NWTF Confirms New World Record Turkey Killed in Kentucky

By author of Turkey Blog with Steve Hickoff

It's the heaviest gobbler ever registered . . .

As reported by multiple sources, David Cody Guess has killed one big turkey.

The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) has officially confirmed the spring gobbler's weight at 37.6 pounds. Shot April 21, 2015 on his Lyon County family farm, it's the heaviest turkey ever registered.

The second and third biggest ever were taken in Oregon back in 2002 and 2001 respectively.

David Cody Guess with his heavyweight turkey.

Read more about the Guess gobbler here and here.

What's the heaviest turkey you've ever killed? Did you register it with the NWTF?