Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Chris Van Bramer, Windmill Ranch, Jpark68, DuckDogTrainer, David Clay
61112 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 79375
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43940
BOBO the Clown 41385
BMD 40578
Big Orn 37484
bill oxner 34536
txshntr 34079
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 30942
facebook
Forum Stats
61112 Members
46 Forums
416215 Topics
5752315 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6241716 - 03/30/16 12:52 PM Summer dove plots
Ramball36 Online   content


Registered: 05/11/09
Posts: 9078
Loc: Paint Rock/San Angelo
Yesterday we got a few acres disked up and ready to plant, but I'm not sure what to go with. I know sunflowers are out, I was thinking milo but wanted to hear any other suggestions as well as when it should go in. I plan on shredding in August so if it matures out early it can stay standing until then as far as I'm concerned. Any help would be appreciated, it's all blackland soil for the most part.
_________________________
Custom Hunting/Outdoor Products
Dealer for West Texas Feeder Supply with "THE Timer"!

www.facebook.com/rockin2steelfab
www.rockin2outdoors.com

www.threecurl.com

Top
#6241724 - 03/30/16 12:59 PM Re: Summer dove plots [Re: Ramball36]
Navasot Online   content
Natty Love

Registered: 09/22/11
Posts: 26363
Loc: Normangee/Navasota TX
pokeweed?
_________________________


http://www.j5tractors.com/

Top
#6241816 - 03/30/16 02:02 PM Re: Summer dove plots [Re: Ramball36]
Featherduster Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 06/15/10
Posts: 5588
Loc: Columbus / Garwood
Milo, sesame, millet, spring wheat. Or all four.

Maybe broadcast millet and plant milo and sesame with a planter.

Not sure what equipment you have available.

Top
#6242384 - 03/30/16 08:59 PM Re: Summer dove plots [Re: Ramball36]
woodduckhunter Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 04/25/11
Posts: 213
sesame

Top
#6242623 - 03/31/16 07:23 AM Re: Summer dove plots [Re: Ramball36]
STXHO Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 04/06/11
Posts: 5131
Loc: South Texas
Sunflowers would be your best bet with the soil type you described. Sesame can be difficult to grow. My farmers plant it for me, without the right equipment you may be wasting your $ and time.
_________________________
www.southtexashuntingoutfitters.com



Top
#6242740 - 03/31/16 08:41 AM Re: Summer dove plots [Re: Ramball36]
woodduckhunter Offline
Woodsman

Registered: 04/25/11
Posts: 213
depending on where you are exactly and the ground, you should be able to disk in the late fall one year, and have an outstanding native flower patch the next year. happens a lot in fields that are planted in ww and left alone the following year.

Top
#6243114 - 03/31/16 02:06 PM Re: Summer dove plots [Re: Ramball36]
sallysue Online   content
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 02/21/06
Posts: 2627
Loc: Belton Tx
Sunflowers needed to be planted a month ago but it still maybe Ok if the weather works in your favor

Top
#6245254 - 04/02/16 07:41 AM Re: Summer dove plots [Re: Ramball36]
poisonivie Online   happy


Registered: 03/10/09
Posts: 7510
Loc: Bridgeport, Tx
Wheat seed on the ground is a dove magnet.
_________________________
Where did America go? I can't find her.

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide