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I am hunting in area 9 on a 100 yard wide x 150/200 yard deep piece of property. The property that I hunt backs up to 1000 acres that is leased by 2-3 hunting clubs and DMAP participants. The deer that I have on camera are all at night but there seem to be plenty of deer in the area. I tried using corn but the coons destroyed it, and I also tried some race horse oats and they tore that up as well. The only thing that I Use that they dont seem to tear up but still eat is the persimmon rice bran. Is there a food source that I can put on the ground or the two gravity feeders I have out there (of which I am tempted to remove) that the coons wont destroy and may attract the deer better. Any advice or tips are appreciated.
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   vineytree
Soybeans
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Since you are in such a small area, I would leave it alone and hunt natural. Leave your area as a sanctuary. Guarantee that every member of those other clubs has a feeder and a food plot. Do something different and don't feed. Find where he is feeding or bedding or crossing your property.

Big bucks rarely ever come to a feeder during the day.
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Thanks,

I have thought about the soybeans but I havent read anything special about them, I know that they like the actual plant. I never given much thought to just hunting natural, but I already play the waiting game as it is, my property is at the end of the track they circle
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   vineytree
Soybeans are very high in protein and will add body weight as well as antler mass. They are also very good for lactating doe's. I keep a bossbuck feeder full from March until September and they eat roughly 350 pounds per month. The squirrels get some, but the coons refuse to eat them. I tried actual protein feed and the coons loved those pellets more than corn. Good luck
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   CLETUS
Try Soybeans
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   Michael81
I have been wanting to try soybeans but do not know where to find them.
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   JB
Don't know where you are located but Schexnayder's in Erwinville has soybeans. We used to feed that instead of corn. No squirrels, no birds, no coons and no turkeys. If the deer are slow to eat them, the beans germinate and the deer WILL come for that.
We would also soak beans. Take a gallon jug, fill it 1/3 of the way with dry soybeans, fill the jug with water and let it sit at least overnight. The beans will swell and soften and kind of sour. Spread them out on the ground, the deer will hammer them!
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   Michael81
I am about an hour north of Lake Charles. Erwinville is on opposite side of the state. Thanks for the tips though.
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