This chick likely hatched in mid-September, evidence of successful late quail nesting in southwest Missouri.
You can help attract bobwhite quail to your land by planting shrubs that create food and shelter for quail. This video shows you how.
Use mid-contract management practices and other wildlife enhancements to maintain the overall best-habitat conditions for quail and other wildlife on CRP fields.
Why are Missouri's quail declining? Is it true that wild turkeys eat baby quail? Find the answers to these and other frequently asked questions.
You don't have to sacrifice farm productivity to bring the quail call back to Missouri. Browse management practices that work for your farm and quail, too.
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