Squirrel Season opens October 1

MS Dept. of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks

JACKSON – The 2016 – 2017 Mississippi fall squirrel season opens on October 1, 2016 and closes February 28, 2017. The special youth squirrel season is September 24 – September 30 on private … Read more

Off-road vehicles bring fun, hazards

By Leslie Burger
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Speeding along a wooded trail on a bright, chilly morning can bring a lot of enjoyment and excitement. And it sure is a lot easier getting to that back-country deer blind … Read more

What you need to know about game cameras

By Jacob Dykes
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Hunters love new gadgets that are supposed to help them find and harvest more game, but most of this gear falls short of delivering on its promise.

Game cameras, also known … Read more

Hunting leases earn landowners income

By Daryl Jones
Natural Resource Enterprises
MSU Extension Service

There are several things landowners should consider before allowing people to use or rent their land for recreation, such as hunting and fishing.

Important considerations include drafting a legal lease, addressing … Read more

Women take aim at bow hunting action

By Mary Grace Eppes
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Many Mississippi bow hunters eagerly await the first hunt of the season and each year, more of those hunters are women.

Katie Pepper of Canton, a former Mississippi State University … Read more