Minnesota and Turkey

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Spring gobblers await

Spring gobblers await

Changing tactics this season

December 2015
DNR unveils proposal for tweaks to spring turkey hunt

DNR unveils proposal for tweaks to spring turkey hunt

The DNR has put out a proposal for changes to the state’s spring turkey season just weeks after holding four meetings around the state soliciting comment from the turkey hunting public.

October 2015
DNR set to talk turkey season tweak

DNR set to talk turkey season tweak

The Minnesota DNR wants to hear from turkey hunters on how it might attempt to increase hunting opportunities and hunter satisfaction during the spring turkey season.

September 2015
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