Doves will flock to fields with solid food sources; for productive hunts later in the season, find fields that aren’t cut until after Labor Day weekend.

Don’t give up on doves after Labor Day

For many hunters, the first day of dove season is often also the last day, as they quickly shift their attention to deer and the excellent fishing that September generally provides. While the dove population takes a major hit on Labor Day weekend, the rest of the season shouldn’t be ignored.