The forming of a QDMA cooperative is made up of a group of landowners, farmers, hunters and members of the community are willing to work
together to improve the quality of the deer herd, lessen crop damage, ornamental landscape damage while improving the overall hunting
experiences. For an excellent publication that provides a step-by-step approach to forming cooperatives QDMA's booklet Developing Successful
QDM Cooperative, go to www.QDMA.com. Many articles have been written in Quality Whitetails of cooperatives that are successful.
If you would like to organize a QDMA Cooperative, contact E.W. Grimes, Director of the Maryland State Chapter QDMA.
1. The Forestland Group QDMA Co-op
2. The Bachman Valley QDMA Co-op
4. The Chester River QDMA Co-op
3. The Potomac Fish & Game
QDMA Co-op - Organized 2008
These are some of the QDM
Co-ops across Maryland!
If you want your Co-op to be listed
here, contact us!
Keys to a successful QDM Co-op:
Communication - Compromise - Rules & Consequences - Patience
You have to provide Herd Management, Habitat Management, Hunter Management & Herd Monitoring!
Let bucks gain some age, increase available nutrition, shoot the right number of does and you are in business!
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