Life Cycle of the Pheasant

The life span of a pheasant is very short, and typically these birds only live for approximately a single year in the wild. When hunting these birds, understanding their life cycle and the periods that it consists of can help to make sure that your hunting trip is a success. Let’s explore the general patterns… Read more »

Falconers in Tennessee

If you have ever booked a trip to Meadow Brook Game Farm or taken the time to explore some of the other hunting opportunities that Tennessee has to offer, you know that we take pride in our pheasant and quail hunting; it is one of the things that makes this state unique. Meadow Brook Game… Read more »

Urban Deer Hunting in Tennessee

Hunting Deer in Tennessee

When thinking about hunting in Tennessee, there are many areas to cover. As being one of the best hunting areas in the entire country, this comes with the territory. Whether you’re looking for pheasant or quail to hunt, the state has you covered and in particular us at Meadow Brook Game Farm. However, there are… Read more »

Hunting Pheasants in Winter

Depending on where and when you go pheasant hunting, the entire experience may be different. For instance, there are a few specific tactics you need to keep in mind while hunting pheasants throughout the winter. This is especially true if you head out to hunt on days where there is a lot of snow on… Read more »

Robotic Duck Decoys in Arkansas

There’s no doubt in anyone’s mind, those who pay attention to the news, that we are becoming an increasingly robotic society. While it’s not as epic or terrifying as those we see in movies like Terminator or any other sci-fi epic that has us shaking in our human boots worried about the robot apocalypse, there… Read more »

Hunting Season Opening for Wildlife Refuges

At the end of August in Tennessee, the National Wildlife refuges are offering hunting opportunities with this hunting season. Although not too rare, we have been seeing more and more refuge hunting in the past few years than we have ever seen in the past all across the United States. These two refuges in particular… Read more »

Quail Restoration Plan Underway in Tennessee

It’s been only under a year now since the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency completed their Northern Bobwhite Quail Restoration plan, and it is only in the past few weeks that they are finally moving forward with putting it into action. For a number of reasons around habitat loss and farmland problems in Tennessee the bobwhite… Read more »

Getting to Meadow Brook Game Farm

One of the questions we field most often here at Meadow Brook Game Farm are from people wondering how to get to our 1,200-acre shooting preserve in Westmoreland, TN. Our location in north central Tennessee is out of the way, but plenty of travel and lodging accommodations make a visit to our grounds a friendly… Read more »

Bird Hunting for Turkey Day

With Thanksgiving upon us, the focus for most families will be a bird at the table, but what about going to the bird, rather than bringing it to you? Thanksgiving, beyond anything, is a time for family. Everyone gets together to enjoy some meals and watch grandma get drunk again. But why make it a… Read more »

Pheasant Hunting Tips and Tactics

Pheasant hunts are known for being great team games, but hunter and guide, Don Nelson, of Minnesota is a big believer in the solo hunt. Nelson says that some of his most fruitful hunts have been just him and his yellow lab, Houston. However, solo hunts do need to be handled differently than team hunts…. Read more »

Tennessee Waterfowl Meeting

Game bird hunters who plan to register to hunt within the state of Tennessee should be aware of an incredibly important meeting coming up this week. Here at Meadow Brook Game Farm, we wanted to make sure that our readers were aware of their opportunity to learn more about the upcoming hunting seasons for waterfowl…. Read more »

An Increase in the Daily Bag Limits for Game Birds

Anytime a hunter grabs his rifle and heads into the great outdoors, he or she wants to be able to take home as large of a catch as they can. The imposition of daily bag limits can be a pain, although these rules help to support healthy populations of wild birds. Here at Meadow Brook… Read more »