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Being in the right place is a key, but sometimes hunters have to try multiple calls to get a gobbler to respond. (Photo: Stephen Bauer/NWTF)

Talking Turkey Sometimes Takes Strange Twists, Turns With Calls

It’s always been amazing to me how turkeys respond to a hunter’s call after two or maybe three, or more, have been tried with the hope of getting a response. By Alan Clemons, Managing Editor Turkey hunting and deer hunting have several similarities. Hunters have to put themselves in the right place to increase...

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Turkeys In The Snow?

Saw zero birds on Wednesday, seven toms and a jake (Thursday), no interest in my decoys. Last Saturday, daylight until noon, I had three jakes in decoys; they left and I called them back. Too bad for one of them. Took a short walk and found half of an 8-point, last year’s shed. How...

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Bonus Coverage: Kill More Turkeys this Spring With Top Optics

Between shed hunting and getting ready to plant spring food plots, we all have time to chase turkeys. This month, we will be featuring bonus articles from our crack staff at Turkey & Turkey Hunting. Use these insights to supplement your venison supply with fresh wild turkey! Among all the gear some turkey hunters...

Turkey is great with different vegetables or recipes, from this herbed breast with mushroom gravy from Betty Crocker to wild birds you've dolled up with your own recipes!

Foodie Friday: Baked Turkey Breast With Mushroom Dressing

Turkey season is a great time to hunt one of the nation’s most storied and challenging game birds from the Carolinas to California. But instead of throwing a breast on the grill or in the fryer, give this recipe a try. Sounds delicious and easy to make, and probably would be a hit with...

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Gear We Love: Easton Outfitters Stake Out Pack

Easton Outfitters introduces the new Stake Out Pack, a full-featured daypack with an innovative retractable, integrated seat pad. The Stake Out is the perfect match for day hunts when mobility is key. This pack is tailored for “run and gun” turkey hunting, but is equally at home in the treestand or ground blind. The...