Silvers on barren river. they're here...

Discussion in 'Bowfishing' started by Killroy, Jun 21, 2015.

  1. Killroy

    Killroy 8 pointer

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    Me and cbentley had a good shoot on barren the other day. Shot quite a few gar, buffalo, carp. Saw probably 50 silver carp in three groups. Killed 3 of them and winged another. Anyone else seeing asian carp on barren river around BG? Killed two in all of last year on barren but we didn't see them like we did last week.

    Ran one through the meat grinder with an onion, a green pepper, sleeve of ritz crackers and fried in oil. Made salmon type patties with it. Man, that wasnt bad at all. Make a heck of sandwich.
     
  2. Killroy

    Killroy 8 pointer

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  3. nock

    nock 12 pointer

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    Sounds like a good shoot. Been a long time since I've shot up your way. I'm sure there's plenty up there
     
  4. slobear

    slobear 10 pointer

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    That is terrible! Good shooting though. Gonna be a lot of pissed of sidescreeners on Barren soon.
     
  5. hunt-4-life21

    hunt-4-life21 12 pointer

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    I'm sure there are hundreds if not thousands there already. I've saw a bunch in Green, so it's just a matter of time til they get there.
     
  6. Jarhead

    Jarhead 8 pointer

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    I just hope some goof ball doesn't transport them to the lake!!!!
     
  7. EC

    EC 12 pointer

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    Saw a youtube where some guy/company was making a good living catching tons of these, freeze drying and shipping them off to China. They love 'em there and prefer these from Kentucky and not China (has a better taste) because our waters aren't polluted like in China.
     
  8. smashdn

    smashdn 12 pointer

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    Just need to open up more of barren to commercial fishing now.
     
  9. T-wil69

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    They will be everywhere before two long, a lot of people don't know it but the tailwaters of rough river are full of them, hope they don't find away around the damn
     

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