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    Default Best way to catch minnows

    in yalls experience what is the most effective way to catch minnows? I love using live bait weather it be worms or minnows but I hate paying lol

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    cast net or trap
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    Back when quarantine started all the local bait shops closed down and I started using a seine in some tiny creeks to catch minnows. Hard work at first, but I've got the technique down better now. I can actually catch 4 dozen minnows in LESS time than it would take me to drive out to the bait shop. They're bigger and livelier too.

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    X2 on the seine and small creek.


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    What's the best bait to put in a trap? I've tried dog food with no luck and only catch baby bluegill and crawdads on bread.

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    Chris

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    We used to put a can biscuit in the microwave for just a few seconds to toughen it up a bit then put it in the cone minnow trap. Worked good for us,hope it helps you.
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