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KANSAS FIREARMS DEER SEASON OPENS NOVEMBER 28
DEER MEAT A DELICACY IF PROPERLY HANDLED
SAFARI CLUB DONATES $3,000 TO KANSAS FARMERS AND HUNTERS FEEDING THE HUNGRYUSDA OFFERS $257 MILLION FOR CONSERVATION SECURITY PROGRAM Read More


KANSAS FIREARMS DEER SEASON OPENS NOVEMBER 28

Hunters gear up for traditional opening day PRATT -- The 2007 Kansas firearms deer season runs Wednesday, Nov. 28, through Sunday, Dec. 9, and hunters are sighting in their rifles and practicing their shooting skills in anticipation of one of the state's favorite hunting seasons. Deer are plentiful, and a good season is expected. The first ... Read More


DEER MEAT A DELICACY IF PROPERLY HANDLED

Cooled quickly, venison is great-tasting, healthy food PRATT -- For deer hunters, taking a deer is a satisfying adrenalin rush, often culminating several weeks of practice, scouting, and preparation. However, once the deer is down and tagged and photos snapped, the real work begins -- caring for the meat. No matter the weather, cooling a dee ... Read More


SAFARI CLUB DONATES $3,000 TO KANSAS FARMERS AND HUNTERS FEEDING THE HUNGRY

International organization aids local efforts WICHITA -- The Chisholm Trail Chapter of Safari Club International (SCI) recently donated $3,000 to the Kansas Chapter of Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry (FHFH). The donation will help Kansas FHFH pay for processing of wild game for distribution through local food banks. This provides hunt ... Read More


USDA OFFERS $257 MILLION FOR CONSERVATION SECURITY PROGRAM

Next signup for landowners in early 2008 WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Agriculture Department (USDA) Acting Secretary Chuck Conner has announced that nearly $257 million in Conservation Security Program (CSP) payments are being readied for all 19,393 contracts with eligible landowners and producers. Wildlife conservation aspects of CSP are designed ... Read More