Special deer hunts at Mahoney SP, Platte River SP, Schramm Park SRA

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is offering special antlerless deer hunting opportunities within Eugene T. Mahoney and Platte River state parks, as well as Schramm Park State Recreation Area. Successful applicants will be issued a special access permit that allows them to hunt antlerless deer in designated areas of a park… Continue reading Special deer hunts at Mahoney SP, Platte River SP, Schramm Park SRA

Archery And Crossbow Deer Hunting Seasons Open Sept. 18

Female Hunter With Her Bow Pulled Back....

Hunt Smart Hunt Safe This Deer Season MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is reminding hunters of their first opportunity to pursue deer this fall with the opening of the 2021 archery and crossbow deer seasons. These seasons run concurrently statewide from Sept. 18 to Jan. 9, 2022. The archery and crossbow… Continue reading Archery And Crossbow Deer Hunting Seasons Open Sept. 18

Remington Introduces Core-Lokt Tipped

Remington Ammunition has announced the next generation of Big Green’s iconic deer hunting ammunition, Core-Lokt. For generations, American hunters have relied on Core-Lokt to put meat on the table and mounts on the wall. Now Remington is proud to announce that The Deadliest Mushroom in the Woods is getting even deadlier. New Core-Lokt Tipped brings… Continue reading Remington Introduces Core-Lokt Tipped

DNR Urges Hunters To Use Treestand Harnesses This Fall

Hunters should always use a full-body harness, also known as a fall-arrest system, when hunting from a treestand. / Photo Credit: Wisconsin DNR

Follow Treestand Safety Tips For A Safe Season MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds those participating in the upcoming deer hunting season to use treestands safely. According to surveys, one-quarter of bowhunters have experienced a fall or near fall from an elevated stand. However, less than half of Wisconsin deer hunters… Continue reading DNR Urges Hunters To Use Treestand Harnesses This Fall

Hunters may enter lottery for deer hunting access on the central Platte

LINCOLN, Neb. – Hunters may enter a lottery to gain deer hunting access to Platte River Recreation Access lands in the central Platte River Valley, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. Forty-seven hunters will be chosen from a random drawing in early September and allowed to hunt deer on designated PRRA lands Nov.… Continue reading Hunters may enter lottery for deer hunting access on the central Platte

National Deer Association (NDA) Welcomes Fall Interns

The National Deer Association (NDA) recently welcomed two new interns for the second half of 2021. Benton Whitaker and Nicholas Belles will work closely with the NDA staff in a variety of areas to support and continue NDA’s mission. Both bring a unique skillset and diverse backgrounds that align directly with the NDA as an organization. “We… Continue reading National Deer Association (NDA) Welcomes Fall Interns

National Deer Association (NDA) Announces New Chief Development Officer

The National Deer Association (NDA) is pleased to announce Lauren Varner as the new Chief Development Officer (CDO). As CDO, Varner will have strategic oversight and operational responsibility for all aspects of philanthropic giving including special events, annual fund, major gifts, deferred gifts, corporate giving and foundation giving. Additionally, she will be responsible for all points of… Continue reading National Deer Association (NDA) Announces New Chief Development Officer

NDA Launches “Coffee & Deer” Podcast

The National Deer Association (NDA) is excited to announce the launch of a second podcast produced and hosted by the NDA staff. NDA’s “Coffee & Deer” will focus on hunting heritage and conservation issues, complementing NDA’s “Deer Season 365” podcast that digs into the details of deer hunting. NDA’s Coffee & Deer is available on… Continue reading NDA Launches “Coffee & Deer” Podcast

NDA Launches “Deer Season 365” Podcast

The National Deer Association (NDA) is excited to announce the launch of its first podcast produced and hosted by the NDA staff. NDA’s “Deer Season 365” will range through every aspect of deer hunting and management, from hunting strategy and habitat improvement to deer biology and behavior. Deer Season 365 is available on Apple Podcasts,… Continue reading NDA Launches “Deer Season 365” Podcast

Family from Murray wins Take ’em Hunting grand prize UTV

From left, Bob Allen, Nebraska Game and Parks commissioner; Jim Douglas, Game and Parks director; Rick Brandt, commissioner; Jody Hellbusch; Kaylee Hellbusch, 12; Leigh Hellbusch, winner of the Take 'em Hunting grand prize; Connor Hellbusch, 10; and Kent Kirchhoff, vice president of sales and marketing with AKRS Equipment, during a ceremony June 24, 2021, at the AKRS store in Gretna, Nebraska. | Jeff Kurrus, Nebraskaland, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

LINCOLN, Neb. — In their Take ’em Hunting selfie, Kaylee Hellbusch gives the camera a quiet, happy smile as her dad, Leigh, snaps the picture from their tree stand. On Thursday, the two smiled once more as the Hellbusch family accepted the Take ’em Hunting grand prize John Deere crossover utility vehicle, donated by AKRS… Continue reading Family from Murray wins Take ’em Hunting grand prize UTV