Turkey Hunting

2023 Turkey season went well

For the second straight year, the Louisiana turkey harvest was higher than average and in fact, the second best since 2009. Turkey hunters took 2,833 birds in 2023, only down 13 from 2022 (2,846), based on tag validation data. “Good

New turkey surveys available

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has developed a public online component to expand its Wild Turkey Population Survey. In addition to increasing participation in the survey, the online component can also incorporate and track wild turkey sightings

Tagged out

Horace Greeley was right. The famous newspaper edited once urged people to “Go West!”. He must have been talking about the turkey hunting. Here’s the results of a recent hunt. Tagged out.

Another one is in the books

Turkey season gets here in a flash, and then is gone just as fast. Just like that, there’s nothing left of the Louisiana season but the tracks. For many folks, it was a good season. There were a good many

Time to get your gobble on

It’s here. Turkey season 2022. It seems like there are quite a few turkeys around. The weather has been great. We hope your turkey season is going well. If you need something to make it better, come by and see

It’s turkey time

The turkeys are getting ready. How about you? There are a lot of factors that influence turkey hunting success. Some of them are out of our control, but make sure that when the turkeys are ready, you are, too. Take

HIP Fee waived; On-line licenses still have $2 fee

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries said today that a $2 fee assessed when registering online for the Harvest Information Program (HIP) will be waived beginning Sept. 1, 2020.  LDWF said the fee waiver was the result of ongoing

It’s the Louisiana Hunter’s Bible

Gun. Shells. Decoys. Bags. License. Clothing. Hat.  The checklist for hunting is long, especially if you want to be prepared for about anything. And the season is about to get underway. Here’s another little thing you don’t need to leave

Visiting Bussey? Come see us!

Here’s some good information from the Bastrop/Morehouse Chamber of Commerce in case you are visiting Bussey Brake. It’s a good list of where you can find some things you might need to go fishing for a day or even stay