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Tungsten Super Shot – The Evolution of TSS Shotgun Shells

Take a look at the science and history behind tungsten super shot (TSS) More than 25 years ago, the federal government banned lead shot for waterfowl hunting. In the years and...

West Nile Virus and Wild Turkeys

A look into the Wild Turkey West Nile Research Project and the future steps. Until recently, West Nile Virus (WNV) was not on the radar as a potential disease impacting wild...

The Fighting Hens – A Deadly Turkey Calling Tactic

Spring turkey hunting tactics rarely explore the idea of calling other hens as a viable option to kill toms. Give me a diaphragm call and it’s game over. As in game over,...

Poor Man’s Elk – Hunting Turkeys in Film

An Elk Hunter Finds a Passion for Turkey Hunting in the Spring Jeff Lusk is a passionate elk hunter from Puyallup, Wash., who caught turkey fever. Now he finds himself in...

Sleeping in May Be the Best Timing for Turkey Hunting

Looking at the benefits of primarily hunting mid to late morning turkeys and sleeping in for the dawn. Life evolves in many ways. Jobs (and bird dogs) make us wake at the crack of...

Unusual Turkey Decoy Methods that Work

Step up your turkey decoy game this season When it comes to turkey decoys, I’m a minimalist. Though I understand that some movement in the spread can create interest, and a...

A How-to Guide to Roosting Turkeys

Roosting turkeys is a very important step in building the foundation for all turkey hunting methods. One of the first steps in becoming a successful turkey hunter is...

How to Hunt an Impossible Mature Turkey – Grudge Birds

How to beat those difficult turkeys at their own game. A grudge bird is a wild turkey gobbler that over time has managed to really piss you off. Typically, that’s a 3-...

Understanding Suburban Turkey Behavior

A look at suburban turkey behavior and hunting from the author of The Urban Deer Complex. Not too long ago I spent the vast majority of my hunting in suburban and urban America....

What Does it Mean When a Turkey ‘Hangs Up?’

Is the turkey hang up the result of pressure or is it normal behavior? Hunting is replete with a lot of unusual language to those that find themselves new to the culture. There...