Artificial mineral or salt blocks are a simple way to draw deer into an area. Salts and other minerals exist naturally where deer frequent, but adding an increased source will ensure that the deer stick around all year. These blocks also act as a source of added nutrition in areas where food sources are scarce. Materials to make artificial mineral blocks are inexpensive, easy to find and require little in the way of preparation. Purchase the urea and mineral salts from an agricultural store. Urea is an inorganic fertilizer that will act as a source of nitrogen for the deer.
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Check with your state's laws to ensure that feeding the wildlife is legal. Feeding deer may disturb their natural habitat. Feed deer with caution. Molasses attracts deer with its sweet smell and taste.