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#402618 - 09/17/07 07:19 PM food plot with all you need
DEER HUNTER 76
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We planted our food plot last weekend. it is a 3 acre field surrounded by oaks and a creek. it is completly surrounded by hardwoods. their is 50lbs of clover 100 pounds of wheat/oats, and turnips. their are two single man stands near the edge, and before we even planted it we saw 2 150 class deer one with a droptine
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#402659 - 09/17/07 07:47 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: DEER HUNTER 76]
Chris Tripp
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 Originally Posted By: DEER HUNTER 76
We planted our food plot last weekend. it is a 3 acre field surrounded by oaks and a creek. it is completly surrounded by hardwoods. their is 50lbs of clover 100 pounds of wheat/oats, and turnips. their are two single man stands near the edge, and before we even planted it we saw 2 150 class deer one with a droptine


Man on man, you planted 50 pounds of clover?

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#402761 - 09/17/07 08:17 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: DEER HUNTER 76]
Stalker
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I think he needs to play the scoring game...
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#402775 - 09/17/07 08:21 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: Stalker]
Chris Tripp
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I can't imagine how much money you threw away by overseeding that much clover...
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#402789 - 09/17/07 08:24 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: Chris Tripp]
Stalker
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50 lbs of clover? Is'nt that enough for like 10-15 acres?
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#402795 - 09/17/07 08:26 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: Stalker]
Chris Tripp
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depends on what kind... but I aint had used any that called for over 16 pounds per acre
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#402802 - 09/17/07 08:30 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: Chris Tripp]
Stalker
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I guess he'll have clover
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#402804 - 09/17/07 08:30 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: Chris Tripp]
hunter drew
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I just put down 15 pounds and that was plenty...and i thought that was almost to much clover. Crimson clover is what i planted with some winter wheat and oat
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#402824 - 09/17/07 08:38 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: hunter drew]
Chris Tripp
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drew, what kind of clover and how much acreage?
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#402858 - 09/17/07 08:48 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: Chris Tripp]
hunter drew
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Crimson clover and it was about 1.5 acers also put out 25 pounds of winter wheat and 25 pounds of oats and alfalfa that was a 3 pound bag
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#404859 - 09/18/07 08:34 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: hunter drew]
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If its a annual clover(crimson or arrowleaf) on 3 acres he wil be fine. May actually be 50 lbs short on wheat/oats depending on how much turnip was sowed in.


hunter drew,... are you aiming for a annual plot or a perennial plot there?? Your mix is confusing...
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#404916 - 09/18/07 08:52 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: deerchaser007]
hunter drew
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hunter drew,... are you aiming for a annual plot or a perennial plot there?? Your mix is confusing...[/quote]


Well we have 220 acers in soybeans right now. I planted a spot last year with the same stuff it all died lol.I guess i have Buzzard luck
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#404922 - 09/18/07 08:54 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: hunter drew]
hunter drew
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Now mainly just wanted to see if it will come back up
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#404964 - 09/18/07 09:07 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: hunter drew]
backstraps
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I have a buddy that overseeds eveything he plants.... funny thing is...some seeds will kill out one another. He has plots come up but with the $ spent he could have planted two or three for the price
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#405552 - 09/19/07 08:24 AM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: hunter drew]
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I think that he needs me to come and help him kill, errr check out his food plot.
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#406676 - 09/19/07 06:52 PM Re: food plot with all you need [Re: hunter drew]
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WooooooooooooooooW
50 #'s of Clover!!!!
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