Watch Adventurist Coyote Peterson Get Stung by Yellow Jackets

If you haven’t seen the video where Coyote Peterson – the online adventurist with more than (7.5 million followers!) – intentionally gets stung by a yellow jacket, you’re missing out! Intrigued? Everyone is! The video has racked up nearly 14 million views in a little over one month! Remember, just because warmer weather is winding down doesn’t mean that yellow jackets are slowing down. If anything, they become more aggressive in the autumn months – eek. Read more about how and why here. So basically no matter the season, it’s smart to watch out for these aggressive stingers. Coyote Peterson …

Are yellow jackets more aggressive during fall? Here’s What You Need to Know

Have you ever noticed that yellow jackets are more aggressive during fall? You may be surprised but sometimes, apple picking brings more of these aggressive stings than a summer picnic does! Well, there’s actually a scientific reason for it. Autumn is a particularly vital time Yellow jacket colonies are at their largest (1,000-4,000 workers) by late summer and begin dwindling down as the weather gets cooler. So, they aren’t trying to intentionally bother you, they’re actually just dying off. Resources are also depleted[i] during this time making yellow jackets grow hungry which is why they may be swarming your cider …

Killer Hogs Recipe: Apple Glazed Pork Loin

Ingredients 1 Whole Pork Loin 6-8lbs 4oz BBQ Rub 8oz Apple Juice 2 Tablespoons Brown Sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup BBQ Sauce 2 Tablespoons Apple Jelly 2 Tablespoons Apple Sauce (from jar)   Instructions 1. Prepare smoker or grill for indirect cooking at 250⁰. 2. Combine Apple Juice, brown sugar, and salt in small sauce pan over medium heat stirring often until sugar and salt dissolve. 3. Allow the mixture to cool and evenly inject mixture into pork loin. 4. Season the outside with BBQ Rub and place on smoker with 2 chunks of Cherry wood for smoke. 5. …

Killer Hogs Recipe: Simple Texas-Style Smoked Ribs

Ingredients: 2 slabs of St. Louis Spare Ribs 1/2 Cup Coarse Ground Black Pepper 1/4 Cup Kosher Salt 1 Cup Water 1/2 Cup Apple Cider Vinegar Instructions: 1. Prepare smoker of your choice for indirect cooking at 275⁰ with a light smoke. Use any wood you like; Pecan works well with this recipe. 2. Remove ribs from packaging and remove membrane from bone side. 3. Combine Salt and Black Pepper in a bowl and pour into a shaker bottle. 4. Season ribs liberally on both sides with salt/pepper mixture. 5. Place ribs on smoker, close the lid and maintain a …

Can You Identify the Different Types of Bees?

Bee-lieve it or not, there are more than 20,000 species of bees in the world, and not all of them sting. While they may seem like a nuisance when you are outdoors, these creatures are critical for our ecosystem, including our food supply (click here to learn more about the importance of bees).  Here are some of the more common varieties in North America: Honeybees – Talk about an important insect: honeybees pollinate one in three of all of our crops! If you have a garden in your yard, you should welcome them (that’s right, we said attract bees to …