One of the best ways to learn about hunting turkeys is to listen to audio tapes. You can learn the rythem and attitude behind the way they call. If you get a good tape the guy(s) talking will give lots of tips on stratigies and locations.
My favorite tape was made by a man who has now passed away. His name is Ben Rodgers Lee and the name of the tape is "Talking Turkey with Ben Rodgers Lee"......I am convinced that everything you need to know is on that tape but you would do good to ask your fish and wildlife department if they have any seminars and also some sportsmans shows put on seminars for various topics. At least if you go to seminars you will get a chance to ask questions and hear the questions other people ask that maybe you didn't think of.
Deer hunters spend so much time trying to pattern deer that we forget that we also can be "patterned." After all, most of us hunt the same days and the same hours, so it isn't difficult for deer to figure us out.
While we would never recommend giving up hunting the traditional moving times for deer -- early morning and late evening -- it's important to keep in mind that deer will move at other times of the day. Sometimes hunting through lunch, or getting in your stand earlier than usual for an...