Minnesota and Turkey

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At 11,720 turkeys, spring season tally is third best

At 11,720 turkeys, spring season tally is third best

For the second year in a row, Minnesota hunters killed the third most spring turkeys on record. Turkey hunters killed 11,720 turkeys this spring, according to preliminary numbers provided by the Minnesota DNR.

May 2015
Why do gobblers go silent in the spring?

Why do gobblers go silent in the spring?

There are a variety of reasons, Ohio turkey biologist says

May 2015
Failed turkey hunt taught valuable lesson

Failed turkey hunt taught valuable lesson

Some of the best hunting knowledge I ever gained was from a turkey that I didn’t kill.

May 2015
Late-season gobblers there for the taking

Late-season gobblers there for the taking

Key tactic: Get out and hunt

May 2015
Late-season tactics for spring gobblers

Late-season tactics for spring gobblers

Sweat matted hair and a soaked hat, the silence of the woods only broken by the buzzing of flies signals the frustrations of the latter part of turkey season for so many

May 2015
A call for all reasons

A call for all reasons

Your turkey-hunting arsenal should include several models

May 2015
No rhyme or reason

No rhyme or reason

Forget about trying to understand turkey behavior; just hunt them

May 2015
Don’t give up on a henned-up gobbler

Don’t give up on a henned-up gobbler

When spring gobblers are henned-up, don’t be afraid to try a different tactic and call specifically to the hen.

May 2015
Turkey hunting boils down to basics

Turkey hunting boils down to basics

Youth hunts a great refresher course

April 2015
Giving a hoot

Giving a hoot

Tough to replace a favorite locator call

April 2015