Turkey Hunting

The author killed this tom with an old Mossberg bolt action 12 gauge with the C-lect choke.

Tagging out — Everything you need to need to kill a turkey

There is no better feeling of accomplishment than putting a bagging an adult tom. Here’s everything you need to know to close out the season with a bang.
April 01, 2015 at 7:00am
Nathan Pilgreen, left, and Peyton McKinnie are still a dynamic duo when it comes to taking turkeys.

A more perfect union — How a Union Parish team hunts turkeys

This Union Parish team knows how to track down and kill gobblers. Here’s how they work together to outsmart wily old toms.
April 01, 2015 at 7:00am
JEBS Chokes

JEBS Chokes

April 01, 2015 at 7:00am
Todd McTaggart and his son, Gage, of Albany, pose with the trophy 4-bearded gobbler the 12-year-old shot on March 7 at Homochitto National Forest in Mississippi.

Albany youth gets 4-bearded Mississippi gobbler

McTaggart drops trophy tom in Homochitto National Forest
March 26, 2015 at 4:17pm

Sorrento man cited for alleged turkey violations in East Feliciana Parish

Dickey ticketed for hunting during closed season, over a baited field and for criminal trespassing, LDWF said
March 24, 2015 at 3:59pm
Shane Johnson killed 99 turkeys —a number of them with his bow — as of the end of the 2014 season.

7 tips for killing public gobblers

Expert offers advice on how to up the odds when hunting public-land turkeys
March 18, 2015 at 6:30am


March 01, 2015 at 7:00am
Learn all about turkey hunting this Saturday at Bow Outfitters' free seminars.

Turkey-hunting seminars scheduled for Saturday

Bowie Outfitters in Baton Rouge hosts free event
February 23, 2015 at 3:07pm
Baiting turkeys is illegal, but remains an effective means of poaching.

Protecting Louisiana’s wild turkeys

You can help protect this game bird
April 25, 2014 at 9:00am

Dubach man cited for alleged turkey hunting violations in Union Parish

Lewis accused of intentional concealment of wildlife evidence and other charges, LDWF says
April 22, 2014 at 4:05pm
Mitzi LaCaze demonstrating how to blast a turkey from a pop up blind.

Ground blinds prefect for turkey hunting

April 15, 2014 at 7:00am
Youth hunter Dane Humbles and the author with Dane's gobbler.

Young turks — Tips for youth turkey hunting

Keeping young turkey hunters interested in the sport is all about action, and sometimes getting a turkey close enough for a shot requires some extra effort. Here’s how one youngster bagged his first gobbler.
April 01, 2014 at 7:00am
TriStar Raptor ATAC Turkey Shotgun

TriStar Raptor ATAC Turkey Shotgun

April 01, 2014 at 7:00am