Well by going by this i should have some big boys come the rut I pretty much have this 5things,thanks for your replays guys1. Does-this is done with the obvious food, water, cover, and low hunting pressure to keep them around.
2. Prefered scraping trees-apple, AO, oak, basswood, box elder, and mulberry are my favorite.
3. Prefered Rubbing trees-Spruce, white pine, cedar, basswood, willow and alder.
4. High energy late season food sources-brassicas, corn, and beans.
5. Secure, but easily traverseable trail systems.