Feeding habits change at Shiplate
PUBLISHED: 09:19 14 June 2013
Fish spawning changed feeding habits at Shiplate Farm Fisheries.
FEEDING habits changed again after spawning at Shiplate Farm Fisheries.
The fish were not easy to encourage to feed, but a few anglers were fortunate enough to get some good weights by the end of round three of the Summer Series. The match was held on Hawthorns and Westpool lakes.
Paste and soft pellet seemed to be the bait that got results for several anglers.
Results: Steve Howell (peg 7 H), 65lb; Lewis Jones (peg 12 H), 52lb 8oz. Silvers went to Julian Pinkett (peg 10 W), 8lb 10oz and Jeff Wye (peg 10 H), 8lb.
Section winners were: Tim Lewis (peg 12 W), 43lb 12oz; Dom Sullivan (peg 9 W), 40lb; Roy Ede (peg 6 H), 19lb 6oz; Ron Stark (peg 13 H),16lb 6oz.