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Rut Report from January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017

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Dr. Bones ( Batesville Batesville )
Submitted : Jul 24,2017

Bucks showing up pretty well here in Indiana as the beans get bigger. Here's a dandy Travis ran into tonight that gets us fired up around here. Hope you all are seeing them too. Won't be long.....

Dr. Bones ( Batesville Batesville )
Submitted : Jul 09,2017

Mid July here in Indiana is usually deer in beans time and this year is no exception it seems. Have seen a couple of good bucks and a lot of does this past week and with the beans really picking up steam, I expect that sightings should really pick up. Summer heat picking up too though and storms rolling in but hope to have some pictures soon to start getting fired up for the season with. That's about it for now though so till next time, God bless you all and happy scouting!

Dr. Bones ( Batesville Batesville )
Submitted : Jun 24,2017

Yep looking good here Greg. If you haven't gone turkey hunting before, it is a great thing to help pass the time till dee season. Cameras should be out next week and spotting scope is lookin good. Got some steelhead fishing to do on the Black River, then it will be time to get to it. Tic tic tic......????

Greg ( State line State line )
Submitted : Jun 15,2017

Hey Bones, the mild winter definitely helped our herd. Seeing plenty of deer now and seeing some good bucks too. As for turkey, I haven't hunted them before but I'm starting to see a few in my area. Good luck scouting guys!

Dr. Bones ( Batesville Batesville )
Submitted : May 14,2017

Well turkey season was a short one for us here in Indiana as Travis took a 221/2 liber in 22 minutes opening evening and my bird came in quiet 3 days later after an hour and a half wait. Now it's time to get the cameras back out to start checking out the antlers. Travis has a hunting trip to New Zealand for red stag to get ready for coming next March so lots to get ready for there. Any tips on foreign hunting travel would be greatly appreciated by us rookies. Kclap....hopin you and Miss Braylen connected on your gobblers this year. We are always rooting for your crew up here. Well, gotta go for now. Crappie hitting hard and got 3 days on Lake Monroe coming up to get ready for. God bless you all till next time. Bones out.

Dr. Bones ( Batesville Batesville )
Submitted : Apr 10,2017

Pulled cameras that have been out since mid February and looks like our mild winter helped the deer herd here. DNR decided not to do sharpshooters since only 1 deer was found with T.B. And with over 2000 checked deer no more incidents so disaster averted and some good hunting still to look forward to. Now to back off of so many doe permits and we will be all set! Just found first batch of mushrooms here in Franklin County so that, walleye and white bass running, turkey season coming on. Great time of year to be aliv.If you haven't been out yet, go get ya some. Kclap, good luck with the turkeys and tell Miss Braeylen to hammer a big Tom for me. God bless you all till next time .Bonesout!


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