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Best duck food



We have a slough that spills out into a field. We got a dozer in there and damned it up so now we have an area about 3 acres in an open field that holds water when we pump. Already thinking about what to plant for next year. I want something that will make the ducks put the freaking breaks on and come on in. Were about 25 miles notheast of catahoula lake.

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drakeT1217
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Brown top millet





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BTM, FTW





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OTIS2
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Corn...and double check what are legal practices.


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Nascar Fan
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soybeans





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Corn or beans would be great but you have to factor in how your going to plant it. If you have a drill or planter it's one thing, if your planning on just spreading seed I would go btm





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34venture
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quote:

Were about 25 miles notheast of catahoula lake.


Good luck stopping them bitches from going to Catahoula or the delta, but my suggestion would be dwarf corn if the soil is right.






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tenfoe
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If it's wet Japanese millet will do better than brown-top millet.





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birdman12
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soybeans


Decompose rapidly in water. Awful thing to plant for ducks.






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OldSouth
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soybeans


Decompose rapidly in water. Awful thing to plant for ducks.


Actually, in his pond.....ah nevermind.






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34venture
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Actually, in his pond.....ah nevermind.








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Choirboy
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Egyptian wheat mixed with Virginia smartweed and throw in some brown top for the heck of it.





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Nascar Fan
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Decompose rapidly in water. Awful thing to plant for ducks.

Tell that to the thousands of ducks in that area a few years ago when the soybean fields flooded. They closed some farm land to duck hunting then






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Nascar Fan
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Actually, in his pond.....ah nevermind.

Lay off my pond






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OldSouth
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Wish i had one






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Decompose rapidly in water. Awful thing to plant for ducks.


Huh ?






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birdman12
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Never said ducks won't eat them, they definitely will. But soybeans decompose fast in water. Why not plant something that will last longer, and therefore keep ducks around longer?





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Decompose rapidly in water.


Dispose of the evidence quickly






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