What to catch white carp?
Fans of fishing appreciate white carp fish, because its meat is tender and tasty. There are specimens weighing up to 30 kg and in length up to 120 cm. However, this fish is quite shy and has its own nutritional characteristics, therefore, it is not so easy to catch. To do this, first of all you need to know her eating habits and use the right bait.
What to catch white carp: the choice of bait
Grass carp consumes only vegetation. The lakes, which are heavily populated with this fish, are clear and transparent, because the cupids eat all the algae. Therefore, for fishing white carp suitable only vegetable bait. The most successful is boiled or canned corn, preferably without flavors.
Juicy greens also perfectly attract this fish. As it can be used small young cucumbers, pea leaves, fresh bright grass, young corn stalks, as well as aloe leaves, previously cleared of thorns. You can use berries and fruits.However, it is possible that Cupid will bite on the earthworm, like many other fish.
On the features of the use of baits for different types of fish can be found in our article: What to fish.
The bait should be attached to the hook with a green thread: the floss thread will work well. In addition, we can not allow the sting hook to get out. It is recommended to add flavors to the bait, which are based on vegetable oils: they will attract white grass carp more quickly.
Features of fishing
Catching a cupid is best spinning rod. Throwing the bait is a little further than the place where the fish supposedly swims, and then gently pull up to itself. Since Cupid pecks sharply, quickly swallowing the bait, you should not miss this moment and do not let the fish turn around and throw themselves to the side. The grass carp is a strong fish, it is not easy to pull it out of the water, so it would be better if it was exhausted beforehand and then pulled out with a landing net.