Wildlife Food Plot

QDMA - Quality Deer Management Association

August 24, 2015

$15 members/$25 non-members

Shannon B. Herndon for Bamberg & Barnwell Counties


803-245-2661 ext 111 for Bamberg & Barnwell Counties

Wildlife Food Plot, formally known as FACE for Wildlife, is an annual statewide contest sponsored by QDMA, Quality Deer Management Association and 4-H. In order to enter the contest, you must plant one wildlife plot and keep records on it for one growing season. You may win an award, but most importantly you will be providing valuable habitat for deer and wildlife. Cost is $15 for 5 pound bag of wildlife seed. Open to youth ages 5-19.

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  • Registration Due for Bamberg & Barnwell Counties - August 24, 2015
  • Take a soil sample & receive seed
  • Plot must be planted - October 16, 2015
  • Record Book due to Bamberg & Barnwell County Offices - January 22, 2015
  • State Judging
  • Certificates and ribbons awarded

Click here for 2015 Wildlife Food Plot contract - due August 24, 2015 for Bamberg & Barnwell Counties. Mail with check payable to Clemson University to Bamberg Extension Service, PO Box 299, Bamberg, SC 29003. Other counties please mail to your local county office. Contact Alana West in Newberry at 803-276-1091 ext 111 or awillin@clemson.edu for any counties other than Bamberg & Barnwell. 

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Record Books due to Bamberg & Barnwell County offices - January 22, 2016

Click here to link to State 4-H Wildlife Food Plot Project Webpage for the following information:

  • Project Checklist
  • Food Plot Seed Mix Planting Guide
  • Cloverbud Record Book
  • Junior Record Book
  • Senior Record Book
  • Newsletters
  • QDMA Rack Pack Registration
  • Project Evaluation
  • Project Score Sheet