With the oats ripening in the fields the whitetails are taking advantage of the bounty of the season.
Until harvest and for a short time afterwards fields containing oats are among the best places to find bachelor groups of bucks this time of year.
A fawn test the air as it steps from the woodlands into a field of ripening oats.
While we are at the midpoint of the summer already some spots of color can be found. Spots of foliage color such as this reminds one that autumn is just around the corner.