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#5394396 - 11/02/14 05:34 PM Feeder Times
txbobcat Offline
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What time you spinning morning and evening since the time change?

#5394447 - 11/02/14 06:02 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
stxranchman Offline
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15 minutes after daylight in the morning and about 20-30 minutes before sundown in the evenings. Same as before just a bit different with shorter days now since the last time I reset them 3 weeks ago now. Still run the road feeder before I hunt everytime I go out and on days I won't hunt at all blinds.

#5394489 - 11/02/14 06:33 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
Branden Offline
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#5394570 - 11/02/14 07:19 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
sdunshee Offline

Registered: 11/16/13
Posts: 54
Loc: murphy, tx: young/stephens cou...
6:45 and 4, and corning my shooting lanes with the tailgate feeder from the feeder in to about 50yds from my before the hunts. Really spreads the deer out in the lane.

#5394599 - 11/02/14 07:31 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
Creekrunner Offline
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Registered: 10/19/12
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Loc: Bexar/Gillespie, hunt Terrell
7:30am and 4:45pm CST, every day of the year. Deer don't know 'bout the time change. I've had guys ask me "You're seeing bucks at your stand?!" and they're roaring to their feeders on their 4-wheelers in the middle of the day, every few days, changin' the time, changin' the time.
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#5396220 - 11/03/14 12:22 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
noland1911 Offline
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Registered: 11/01/11
Posts: 18
7am and 4pm every day of the year .. Never change it
"Hunt in Panola County"

#5396239 - 11/03/14 12:31 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
S.A. hunter Offline
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Registered: 11/22/11
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Yeah, I think we over think it. To the deer it's the same time as usual.

430 PM and 700 am all year.

Edited by S.A. hunter (11/03/14 12:32 PM)

#5396423 - 11/03/14 01:32 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: S.A. hunter]
RDNCK Offline

Registered: 09/30/10
Posts: 745
Loc: Forney
Originally Posted By: S.A. hunter
Yeah, I think we over think it. To the deer it's the same time as usual.

430 PM and 700 am all year.

#5396484 - 11/03/14 02:00 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
BowSlayer Offline
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I turned both mine off. Corn is just piling up at this point for me.

#5396567 - 11/03/14 02:28 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
txhunter1010 Offline
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630 am and 5 pm

#5396626 - 11/03/14 02:47 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: BowSlayer]
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Loc: Wise County Texas
Originally Posted By: BowSlayer
I turned both mine off. Corn is just piling up at this point for me.

Turned mine way down too, I still have a few hitting it, bucks,does and yearlings, so keep a little bit going. I have protein still in mixed with the corn, so not sure if they picking the pellets out or just feeding in general.
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#5396643 - 11/03/14 02:53 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
JHeflinland Offline
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Registered: 12/11/12
Posts: 334
Loc: Hunt in Juno, TX
Changed times on most of the feeders at our place this weekend. 7:00 AM may seem a little late right now but it will be just right when our rut kicks in. 4:30 PM all year
If ducks had horns I'd probably be a duck hunter.
I am a horrible deer hunter. Probably the worst. Ever.

#5396770 - 11/03/14 03:43 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
Jkd106 Offline
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Registered: 08/20/13
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I don't change mine either, but by your watch it would be 6:45 & 4:45

#5396792 - 11/03/14 03:52 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
Las Colinas Hunter Offline

Registered: 11/02/12
Posts: 206
Loc: Nocona TX
With corn piling up and advice from a ranch manager friend, we went to just morning feedings and at 7:00 AM. We had been running 2x a day up until this weekend. He suggested we just cast some corn under and around the feeder if we are hunting in the evening and if there is no corn on the ground. We'll see how that goes over the next few weeks. He also suggested we use molasses as an attractant, pour it straight on a log. We're trying that as well, wondering if the deer have a preference on brands - Log Cabin or Aunt Jemima food

#5396904 - 11/03/14 04:39 PM Re: Feeder Times [Re: txbobcat]
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7am and then 3pm

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