Attract Deer Using Food Plots – It’s Not Rocket Science
Planting food plots is a perfectly legal way to feed and provide benefits to the deer. You can not however, use corn or seeds to lure a deer in order to shoot it, the vast majority of states adhere to this law. The food plots provide the deer with a sure place to get food, and so they will be better nourished and as a result grow bigger and healthier. Healthy deer will in turn produce more deer in that area which is especially beneficial during the winter months.
Clover is a delicacy for deer! They love red and white clover. Both of these grow very easy and have a high level of protein. White clover will grow for up to five years from a single seeding. It’s not hard to find the seeds either, you can get plot food from all good commercial feed stores. They are premixed for easy growing. Most of these mixes contain clover, alfalfa, rye grass, and brassica.
You will need to grow your food plot in a spot that is naturally poor in growth. Your plot will not work if they have a thriving natural habitat. Whitetail deer will prefer to eat whatever is naturally there instead of your plot and...