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Tips to manage your land for wild turkeys

By focusing your efforts on these simple management practices listed below, you have the power to give your local turkey flock a boost. (Photo by Bob “Greenie” Grewell)

The past few years have seen some peaks and valleys in turkey numbers across the Great Lakes states. Could management practices employed by small property owners give turkeys a boost? This scribe reached out to the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) to find out.
Clayton Lenk, NWTF district biologist for Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin offered to help, and together we devised a short list of management practices you can use to benefit turkeys.

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