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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby True Grit Farms » Tue Aug 14, 2018 7:57 pm

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kenny thomas wrote: Bite your tongue.


Kenny, next time you come to Texas would you take ol' Brute out and buy him a lap dance. I'll pay for half of it. :lol2: :lol2:


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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby kenny thomas » Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:49 pm

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Brute 23 wrote:I spend more money on groceries for deer and dogs than myself by far.

Its still better than than cocaine and strippers though.

Bite your tongue.


Kenny, next time you come to Texas would you take ol' Brute out and buy him a lap dance. I'll pay for half of it. :lol2: :lol2:

I ain't gone home yet so there is still a chance.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Dave » Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:30 pm

Having the first irrigated field for miles seems to be working out pretty good. They are out there every morning and evening. Heck at 5:00 PM last Thursday when we set an all time record high temperature there was at least a dozen of them out there eating in the green.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby greybeard » Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:52 am

TexasBred wrote:
kenny thomas wrote:
Brute 23 wrote:I spend more money on groceries for deer and dogs than myself by far.

Its still better than than cocaine and strippers though.

Bite your tongue.


Kenny, next time you come to Texas would you take ol' Brute out and buy him a lap dance. I'll pay for half of it. :lol2: :lol2:


I'm loathe to imagine what 1/2 a lap dance might be like............
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby True Grit Farms » Wed Aug 15, 2018 6:59 am

greybeard wrote:
TexasBred wrote:
kenny thomas wrote: Bite your tongue.


Kenny, next time you come to Texas would you take ol' Brute out and buy him a lap dance. I'll pay for half of it. :lol2: :lol2:


I'm loathe to imagine what 1/2 a lap dance might be like............

Either your wife shows up or the cops.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby 5S Cattle » Mon Aug 20, 2018 4:42 pm

I bought a few of those high dollar bags of cotton seed from the feed store. The deer lapped them up. Bought a few more...same. Bought an 18 wheeler load and had it delivered to the ranch. I have a lot of cattle feed. I don’t get it but it worked out pretty well for my cows :lol2:
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Caustic Burno » Mon Aug 20, 2018 7:38 pm

This is why I hate corn.
Turned the feeder until I get it fenced in.

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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Caustic Burno » Thu Aug 23, 2018 7:28 am

And these have gone to hog heaven.


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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Brute 23 » Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:42 am

I know a lot of people complain about the cost of the protein but at least I know 99% of it actually goes to the deer. I sling a little corn for the deer/hogs but no where near as much as I use to before protein.

I'm a big fan of hunting the deer travel to the protein feeders and just corning the roads with a tailgate feeder. We get far more deer on corned roads than under any feeder.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby callmefence » Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:59 am

Brute 23 wrote:I know a lot of people complain about the cost of the protein but at least I know 99% of it actually goes to the deer. I sling a little corn for the deer/hogs but no where near as much as I use to before protein.

I'm a big fan of hunting the deer travel to the protein feeders and just corning the roads with a tailgate feeder. We get far more deer on corned roads than under any feeder.


That's exactly right. I sling corn with a atv slinger nilly willy up until a couple weeks before season. Then gradually start tighten it up to around the stands.
Big bucks didn't get big standing under a tripod.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Caustic Burno » Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:13 pm

callmefence wrote:
Brute 23 wrote:I know a lot of people complain about the cost of the protein but at least I know 99% of it actually goes to the deer. I sling a little corn for the deer/hogs but no where near as much as I use to before protein.

I'm a big fan of hunting the deer travel to the protein feeders and just corning the roads with a tailgate feeder. We get far more deer on corned roads than under any feeder.


That's exactly right. I sling corn with a atv slinger nilly willy up until a couple weeks before season. Then gradually start tighten it up to around the stands.
Big bucks didn't get big standing under a tripod.


Coons will break you on protein feeders here, since no one traps anymore they are the plague.
I have never gotten a picture of a really big buck under a feeder. They are always on the outskirts here now a food plot is a whole nuther story.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby True Grit Farms » Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:45 pm

I saw a big non-typical buck under a feeder yesterday afternoon couldn't believe it. I wonder if it might have something to do with the hogs? We don't have hog problems here very often.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Caustic Burno » Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:07 pm

Deer don’t like hogs!
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Brute 23 » Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:34 pm

Caustic Burno wrote:
callmefence wrote:
Brute 23 wrote:I know a lot of people complain about the cost of the protein but at least I know 99% of it actually goes to the deer. I sling a little corn for the deer/hogs but no where near as much as I use to before protein.

I'm a big fan of hunting the deer travel to the protein feeders and just corning the roads with a tailgate feeder. We get far more deer on corned roads than under any feeder.


That's exactly right. I sling corn with a atv slinger nilly willy up until a couple weeks before season. Then gradually start tighten it up to around the stands.
Big bucks didn't get big standing under a tripod.


Coons will break you on protein feeders here, since no one traps anymore they are the plague.
I have never gotten a picture of a really big buck under a feeder. They are always on the outskirts here now a food plot is a whole nuther story.


Have you tried these before? We have several and I have turned several friends on to them also. I can say with all honesty I have never seen a coon on one and I keep cameras on them year round. They are not that bad on cost also. The #600 you can fill from a pick up easily. The #1000s you have to fully extend to put bags in... not my favorite.

https://www.bossbuck.com/products/feede ... otein.html

All the big high dollar fancy ones are nothing more than coon jungle gyms IMO.
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Re: Whole Cotton Seed

Postby Caustic Burno » Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:23 pm

No Brute i haven’t need to look into one.
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