New Virginia Turkey Hunters: Take Your Hunter Safety Course Now.

By Jim Moore

Hunter Ed Course now offers the new Virginia Full Online hunter education with no field day requirement. A new hunter has time now to become hunter education certified before Virginia turkey hunting season starts on April 12, 2014.

The new Virginia Full Online Hunter Education course makes gaining hunter education certification a much easier process since you can take your hunter safety course when and where you want if there is an Internet connection.

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Now is the Time for a Hunters Safety Course for Texas Turkey Hunting

By Jim Moore

What better way to start your new hunter on their first hunt than with a Texas Turkey hunt. But, the new hunter needs to be ready for that first day in the field with their Texas hunter education card.

The 2014 Texas turkey season starts as early as March 15 in the south zone, but really gets underway on March 29 in the North Zone, then on April 15 for the Eastern Turkey in 28 counties.

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Prepare now with a Hunters Safety Course for Spring Turkey Hunting

By Jim Moore

Turkey hunting is an ideal way to start a new hunter in the sport of hunting. To hunt safely and legally, the new turkey hunter will need hunter education as required by every state’s fish and game agency.

Now is the time to gain hunter education certification so the new turkey hunter is ready for opening day to call in that big gobbler.

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Young Waterfowlers Wanted!

By Jim Moore

Are you a young artist or know of one? If so, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is accepting entries for the 2014 Michigan Junior Duck Stamp Contest. Being a great artist or a great shot in the woods is not as important as having a love for waterfowl and the outdoors. The contest is separated by age into divisions, so contestants all have a great chance of winning. Whether you win or lose the art is immaterial. The time spent researching waterfowl and putting together a submission will be invaluable and an experience you will carry for a lifetime.

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Aspiring Young Writers Wanted for Outdoor Scholarships

By Jim Moore

Hunter Education is highly focused on the future of our sport—the youth. However, as every outdoorsperson knows, our sport is about much more than the hunt. It is an adventure into the outdoors; an appreciation of nature, and a love for the unbeaten path. In that pursuit, Safari Club International and the Outdoor Writers Association of America have teamed up to once again present the Norm Strung Youth Writing Awards contests. The 2014 contests allows promising young writers and poets to showcase their skills and win cash prizes totaling $1,700.

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