Hunting News

Hunters, processors, sponsors thanked for sharing the harvest

Hunters, processors, sponsors thanked for sharing the harvest

By Missouri Department of Conservation

Thousands of Missouri deer hunters who donated 348,535 pounds of venison to the Share the Harvest program this past deer season, including 6,795 whole deer, are being thanked by the Department of Conservation and the Conservation Federation of Missouri. Share the Harvest is coordinated by MDC and CFM. More than 4.3 million pounds of lean, healthy venison ...

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CWD prevention efforts include new deer feeding bans

CWD prevention efforts include new deer feeding bans

By Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

To help prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease, the Department of Natural Resources has expanded, as of Feb. 24, deer feeding pans in Carlton, Chisago, Douglas, Isanti, Kanabec, Pine and Pope counties. The expansion follows additional discoveries of chronic wasting disease in captive deer in late 2019. The deer feeding ban will remain in Stearns Cou...

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Recent Hunting News

Urine Test Makes Lures Safe
Urine Test Makes Lures Safe

By Tink's Hunting Products

Tink’s and Wildlife Research Center among scent companies to adopt new CWD test. A commercially available test that can be used to analyze deer urine for the presence of CWD prions before its distribution to the public has been in us... READ MORE


CWD detected in new areas
CWD detected in new areas

By South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks

Chronic wasting disease (CWD) was recently confirmed in the counties of Butte, Corson and Haakon in western South Dakota, from samples provided by hunters. One male white-tail deer from both Butte and Corson counties tested positive, while... READ MORE


Decreased participation in hunting, angling hurts conservation of all species
Decreased participation in hunting, angling hurts conservation of all species

By Arkansas Game and Fish Commission

Although most Arkansans hold “The Natural State” motto near to their hearts, a continued decline in hunting and angling has Commissioners and staff at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission concerned that funding for natural reso... READ MORE


Hunters harvest nearly 80,000 deer for 2019-2020
Hunters harvest nearly 80,000 deer for 2019-2020

By Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Deer hunters harvested 79,457 deer during the combined archery, firearms, and muzzleloader seasons, from Sept. 6, 2019 through Jan. 31, 2020. The final harvest numbers are higher than the previous season. The statewide harvest included 29,... READ MORE


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