Stories tagged: wild turkey
Tue., Dec. 24, 2019
In the early 1900s wild turkeys were almost eradicated from the United States, their dwindling numbers driven by unrestricted harvesting for meat and feathers. And now they are back - …
Thu., Nov. 28, 2019
The turkey, be it a commercially raised yard bird or a South Hill nuisance clipped by a Honda Element, retains its high place as the centerpiece of most meals on …
Fri., Aug. 3, 2018
A suburban Detroit man who found himself facing fines after a wild turkey moved into his overgrown backyard has made friends with the large bird.
Sat., June 24, 2017
Ask most bird hunters and they might tell you there’s no such thing as a fowl tenderloin. After all, on the backside of any bird – where one would expect …
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017
White meat or dark? That might be the first question that comes to mind when you spot a white wild turkey.
Thu., April 6, 2017
A wild turkey is giving thanks after safely making its way across a heavily trafficked Massachusetts interstate during rush hour.
Sat., May 21, 2016
Most western states have a take on rules and ethics involved in catching and releasing fish, especially trout.
Sat., March 26, 2016
Responding to years of complaints, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is trying to rev up similar enthusiasm for finding the eggs of wild turkeys that are flourishing in …
Thu., April 30, 2015
There is no hunt that requires a greater sense of poise than wild turkey. A hunter sits with his back to a tree to distort their silhouette, ignoring the knots …
Sun., June 26, 2011
LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. — At the new Wild Turkey bourbon distillery in central Kentucky, the grainy smell of fermenting corn wafts from giant tubs as workers add a touch of grain …