Accomplishing the Turkey Grand Slam on a Budget|
Posted by TBC Press on: 03/02/21
The National Wild Turkey Federation recognizes six different slams for wild turkeys, the most popular being the Grand Slam. To achieve a Grand Slam, a hunter must harvest the four most common subspecies of the American wild turkey (the Eastern, Merriam's, Rio Grande and Osceola). Jeff Budz of Florida has completed a Super Slam -- killing a wild turkey in each of the 49 states. He also has more Grand Slams than anyone else. Budz isn’t rich and believes everyone should take the time to get a Grand Slam, without going broke in the process. He shares his insight on how to accomplish this realistic goal...
Nebraska Hunter Information as 2021 Fall Hunting Season gets Underway |
Posted by TBC Press on: 09/29/21
Nebraska 2021 fall hunting season is underway. As you continue planning new hunts and enjoying current opportunities, here are a few resources and things to keep in mind: Turkey season is open. Go out there and get a gobbler or two: the season doesn’t end until Jan. 31. Get ready for pheasant and quail season (Oct. 30-Jan. 31), firearm deer season (Nov. 13-21), firearm antelope (Oct. 9-24), and more. Big game hunters should be aware of two regulation changes...
Wisconsin 2021 Season Outlook for Ruffed Grouse, Woodcock & Wild Turkey |
Posted by TBC Press on: 09/22/21
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced the season outlook for ruffed grouse, woodcock and wild turkey, plus essential updates for hunters to be in the know ahead of the Sept. 18 and Sept. 25 season openers. The DNR provides hunters with free online mapping tools to identify habitat types and public land open to hunting upland game birds. The online Fields and Forest Lands Interactive Gamebird Hunting Tool provides...
Oklahoma 2021 Archery Fall Turkey Hunting Season Opens Oct 1st |
Posted by TBC Press on: 09/20/21
The Oklahoma 2021 archery fall turkey hunting season opens Oct-1st runs through Jan 15, 2022 statewide. Bag limit is one tom turkey regardless of method of take. Shooting Hours are One-half hour before official sunrise to official sunset. Gun Season opens Oct. 30 - Nov. 19. See map for restrictions. Youth Fall Turkey - Oct. 15-17. Legal Means of Taking, License Requirements, Field Tagging & Checking and more are...
Illinois Non-Resident Hunters Can Purchase 2021 Fall Deer/Turkey Permits OTC Aug 3rd |
Posted by TBC Press on: 07/29/21
Non-residents planning to hunt this fall during the Illinois Archery Deer and Fall Archery Turkey seasons, along with non-resident youth planning to hunt during the Illinois Youth Firearm Deer Season and Archery Deer Season, will need to purchase those permits over-the-counter (OTC). Non-resident permits for those seasons can be purchased beginning Aug. 3rd. As part of the transition to a new Illinois IDNR license and permit system during 2021, online sales of...
Reminder: CDFW Deadline to Apply for the 2021 Big Game Drawing is June 2 |
Posted by TBC Press on: 05/11/21
California hunters can now purchase hunting licenses for the 2020-21 season, as well as apply for the Big Game Drawing online. Californians have many options to harvest wild protein, and at this time, the current COVID-19 pandemic is not expected to lead to the closure or delay of any hunting seasons. The deadline to apply for the Big Game Drawing is June 2, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. The 2020 California Big Game Hunting Digest, which includes information about...
Apply for Idaho 2021 Big Game Controlled Hunts by June 5 |
Posted by TBC Press on: 05/11/21
The application period for Idaho fall 2021 deer, elk, pronghorn antelope, fall black bear and fall turkey controlled hunts begins May 1 and runs through June 5. Hunters with a valid 2021 Idaho hunting license may apply for controlled hunts at any license vendor, Fish and Game office, or with a credit card online or by calling 1-800-554-8685. There is an additional fee for online and phone orders. Successful controlled hunt applicants will be notified by July 10. Controlled hunts are...
West Virginia 2021 Spring Turkey Season Extended to May 23 |
Posted by TBC Press on: 05/06/21
West Virginia's spring gobbler season is underway and turkey hunters have even more opportunities to bag a bird this year. Our spring gobbler season includes eight extra days (to May 23) this year, so hunters have even more chances to have a successful season, said Mike Peters, wild turkey and migratory game bird project leader for the West Virginia DNR. All hunters 15 and older must purchase a West Virginia hunting license and...
Nevada Hunters Have Until May 2 to Bag a Spring Gobbler |
Posted by TBC Press on: 04/23/21
Nevada 2021 Spring turkey season is underway. Limit: One bearded wild turkey. Hunting Hours: One half hour before sunrise to sunset. Hunters have until May 2 to bag a spring gobbler in the following Units...