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Food Plot Question??

Old 01-27-2008, 04:08 PM
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What is a seed I could plant for deer hunting that doesnt involve using alot of equipment??? (like tractors and etc????)
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Old 02-01-2008, 10:39 AM
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many of your smaller seeds like clover can be broadcasted and raked in or frost seeded.The main thing is to get a soil sample and kill the weed competition.Check out qdma.com for lots of info
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Old 02-01-2008, 06:23 PM
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Clover is undoubtfully the easiest i've ever used. It can be spread and inoculated by hand or hand speaders.
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Old 02-02-2008, 10:43 AM
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there are several products out there that are supposed to require very little work.."Throw and Grow"..."Secret Spot"...theyre supposed to require very little work, just a little cleaning out of an area...of course, the more work you put in the better results you can expect
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Old 02-04-2008, 05:41 PM
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I hunt in east tx., and have great success with iron/clay peas(cow peas). they are easy to plant, require little maintenance, and best of all the deer love them and the cows don't. they are almost 100% utilized by the deer only. They also have a fairly high protein content along with other nutrients. I used a 4w w/ a simple homemade drag to "open up" the soil, applied lime & fert. and let nature do the rest. good luck.
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Old 02-05-2008, 04:24 PM
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Turnups may be another simple product. It is usely whats in the throw and grow type products. But works best if you are in a colder climate, so they can turn in to sugars.
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