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Forum: Around the Campfire Today, 02:03 PM
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This post could be called...LIFE IN A VEGATATIVE...

This post could be called...LIFE IN A VEGATATIVE STATE. The kitchen is filling up with tomatoes, peppers, squash, collards, beans,cucumbers, egg plant, blueberries, carrots, kale, ...not sure I can...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics Today, 01:59 PM
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Views: 524
Posted By elgato
Couldn't guess how many miles of pvc we have run...

Couldn't guess how many miles of pvc we have run on our ranch with water troughs every km. When I first started I thought it was all about protein pellets. Being from La. I discounted water. Not any...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics Yesterday, 05:05 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 7,348
Posted By elgato
Once it gets so tall they can't nip the growing...

Once it gets so tall they can't nip the growing bud they will start stripping the leaves. You will see 10' plants with all the leaves eaten off from about 4-5' down. Ive become a big fan of sunn...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics Yesterday, 03:45 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 7,348
Posted By elgato
Been very dry here as well. This is an 11 acre...

Been very dry here as well. This is an 11 acre field drilled into thick thatch. Iím amazed at how vigorous the hemp is.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics Yesterday, 03:04 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 7,348
Posted By elgato
Sunn hemp cow peas soybeans buck wheat and...

Sunn hemp cow peas soybeans buck wheat and sunflowers. Planted late April. Chest high
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics Yesterday, 02:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 590
Posted By elgato
We are starting to see them daily now in far Far...

We are starting to see them daily now in far Far East tx. Feel safe enough to start mowing clover fields next week
Forum: Around the Campfire Yesterday, 02:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 862
Posted By elgato
As close to barefoot as possible. Currently...

As close to barefoot as possible. Currently Merrells that are about to fall apart. Just enough to keep things from sticking in my feet.

I 100% run off road though have done numerous tri’s wearing...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-13-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 590
Views: 28,289
Posted By elgato
Welcome to the neighborhood. Hope it serves you...

Welcome to the neighborhood. Hope it serves you well. Stop by in season and I'll buy you a margarita
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-13-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,629
Posted By elgato
Rapides Parish...ooops sorry , that is in the...

Rapides Parish...ooops sorry , that is in the GREAT state of LOUISIANA
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-07-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,566
Posted By elgato
NASA: Building blocks for life discovered on...

NASA: Building blocks for life discovered on Mars...
Organic molecules...


This a headline just now on the Drudge Report...about as conservative as you can get
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-07-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 838
Posted By elgato
Depends on whose ranch. Don't get greedy. Didn't...

Depends on whose ranch. Don't get greedy. Didn't you move?
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-06-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,498
Posted By elgato
This is how I did mine. I didn't think it a big...

This is how I did mine. I didn't think it a big deal but my guides family celebrated like a lion kill in Africa.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-05-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 267,783
Posted By elgato
The 'factory'. Smack dab in the middle of the...

The 'factory'. Smack dab in the middle of the farm next to a small lake and a 5 acre clover field.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-05-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 267,783
Posted By elgato
First batch of honey in for the year. Very light...

First batch of honey in for the year. Very light colored. Suspect mostly clover. 8 gallons plus all the little honey bears
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-04-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,522
Posted By elgato
I remember seeing the boxes all over the place...

I remember seeing the boxes all over the place when they were dropping them from planes. Cool how effective that was. Yep, more recruitment of bucks on higher nutrition allowed to age just might...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-04-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 812
Posted By elgato
Ive been flying for 40+ years and echo all the...

Ive been flying for 40+ years and echo all the above. First, no matter what do not stop till you get an instrument ratingThere is a shortage of pilots now so if this is a passion might work for you. ...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 06-03-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 517
Posted By elgato
I put them out every year. 20Plus stations on my...

I put them out every year. 20Plus stations on my farm. Frankly the deer hardly use them. Have used many different kinds over the years.For a few years I put out trophy rock. Then I shifted to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-03-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 8,566
Posted By elgato
Infinity. Impossible for the mind to get around...

Infinity. Impossible for the mind to get around such an idea. Infinite God. Infinite possibilities .
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-01-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,064
Posted By elgato
Get in touch with my friends Greg or Cleon Almond...

Get in touch with my friends Greg or Cleon Almond at High Wide and Heavy whitetails. They can help you. First class folks. First class deer. PM me if you need more specific information.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-27-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,246
Posted By elgato
Looks like we are at about 110 tons so far. Add...

Looks like we are at about 110 tons so far. Add cotton seed since January which we will stop in August.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-27-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 15,002
Posted By elgato
This makes it all worst it:)

This makes it all worst it:)
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-27-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 15,002
Posted By elgato
They are very productive. I’ve picked 5 or 6 off...

They are very productive. I’ve picked 5 or 6 off same Bush in last 3 days. Wife cuts top out ,scallops out inside then stuffs. Spicy lamb, or lentils and rice. Lots of options. Tonight she’s stuffing...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-27-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 457
Views: 15,002
Posted By elgato
It's squash season. Wont be long before people...

It's squash season. Wont be long before people start hiding from us afraid we will be bringing more squash for them . Have to give credit to my wife. She is amazingly creative at 1,287,644,429...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-24-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 15,002
Posted By elgato
They are beautiful. Will look them up

They are beautiful. Will look them up
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-24-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 15,002
Posted By elgato
Beautiful pollinator garden . Share details as to...

Beautiful pollinator garden . Share details as to what you have planted.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-24-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 28,289
Posted By elgato
I think the high heats are a worse problem than...

