Who uses peat moss for trap bedding? - Trapperman Forums

https://trapperman.com/forum/ubbthreads.php/topics/291744/Who_uses_peat_moss_for_trap_be Aug 12, 2007 · Mine stands up to freezing just fine. I mix together 1/3 coverhulls to 2/3 peat in a 5 gal. bucket. At the set I give it a light mist with propylene glycol, bed the trap, put on crumpled wax paper pan cover, run it through the sifter to cover the trap and another light spray. Works great unless it ……

Using peat moss to trap and catch more coyotes, bobcats ...

http://trappingradio.com/using-peat-moss-to-catch-more-coyotes-bobcats-fox-and-dry-land-raccoon/ Using peat moss to trap and catch more coyotes, bobcats, fox and dry land raccoon. by Clint Locklear, Predator Control Group. I have received a lot of letters on why and how I use peat moss. I show it in my DVD’s and I use a lot of it. The use of peat moss is not a new idea by any stretch of the imagination.…

bedding trap in peat moss - PredatorMasters Forums

http://www.predatormastersforums.com/forums/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=2331096 Nov 17, 2012 · I use peat all the time, I dig my bed, put the peat in, pack it down, put in more and pack somemore, I then put the trap in and push it down into the peat and make sure its solid, once I get the trap set in the bed solid, I take my sifter and sift more peat over and around the trap, carefully clean off the pan when it gets peat on it, keep packing the peat as you go. once you get the entire ...…

bedding traps in peatmoss ~ AMERICAN TRAP TALK ...

https://londonlureco.proboards.com/thread/8890/bedding-traps-peatmoss Sep 29, 2012 · I buy sealed bales of peat moss and pre-sift every bit of it and store in a large CLEAN garbage can and fill up a 2 gallon bucket at every stop. I try to use as much native soil as possible when I make my sets and try to sandwich the trap in the peat moss with native dirt over top.…

peat-moss NY Trappers Forum

http://nytrappers.proboards.com/thread/14432 Jan 30, 2010 · Ive been using peat moss since ground froze and after a few practice tries my traps bed solid in it, again not like reg dirt but there not moving. Ive been digging a little larger bed and filling it with peat moss, bedding applying more peat, repeat, repeat use small rocks frozen dirt around the jaws etc. and they are solid.…

Waxed Dirt or Peat Moss ~ AMERICAN TRAP TALK ~ TRAPPING ...

http://londonlureco.proboards.com/thread/11070/waxed-dirt-peat-moss Oct 09, 2013 · Yes you can use peat and a lite dirt as Mark said but if you live in western Pa like I do with the lake effect weather in January, It's Calcium or Wax dirt. Western Pa trappers have a rough time. One day could be sunny and 50 then the next day be rain and then 8" of snow and then back to 50 and rain, then it starts all over again.…