Wild Turkeys

plucked upland bird legs rest on a table.
How to Remove Tendons from Upland Bird Legs

If bird meat isn’t prepared properly, tendons can become hard to navigate in a meal…

Raw upland bird tenderloins on a plate
The Complete Guide to Upland Bird Tenderloins

Tips and tricks for processing and cooking the most tender cut of meat on any…

wild turkey kebabs on a plate with a turkey fan
Wild Turkey Kebabs

Lean turkey breast benefits from being grilled in smaller chunks to cook evenly In most…

Smoked pheasant salad served on a toasted bun
Bleu Cheese and Bacon Barbecue Pheasant Salad Sandwich

Nothing says summer like BBQ, outdoor dining, and a delicious smoked pheasant salad atop a…

A close up of turkey feathers.
Gobble Your Heart Out? No, Just Yelp, A Little | HerUpland Episode #2

Fred Bird, of Morning Thunder Podcast joins Her Upland to drop some innovative tips on…

Wild turkey meat in a bowl.
Game Meat Profile: Wild Turkey, Nutrition, Cooking, and Handling

Learn the basics of wild turkey meat, the typical flavor profile, and techniques for cooking…

urban hunter Cliff Cadet practices archery in New York City for the coming turkey season in
New Urban Hunter from New York City | #03 Morning Thunder Podcast

From a dream to become a hunter, to a first turkey with a bow, we…

Turkey hunters in the spring woods after shooting a turkey
Etiquette of the Spring Turkey Hunting Season

Turkey hunting brings higher rates of hunter conflict, so some basic principles of etiquette will…

A turkey hunter about to take a shot with a gun that has been patterned.
How to Pattern a Turkey Gun

Use these steps to understand how effective your shotgun, choke, and shot combination is at…

Phil Ferrare of the National Wilf Turkey Federation on a hunt.
Turkey Hunting Shotgun Set Ups with Phil Ferrare of NWTF | #02 Morning Thunder Podcast

Talking shotgun set ups for turkey hunting with the National Wild Turkey Federation Back from…

How to Run and Gun in Turkey Hunting

Use a mobile approach to track down more turkeys and increase your hunting opportunities As…

Greg Kretschmar of the Morning Buzz on a turkey hunt.
#01 Morning Thunder Podcast | Greg Kretschmar of the Morning Buzz

First turkey hunt, charity, and the Morning Buzz in New Hampshire. In Episode 1, Season…

A turkey hunter holds up a turkey during a fall hunt
How Fall Turkeys Can Improve Your Calling Skills

How to call in a fall turkey and learn from their language In my middle…

a bird hunter using binoculars
Glassing for Upland Birds

Exploring the unorthodox approach of using binoculars for upland bird hunting. Somewhere out there in…

A turkey hunter holds up a long beard Tom
Yes, You Are Supposed to Make Noise Turkey Hunting

A long time hunter, but first time turkey hunter learns to adjust to the vastly…

Keeping Composure when Turkey Fever Strikes

The author explores how adrenaline can lead to turkey fever and an empty tag Turkey…

Tungsten Super Shot TSS loads displayed by shotgun gauge
Tungsten Super Shot – The Evolution of TSS Shotgun Shells

Take a look at the science and history behind tungsten super shot (TSS) More than…

A wild turkey walks in a field
West Nile Virus Impact on Wild Turkeys

A look into the Wild Turkey West Nile Research Project and the future steps. Until…

A turkey hunter connecting with their food source.
Our Connection – A Turkey Hunting Film on Connecting with Our Food

Turkey hunting is one of the closest connections we can have between nature and our…

A wild turkey hen comes into a turkey call.
The Fighting Hens – A Deadly Turkey Calling Tactic

Spring turkey hunting tactics rarely explore the idea of calling other hens as a viable…

An elk hunter out turkey hunting.
Poor Man’s Elk – Hunting Turkeys in Film

An Elk Hunter Finds a Passion for Turkey Hunting in the Spring Jeff Lusk is…