Are you ready to fill your freezer with fresh venison? I sure am! Its just August but November will be here before I know it. Though the weather is still hot and humid here in Virginia, the mornings are starting to be cool. Makes me long for hunting season. Especially when I see big bucks feeding in freshly bushhogged fields! Here in the section of the Commonwealth where I hunt, we have the earn a buck program. This regulation is not my favorite however I don’t complain when I get the chance to a fresh doe in the freezer.
Maine is currently accepting applications for their any-deer (otherwise known as anterless) lottery. Many states use a lottery system for their tags. Be sure to check out application information before the September 8th deadline. There is no charge to apply. Good luck!
“Deadline reminder to those who wish to apply for 2017 any-deer (antlerless) permit lottery!”
“Applications will be accepted online until 11:59 p.m. on August 15, 2017.”
“It is free to apply for the any-deer permit lottery. The drawing will be held on September 8, 2017 and results will be posted on the Department’s website.”