Big Turkey Contest


EASL’s Big Turkey Contest runs from March thru May each year. Prizes are given for Biggest Louisiana Turkey , Biggest Overall Turkey , and Youth Division . Prizes are a “Tail Fan Mount” by Fins to Feathers Taxidermy. Also, door prizes are awarded at the end of the contest for anyone entering a turkey.

1. You must be an EASL Member before Turkey Season opens in March to enter the contest.

2. Any turkeys entered must be taken in North America.

3. No pen raised birds allowed. Birds must be taken by fair chase. Any birds taken on Game Ranches that are High Fenced will not be eligible.

4. Any birds to be entered MUST BE scored by the contest chairman to be eligible. NO CALL IN measurements will be allowed.

5. Length of beard and length of spurs x 10 will determine total score.

6. Contest ends the last day of May each year.

7. Decisions of the contest chairman are final.

If you have any questions or would like to enter a turkey, contact contest chairman Thad Bellow at Fins to Feathers Taxidermy: 225-675-6276.