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#2931605 - 09/04/12 10:50 AM Scare-crow?
STEELMAN
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Registered: 10/26/04
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Anyone ever try one? The turkeys were eating the wheat & oats before I could get the clover sown.
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#2931612 - 09/04/12 10:58 AM Re: Scare-crow? [Re: STEELMAN]
bigtex
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Registered: 06/06/04
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Loc: Brush Creek

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Yeah, they'll work but you have to move it every day or so or else they will get used to it.
I've also just hung fertilizer bags or grocery store bags off tree limbs, fence posts or whatever so the wind will make them move. Works for awhile, hopefully untill your seed sprouts.
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#2931816 - 09/04/12 01:55 PM Re: Scare-crow? [Re: bigtex]
Football Hunter
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I always wait till rain is just about right on me for big seeds,turkeys are all over my place.
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#2936088 - 09/08/12 04:24 AM Re: Scare-crow? [Re: Football Hunter]
Swampster
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Registered: 10/14/00
Posts: 433
Loc: Huron, TN, USA

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I just buy my brother-in-law a couple cases of cheap beer and set him out there. Seems to keep them away ok. Might get a few buzzards after a day or two.
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#2936121 - 09/08/12 06:25 AM Re: Scare-crow? [Re: Swampster]
Boll Weevil
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Registered: 06/26/11
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Loc: Hardeman

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I actually had to re-sow one area last week. Rounded the bend and there was 14 in there scratching and peckng for all they were worth.
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#2936219 - 09/08/12 08:48 AM Re: Scare-crow? [Re: STEELMAN]
Boone 58
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Registered: 06/23/04
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....that is why is helps to plant at rain time, them buzzards will camp out on a food plot!!! \:D
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