Land Management Articles


  • Benefits of Hunting

    Benefits of Hunting

    Hunting helps manage wildlife populations, support our economy, funds conservation, promotes healthy living, provides food and increases land values..

    Published on 11/17/2020 By Nathan Lee, Realtree Land Pro - United Country Promised Land and Homes Broker/Agent in Iowa & Missouri

  • How to Plant Drought Resistant Food Plots

    How to Plant Drought Resistant Food Plots

    Learn from the Hunting Land Mike's hard learned lessons and successes so you can better plan drought resistant food plots...

    Published on 10/22/2020 By Mike Kangas (aka Hunting Land Mike), Realtree United Country Land Pro, Real Estate Agent, Expert Hunter

  • The Conservation Reserve Program : A Win-Win for Land Owners & Conservation

    The Conservation Reserve Program : A Win-Win for Land Owners & Conservation

    The Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) had its genesis within the Food Security Act of 1985. CRP offers a 10 to 15-year contract between the USDA and eligible land owners. The program provides a payment to the owner for enrolling the land in the program. The program’s objective is to take land that may be less productive, or land that is environmentally compromised and give it a natural makeover.

    Published on 7/7/2020 By Jason Syens, Realtor-Realtree Land Pro, United Country Real Estate | Midwest Lifestyle Properties in Wisconsin

  • The Importance of Identifying Food Plot Weeds and Matching Herbicides to Your Plantings

    The Importance of Identifying Food Plot Weeds and Matching Herbicides to Your Plantings

    Many wildlife managers overlook the important step of identifying the problem weeds in their food plots and fields. These weeds need to be identified so that the following questions can be answered. What type of plants are my problem weeds? Are these weeds providing a benefit to the wildlife? What type of herbicide can I use to control them if needed? What forages can I plant that will allow me to selectively control the weeds without killing the food plot?

    Published on 6/15/2020 By Bradley Williams, Realtree™Land Pro, QDMA Certified Deer Steward

  • How to Find a Real Estate Agent for Hunting Land

    How to Find a Real Estate Agent for Hunting Land

    If you’re in the market for hunting land – or if you’re selling your farm – finding a good real estate agent who understands your goals is a huge benefit. But a hunting-land agent has a different job description than a traditional real estate agent showing a 3-bedroom / 2-bath...

    Published on 10/30/2019 By JOSH HONEYCUTT