How long does a bag of deer feed last?
100 lbs lasted about 5 days, with only 4 deer eating it.
How long does 50 lbs of deer corn last?
Registered. We have a feeder that holds 50 lbs of corn, it is 25 yds from the kitchen window ’cause my wife likes to watch them as she does dishes, and 50 lbs lasts 24 hrs. 10 to 13 deer use thisy feeder.
How many pounds of corn does a deer feeder throw?
Setting up a deer feeder
Set up a spin feeder to throw out 1-2 pounds of corn every 6 hours, or spread it by hand using gloves or a scoop to limit human scent. This amount will attract them to the area you want to feed. Be sure to have at least one feeding in the middle of the night.
What should you not feed deer?
Do not feed hay, corn, kitchen scraps, potatoes, lettuce trimmings or any animal proteins from animals rendered into feed. Deer may actually starve when fed supplemental foods during winter if they have a full belly of indigestible foods.
How long will a 200 lb deer feeder last?
Registered. Our feeders use a bag per week with two feedings per day of ten seconds each. In your case I would guess that 200 pounds of corn would last about eight weeks.
How long will a 5 gallon deer feeder last?
At a very moderate feed rate, it will last 2 weeks(2x per day).
When should I put corn out for deer?
Early spring to mid spring is a good rule of thumb to start your spring deer feeding program. This roughly coincides as food plots will start being planted.
How many pounds of corn are in a 30 gallon drum?
The 30-gallon hopper will hold 200 pounds of corn per fill.
How much does a 5 gallon bucket of shelled corn weigh?
I think a five gallon bucket will hold 32lbs of ddgs,about 42lbs of whole shelled corn.
How much can a 55 gallon drum feed?
It depends on the volume of feed per pound, but I can normally store about 250-300 lbs of layer feed or rabbit pellets in a 55 gallon drum.
How much deer corn should I put out?
I’ve found that throwing about 1-1/2 lbs per feeding, works very well. The more corn you put on the ground, the more likely hogs/bears are going to come back every day to eat it up. Don’t make it easy for them to get a lot of food. You don’t need to put out a lot of corn per feeding time for deer.
How many pounds of corn does a deer feeder throw per second?
At mine I’m getting 0.59 pounds per second.
How much corn does a deer feeder throw per second?
Although all of the feeders have their own personality, 3-4 seconds twice a day is about right for 50 pounds a week for ours. That is about a pound per second and with the top of the spinner plate about even (or a bit lower) with the bottom of the hopper funnel.