Posts Tagged ‘turkey hunting’

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Avoiding turkey hunting mistakes

I believe a wild turkey can make a fool out of even the best hunter — but, I also believe, most of the time, they can’t do that without our assistance.

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Dealing with close range turkeys

Al Davy has some turkey hunting tactics for that sneaky longbeard who suddenly appears at close range.

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Braised and fried turkey wings

Wild turkey wings can be quite tough, so it’s necessary to braise them low and slow to help make them more tender.

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Lessons learned from bowhunting wild turkey

Most hunters choose to hunt turkeys with a shotgun, some choose to up the challenge by hunting these amazing birds with archery gear.

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Ten turkey hunting myths busted

Turkey hunting myths arise because we see wild turkeys do the same thing several times, and then assume they will always do it that way.

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Assessing Ontario’s wild turkey population

How’s Ontario’s turkey population? That has to be one of the most common questions the MNRF is asked regarding wild turkeys.

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April 2021 solunar calendar

The solunar calendar for April 2021 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month.

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DIY: preserve your trophy tom

It’s not commonly seen in Ontario, but a turkey cape beautifully exhibits the bronze and black feathering that adorn a turkey’s back. It’s a pretty simple process and can be accomplished by any do-it-yourselfer in about an hour.

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More tips for turkey hunting

With expanding turkey-hunting opportunities, a growing population of birds, and the recent opening of new seasons and WMUs… Here’s more tips for turkey…