Clear the snow?

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Clear the snow?

Postby The_Real_TCIII » Tue Nov 26, 2013 10:02 pm

Hunting a cut corn field in the am and it will be snowing all night. Should I clear an area before setting the decoys?


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Re: Clear the snow?

Postby Justin Weber » Wed Nov 27, 2013 10:13 am

I wouldn't. I doubt ducks will care but it would look weird to see a big cleared spot in the middle of a field. We always kick dirt up if the ground isn't completely frozen to look like the birds are digging in. Your decoys will "pop" with the white background too.
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Re: Clear the snow?

Postby Theduckguru » Thu Jan 02, 2014 8:40 pm

The_Real_TCIII wrote:Hunting a cut corn field in the am and it will be snowing all night. Should I clear an area before setting the decoys?


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I would, if I could. How you going to do it? Snow blower? Plow? Keep in mind a butt head warden might claim you are exposing grain.
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Re: Clear the snow?

Postby The_Real_TCIII » Fri Jan 03, 2014 12:52 pm

I didn't do it but it was such a powdery snow I could have brushed a good size area with the decoy bag


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Re: Clear the snow?

Postby Theduckguru » Wed Jan 08, 2014 11:18 am

Oh, I thought you had like inches of snow, not a dusting.
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