This highly anticipated second edition of what has been called "the food plot manual" continues to provide the latest science-based information related to growing and managing food plots for wildlife. The most substantial addition to this second edition is the Plant Identification Guide Although much of the information in this manual is based on research conducted throughout the South, Dr. Harper has incorporated information from research conducted in other regions to provide recommendations for anywhere else food plots are planted in the U.S.
444 pages with full color images. Sturdy soft cover. Second edition.
"This book is not just about making you a better food plotter. It's about making you a better steward of the land, and the knowledge comes from one of the foremost habitat managers in the United States. The information within is backed by science and tested with gunpowder. That's a perfect combination for hunters and land managers looking to enhance their abilities." - Kip Adams, Director of Education and Outreach, Quality Deer Management Association
"A Guide to Wildlife Food Plots and Early Successional Plants by Dr. Craig Harper is unquestionably the most usable and complete book on food plots that I've read. I'll need more copies because I'll wear this book out using it as a reference in the field!" - Dr. Grant Woods, Wildlife Biologist and host of GrowingDeer.com
"Finally, one book that explicitly covers everything a landowner who is passionate about wildlife needs to know in order to provide optimum habitat." - Dan Perez, Broker and Land Specialist, Whitetail Properties.