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Exciting news for kids who hunt

Post by Pydpiper » Thu Feb 14, 2008 7:25 am

My son subscribes to a magazine called "Extreme Jakes", a hunting magazine designed for kids. Anyhow, it says the MNR is launching a special spring season for youths, the date is yet to be announced for Ontario.
Most Provence's (as well as many states) are doing this, what makes Ontario different is that the hunt is not limited to bearded turkeys, looks like hens are going to be fair game too.
What an excellent way to introduce kids to a sport, give them their own season and at the same time start cutting down the numbers of the hens.
I highly doubt they will interrupt the normal season to do this, so it looks like our MNR has found a way to reduce numbers, introduce kids to a sport all at the same time. Bravo!
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Post by Normous » Thu Feb 14, 2008 8:09 am

Great news all around for youth and hunting opportunities.
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Post by bait pile willie » Thu Feb 14, 2008 8:48 am

its about time,several states have been doing this for a few yyr. the should also include a deer hunt to.remember the kid tat shot the huge nontypical a few yrs ago.lets hope the mnr is finally coming around.

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Post by Fergie10 » Thu Feb 14, 2008 12:03 pm

i wonder what the age limit is

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Post by Crockett&boon » Thu Feb 14, 2008 12:49 pm

great news
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Post by DropTine » Thu Feb 14, 2008 9:44 pm

Whats the age limit? I'm still a kid :)
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Post by Fergie10 » Thu Feb 14, 2008 11:49 pm

lol thats why i asked haha

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