Hunting Preparations

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The days are starting to get shorter and the nights are getting cooler, which means one thing; Fall and Hunting season are just around the corner! Whether you’ll be venturing in to the back country, or walking across a farm, it’s a good idea to bring some provisions. Sweetwood Meat Snacks are a great option for your pack due to the weight to protein ratio. One bag of 1.75oz Beef Jerky will provide you with 19g of protein, which will keep you fueled and alert on the hunt.

Carrying a heavy pack with water, calls, a gun or bow, food, and extra layers will cause you to exert more energy and burn extra calories, especially if you’re stalking game at elevation. “Unlike carbohydrates and fats, your body does not store protein, so it has no reservoir to draw from when you’re running low”1. This is where Sweetwood comes in! Take a break and enjoy a bag of jerky, or rip open a Fatty while you’re on the move. This extra protein will keep you sustained and strong so you’re prepared for that trophy elk or deer to walk out in front of you! It’s also a good idea to keep your snacks at the top of your packed bag. This way you’re not rummaging through your pack and making a ton of noise in an effort to find your snacks.

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1-http://www.ewellnessmag.com/article/the-importance-of-protein-in-your-diet