Daviess County harvested 402 total turkeys during Missouri’s regular spring turkey season April 21 through May 11. Hunters took 331 adult gobbler; 0 adult hen; 69 juvenile gobbler; 0 juvenile hen; and two bearded hen.
Harvest numbers reflect favorable weather and improved turkey production. Hunters posted the third spring turkey harvest increase in a row, bettering last year’s number by more than 1,000 birds.
Hunters checked 43,273