Deer management workshops set
Landowners, sportsmen, and professionals can learn techniques to manage Mississippi’s white-tailed deer population during four upcoming workshops.
Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks with Mississippi State University’s (MSU) Extension Service and the College of Forest Resources will offer the two-day workshops in Starkville and Biloxi.
The first set of workshops is July 12 and 13 at Thompson Hall on MSU’s Starkville campus. The second set of workshops is Aug. 9 and 10 at MSU’s Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi.
Participants may attend either both days or one day. All workshops begin at 9 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. Coffee and snacks will be available at 8:30 a.m. and the program will begin promptly at 9 a.m.
Topics include camera survey setup, deer nutrition, food plots, deer habitat, deer ecology, harvest management, hunter recruitment, camera survey picture analysis, science of harvesting deer, scoring antlers, how to age deer, wild pig management and butchering and meat handling.
Continuing education credit hours are available for Continuing Forestry Education, Mississippi Professional Logger Program, Certified Wildlife Biologist Renewal/Professional Development, and Certified Crop Adviser.
Registration is $95 per day or $180 for each two-day session and includes class materials, lunch and a T-shirt or cap.
For more information or to register online, visit www.cfr.msstate.edu/workshops/deer2013 or call 662-325-3133.
- Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)
- Click to print (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)
- Click to Press This! (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)
- Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)
About Floyd Ingram
- Sundancer crosses 2016 Solar Car Challenge finish line July 23, 2016
- EDITORIAL: Support for Solar Car July 22, 2016
- Cunningham earns ICC scholarship July 25, 2016
- ETHAN TURNER: A note to the fans July 26, 2016
- Weston Reed Foundation to offer free physicals July 26, 2016
- Houlka’s Tyreque Reed name Legion MVP July 28, 2016
- County, city seek road costs for three streets July 28, 2016
- ICC valedictorian, salutatorian scholars named. July 27, 2016
- Mississippi Showcase features local baseball talent July 27, 2016
- FLOYD INGRAM: Solar racers make us Houston proud July 27, 2016
- Jim Garth Horn: Did I miss it or is there anywhere in the article ...
- Americasgone: They have a "no guns" sign on their door. If the...
- Americasgone: This has to be a joke. They have good employees an...
- Jessica Lacy: Leadershipprovides with the opportunity to lead. E...
- a: Cars with tags from 12 different counties can rout...
- RT @wcbiweather: The heat index has surpassed 100 in many spots today. Stay cool out there! #mswx #alwx #wcbi http://t.co/Lt2LRZTDcm 3 years ago
- RT @dennisseid: OSHA: 24 work-related deaths in Miss. last year http://t.co/lgEYYtK7ZR 3 years ago
- Speech pathologists work to better communication skills | Monroe Journal http://t.co/lyHLvb0OS1 3 years ago
- Mumford & Sons bassist has blood clot on brain http://t.co/4xNLMhxaif 3 years ago
- Mobile home fire claims one | Itawamba Times http://t.co/FHouwxbnsp 3 years ago