MDC says hunters should see more young turkeys this spring

• The spring turkey hunting youth portion will be April 10 and 11 with the regular spring season running April 19 through May 9.

    Missouri turkey hunters can expect this spring season to be about as challenging as the past few spring seasons according to the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC). The spring turkey hunting season starts with a youth-only weekend April 10 and 11 followed by the regular spring season April 19 through May 9.