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Trophy Rocks

Post by PublicLandHunter1 » Sun Feb 11, 2018 5:31 pm

When do you plan on putting minerals such as Trophy Rocks out? The bucks should start losing their horns in our area. I was thinking about going out next Monday and starting the process of keeping minerals available until next fall. Thanks in advance, Don
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Re: Trophy Rocks

Post by ko4nrbs » Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:03 pm

I just use the cheap salt or mineral blocks I get from Atwoods. The deer really go after them and they are cheap so I keep the licks full all year.

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Re: Trophy Rocks

Post by foofoo » Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:33 pm

spring is the time they start to use them. cant hurt putting it out early. in my area month of May through August sees the most visits.plain old solar salt from the big stores is the cheapest route. doubt youd grow antlers without genetics and nutrition. fancy minerals in a bag is nice but i think your just throwing away your money.

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Post by bigbowman » Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:34 pm

I use cattle minerals and salt tubs. Deer love them!
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Re: Trophy Rocks

Post by Bullzeye » Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:45 pm

3-4ft of snow in the woods, so no time soon LOL
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Post by bigbowman » Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:55 pm

Deer feed in the cow pastures all winter.
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Post by vixenmaster » Sun Feb 11, 2018 8:56 pm

I keep mineral salt all year around. I have trail cam pics of deer goin to it all Winter plus the other seasons as well
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Re: Trophy Rocks

Post by Allan » Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:37 am

I'm with Bullzeye, too much snow to think about antler development yet.

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Post by Robinsons Rebel » Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:07 am

you could go cheaper but Trophy Rock has alot more benefits in the long run
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Post by elkaholic » Mon Feb 12, 2018 10:27 am

I got salt out yr. round on my property started with the white cattle blocks - then the brown mineral blocks - now I only use apple blocks

they need minerals/ salt even in the winter and know where to find it!

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