I think the high heats are a worse problem than drought...if thats possible.At least with feed you can compensate somewhat. Worse it often seems excessive heat and drought go hand in hand.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-23-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 368
Posted By elgato
Assuming you have plantable fields of decent...

Assuming you have plantable fields of decent size, soybeans, or cowpeas along with sunflowers are options. Joint vetch is terrific plant and can be planted now but it is a longer term plant to...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,421
Posted By elgato
We were looking for a natural alternative to...

We were looking for a natural alternative to using CTC in the feed as an antibiotic to stimulate growth and health. There have been numerous studies by the USDA and others on various stock animals...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,421
Posted By elgato
Why would I want to do that? I’m happy with the...

Why would I want to do that? I’m happy with the ingredients in my feed. Among other things it solved the tick problem. I’m not selling anything and in fact our feed is custom milled for me and a few...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,421
Posted By elgato
What I know is the deer had lots of ticks before...

What I know is the deer had lots of ticks before we added the oils to the feed. Now they are rare
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,421
Posted By elgato
Easy to see it's a long time till deer season and...

Easy to see it's a long time till deer season and the heat is real! Nothing like an essential oil thread to get folks fired up.

In our deer feed...thats right , this is a deer hunting site....we...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-23-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,421
Posted By elgato
Actually yes I do pay close attention to the...

Actually yes I do pay close attention to the parasitic load on the deer including ticks. Used to have so many ticks on the deer would give me the creeps. As we experimented with feed recipes...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-22-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 3,421
Posted By elgato
What do you want to know? Wife uses them...

What do you want to know?

Wife uses them for everything from bathing to dietary.

I put them in our deer feed. Makes deer healthier with fewer ticks.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-21-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 267,783
Posted By elgato
Growing Predator Control Today is May 21 and...

Growing Predator Control

Today is May 21 and fawning season is upon us. I know a lot of folks are concerned that predators negatively impact their fawning success and take aggressive steps to...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-21-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,522
Posted By elgato
I wonder if it was the same Charlie though I may...

I wonder if it was the same Charlie though I may have the bucks name wrong from Ms. State. They moved deer around a lot back then so its certainly possible same Charlie. I just got a new puppy from...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-21-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,814
Posted By elgato
I used to think that if a lion attacked me I...

I used to think that if a lion attacked me I would just beat the C*** out of it. Only wussies or Californians would be afraid of a mountain lion. Then we killed a 125 lb cat at the ranch. What I know...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-21-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 28,289
Posted By elgato
Actually correction. This just in. we got 1 1/2"...

Actually correction. This just in. we got 1 1/2" at El Gato last night. Timing terrific!. Considering the wet winter we had even though spring rains have been light I think we are off to a great...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-21-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 28,289
Posted By elgato
Not fairing better in our neighborhood

Not fairing better in our neighborhood
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-20-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,032
Posted By elgato
Famous indeed! I have his videos and he is the...

Famous indeed! I have his videos and he is the master.
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-18-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 15,002
Posted By elgato
This is what I do. Make a big U with bales of hay...

This is what I do. Make a big U with bales of hay then fill it in. For me this is mostly horse manure with hay and wood chips then everything from the garden and house. I burned all the leftover...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-18-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,522
Posted By elgato
Deer and Deer hunting magazine in the current...

Deer and Deer hunting magazine in the current issue just posted an article on culling. Interesting read with significant scientific literature quoted.
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-18-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 267,783
Posted By elgato
As Suetonius said to Julius Ceasar when he took...

As Suetonius said to Julius Ceasar when he took his army across the Rubicon River into Northern Italy---"The die is cast" Here at the farm that simply means we have inaugurated all the spring/summer...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-18-2018, 10:07 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,522
Posted By elgato
Dr. Harry Jacobson had a buck in his pens at Ms....

Dr. Harry Jacobson had a buck in his pens at Ms. State...Charlie was his name though don't trust my memory.....that at the time had sired most of the biggest bucks in the country. He was a legend...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-16-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 868
Posted By elgato
I’ve been a member of qdma since the beginning. I...

I’ve been a member of qdma since the beginning. I think they have offered a lot of good advice thru the years especially to small landowners. I especially like the food plot book they published...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-16-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,522
Posted By elgato
I often wonder if improvement in herd quality is...

I often wonder if improvement in herd quality is attributed to a change in genetics when in actuality it’s just a positive response to mgt particularly nutrition and creating an environment where...
Forum: Around the Campfire 05-11-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,715
Posted By elgato
Fantastic story. Doctors aren’t responsible for...

Fantastic story. Doctors aren’t responsible for your health. You are. Congrats on your discipline and wisdom
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-11-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 267,783
Posted By elgato
Everything was in main box. Inoculated then mixed

Everything was in main box. Inoculated then mixed
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-11-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 267,783
Posted By elgato
Ha. I guess you are talking about the competition...

Ha. I guess you are talking about the competition between my wife and I? We havenít run a marathon together. But we have done several half Ironman triathlons together. She is a very strong swimmer...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-11-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 2,050
Views: 267,783
Posted By elgato
Happy with this. Iím out of town but had this pic...

Happy with this. Iím out of town but had this pic sent to me. Sunn hemp, cow peas, soybeans, buckwheat and sunflowers drilled into heavy rye thatch. Just planted last Thursday. Got about 1/2Ē on it...
Forum: Game Management/Age & Score/Trailcam Pics 05-08-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,522
Posted By elgato
I’m going to shoot that ‘inferior ‘ buck to...

I’m going to shoot that ‘inferior ‘ buck to improve the genetics on my ranch. But I’m shooting that trophy cause...he’s a trophy. Hmmm seems counterintuitive to me.


Every study without fail I...
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