[DNR] Register now to learn deer hunting basicsby Department of Natural Resources on August 6, 2014
Registration is open for a free DNR program that teaches participants how to hunt white-tailed deer in Indiana.
Hunt, Fish, Eat starts Aug. 19 in Indianapolis and Aug. 27 in Bloomington. The program is a four-session series, with an optional fifth session. Sessions are once a week and offer hands-on learning in a safe environment.
Hunt, Fish, Eat helps new hunters ages 18 and older to improve their self-reliance skills and to learn to harvest a delicious source of fresh, local meat.
Curriculum will focus on laws and regulations, firearms and safety, locating a hunting spot, tracking and field dressing your harvest, and handling and preparing your venison for the table.
Each session includes an opportunity to sample venison recipes from instructors and examine a variety of hunting gear and resources.
Participants should attend all sessions. All equipment is provided.
Register at dnr.IN.gov/fishwild/7548.htm.
A promotional video is at http://youtu.be/nb7GVIidKRg.