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Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
March 9, 2012
Firearms Safety classes offered in Stevens County
Firearms Safety Classes will be offered in Stevens County for youth and adults who have not yet received their certification. You must be at least 11 years old to take the classes. Receiving this safety certification meets your requirement for obtaining a hunting license in Minnesota...
March 9, 2012 - 10:28am
March 8, 2012
Wolf season proposal draws opponents
ST. PAUL -- Establishing wolf hunting and trapping seasons is popular among many at the Minnesota Legislature, but lawmakers are hearing from those who do not like the idea. So far, opponents have not slowed House and Senate bills from advancing. The latest vote came Tuesday, when...
March 8, 2012 - 10:47am
January 21, 2012
Minnesota deer harvest declines 7 percent in 2011
Lower deer populations and a windy first weekend of the firearms season resulted in Minnesota's deer harvest dropping 7 percent in 2011, according...
January 21, 2012 - 12:12am
January 6, 2012
Limited gray wolf season possible in 2012
Minnesota wildlife officials have begun to plan for a limited gray wolf hunting and trapping season in late 2012. This action follows last month's...
January 6, 2012 - 5:05pm
December 16, 2011
Spring turkey hunting applications accepted through Jan. 13
Twelve expanded permit areas will offer wild turkey hunters more flexibility and opportunity when they apply for the 2012 spring wild turkey...
December 16, 2011 - 3:01am
December 7, 2011
Preparing a venison meal, from field to table
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Venison is a versatile meat, and there is a certain pride that comes when you bring it home fresh from the hunt. The thrill of the hunt can continue at the dinner table if the game is handled properly along the way to prevent foodborne illness and ensure good flavor. As...
December 7, 2011 - 12:47am
December 5, 2011
For a second year, Lac qui Parle, Minn., wildlife refuge playing host to goose hunting
December 5, 2011 - 1:56pm
November 11, 2011
DNR investigating trumpeter swan deaths
Every fall, officials with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources warn waterfowl hunters to avoid mistakenly shooting trumpeter swans. Notices are printed in Minnesota's waterfowl hunting regulations and warning signs are posted on some lakes frequented by swans. Despite these...
November 11, 2011 - 12:53pm
Opening weekend deer harvest off slightly from last year
High winds. Low harvest. That's the story at the start of this year's firearms deer hunting season, which opened Saturday, Nov. 5. Lou Cornicelli, wildlife research manager for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), said hunters registered approximately 73,000 deer...
November 11, 2011 - 12:47pm
November 3, 2011
Top 10 most common firearms deer season hunting violations
With Minnesota's firearms deer season getting underway on Saturday, Nov. 5, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) approximately...
November 3, 2011 - 8:53am
November 1, 2011
Minnesota Artist Joseph Hautman Wins 2011 Federal Duck Stamp Contest
Joseph Hautman, an artist from Plymouth, Minn., is the winner of the 2011 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest. The announcement was made Saturday...
November 1, 2011 - 12:52am
October 28, 2011
Deer hunters urged to buy license early
With nearly 500,000 firearms deer hunters in the state, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is encouraging hunters to purchase their licenses early to avoid long lines and any system issues associated with the high sales volume. Minnesota's 2011 firearms deer season...
October 28, 2011 - 4:08pm
Deer hunters get convenience with phone, Internet game registration
Minnesota hunters can register their deer by phone or Internet, a handy option that eliminates driving to a big game registration station. By calling 888-706-6367 or visiting DNR website and providing the nine-digit harvest registration number printed on the deer license, a hunter...
October 28, 2011 - 4:07pm
October 27, 2011
DNR expects good season for Minnesota deer hunters
Hunters who venture into fields and forests for Minnesota's firearms deer season can expect a good deer season and ample hunting opportunities,...
October 27, 2011 - 8:59am
October 26, 2011
2012 Minnesota NWTF Chapter Handmade Call Making Contest
The Minnesota State Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) is inviting all turkey call makers throughout the state to enter into the Minnesota NWTF Handmade Call Contest which will be held at the Crown Plaza Hotel in St. Paul MN during the NWTF State Convention, Saturday,...
October 26, 2011 - 11:19am