This is what science has to say about mineral supplements for deer. If you’ve ever wondered what minerals do for deer and whether you should be using them, this podcast is the most thorough podcast on the subject. We are not sponsored by mineral companies nor do we have any other motives for making this podcast other than we are passionate about deer management and science! We discuss research on the effects of mineral licks for deer, why deer seek out salt, concerns about mineral licks, and a discussion on land improvements for healthier deer.
-Do minerals grow bigger antlers or healthier deer?
-Why do deer need salt in summer?
-Minerals in the antler growth cycle
-Concerns of using mineral licks
-Our recommendations for improved deer hunting