Tag: Hunters Helping the Hungry

  • Hunters Helping the Hungry meat processors accepting deer donations

    Hunters Helping the Hungry meat processors accepting deer donations

    Hunters may begin donating deer to the Hunters Helping the Hungry program at seven processor locations around the state. The participating meat processors are: Amherst – Belschner Custom Meats; Norfolk – R&M Meats; North Platte – Kelley’s Custom Pack; Table Rock – Den’s Country Meats; Franklin – Franklin Locker; Ulysses – The Butchery; and Lindsay […]

  • Hunters Helping the Hungry receives Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Grant

    Hunters Helping the Hungry receives Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Grant

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Hunters Helping the Hungry has received a $10,000 grant award from Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund to aid the program in helping Nebraskans in need. These funds will be used to cover some deer processing costs, supplementing cash donations. Additional cash donations from individuals and businesses still are needed to […]

  • List of Hunters Helping the Hungry meat processors changes

    List of Hunters Helping the Hungry meat processors changes

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Hunters in south-central Nebraska wanting to participate in the Hunters Helping the Hungry program will have one less meat processor available to them during the November firearm deer season. Steakmaster Inc. of Elwood is not accepting deer. Hunters wishing to donate deer to the program during the Nov. 14-22 season can do […]

  • November firearm deer harvest slightly higher than last year

    November firearm deer harvest slightly higher than last year

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Deer harvest during the 2019 November firearm season in Nebraska is 2% ahead last year’s pace. During the nine-day season, there were 43,346 deer taken, compared to 42,466 in 2018. Mule deer buck harvest decreased 9%, with 7,172 taken, compared to 7,925 in 2018. The average age of mule deer bucks is […]

  • Hunters Helping the Hungry greatly needs cash donations

    Hunters Helping the Hungry greatly needs cash donations

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Hunters Helping the Hungry (HHH) program has received two grants that will fund processing of 36 donated deer in 2019, but cash donations to support the program are greatly needed. Thanks to a $2,500 grant from the Cabela’s Outdoor Fund and a $750 grant from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation – […]

  • Firearm deer season opens Nov. 10

    Firearm deer season opens Nov. 10

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Nebraska’s nine-day firearm deer season opens Nov. 10, giving individuals an opportunity to share a hunt with family or friends. As of Nov. 5, deer permits remain in the following management units: Blue Southeast, Buffalo Whitetail, Calamus East, Calamus West, Keya Paha, Loup East, Loup West, Missouri, Plains, and Platte Whitetail. The […]

  • New Hunters Helping the Hungry processor in Bayard

    New Hunters Helping the Hungry processor in Bayard

    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission reminds hunters that the Hunters Helping the Hungry (HHH) program has participating meat processors located across the state. The newest addition to the list of participating processors is JM Pack in Bayard. JM Pack is the new operator of the locker that participated at that location […]