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Outdoors: Turkey season prepper

With the 2021 wild turkey season opening on March 20 in both game zones 1 and 2, there’s still a little time left for turkey hunters to make some critical last-minute preparations that will lead to at least one large bird flopping around on the ground due to your efforts.

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Consistency is key to March bass fishing

This time last year, right before the world was thrust into the grips of the COVID-19 pandemic, Major League Fishing pro Marty Robinson was looking forward to the first week of March to travel to Lake Hartwell to do some bass fishing. Of course, there was money involved, as FLW was holding a high-profile open tournament.

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National bird dog hunting competition

The National Shoot to Retrieve Association is hosting its four-day 2021 Quail Forever event — a bird dog competition off Tokeena NSTRA Drive in Seneca — with 128 dogs competing and about 300 people participating from about 25 states.

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Outdoors: Valentine’s Day oysters

After a three-month deer season and then a couple of weekends in Arkansas duck hunting, what better way to get back in the good graces of your spouse than throwing a Valentine’s Day oyster roast?

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Outdoors: How hunters can help those in need

One of the most popular perks of being a deer hunter is that it provides food for the table. Venison is widely touted by even the most die-hard lean meat advocates as a valuable source of protein. With deer season closing a couple weeks ago, the annual supply of venison in the households of hunters and those lucky enough to know a successful deer hunter typically soars.

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