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swamptiger

Worm Grunting...

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Anybody ever try it? It's sort of a barbaric practice, and probably should be banned, but it looks like it really works...down in Florida anyway...

Google "worm grunting" - there's a couple of good videos to watch..

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i just googled it... and thats pretty interesting.. i dont understand why it should be banned thoughh... did i miss something..?

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Just joking on the ban...looks kinda like fun, doesn't it?

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oh okayy. and yeahh lol. i dunno if i would like to live like the guy in the video but it would be fun to try. I just like going out after a heavy rain in the front yard with a coffee can.. works everytime!

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I read where worm grunting is much more effective than rain - in Florida anyway - don't know if it works up here..

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oh cool. i went out this morning because i was bored and we were talking about them. haha. i got some really big crawlers. im dont think ill be able to get out till next weekend. any ideas on the best way to keep them good for a week or so?

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Tear up some newspaper, and get it damp. Put it, (and the worms) in a stryrofoam container with a lid on it and stick it in the fridge (in a place where your wife won't find it)..

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and to think we used to pick them by the gallons during a rainy night and the next aftrenoon the neigbor would use a electric rod to get them crawlers to come up.

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We always got em using a colored flashlight after dark - never heard of "worm gunting" until I ran across that video... laugh

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haha. i love going out after a nice rain and filling a bucket of crawlers. but dont have to worry about the wife finding them.. being im only 15 =)

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Yeah, the grunting sounds interesting.

But if we wanted crawlers, we'd water the lawn really hard during the day and then do the colored flashlight thing after dark and we'd have all we could handle. Or we'd wait for a good rain and hit the local golf course after dark.

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I know a guy that uses the electrical stakes. They work really well. You can pick your bait up in about 5 minutes. He bought his at Walmart like 10 years ago. They are no longer sold there.

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We always got em using a colored flashlight after dark - never heard of "worm gunting" until I ran across that video... laugh

So what in the heck do you have to be searching for to find a video on worm grunting if you've never heard of it before seeing the video? grin

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I just got a kick out of watching the video - those ol' boys got er "going on".... laugh

Don't remember how I found it - I think I ran across a news clip or something..

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