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    How to make a feeder light?

    I'm covered up with some trap smart hogs that only come out between 10 and 2 'o' clock at night according to the trail cameras. I want to hunt over a feeder at night and have a feeder light illumunating the area. Problem is, I don't want to pay the high price for a commercial feeder light...
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    Nissan Titan

    What do ya'll think about them? I like the looks of them but was wondering about how they perform cause I'm itching to buy a new truck.
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    Laproscopic AI

    Do any of you know if a veterinary degree is required to do laproscopic AI? I was just curious cause I work on a hunting ranch where we raise deer and my boss pays a large amount of money for someone to come do it. Seems like a pretty good thing to learn how to do.
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    3 pt disc

    Anyone know where I could get a reasonably priced 3-pt. disc used or new? I'm talking a 5-foot disc or somewhere in that neighborhood.
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    Electric Fence

    Could I keep a group of calves in a two wire electric fence in about a 100 acre pasture? I have never done any fencing with electric fence only barbed wire. Just wanting to know what you guys/gals think. Suggestions?
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    Liquid Organic Fertilizer

    What do you guys know or think about a 15-5-5 liquid organic fertilizer that cost $20/acre applied? Is it worth a try or not.
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    Cows Breeding Back?

    How long is too long for a cow to breed back after she calves?
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    Feeder Lids?

    I am making some homeade deer feeders and I was wondering if any of you knew of some kind of lid I could use for it instead of having to buy a feeder lid from a sporting goods store for $20 or $30. I'd appreciate any ideas.
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    Killing Broomweed?

    How do you kill the stuff? Our pastures are full of it and I'm about ready to get rid of it if I can.
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    Hey do any of you know if a person can do some sort of test or something to tell if a heifer is a freemartin? Or do you just have to wait and see if she gets bred or not.
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    What Breed?

    Just wondering what kind of bull to use on a herd of 9 heinz 57 cows on 50 acres? Their is 6 angus influenced cows and 3 hereford influenced. We currently have a chiangus bull that is getting pretty old and I just don't think he is the right fit. Current weaning weights range from 450-500 lbs...
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    Worming. How often?

    How often should you worm with pour-on wormer?
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    National Wild Turkey Federation

    Would any of you be interested in participating in a branch of the NWTF in Erath County? Just trying to find anyone who is interested. We're trying to get one going.
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    De-worming Calves

    Probably a stupid question but when do most of you usually de-worm calves for the first time?
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    Squeeze or Headgate?

    I don't have a lot of experience working cattle so before I make a mistake I'll ask the experienced ones. My question is which would most of you prefer, a headgate or a squeeze chute? What are the pros and cons of each and what can you do with each? I know squeeze chutes are quite a bit more...
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    Mineral Lick

    Hey I was just wondering if any of you know where I can get dicalcium phosphate in the stephenville area. Its for a deer mineral lick recipe. I've looked around a little bit but haven't found it yet so any help would be appreciated. Thanks
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    NFC Homefield Advantage

    Who do yall think will get it? Its not looking good for the cowboys with their injuries and that blonde and the packers should win out.
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    Milk Production?

    I'm just curious to know if the size of a cows bag has anything to do with her milk production? I just ask this because I see cows with calves that seem like they don't hardly have milk in their bag at all but their calves grow up to bigger than others. Just caught up with boredom so I decided...
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    Sick Cow

    Just wanting to hear what yall think about a cow that I have. She's had the trots for about a week and a half now pretty bad ones. I thought it was initially because of a change in diet but I'm beginning to think it is something else now. What do yall think are the possible causes of this and...
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    Sick Cow?

    I have a cow that I just noticed to have the trots. We just switched the cows from dry pasture to bermuda hay and molasses tubs. Could the switch cause this or should I check her out? Oh and the rest of the cows which is nine of them don't seem to have the problem.