• Hunting

    A turkey’s weight is only one piece of the puzzle that leads to his final NWTF score.

    How to score a turkey

    March 19 at 7:00am
    One of the trail-camera photos that caused him to want to be in an afternoon stand in mid-January.

    How’d that happen?

    Tree-stand failure brings up a number of questions
    March 15 at 9:00am
    Jake Ellis finished off his turkey grand slam last season with this Rio Grande gobbler.

    Father and son grand slam

    March 15 at 8:00am
    Patterning your shotgun at different ranges, with different loads, will give you a better idea about your weapon’s capabilities.

    Patterning your shotgun

    March 15 at 8:00am
    Blinds built of natural vegetation can be great hiding places for hunters if located along turkeys’ travel routes.

    What do hunters see in blinds?

    March 15 at 8:00am
    Mechanical broadheads have several advantages for hunters who want to take a gobbler with archery equipment.

    Broadheads for turkeys

    March 15 at 8:00am
    A total of 128 deer from six counties in the 25-mile buffer zone have tested negative for CWD.

    Second round of CWD tests all negative

    MDWFP confirms total of 128 deer have been sampled
    March 13 at 1:25pm
    The MDWFP will host its second public meeting at the Vicksburg Convention Center on March 19 to discuss CWD and its response plan.

    MDWFP sets CWD meeting in Vicksburg

    Public invited to a March 19 discussion at Convention Center
    March 12 at 8:00am
    The MDWFP will continue to monitor the CWD situation and collect deer for sampling.

    CWD testing finds no new cases

    MDWFP: All CWD tests were negative
    March 07 at 9:55am

    2018 turkey season forecast

    East Central, Northeast best; Delta ‘not good at all’
    March 07 at 7:00am