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Old 10-08-2008, 09:52 PM
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First timer. I hunt a farm that myself and buddy of mine bought a few years ago. It has had big deer killed prior to our purchase, but the previous owner didn't shoot any does and bow hunted mainly in dec and jan. We know there is a large deer herd, but they have been extremely hard to pattern. There is very little pressure surrounding the farm. There is agriculture in close proximity, including 50 acres of soybeans on our farm. I checked one deer cam today and of thirty pics not one pic was daytime. There has been no pressure. Throughout the summer any evening there were multiple does feeding before dark in our beans, But beyond 1 1/2 Bucks and multiple does seen the last couple of seasons, very few mature bucks have been seen. We know they are there, but is the strong food supply, great cover, and out of wack doe to buck population keep our deer from movin much during the daylight hours. It is almost like the big boys don't have to move much. Give me some Help!
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