A wild turkey seminar will be held at Mission Meadows (5201 East Lake Road, Dewittville, NY 14728) on Saturday, March 11, 2017, from 9:00 AM to
3:00 PM. This event is free and open to the public with an option to purchase a fish and chips lunch for $10.
The seminar will cover wild turkey biology, behavior, and hunting techniques. Tom Bergstue of Lynn Legacy Game Calls and Mountain Cabin Outdoors will be presenting the following topics:
- Pre-season Scouting: tips and techniques to locate turkeys
- -Turkey Hunting Clothing & Equipment: what to wear and what to bring
- -Bow, Shotgun, Crossbow Options: effective chokes, gauges, loads, scopes, broadheads, and making the shot
- -Calling Techniques: the art and science of turkey communication, when and when not to call, what to say and when to say it
- -Woodsmanship: reading the woods, proper setup
- -Decoying: selection of decoys, proper setup
- -Blinds: concealment options, advantages and disadvantages
Those planning to attend must call (716) 386-5932 to RSVP by March 8.