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I usually run a few cotton swabs with oil and/or bore cleaner through my 30 year old deer rifle after each season. This year, I bought some Hoppe's #9 with copper remover and borecleaner. When I ran it through my .270 BAR, little flecks of metal kept coming out after many passes with swabs.
Is this just stuff coming out of the grooves and is a good thing, or are they symptomatic of a more serious problem?

February 07 at 11:10pm

I've got a 4WD JD 3520 that keeps blowing tires our on the front end. It's located in Tylertown, MS. I want to buy new tires, but I hate to just go to the only guy in town and not shop the price.

I've tried to find sites on the net to shop, but have come up short.

Sure would appreciate advice if you have it.

skip@skipweber.com

May 12, 2011 at 3:51pm

I've got a two year old Choc lab that is very loyal, but he is terrified of gun shots. How do I train him to not be afraid?

Skip@skipweber.com

February 22, 2011 at 12:40pm

A friend told me to plant chufa now because it would attract both deer and turkeys later on. I have a sandy beach area that the turkeys frequent, so I was planning on doing it there. Any advice? I'm a novice at this.

May 12, 2010 at 9:35pm

I planted rye grass in October, and it is now 2-3 feet tall and seeds are appearing. One of my friends said that I should leave it alone for bedding areas, etc. Another friend said that I should cut them down now to allow new shoots to grow. Should I cut it now or not?
skip@skipweber.com

May 11, 2010 at 10:46pm

I keep hearing about how great Tony Lapratt is and how he can turn your 50 acre land into a buck magnet. Does anyone out there have any personal knowledge of his Boot Camp or visits? I'm thinking of going to Michigan to attend, and want to make sure its worthwhile.

Thanks, skip@skipweber.com

March 23, 2010 at 11:29am

I would like to plant my own food plots this year, and I can't figure out whether it's better to get a Plotmaster (or something like it) to pull behind my ATV or tractor.

Are they worth it? Can I find a good one used? Where?

I'm new to farming and don't want to buy unnecessary impliments, etc. to try and save a buck.

Thanks,

skip@skipweber.com

January 21, 2010 at 11:53pm

I just got a year old chocolate lab, and I would like for it to track wounded deer. How do I train it to do so? He's full of pep, and I'm afraid that he would just think that we are going for a walk in the woods....

December 02, 2009 at 9:44pm
A comment titled: When did you plant it? in response to a report titled: Clover Patch

When did you plant the clover? It looks great!

May 12, 2010 at 9:37pm
A comment titled: How did you train a lab to track deer? in response to a report titled: Hoss' First Find

I just got a year old lab, and I would like to train him to track wounded deer. How do I do it?

December 02, 2009 at 9:42pm
Boutte, LA
$2000.00

Well maintained, good condition, only thing wrong is the winch just stopped working. Very powerful engine and aggressive tires mean that you'll never get stuck. Wife is giving me a new one for my birthday - practically the same bike. New battery. Fuel injected. Never wrecked. Strictly used for hunting and spraying food plots. I keep it covered at our place in Tylertown, MS. Ought to go quick.

August 24, 2015 at 10:20pm
Boutte, LA
$2000.00

2009 Unison Mobility 500 4x4 ATV and Accessories For Sale - $2,995.00
Very strong 4 wheeler with winch, aggressive tires, chrome wheels, three position on command 4 wheel drive, 2 wheel drive or 4WD differential lock, digital dashboard, bright lights, locked gas tank and less than 500 miles on it. Never raced or mudded, etc. Shop manual available along with extra oil filters. Wife wants new one. Located in Tylertown, MS. Just like a new bike for a lot less money in time for Christmas! 504-887-3929.

December 11, 2013 at 7:53pm