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6,585 deer harvested during antlerless portion

6,585 deer harvested during antlerless portion

By Missouri Department of Conservation

Preliminary data shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 6,585 deer during the antlerless portion of the fall firearms deer season, Nov. 30 to Dec. 2.

Top harvest counties were Callaway with 261, Osage with 201, and Pike with 193 deer checked. Last year’s harvest total was 7,773.

Archery deer hunting continues through Jan. 15, 2019. The alternative methods portion runs Dec. 22 through Jan. 1, 2019.

Find current ongoing preliminary harvest totals by season, county, and type of deer here.

Harvest summaries from past years is available here.

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