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I dont know when to mow...

Old 10-14-2005, 06:00 PM
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I havent mowed my fields in a year or so. I have heard from a very very well respected hunter in our area. Harold Knight to let it stay without mowing. But I dont guess he understood that we are talking about johnson grass and such thats over 6 ft tall. Now when Im in a deer stand Im sure I would be able to see the deers head/antlers.
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Old 10-14-2005, 06:49 PM
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Johnson grass can be a pain in the arse. if it hasn't been mowed in over a year, there is probably more $hit in there than a shredder can handle. if it provides good deer cover, then by all means leave it alone, but if you need that ground for something else, well, you know...
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Old 10-14-2005, 06:54 PM
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johnson grass, just wait till it dries up, oh wait a minute that crap never dries out[:@]

btw welcome bigbuckdude, i have heard the protien is high in johnson grass though, but as mentioned it is a pita
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Old 10-14-2005, 06:59 PM
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Fire up the brush hog and cut alternating shooting lanes. And carry the gun while on the tractor just in case

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