Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#3438913 - 11/06/13 10:07 AM Daikon Radishes....Impressed!
String Music
8 Point


Registered: 09/24/07
Posts: 1684
Loc: Knoxville

Offline
These radishes have exceeded our expectations in our poor east TN soils! The deer are eating the forage and the radish is helping to build organic matter and penetrate compacted soil (plus provide a late-season food source full of carbs). Overall, very happy with the production.

_________________________
"For I know the plans I have for you..." Jer. 29:11

Hunting Photography:

facebook.com/AMOutdoorPhotography

www.amcunninghamoutdoors.com


Top
#3438938 - 11/06/13 10:16 AM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: String Music]
smstone22
16 Point


Registered: 01/11/04
Posts: 16919
Loc: Allardt, TN

Offline
They work very well for me as well, Im in not so great soil as well. My deer prefer them over any turnips Ive planted.
_________________________
-QDM=Better Deer, Better Deer Hunting
-Let Him Go, So He Can Grow

Top
#3440096 - 11/07/13 08:06 AM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: smstone22]
landman
8 Point


Registered: 11/15/09
Posts: 2491
Loc: TN & Western KY

content Online
Many KY farmers started planting them as a cover crop 2 years ago
_________________________
"BUY LAND. THEY AIN'T MAKING ANY MORE OF THE STUFF"
- Will Rogers

http://www.JimmySettleLand.com

Top
#3440357 - 11/07/13 10:02 AM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: landman]
drrxnupe
6 Point


Registered: 02/15/09
Posts: 971
Loc: Nashville, TN & Oxford, MS

Offline
NICE!!! I may give 'em a try next year.
Top
#3441630 - 11/07/13 11:22 PM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: drrxnupe]
DoubleTap
4 Point


Registered: 10/01/13
Posts: 118
Loc: Greenback, Tennessee

Offline
WOW! Not that's a radish
Top
#3441642 - 11/08/13 12:30 AM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: DoubleTap]
bbuck14
8 Point


Registered: 01/01/13
Posts: 1231
Loc: West Tn.

Offline
Many farmers are planting them around here as well. It's a cover crop and they grow them to bust through the hardpan.
Top
#3442277 - 11/08/13 11:50 AM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: bbuck14]
drrxnupe
6 Point


Registered: 02/15/09
Posts: 971
Loc: Nashville, TN & Oxford, MS

Offline
Anybody ever tasted 'em?
Top
#3442312 - 11/08/13 12:21 PM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: drrxnupe]
Bayou Buck
10 Point


Registered: 05/11/09
Posts: 2691
Loc: Spring Hill / Perry Co

Offline
 Originally Posted By: drrxnupe
Anybody ever tasted 'em?


I tasted the bulbs on mine and they were spicy. Havent tried them since the last couple freezes though. They are good pickled on a Banh Mi.

Top
#3442319 - 11/08/13 12:28 PM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: Bayou Buck]
String Music
8 Point


Registered: 09/24/07
Posts: 1684
Loc: Knoxville

Offline
We tried them in a salad and on the skillet. Spicy, but good!
_________________________
"For I know the plans I have for you..." Jer. 29:11

Hunting Photography:

facebook.com/AMOutdoorPhotography

www.amcunninghamoutdoors.com


Top
#3444159 - 11/09/13 07:08 PM Re: Daikon Radishes....Impressed! [Re: String Music]
ROUGH COUNTRY HUNTER
16 Point


Registered: 11/12/10
Posts: 12539
Loc: FRANKLIN COUNTY

Offline
nice
Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  Kimber45, Mrs.Unicam, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4105517
RUGER
87003
Deer Assassin
65411
BSK
61021
Crappie Luck
51376
spitndrum
Newest Members
Mik475, AaronB, Bad Wolf, jw3783, Jesse91
13279 Registered Users
Who's Online
85 registered (Pic IN the Casa, levergunner, Bigmonts, TboneD, SEC, diamond hunter, 9 invisible) and 99 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13279 Members
42 Forums
93204 Topics
1089466 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
September
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.119 seconds in which 0.004 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.