Member Polls

National Deer Alliance (NDA) believes strongly that member input on important deer and hunting issues is critical, and will use this information to inform managers and state and federal wildlife agencies whenever possible. 

Here are the results from the most recent polls taken in the weekly newsletter by NDA members.


If you typically have specialty items made from your venison, what are they? Select all that apply. September 18, 2019
Results
Jerky
26.2%
Snack sticks
19.6%
Bologna (all types)
9.7%
Breakfast sausage
16.6%
Hot sausage
9.9%
Hot dogs, brawts, or kielbasa
11.5%
Other
6.2%
Total participants: 1,582
Do you typically save organs, such as heart and lungs, for consumption? September 18, 2019
Results
Yes
27.2%
No
72.7%
Total participants: 908
If you are an archery or crossbow hunter, will you be heading to the field this fall with fixed blade or mechanical broadheads? September 4, 2019
Results
Fixed blade
48.5%
Mechanical
51.4%
Total participants: 752
If you are an archery or crossbow hunter, what grain broadhead will you be using? September 4, 2019
Results
75 grain
0.6%
85 grain
2.4%
100 grain
70.5%
125 grain
21.6%
150 grain
3.1%
Other
1.4%
Total participants: 761
If you are a rifle hunter, what type of bullet will you be hunting with? September 4, 2019
Results
Ballistic tip
43.5%
Soft point
43.5%
Hollow point
7.7%
Other
5.2%
Total participants: 740
If you are a rifle hunter, will you be using factory loaded cartridges, or cartridges that you or an acquaintance loaded? September 4, 2019
Results
Factory loaded
81.3%
Home loaded
18.6%
Total participants: 745

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