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food plot fertilizer ? #8437691 11/03/21 11:54 AM
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i have a small food plot that has been growing for about a month and starting to look good.

Do you add a liquid fertilizer and if so, what do you use?


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Re: food plot fertilizer ? [Re: FullDraw55] #8437718 11/03/21 12:23 PM
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I use 13-13-13 pellet type, but thats here in blackland.

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Originally Posted by billyhunt
I use 13-13-13 pellet type, but thats here in blackland.

I do the same, but I'm in east Texas sand.


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Re: food plot fertilizer ? [Re: FullDraw55] #8437777 11/03/21 01:30 PM
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In east texas, i use 13-13-13 granular as well. 50lbs of seed per acre, 100 lbs of fertilizer per acre.


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I also use 13 13 13, 200lbs per acre. But I fertilize at the same time I plant.
Plow, put out fertilizer, level out with harrow, drill seed in.

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Triple 13 here as well, in E TX sandy loam. I went with 350 lbs per acre. Half disked in right before planting, the other half was broadcasted immediately after seed was thrown. Then ran a drag over it.

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Originally Posted by Big_Country01
In east texas, i use 13-13-13 granular as well. 50lbs of seed per acre, 100 lbs of fertilizer per acre.

x2

fortunately got some on before the rain last week and today. Should green-up nicely.

Re: food plot fertilizer ? [Re: FullDraw55] #8462654 11/30/21 02:31 PM
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I've done plots in West, East, South Texas. 13-13-13 on all of them. 150lbs per acre.
Photo is of plot in East Texas near Hughes Springs of 100lbs oats, 50lbs Austrian winter peas, 150lbs of 13-13-13. Plus a lot of rain.
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