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Old 03-17-2008, 09:30 PM
 
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Great Video, I left a comment for ya and subscribed to your videos.

Thanks again Josh!!
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Old 03-17-2008, 10:00 PM
 
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Right now I'm feeding about 40 pounds of corn a day, they would eat a hundred if I put it out there. We have three feeders set up, one right by the deck and two farther back in the woods.

I'll feed until green up.
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Old 03-17-2008, 10:34 PM
 
Location: Middleton, Wisconsin
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40 Pounds. That sounds like alot. Dang thats 280 lbs. a week. Is that your own corn? Or do you buy at a local mill?
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Old 03-18-2008, 08:20 AM
 
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We buy it from a local farmer. For three months out of the year we feed about 1000 lbs a month.
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Old 03-18-2008, 08:44 AM
 
Location: Iowa
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Oh, my gosh, that video is awesome great choice of music! I'll have my sister in the UP look at it, she feeds the deer, too.
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Old 03-18-2008, 11:58 AM
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The video and the "Out My Backdoor" music is fantastic. God Bless you for taking care of His creatures. You're the man!
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Old 03-18-2008, 08:11 PM
 
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I'll tell ya one thing to watch for if your feeding that much. Watch out. I was giving them just a bucket a day. My wife came home
and found 6 deer beded down in our yard. two were big bucks,and
one of them bedded down right off the deck. I've even had them
walk right up to the house and look into the windows. My wife kind
of freaked out about that, so I dont feed them anymore. I still have them all around though. I have two huge bucks, a 10 and a 12 point, I wish I could hunt them. I could bow hunt them right off of my kids swing set. Dang no hunting laws.
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Old 03-18-2008, 09:46 PM
 
Location: Wonderful Wisconsin!!!
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I love feeding the birds. We also put out corn and it really attracts both deer and turkeys. I love watching them. Husband plans on putting in a food plot this year.
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Old 03-18-2008, 10:48 PM
 
Location: Middleton, Wisconsin
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I'll tell ya one thing to watch for if your feeding that much. Watch out. I was giving them just a bucket a day. My wife came home
and found 6 deer beded down in our yard. two were big bucks,and
one of them bedded down right off the deck. I've even had them
walk right up to the house and look into the windows. My wife kind
of freaked out about that, so I dont feed them anymore. I still have them all around though. I have two huge bucks, a 10 and a 12 point, I wish I could hunt them. I could bow hunt them right off of my kids swing set. Dang no hunting laws.
Wow! I think that would be weird to be watching Seinfeld at 10:30 at night and all of sudden out of the corner of your eye is a buck watching you. Hey if that ever happen I don't think I could blame the deer for peering through the windows to watch Seinfeld, that Kramer puts on quite a show.
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Old 03-19-2008, 06:44 AM
 
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Wow! I think that would be weird to be watching Seinfeld at 10:30 at night and all of sudden out of the corner of your eye is a buck watching you. Hey if that ever happen I don't think I could blame the deer for peering through the windows to watch Seinfeld, that Kramer puts on quite a show.
LOL, yeah, I can see that happening.


I posted some videos on the 'is there any "Wildlife in Wisconsin" thread' but I don't think I posted this one

Window bucks video






https://www.city-data.com/forum/wisco...wisconsin.html -- thread


http://img182.imageshack.us/img182/474/deer200504240004ds0.jpg (broken link)
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