Try this calling champion’s turkey hunting tips

Mark Prudhomme, a 17-time national calling champion, offers some of his tips to Mississippi hunters to help them entice tough gobblers.

Tricking a Mississippi tom

You’ve got to be able to trick a Mississippi turkey before you can tote him out of the woods. Here are a few things to consider that may help you.

The pros and cons of turkey decoys

Most hunters agree that decoys can, at times, make a reluctant gobbler commit and close the distance to within shotgun range.

5 calls for turkey hunters

If he could carry only a few turkey calls, Charles Hudson recommended taking only the ones you are most proficient with.

March of the toms — Keys to early season turkey success

There’s one key to early season turkey success: Being ‘relentlessly patient.’ These expert hunters tell you why it’s important to tagging a longbeard.

Vary your turkey call selection

Collinsville’s Mark McPhail has been hunting turkey in Mississippi since he was 20, and has learned a few things in the process. 

In the bag — Must-have turkey-hunting gear

Do you have everything you need to down a gobbler? These proven turkey killers share their equipment lists to help up your odds of success.

What you need to kill a turkey

Make sure you check these turkey hunting items off your list before heading to the woods this hunting season.

5 calls all turkey hunters should know

Calling is something every hunter can and should conquer. Let’s get a primer on calling from a couple of veteran hunters.

Your guide to scouting for turkeys

The turkey hunting season opens up later this month, so it's time to scout out those gobblers.