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    Central ND Broods

    Here is a report from Central ND. I drove around our land Saturdayfor about 2 1/2 hours, I saw 2 pheasant broods. One had 15 chicks that were almost full grown roosters were turning color. the other brood was 11 chicks that could fly about 20-50 feet. I also saw a brood of about 16 Huns...
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    Brood Surveys Guesses Says the ND Brood numbers will be out in the next week or so. Any thoughts guesses on the numbers Statewide? SW up 11% SE Up 22% NW Up 31% NE Up 24% State Wide--Up 20% these are my guesses.....I am optimistic the numbers will be up, despite...
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    ND Grouse and Partridge Season Preview
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    Bird report Central/South Cerntral ND

    Here is my report From Central ND. I was there on July 2nd and again July 9th. First of all in my area we are really wet. the cover is as good as I have seen in 5-10 years maybe more. My dad actually said we didn't need rain. He NEVER SAYS that. I saw mallards on almost every watering hole...
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    Grouse and Partridge road side counts

    Here is the link to the North Dakota Outdoors Webcast - Grouse, Partridge, and Fall Turkey Season Previews (08/24/2017) They talk about what we have said on this forum. That Grouse and pheasants are down in there surveys, but one surprise is that Huns were not really impacted. I guess hot...
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    Pheasant Renest

    I always thought that if a hen Lost her WHOLE Brood at anytime she would renest. if the brood was 1,2,3 4, weeks old and the whole Brood was lost, she would Renest. If one chick remained she wouldn't, Only if all were Lost. That being said I was on the SD site, and a few guys said that a...
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    Youth Hunt

    Anyone out last weekend for the youth hunt? Any reports would be appreciated. :) Jim
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    My renter is Starting harvesting the flowers today, with all the rain we have had, Harvest has been delayed a little. But still way ahead of last year. Farm is between Jamestown and Bismarck, hope this helps. Jim
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    My renter told me he plans to start on Sunflowers In 2 or 3 weeks. He said corn will ready early too. He thinks we are 2 maybe 3 weeks ahead of last year harvest. Its been a really good summer for late crops and they are maturing early. He said they might be cutting Corn at the beginning of...
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    Pen raised birds.

    Last year my neighbor raised 800 pheasants and released them. they were easy to spot cause they didn't have tail feathers, and were quite dumb. My question is this summer I saw two birds without tail feathers out in a field. So I guess some Pen raised birds can survive the winter. My...
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    Is anyone harvesting anything yet? We are in Central ND, and we have harvested some Peas and going to start on wheat this week. Has anyone seen any birds while harvesting?
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    Prairie Storm

    6's. 3 inch and 2 3/4 inch. Couple of boxes (10-15) of 12g prairie storm for sale or trade, think I have 2 or 3 boxes of 20 gauge as well. Just don't like the stuff, I don't want to ship, so looking for people in ND MN or WI. PM me if interested. NOT looking for a premium price.
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    I Know a lot of people are wondering about what crops are on and off in North Dakota. In Central ND about 30 miles east of Bismarck, this is what I saw and a couple farmers told me (I was there two days ago oct 11-14th). this [ast weekend and this week has been a great week for combining and...
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    How did everyone do?

    We had a group of 3-5 people from Saturday-Tuesday. We shot 6-10 Roosters/day. Never limited out, and had considerably less places to hunt with the crop up then we do most of the time. But was very happy with the amount of birds we saw. I would say from what I saw, ND numbers look a lot...
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    Browning Cynergy Classic 20/28 gauge set

    Was wondering if anyone new where a guy could buy one of these, I have looked on all the online places (gunbroker, guns America, etc) as well as local guns store to no avail. any help would be appreciated. thanks
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    2014 pheasant brood numbers up 30% Some positive Numbers.
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    Anyone seeing any broods?

    We have a farm in south central ND. We have seen a few nice size broods, 10 to 12 chicks, they are pretty good size broods so I assume they are from initial clutches. We have seen about 4 broods that size in last two weeks driving around on gravel roads. I assume if they were re-nests they...
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    when will ND Brood survey be out?

    I just saw SD brood numbers (not good), and was wondering if anyone knew when ND numbers will be out? Anyone still Optimistic?