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Pre-Season Preparation: How to Scout for Ohio Spring Turkey Hunting
Apr 07, 2023
Scouting local hunting areas for signs of wild turkey narrows down some of the best locations, whether hunting on public or private land. It can take many years to hone the skills needed to properly identify the signs of turkeys and anticipate where the best birds can be found. Today we're sharing some of our tips.

Ohio Spring Wild Turkey Season 2023
Apr 04, 2023
Wild turkey season in Ohio is one of the best times of the year. A lot of people are excited to get out of the house and into the wooded parts of the state in search of bearded Eastern Wild Turkeys.

Dirty Smoke: What Is It And How to Avoid It
Mar 31, 2023
Dirty smoke is a problem that everyone who operates a smoker will encounter sooner or later. Charcoal smokers are much more likely to produce dirty smoke than pellet smokers, and adjusting the smoker to prevent dirty smoke is different for both.

What Is the Red Juice in Steak?
Mar 30, 2023
The liquid is called purge, and it can be a sign that a cut isn't fresh, but it doesn't always mean the cut is bad. Here's what you need to know.

How to Get Crispy Chicken Skin On Your Pellet Grill
Mar 30, 2023
Getting perfectly cooked chicken with crispy skin doesn't just accidentally happen. You can help set yourself up for success with these tips and tricks from the Bearded Butchers.

Best Brat Recipes to Use with Chicken
Mar 30, 2023
We're going to discuss some of the top picks and let you know ways to amp up the flavor of your next Shaboygan-style brats.