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MDC reminds deer hunters about CWD sampling – Outdoor News Daily

MDC reminds deer hunters about CWD sampling – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds deer hunters that it is conducting mandatory sampling and voluntary sampling of harvested deer to help find cases of chronic wasting disease (CWD). MDC encourages hunters to properly dispose of deer carcasses to help limit the spread ofContinue Reading…

Tennessee 2018 Muzzleloader Season for Deer Opens – Outdoor News Daily

Tennessee 2018 Muzzleloader Season for Deer Opens – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] NASHVILLE — The 2018 muzzleloader/archery season for deer opens in Tennessee on Saturday, Nov. 3 and continues through Friday, Nov. 16 in all of Tennessee’s deer hunting units, according to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency. The opening of muzzleloader season in the state has a permanent opening date ofContinue Reading…

MDC reminds deer hunters about CWD sampling – Outdoor News Daily

MDC reminds deer hunters about CWD sampling – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds deer hunters that it is conducting mandatory sampling and voluntary sampling of harvested deer to help find cases of chronic wasting disease (CWD). MDC encourages hunters to properly dispose of deer carcasses to help limit the spread ofContinue Reading…

CWD positive deer found in Johnson County – Outdoor News Daily

CWD positive deer found in Johnson County – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] CLARKSVILLE – Chronic wasting disease has been found in Johnson County. A hunter-harvested white-tailed deer harvested north of Clarksville recently tested positive for the disease, according to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. The 2½-year-old buck was confirmed as CWD-positive by the Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Madison. JohnsonContinue Reading…

Michigan deer hunting opportunities for people with health challenges – Outdoor News Daily

Michigan deer hunting opportunities for people with health challenges – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] Hunters with qualifying disabilities are encouraged to take advantage of reserved deer hunting opportunities at the Pierce Road Hunt Unit of the Sharonville State Game Area (in Jackson and Washtenaw counties). As part of the DNR’s Michigan Operation Freedom Outdoors initiative, this 600-acre unit was designated as a restrictedContinue Reading…

Minnesota deer season opens this weekend – Outdoor News Daily

Minnesota deer season opens this weekend – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] Minnesota’s firearms deer season begins a half-hour before sunrise on Saturday, Nov. 3, and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources expects half a million hunters to participate. Some points to remember: Hunters will have additional deer hunting opportunities because deer numbers continue to rebound across the state. Many areasContinue Reading…

Young Missouri deer hunters harvest 13,500+ during early season – Outdoor News Daily

Young Missouri deer hunters harvest 13,500+ during early season – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that young hunters ages 6 through 15 harvested 13,560 deer during Missouri’s early youth portion of the 2018 deer hunting season, which ran Oct. 27-28. Top counties for the early youth portion were Howell withContinue Reading…

Kentucky 2018 Deer Season Update – Outdoor News Daily

Kentucky 2018 Deer Season Update – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] FRANKFORT, Ky. — Many deer hunters rejoiced this past weekend over a break in a weather pattern that had been alternating between stifling heat and soaking rains. A cool down coincided with the two-day gun season for youth deer hunters. It also excited archery and crossbow hunters getting intoContinue Reading…

CWD found in new deer hunt area south of Kaycee – Outdoor News Daily

CWD found in new deer hunt area south of Kaycee – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] Cheyenne – The Wyoming Game and Fish Department confirmed a buck deer has tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Deer Hunt Area 169. The deer was harvested south of Kaycee. CWD has previously been documented in neighboring deer hunt areas. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department isContinue Reading…

Black powder offers early shot at Arkansas whitetails – Outdoor News Daily

Black powder offers early shot at Arkansas whitetails – Outdoor News Daily

[ad_1] LITTLE ROCK – Deer hunting with a muzzleloader in Arkansas offers a chance to harvest a deer earlier than any other method other than archery. This year’s season opens Saturday, Oct. 20, in nearly every deer zone in Arkansas and will continue through Oct. 28. Brad Carner, the chiefContinue Reading…