The Big Red Carp Fishing Blog
Hot Hemp: During the preparation stage, add dried crushed chilli flakes to the hemp seed prior to adding the water.
Anyone tried sunflower hearts as carp bait? These are actually de-husked sunflower seeds, and unlike the seeds themselves, the hearts sink OK.
I see so much 'advice' about the 'correct' way to prepare Red Band Pigeon Conditioner suggesting that you simply need to put the Red Band in a freezer box, pour on boiling water, leave for 24 hours and bingo! the bait will be ready.
In the past I wrote a short piece on here about using glycerin - aka glycerol - to help preserve a batch of bait with photos showing some treated high attract hookbaits which I glugged in Glycerin on the 20th November 2015.
Did you know that you can extend the shelf life of your boiled bait by simply giving the boilies a light coating of Glycerin?