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March 12, 2015 | by Brad Smelley
The tale of a battle-worn Alabama longbeard named Once'
January 26, 2015 | by Sage Morris
Bloodline TV's Alex Rutledge discusses how to maximize your decoys based on the phase of the season
May 8, 2014 | by Chris Walls
For the author, the morning of May 3, 2014 was just one of those "amen" mornings
March 27, 2014 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
After a tough week and a half of hunting in Alabama, we reveal what we’ve learned so far
March 11, 2014 | by Chris Walls
Usually a love for turkey hunting is passed from parent to child. In this case, the roles were reversed.
March 11, 2014 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Preseason listening can put you into position come opening morning
March 5, 2014 | by Korby Taylor
Bowhunting for turkeys can be a challenging, yet rewarding, experience. These tips can help!
March 3, 2014 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Discussing some key errors we make while calling turkeys
February 14, 2014 | by Matt Persons
Realism still rules in the spring woods
February 10, 2014 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Misses are painful. Don't let them happen the next time you enter the turkey woods.
February 7, 2014 | by Korby Taylor
You are only one 'yes' away from a new turkey hunting place
February 3, 2014 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
A look at four key ingredients for a successful season
January 16, 2014 | by Rex Reynolds IV
The time to get ready for turkey season is now!
May 23, 2013 | by Rex Reynolds IV
The Northeast continues to produce some great action for turkey hunters
May 13, 2013 | by Rex Reynolds IV
The first ten days in the Northeast has produced some decent turkey hunting
April 30, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Wild Turkey Report strongly opposes new ruling
April 25, 2013 | by Rex Reynolds IV
Colder weather is keeping spring at bay in the northeast for now
April 19, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The all-out battle to raise poults
April 17, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Early April brought up and down weather but some quality hunting
April 15, 2013 | by Korby Taylor
Taking youth turkey hunting can be one of the most reward aspects of our sport. These tips can help their hunt be more enjoyable
April 11, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Bet on success in the turkey woods, and you'll have an empty wallet and ego
April 10, 2013 | by D.J. Horton
While rare, "flash" hunts are one of turkey hunting's most exciting aspects
April 9, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
This classic Cajun dish will make you say "ayeee"!
April 4, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The Deep South's late spring, and tougher hunting, is starting to give way as March turns to April
March 27, 2013 | by Ben Busby
In a world of gadgets,patience is still lethal
March 26, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Just as humans communicate with emotion, turkeys do as well. Let’s hear from Matt Van Cise and Sadler McGraw on why they put emotion into their calling.
March 25, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Want to kill more turkeys? Then take care of your feet!
March 22, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The Osceolas are falling throughout peninsular Florida!
March 21, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Calling turkeys across a body of water isn't impossible, but does require a different approach
March 20, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Afternoon hunting has its pros and cons
March 19, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The Alabama season started with mixed reports and bunched up turkeys
March 14, 2013 | by Terence Williamson
While some hunters may not use modern technology as much as others, it still has its place in the sport
March 12, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Which legends of the spring woods would I call on in a tight?
March 11, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Over the years, few calls have been as effective as the time-tested box call
March 8, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Here's what our staff members have in their turkey vests. What's in yours?
March 6, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The "Turkey Man" sits down with WTR to discuss early season tactics
March 5, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Brothers In Arms Game Calls, Police Pursuit Outdoors sheds light on law enforcement officers' love for outdoors, gives back in process
March 4, 2013 | by Rex Reynolds IV
Tips on care for your turkey calls before the season
February 28, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Does cold weather affect gobbling behavior? Quaker Boy Calls' Chris Kirby and Cody Turkey Calls' Bill Zearing weigh in.
February 27, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Does barometric pressure effect turkeys? The author seems to think so.
February 26, 2013 | by Rex Reynolds IV
Turkey hunting with a buddy is not only fun, but many times more effective
February 25, 2013 | by Sage Morris
Decoys are all the rage these days, but simply putting them out and hoping for the best won't suffice
February 21, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Hunting turkeys "in the hills" may be challenging, but provides opportunities to get tight with longbeards
February 19, 2013 | by Matt Persons
Even though the author had graduated from turkey school, his former teacher let him take one more test
February 18, 2013 | by Rex Reynolds IV
Your scouting efforts will be a huge determinant in your success this spring
February 14, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
While not for the novice land manager, prescribed burns can make a difference on holding wild turkeys on your property
February 12, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Just when you think you have learned everything about turkey hunting...
