Posts Tagged ‘Wild turkey’

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Wild turkey nachos with pico de gallo

Is there a better way to watch the big game on TV than with family while enjoying a big plate of wild turkey nachos?

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Understanding game population cycles

Moose on my stomping grounds close to my Kenora home have been on a steep decline for many years and on a similar downhill slide in much of northwestern Ontario, Manitoba, and Minnesota, as well as further afield, in places like Vermont and New Hampshire.

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West Nile virus widespread in turkey range

West Nile virus (WNV) is widespread across Ontario and Quebec’s wild turkey range.

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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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Tailoring a 20 gauge for turkey

A combination of heavier shot and fine-tuning can make a 20 gauge shotgun more optimal for hunting turkeys at 40 yards.

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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.

a lone hunter sits on a snow-speckled forest floor, regarding his turkey decoy, and calculating
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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.