NWTF Originals

Making of “Turkey Country” magazine

Since 1974, the NWTF magazine – “Turkey Country,” formerly “Turkey Call” – has been one of the most highly decorated and respected magazines of its kind.

Take a look “behind the scenes” and learn what it takes to produce Turkey Country. Interviews with Matt Lindler, former editor, Matt Stewart, current managing editor, and Jason Rikard, director of photography.

The Perfect 10

In this NWTF Original film, JAKES Member Brady Rosier discovers the importance of being the next generation of mentors.

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Five [for] 5: NWTF’s R3 Outfitter Pilot Hunt 2

Travis Sumner takes first time hunter, Brad Brondsema, to The Country Lodge in southern Illinois and they are hosted by Matt Duffy on Brad’s very first turkey hunt after completing Illinois’ Learn To Hunt program.

Five [for] 5: Outfitter Pilot Hunt

Follow first-time turkey hunter and wild turkey biology student Ashley Lohr as she hunts with the Primos crew in central Georgia on an outfitter donated hunt by Robert Jenkins.

Five [for] 5: Waccamaw NWR

Waccamaw National Wildlife Refuge in South Carolina’s Lowcountry is a unique model of dedication to hunting and outdoor recreation.

Westervelt Turkey School

Looking to get your Masters degree in turkey hunting? Westervelt Lodge is home to the longest running school of its kind in the country.

Five [for] 5: Exquisite Collection

Danny Ellis of North Carolina, has a turkey call collection that boast some of the mostly highly sought after calls ever made.

Join us as Ellis describes where his passion for collecting calls originated and shows off some of his most unique finds.

Five [for] 5: Sam Howard

In this new original series, we follow along with Sam Howard, a disabled veteran, as he experiences the NWTF’s “Ultimate Turkey Hunt.” Howard is joined and mentored by Brandon Wart and Travis Sumner. For more than a decade, the NWTF has partnered with the U.S. department of Energy and the USDA Forest Service to hosts the hunt at the Savannah River Site for members of its Wheelin Sportsmen program.

Family Time

Kevin and Chris Piltz chase spring gobblers in Ohio and remind us of the importance of time spent afield together. It’s the first season of turkey hunting on their family lease, and after striking out due to a rainy first day. However, this father and son team refuse to throw in the towel and are rewarded with a beautiful longbeard.

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Turkey Call TV Season 20; Episode 11

Trumpet Time

17-time Grand National Champion, Mark Prudhomme takes a beautiful Eastern while using one of his custom trumpet calls. Mark also explains how he uses the trumpet call for up close and finishing work on gobblers.

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Turkey Call TV Season 20; Episode 10

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