February 8, 2013 | by Sage Morris
Two year old turkeys serve as the catalyst for many a hunters' successful season
February 7, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
When turkeys get close, how we react is the difference in tagging out or not.
February 5, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
When the trucks start rolling into our countries' public hunting land, turkeys change almost immediately. Here's some tips on attacking turkeys on public dirt.
January 31, 2013 | by Marty Fischer
Many times, us hunters are the culprit behind difficult gobblers
January 24, 2013 | by Rex Reynolds IV
Technology has drastically changed the way the author hunts spring gobblers
January 17, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
If you have to live in a city, here's 5 that wouldn't be bad
January 14, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
It’s time to clean out the freezer, and our editor shares one of his favorite turkey recipes
January 8, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Some gobblers are simply meant to die of old age
January 7, 2013 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Georgetown brokerage looks to make immediate impact
December 17, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
It's not too late to get some great turkey hunting gear from Ol' Saint Nick!
December 12, 2012 | by Korby Taylor
For the author, his sons' first turkey hunt was his most memorable
December 5, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Columbia office to service Mid-Missouri market
December 3, 2012 | by Sage Morris
To be a successful turkey hunter, sometimes we must ask landowners for permission to hunt their property
November 28, 2012 | by David Hawley
The 2012 spring turkey season has long since passed, but the gobbles still resonate in the author’s head
November 20, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Where legal, fall turkey hunting can provide a thrill like no other
November 7, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Managing fields for upland birds can also benefit other wildlife such as wild turkey
August 30, 2012 | by Sage Morris
Want the secret to having scores of gobbling turkeys year in and out? Start giving the hens what they want-great habitat!
June 28, 2012 | by Todd Amenrud
Proper planting techniques and fertilization can make or break a perennial plot
June 25, 2012 | by Todd Amenrud
Choosing the proper perennial blend is the key
June 5, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Five Predators That Are Impacting Your Turkey Flock
May 18, 2012 | by David Hawley
Leaving gobbling turkeys to head to the office can be painful. On one particular day, the author made good on an afternoon appointment with those gobbling turkeys.
May 15, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Make your preparation for the 2013 spring turkey season easier by properly putting away your gear
May 9, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
We all have certain issues pertaining to the sport of turkey hunting that we have strong opinions regarding. Here is WTR’s take on some of these talking points.
May 8, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Let's discuss three common hang-ups and how to beat them!
May 3, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Your season is winding down. But that doesn’t mean you have to throw your unfilled tags in the trash.
May 2, 2012 | by Todd Amenrud
Calling is an integral part of the sport of turkey hunting. But where do the rookies begin?
May 1, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
With spring in full swing across the country, many seasons are winding down as some are just beginning.
April 27, 2012 | by Marty Fischer
Check in to see how Marty has fared while hunting in Georgia, South Carolina, and Texas!
April 26, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Quality gear is an important aspect of the sport of turkey hunting. A few pros weigh in on gear they won't leave home without.
April 24, 2012 | by Todd Amenrud
Hunting gobblers during bad weather is a part of the sport. These tips can help you be successful on these days!
April 20, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
We all dream of a tranquil morning being shattered only by a gobble. However, those mornings are few and far between for some.
April 18, 2012 | by David Hawley
If I ever took the simple freedoms surrounding a turkey hunt for granted, I surely would not after a weekend in the Georgia spring woods
April 16, 2012 | by Terence Williamson
The Alabama season passes the midway point and the gobblers start to slow down somewhat
April 12, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
If the pros had to take one person to kill a turkey, who would they take?
April 11, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
When your initial setup does not work, it is time to lace up your walking boots and cover some ground in search of a lonely gobbler
April 9, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
As the season wears on, bearing down to strike out longbeards can separate the men from the boys.
April 6, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The action continues to be hot in the turkey woods!
