It’s fairly easy to raise or lower deer populations however, population control begins WELL before deer season. It is very simple: If you have too many deer get rid of the Summer food! If you want to raise deer numbers, plant Summer food. If you want to reduce deer population numbers, do not plant Summer food. It is time to understand that deer population control begins with Summer food sources. Stop the vacuum of a never ending increase is deer numbers right NOW, and enjoy better deee herds and better deer hunting. Do you have too many does on your land? The first step is to look in the mirror, then to quit planting too early, and finally to focus on cool season annual food plot plantings.