For the Hunters here

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  1. sdj

    sdj Just a race fan

    Last Friday Morning I saw 8 Osceola Wild Turkey Hens across the body of water in the photo. I called them on one of my box calls and they flew over to my yard and proceeded to run the ducks off the corn LOL. They have been back every day since to feed on the corn. They roost in the oak trees in the Orange Grove that surrounds our property. Gotta love nature.

    Turkeys backyard 9-7-18.jpg
  2. Johali

    Johali Team Owner Contributor

    Thats super cool. :D
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  3. sdj

    sdj Just a race fan

    Yes it is pretty cool, sure makes my day. We also have Wood Storks, Wood Ducks (woodies), Whistler Ducks, Mallard ducks, Big Blue Heroin's, White Heroin's, Louisiana Blue heroin's, Green Heroin's, Egrets, Galinewals, Ibis', Sandhill Cranes and King Fishers.
    The picture below shows the wife feeding the Big Blue, Ibis and our good buddy "WOODY" our resident Wood Stork. Believe it or not, we feed them cut up hotdogs. o_O, yep, cut up hotdogs, go figure. It's all good. Everybody else gets cracked and or whole corn.

    Feeding Woody 1.jpg
  4. sdj

    sdj Just a race fan

    Here's a photo from one of my Trail cams at the lease.:D Been seeing a lot of activity in Bucks and Does plus some pretty good long beards.

    2 nICE bUCKS AND LONG BEARD 10-21-18 AT 7-39am.jpg
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  5. Bobw

    Bobw Team Owner

    Do they taste like chicken?
  6. DanicaFreak

    DanicaFreak Green monster

    no turkey....
  7. sdj

    sdj Just a race fan

    No, the Turkeys taste like Wild Osceola Turkey, has a lot to do with diet.

    The Deer taste like Venison.
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  8. Johali

    Johali Team Owner Contributor

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  9. sdj

    sdj Just a race fan

    Called this Osceola Gobbler in Sunday morning at 6:45 AM, 18 pounds, 8.5 inch beard, one inch spurs at 30 yards. It was a beautiful morning, got to the blind at 4:45AM, clear skies , no moon, 60 degrees no humidity (to speak of). Nothing better than hearing the woods wake up at the crack of dawn, piece of heaven for sure.

    11-11-18  6-45 AM got this Osciolla 8 inch beard 1 inch spurs 18 pound.jpg
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  10. dpkimmel2001

    dpkimmel2001 Team Owner

    This past weekend a friend of mine's son got his first black bear of his young hunting career. Weighed in at 220 lbs.

    PA bear season lasts through Wednesday.

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  11. sdj

    sdj Just a race fan

    Good deal, what a great memory.

    We have a few of those down here as well. They are very timid when they do not have cubs.and can destroy a feeder in short order when they take a notion.

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  12. sdj

    sdj Just a race fan

    I little Florida Woods Eye Candy. :punkrocke

    Buck and Birds 11-30-18.jpg
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