Reasons to Take Your Child Hunting

Teaching Kids How to Hunt

In the world we’re living in today, what if all the power went off for weeks or months at a time? If there weren’t generators available, people would be “on their own” for getting food, water and other necessities. Therefore, it would make sense to know a hunter. Better yet, it makes sense to learn… Read more »

Why We Love to Hunt

Hunting

Not everyone loves to hunt. However, those who do really love it. Have you ever wondered why that it is? There are actually many different reasons for it. Let’s take a closer look at three of the biggest one to see why hunters are so in love with what they do. It allows hunters to… Read more »

Getting Ready for Bird Hunting

Bird Hunting

Autumn means different things to different people. Cooling temperatures and changing foliage are welcome things for many, but for hunters, the arrival of fall means it is time to prepare for bird hunting. Here are a few tips to help you prepare for your hunting trips this year. Bird Identification Bird hunting is challenging for… Read more »

Five Reasons Why You’ll Love to Hunt Dove

Mourning Dove

Many hunters think of big game or large game birds like pheasant when it comes time to plan a hunt. Doves have proven to be an enduring favorite for many hunters, however, and for good reason. Here are five reasons why – whether it’s your first time or your hundredth – you’ll love to hunt… Read more »

Weather, Time and Temp: How Conditions Affect the Hunt

Chukar at Morning

Quail hunting may sometimes feel like a game of chance, but there are still things that you can do to improve your odds. Studies have shown that quail actually have predictable patterns of activity that are influenced by factors like weather conditions, temperatures and even time of day. Keeping these considerations in mind during your… Read more »

Chukar: From Import to Important Game Bird

Chukar Partridge

Chukar is not native to the continental U.S., but has still become a popular and important game bird. Since their introduction here in the late 19th century, chukar have established sizable populations in at least 10 Western states. In recent decades, chukar partridges have become one of the most popular upland game birds for hunters…. Read more »

Hot Fishing: Tips for Summertime Anglers

Bass Fishing

Summer is the ideal time for many outdoor activities, but nothing beats enjoying the warm weather with a day of fishing. After all, there is no better way to pass a summer day than fishing at a lake. Now that it is time for some hot fishing, here are a few tips for summertime anglers…. Read more »

Bird Dogs: How Canine Companions Help to Hunt

Bird Dogs and Hunting

Hunters have been relying on dogs to assist with locating and retrieving game for thousands of years. While the use of dogs in some hunting specialties has declined in popularity, hunting with bird dogs remains a popular pastime. In fact, when it comes to bird hunting – whether wetland or upland – good dogs can… Read more »

Baits vs. Lures: Which Is Best?

Fishing Lures

For generations, fishing enthusiasts from around the globe have debated on which is best: bait or lures? It’s a question worth asking, but the fact remains that each option has its own pros and cons and in the end, there’s a lot to be said about personal preference. If you are still on the fence,… Read more »

As Bird Hunts Wind Down, Fishing Ramps Up

Meadow Brook Game Farm is a popular destination for bird hunting, but we also offer great opportunities for fishing at our on-site lake. As bird hunts wind down for the season, our fishing season is just ramping up, so now’s the time to check your fishing gear and get ready for some time at our… Read more »

Improving Your Accuracy: Four Tips for a More Successful Hunt

Shotgun Shooting

When hunting any type of bird, accuracy is key. After all, it can be the difference between going home empty handed or bringing home your next trophy. Here are a few tips to help improve your accuracy for your next bird hunt. Practice Makes Perfect Before hunting season begins, try and work on your accuracy… Read more »

New Membership Promotion Offers Savings for Clients

If you love Meadow Brook Game Farm as much as we do, then you want to spend as much time here as possible. That’s why we’ve created a new membership plan for all of our clients. This program gets you a bounty of hunting and fishing fun for a great price and the benefits are incredible…. Read more »