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#6193469 - 02/21/16 05:12 PM Hog population estimate?
TonyKaye Offline
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Registered: 12/01/10
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Loc: Weslaco/Hidalgo
A couple of years ago I put up a blind in a spot that turned out to be the wrong place. I had a feeder and a trail cam and got lots of pics of hogs, but few deer. I moved the blind to a sendero about a mile away that is much more productive for deer but I still get a lot of night hog visitors. The lease is a normal cattle operation with people and trucks doing their thing every day. We have three ponds and a couple of water tanks. I've never seen pigs during the daylight hours, but there is sign all over the place. What I'm wondering is, how can we go about getting a realistic estimate of the pig population? Is getting into sour-corn baits and pig-pipes worth the effort if we are dealing with just a few transient visitors? Appreciate your opinions.

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#6193506 - 02/21/16 05:46 PM Re: Hog population estimate? [Re: TonyKaye]
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I would start by putting up feed pens and pray the hogs leave. grin
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