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Old 02-21-2007, 09:12 AM
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questions for the guys that do food plots.I'm just getting around doing some food plots, I have a lease in northern fla. we have lots of deer oncewhat ever we plant comes thru the ground the deer eats it. Myplots are about 2000 sq ft ea. I want toexperiment with small ones first.Any suggestions.
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Old 02-21-2007, 11:18 AM
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I would suggest an electric fence.
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Old 02-21-2007, 05:30 PM
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2000 sq ft is about 1/25th of an acre.

While you might be able to experiment with plots this small - if they are any good at all, they'll be ate to the ground so quick - its tough tolearn much from them.

Maybe try an exclusion cage like a 3ft x 2ft box. At least you'll knowhow well the plot would have grown if not browsed down.

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