JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., — Turkey hunters will be able to apply for spring turkey hunts starting on January 6 through February 28, 2017. According to a news release, applications can be found online at mdc.mo.gov/springturkeyhunts .  Drawing results will be posted on March 13, 2017.turkey

According to a news release, there are currently 26 managed hunts available throughout the state. All details and application procedures are outlined on the web page.

Spring turkey hunting youth weekend will be April 8-9 with the regular spring season running April 17 – May 7.

Missouri hunting permits can be purchased at approved vendors around the state, online, or through the Missouri Department of Conservation’s free mobile apps on Android and Apple devices.