Getting some work done

Discussion in 'Missouri Flyway Forum' started by Mack Molloy, May 1, 2018.

  1. Mack Molloy

    Mack Molloy Elite Refuge Member

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    Millet is looking good also. Will provide some early migrants a meal. Fingers crossed for some rain tomorrow night.
     
  2. Sunklands

    Sunklands Elite Refuge Member

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    We’ve been needing a rain for 2 weeks, not just for a duck hole but several more acres.
     
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  3. WHUP ! Hen

    WHUP ! Hen Elite Refuge Member

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    We have hunted bean fields in the Mississippi Delta and the shooting was fabulous for the first hour. The problem is you can’t hide very well, sittin’ on a five gallon ain’t good.
     
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  4. WHUP ! Hen

    WHUP ! Hen Elite Refuge Member

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    We have an 80 acre WRP project 1/2 mile from the Mississippi and 1/2 from the mouth of the Des Moines river. We can’t plant much corn so our food source is Smartweed. Millet and Barnyard grass. Before season we pull a weighted cattle panel behind a wheeler. We’ve done this for 9 years now and it works great for us, and cheap. We have a board in but it’s as dry as a popcorn fart here.
     
  5. Drakes Landing

    Drakes Landing Senior Refuge Member

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    Rain on its way Whup. At least it appears it might be headed your way
     
  6. Truman

    Truman Refuge Member

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    Radar looked promising...maybe about 1" across Chariton Co?
     
  7. i_willie12

    i_willie12 Elite Refuge Member

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    Carrolton Radio was saying 1" this morning we got at least that S of the river and still raining some now We put out 80lbs of millet seed sunday hoping this rain would pan out!!!!:grvn:grvn:grvn
     
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  8. Drakes Landing

    Drakes Landing Senior Refuge Member

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    We got 1" in NW Missouri and desperately needed that. I know you all needed it even worse so hopefully you got all that and more.
     
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  9. Guthook

    Guthook Senior Refuge Member

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    Looks promising next week for maybe another. Let’s do it again!
     
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