters may not realize what potential summer holds in relationship to prepaCVA Pro Scott Croninration for the upcoming hunting season. Over recent years many hunters have come to realize the importance of dedicating time throughout summer to manage their lands. A growing number of hunters have started dedicating more time, energy, and dollars managing their hunting properties. Summer is a great time of year to dedicate some of your time both in the field and on the range.… Read more

Why I Deer Hunt on Cattle Farms

Cattle roaming in a Snowy fieldThere are several reasons why I prefer to hunt cattle farms. Cattle ranchers know that they have to have highly-nutritious soils to produce grasses and hay on which the cattle can feed. On a cattle farm, the rancher understands that he has to feed his cattle all year long. A cattle man also realizes that cattle have to have water and also pastures with some type of thickets and shade trees.… Read more

Deer Jumping Fence