Comments on this site are submitted by users and are not endorsed by nor do they reflect the views or opinions of COLE Publishing, Inc. Trails through thick woods or brush are good starting points. If a stump is nearby sprinkle a little on top of it to help the deer find the lick quicker.
Do not place the lick so near water that the ground water table reaches the lick and leaches it away. The two main minerals found in hardened deer antlers are calcium and phosphorous. Skip to content On our hunting property, we like to do all we can to keep the deer around and help them grow bigger and fuller. You can use a 1:
There's only three ingredients needed to make your own salt lick for deer. Di- Calcium Phosphate, Trace mineral salt, Stock salt. Deer need calcium and phosphorus for antler growth the most. They will I'm going to share my recipe for making your own mineral lick. It's simple, easy The tree stump where I placed my homemade salt lick. The deer will.
How To Make A Deer Salt Lick
That ingredient is salt. Then use a shovel or pitchfork to turn up the ground. A mineral site is more persistent than feed, lasts longer and attracts deer all year round.
Trey Trey is a lifelong hunter and avid camper. If you find a good trail near a water source, this might be a prime location for a mineral lick. I have read that several studies done by reputable sources indicate that providing minerals to deer has shown no effect on antler growth. Newsletter Sign Up Join 50, outdoor enthusiasts who already get great content delivered right to their inbox. With the 50 lb bags, you will have enough to create salt licks in different locations on your property.
On our hunting property, we like to do all we can to keep Deer mineral lick homemade diy deer around and help them grow bigger and fuller. That ingredient is salt. We have been making our own salt licks for years so I wanted to share our recipe on how to make your own salt lick. Hope this helps you save a few bucks. With the 50 lb bags, you will have enough to create salt licks in different locations on your property. Your email address will not be published.