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    When i used to raise bird for release i would...

    When i used to raise bird for release i would take a pump up weed sprayer and mist the birds to help promote the oil in their feathers.
  2. Thread: Brood2Rooster

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    Do you have any pics of the brood to rooster in...

    Do you have any pics of the brood to rooster in the growing stages and when full grown? I'm looking at trying about 35 acres of it but I would really like to see pics before I do. Thank you
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    I guide at a place in the kimball area, we do not...

    I guide at a place in the kimball area, we do not release birds, we do however kill some pen raised birds do to neighbors releasing birds. For example this season so far we have killed around 900...
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    with in the next 2 years it will all be habitat....

    with in the next 2 years it will all be habitat. trees, nesting grass, winter cover grass, 26 acres of food plots and pollinator/monarch mix (brood rearing cover). I have seen some critters move in...
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    all my trees are cedar, junipers and spruce,...

    all my trees are cedar, junipers and spruce, shrubs are choke cherry, sumac, wild plum,buffalo berry and a couple more i don't remember. the trees will be in some what of an "s" shape so there will...
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    Planning for spring and summer projects

    Trees and shrubs are ordered. 8 rows just short of 1/4 mile. Also planting some nesting cover (23 acres) and I was lucky enough to get enrolled in the PF pollinator/monarch habitat program (15...
  7. Thread: All orange vest?

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    All orange vest?

    Does anyone know of a company that makes a good all blaze orange vest?

    I have a Columbia one that is on its last leg and I haven't seen anything that is worth a hoot.
  8. Dakota Flyway Adventures

    Dakota Flyway Adventures
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    Very disapointed in Sportsman!!!!!

    To start off with I am not against road hunting at all, I par take sometimes. That being said I had 3 horrible experiences this weekend with road hunters.

    The first one was the worst, some family...
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    in my 21 years of guiding plus 8 more years of...

    in my 21 years of guiding plus 8 more years of hunting, i have found that i would wear orange boots if they made them. for me the more orange the better. This past season I had a gentlemen show up...
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    Pheasant Fest in KC

    Who's going to Kansas City for pheasant fest? I wil be there all 3 days, pheasant stuff and a few cold ones, could there be anything better?
  12. Thread: Mow it all down

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    Should I "mow it down" ? I will for sure next...

    Should I "mow it down" ? I will for sure next year! I left almost 2.5 miles not mowed this past season and wow the garbage in the ditch(mainly beer cans) was unbelievable! I also did a little...
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    Want to try quail hunting.

    I am looking for some info on getting started in quail hunting. Chokes used gauge, shot sizes and just a good starting point on where to go. The only quail I have ever shot was over my labs while...
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    I plant corn and sorghum together in a corn...

    I plant corn and sorghum together in a corn planter. Took some time to find the correct sorghum plates but now I can set my planter at about 29000 for corn population and i the sorghum plates it's...
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    By redo I mean, redo some of the plots of grass...

    By redo I mean, redo some of the plots of grass that has turned into a brome grass monoculture. I know it all takes time and money as I am finding out. But as we all know a monoculture is not prime...
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    My thought is the state needs to redo some public...

    My thought is the state needs to redo some public land and make so it's productive for wildlife. One thing I have done the past few years is I don't spray insecticide in my grass trees or food plots....
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    Mowing the ditches helps keep snow from building...

    Mowing the ditches helps keep snow from building up and plugging the road. That's why I mow my ditches. I also have found if I don't mow my ditches it leads to garbage ending up in my ditches.
  18. Thread: Kimball

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    Kimball

    Anyone in the kimball area that wants to hunt tomorrow? I have private land and 6 labs I use for guiding. Went today (saw about 2000 birds and shot a limit) by myself and it just isn't as fun by...
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    Where are you located one foot?

    Where are you located one foot?
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    People in my area work the edges so the snow will...

    People in my area work the edges so the snow will blow through and not build up and wreck fences.
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    Friends and I wer out after the snow, 12 of us....

    Friends and I wer out after the snow, 12 of us. We limited by 1 both sat and Sunday and probably saw 2500 to 3000 birds in the 2 days. All the birds are due to my habitat work the past 3 years and...
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    Bird cleaning in ditches? Your opinion ?

    Must have been a great opening week in brule county sd. Within 2 miles of my house 7 different places of feathers, wings and bird gut piles. Then went for a drive to check live traps and saw piles...
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    I made the trip from kimball area to Huron area...

    I made the trip from kimball area to Huron area this morning. Saw a few birds but people have begun to combine corn. I saw 5 or 6 fields already done and 2 more with combines Rollin.
  24. Thread: Chaps

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    Dakotazeb, Are the browning chaps the...

    Dakotazeb,

    Are the browning chaps the pheasant's forever chaps with snaps? I had a pair and with in 4 days the bottom snap wouldn't stay snapped.
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    I live in kimball and have for 12 years. I hunt...

    I live in kimball and have for 12 years. I hunt thanksgiving weekend every year with my family and rarely see anyone else. But we aren't out pounding public ground, maybe thats where everyone is.
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