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Louisiana Youngster's Special Harvest
From Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries -- For any 14-year-old boy, taking down an 8-point, 240-pound buck is a dream come true. However, for Krotz Springs, La., native Brandon Soileau, a trophy buck is just the icing on the cake of the ...

Georgia to Hold First Annual Hunter Education Skills Challenge
From Georgia Department of Natural Resources -- Youth interested in the outdoors can test their knowledge, demonstrate their skills and register to win a muzzleloader at the state's first annual Hunter Education Skills Challenge event Jan. 17 in Wal...

New York Junior Hunters Total More Than 15,000 in First Season
From New York Department of Environmental Conservation -- The New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) recently released preliminary results that show more than 15,000 junior hunters took advantage of a new law signed by New York Gov....

All in the Family
By Daniel Audy -- The 2007 hunting season was something that I will hold in my heart forever. I used to hunt in Vermont with my brother, John, and his wife's family, with whom I am very close. I started hunting when I was 18 years old. While I nev...

Two Deer for Two Brothers
By Levi and Hunter Schmidt -- Allow us to introduce ourselves: We are Levi and Hunter, the Schmidt brothers. We are ages 10 and 9 respectively. We are two brothers who each took bucks of a lifetime during the November firearms season in Missouri. We...

New York Begins Final Season of Wild Turkey Study
From New York State Department of Environmental Conservation -- New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Pete Grannis announced today that DEC is preparing for the final field season of a large-scale wild turkey ...

Five West Virginia Deer Test Positive for CWD
From West Virginia Division of Natural Resources -- Preliminary test results indicate the Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) agent was present in five hunter-harvested deer collected in Hampshire County during the 2008 deer firearms hunting season. &n...

Beyond the Harvest
By Wayne DeLuca -- It was Nov. 17, 2007, the last weekend of the Kentucky rifle season, and I had just come back from a hunting trip in Vermont. I had missed a shot at a small 3-pointer. My wife and I had just purchased 35 acres in Kentucky, and I d...

Ohio Gun Hunters Harvest 16,382 Deer Dec. 20-21
From Ohio Department of Natural Resources   -- Hunters harvested 16,382 deer Dec. 20-21, during the weekend of gun hunting, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.   The extra weekend of gun hu...

Missouri Hunters Harvest 15,036 Deer During Antlerless Season
From Missouri Department of Conservation -- Hunters checked 15,036 deer during the Antlerless Portion of Firearms Deer Season Dec. 13 through 21. That is down by almost 23 percent from last year (19,472). High winds, cold weather conditions and co...

Nebraska Schedules Three Beyond BOW Mentored Deer Hunts
From Nebraska Game and Parks Commission -- Nebraska's Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission have scheduled three Beyond BOW mentored deer hunts that will take place during the January Anterless Deer seas...

Hunting in the Neighborhood
By Michael Vanderstine -- My buddies and I are what you would call urban hunters (city folk if you will). We are blue-collar guys who cannot afford to go to dream places like Montana or Kansas. Instead we hunt 5-to 10-acre areas that are 20 to 30 mi...

Jackie Bushman talks hunting with "The Big Wild" radio show
Listen to Jackie Bushman talk hunting with Big Red and Gundy, hosts of the radio show "The Big Wild." During this recent interview, Jackie discusses "Buckmasters Whitetail TV," "The Jackie Bushman Show," a grizzly bear h...

Bad Weather Bucks
By Randy D. Smith -- I simply do not have the luxury of hunting on days when the weather is perfect. I'm certain most deer hunters are in the same boat. My home state of Kansas offers a total of 25 days for hunters to harvest a buck with a firearm. ...

West Virginia's Fall Turkey Harvest Down
From West Virginia Division of Natural Resources -- Preliminary figures for the 2008 fall turkey hunting season indicate that 1,128 birds were harvested this fall. This represents a 25 percent decline from last year's fall harvest of 1,511. The la...

Wyoming: CWD Detected in New Elk Hunt Area
From Wyoming Game and Fish Department -- The Wyoming Game and Fish Department Laboratory analyzed a sample from a targeted cow elk from hunt area 117 and the sample tested positive for CWD. The elk was found at Solider Creek, just east of Highway 85...

Ohio Deer Hunters Prepare for Dec. 27-30 Muzzleloader Season
From Ohio Department of Natural Resources   -- Ohio's popular muzzleloader deer season is set to open statewide Dec. 27-30, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife. Last year, hunters checked 21,473 white-ta...

Nebraska: 2008 Bighorn Sheep Lottery Permit Holder Takes Trophy Ram
From Nebraska Game and Parks Commission -- David Janssen of rural Hastings, Neb., took a full-curl bighorn ram at Peterson Wildlife Management Area southwest of Fort Robinson State Park on Dec. 11 to fill his 2008 Nebraska bighorn lottery permit. ...

An Old Friend
By John C. Phillips Jr. -- I have put in many hard hours to grow and maintain the proper food sources that attract and grow quality white-tailed deer. For the past seven to eight years, I have planted many food plots as well as a variety of trees. ...

Muzzy to Present 2008 Tall Man Award
From Muzzy Products Corp. -- Each year, Muzzy Products Corporation bestows its prestigious Tall Man Award to someone who stands tall among his or her peers by contributing to the community and going above and beyond to promote and protect the future...
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