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Old 07-23-2009, 05:50 AM
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Corn is around 8% protein and mostly carbohydrates so while its a good late season/winter food draw its not a good protein food for growing giant racks. Corn matures too late in the season to provide much for growing a bucks rack. Minimum protein intake, during the antler growing period, needs to be 16% and above to generate really trophy racks. Corn does provive a good thermo break in hard winter, if left standing. Other food plot plants can generate up to 38% protein coupled with excellent genetics makes a good combination to produce big guys to pursue.
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Old 10-01-2013, 06:54 PM
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Lightbulb Tough order fo fill

Tough order fo fill for you mister! You have seen so many and taken a few very imrvessipe trophies I cant even imagine what goes thru your mind when u see a typical shooter buck!Atleast you know exactly what you are looking for!Take care and be safe!

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