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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #30 on: December 21, 2017, 05:57:34 PM »
Buddy got a nice super blanket last week but said they are only going for $5 !  :yike:  ????

I can't believe that is correct unless he is selling them in the round. A finished super ought to be worth at least 12 bucks. Even that is enough to make a trapper cry but better then $5.
I remember reading about the Mountain Man Rendezvous' back almost 200 years ago. When silk hats were introduced the price of beaver collapsed and one of the old trappers complained he would not sell his plew's for $5.
Trappers need a cost of living increase.
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #31 on: December 21, 2017, 06:57:06 PM »
No kidding Bruce!
Buddy got a nice super blanket last week but said they are only going for $5 !  :yike:  ????

I can't believe that is correct unless he is selling them in the round. A finished super ought to be worth at least 12 bucks. Even that is enough to make a trapper cry but better then $5.
I remember reading about the Mountain Man Rendezvous' back almost 200 years ago. When silk hats were introduced the price of beaver collapsed and one of the old trappers complained he would not sell his plew's for $5.
Trappers need a cost of living increase.

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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #32 on: December 21, 2017, 10:00:17 PM »
 :yeah: Trapper's cost of living increase. Lol nice one Bruce
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #33 on: December 21, 2017, 10:22:52 PM »
$5 in 1820 is $87 today.  I see the amount of work that goes into these furs - $87 seems low.
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #34 on: December 22, 2017, 04:35:46 AM »
Finally got 2 traps out this week.

1 beaver
1 muskrat

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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #35 on: December 22, 2017, 06:07:38 PM »
Finally got 2 traps out this week.

1 beaver
1 muskrat

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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #36 on: December 23, 2017, 06:33:51 AM »
4 beaver
1 muskrat
3 possum released

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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #37 on: December 23, 2017, 02:24:07 PM »
Mink 3
Rats 4
Beaver 2
« Last Edit: December 28, 2017, 08:41:37 AM by Bigshooter »
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #38 on: December 25, 2017, 08:02:28 PM »
2 Bobcats
1 Coyote
9 Beavers
7 Opossum (Disbatched)
1 Porky Pine
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #39 on: December 28, 2017, 09:11:23 PM »
Finally started !!!
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #40 on: December 28, 2017, 09:35:12 PM »
 :yike: dang I need to get my traps out. 🐈 are starting to pile up and I am so jealous.  :tup: :drool: :drool:
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #41 on: December 30, 2017, 03:26:17 PM »
4 beaver
3 muskrat


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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #42 on: December 30, 2017, 04:05:44 PM »
 Bobcat- 2
 Civet- 1
 Beaver- 2
 Muskrat- 6
 Mink- 1
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #43 on: January 01, 2018, 05:54:19 PM »

Mink 5
Rats 4
Beaver 3
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Re: 2017/18 Trappers Scoreboard
« Reply #44 on: January 02, 2018, 04:50:46 PM »
4 Bobcats

 

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