Food sources change in desirability during their various stages of maturation. When hunting over them, you should time your hunts for the phase when they’re most desirable.
While it’s impossible to cover the most desirable stage of all preferred deer foods in one article, the following generally applies to greenery:
• Seedlings – extremely tender and most easily digestible. When thick enough to make a meal, they can be highly desirable.
• Young, rapidly growing – extremely tender, easily digestible and offer the highest…