April 5, 2012 | by Marty Fischer
Understanding what makes gobblers tick can be the difference between success and failure
April 3, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Sometimes those hardwood bottoms are not the best place to hunt in the late season...
April 2, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Locator calls are integral pieces of gear that many turkey hunters never leave home without
March 30, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
You break daylight waiting for an old friend. When he doesn’t sound off, what’s next?
March 29, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Mastering the mouth call can give hunters an upper hand in the spring woods
March 28, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The action is hot as several southern states’ spring turkey hunting seasons are underway.
March 27, 2012 | by Marty Fischer
Early season action sporadic, but productive in South Carolina and Georgia
March 23, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The action was hot (literally and figuratively speaking) in Alabama for the first week of the 2012 spring season.
March 22, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The hardwood forests we dream of are slowly evaporating into a sea of planted pines. However, the turkeys aren’t leaving, and opportunities abound
March 21, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
There are numerous turkey vests on the market that can help hunters organize their gear. Let's look at some of the best available.
March 19, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Many times, the competition we face in the spring woods isn’t other hunters or even the gobblers themselves. It is the hens.
March 16, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Locators and hen calls aren’t the only things that can give away a gobbler’s location
March 15, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
When the flood water rises, it's time to adapt and overcome
March 14, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Public land turkeys are not the only turkeys that get pressured through the course of a season. Learn from these successful outfitters on how to manage hunting pressure on private ground.
March 12, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
When an approaching gobbler gets anxious, what do you do?
March 9, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Spring turkey hunting is a game of many surprises and few guarantees.
March 7, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Cottonmouths, mosquitoes, and alligators aren’t the only things that haunt the southern woods…
March 5, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Identifying trends over past seasons can lead to future success
March 2, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
There’s no question that today’s decoys are effective. But are they teaching new hunters to have a false sense of dependency in them?
March 1, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
The 2011 spring turkey season was tough for the majority of the country’s gobbler chasers. Check out the pro’s take on why.
February 29, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Of all the aspects of the sport of turkey hunting, none may be more important than safety.
February 27, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
When you have "too many turkeys" at your discretion, how do you decide which turkey to pursue?
February 22, 2012 | by Brian C. Proctor
The perfect spring morning can change in an instant...
February 20, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
As Florida native Scott Ellis can attest, the Osceola is in a league to itself, and hunters must adjust their strategy once entering the swamps.
February 17, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Of the few inconveniences surrounding the sport of spring turkey hunting, dealing with insects is up the list. These products can help.
February 16, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Bloodline TV's Alex Rutledge says the more you can scout, the more successful you will be
February 13, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Looking for a good book to read in between hunts this spring? Check out these three!
February 9, 2012 | by Blake Hamilton
Understanding the mast producing trees on your property can make you a better land manager and turkey hunter.
February 8, 2012 | by Terence Williamson
Having a friction call that can "hit the high notes" can be crucial this upcoming spring
February 7, 2012 | by Marty Fischer
It is important to consider all the pros and cons of each type of sight before putting it on your turkey shotgun
February 6, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Want more turkeys to hunt? Start by making an investment in your own turkey paradise.
February 3, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Looking to broaden your horizons this spring? Then follow these tips on planning a road trip!
January 31, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Looking for an event to get you ready for turkey season? Then "break your strut" and head to Nashville Feb. 9-12 for the NWTF’s 36th Annual Convention!
January 30, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
February is a great month to enhance your property for wild turkeys. These products can help.
January 27, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Should you provide supplemental feeding to your turkeys in the off-season?
January 26, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
In search of the perfect turkey place
January 24, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Afternoon hunting, where legal, can be very productive
January 23, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Join us as we dive deeper into the sport of wild turkey hunting!
January 23, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Experienced land agents look to make immediate impact in northern MO land market
January 22, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Group looks to make an immediate impact in regional land market
January 22, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Having quality maps can make or break your hunt
January 22, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Getting into a gobbler's bedroom can be the key to success
January 22, 2012 | by Wild Turkey Report Staff
Every turkey hunter has a preferred mode of operation. Sticking to that plan is what can be our downfall.
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