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Turkey Bonus: Border Patrol for Two-State Gobblers

Kansas and Missouri are loaded with gangs of aggressive turkeys. The dominant males sport long beards and carry sharp spurs, and every spring they’re looking for a fight. My posse wanted a piece of the action, so we joined a camp on the state line to patrol the border. Going after gobblers in familiar...

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!

From the Turkey Woods to Your Table

Domestic and wild turkeys actually have very little in common — one was bred for the table and the other evolved to escape predators. No, the wild turkey is in a category of its own, but that doesn’t mean it’s not great on the plate. It just takes a little different care, from the...

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Hot Gear: New Turkey Vest is a Grand Slam

This time of year is when serious turkey hunters inventory their gear and take a hard look at what works and what doesn’t. If you think that one of the things that doesn’t work perfectly for you is your turkey vest, or if your vest is “okay” but getting old, right now is a...

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Combo Cut Gives Turkey Callers More Options

Turkey hunters usually carry a host of different calls in their well stocked vests, but may rely on just a couple of them for the bulk of their calling. For the very best turkey callers, at least one of these will undoubtedly be a mouth call. Why? Because this versatile style of call can...