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Micro Manager: How to Make a Utilization Cage

July 28, 2014
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A couple of readers commenting on my entry about my DIY dual-perimeter fence asked that I install a utilization cage to monitor both the effectiveness of the fence and the overall use of the soybeans by the local deer herd.

Being the ever-accommodating writer that I am, I offer up this video. If you've never installed a utilization cage in your food plots, you should seriously consider doing so.

There are a couple of benefits to the cage and those benefits are closely related, the most obvious being that you'll be able to determine, at a glance, whether deer are grazing on your crop.

But that's not the only benefit: You can also determine whether the crop is truly being grazed or if it's simply not growing. I'll explain.

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