TITLE

Jump start fall hunts with spring-planted wildlife food plots

AUTHOR(S)
Bearden, Rebecca
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;5/4/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 13, special section p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on wildlife food plot planning. While fall hunting season is still months away, the perfect time to get ahead of the game is by planting spring and summer food plots. By giving these crops the same attention cultivated crops require, land managers can efficiently grow wildlife attractants that will help insure a successful hunting season. The first step in food plot planning is deciding what to plant for the species one wants to attract. For deer's, crops that are protein-rich, highly palatable and easily grown in any type of soil is recommended the most. The two most popular choices for wildlife food plots are soybeans and peas of different varieties.
ACCESSION #
17001418

 

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