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Shed Hunting Opportunities in Nevada

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017

Shed Hunting Opportunities in Nevada

Shed antler hunting is a great hobby that gets families out into Nevada’s vast expanses during late winter and early spring, but those who wish to hunt sheds have a duty to do it responsibly and legally, in order to minimize stress on winter-weakened wildlife and avoid impacts on animal’s habitat. This week we sit down with Chief Game Warden Tyler Turnipseed and Aaron Keller, outdoor educator,...

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The Wild Sheep Show

Posted by on Jan 6, 2017

The Wild Sheep Show

The Wild Sheep Show is January 19-21 in Reno. It is the largest outdoor show dedicated to wild sheep, and it’s coordinated by the Wild Sheep Foundation. This show is held in conjunction with the Youth Wildlife Conservation Experience, an interactive wildlife education program aimed at children and youth—who represent the future of wildlife and outdoor sports. This week we sit down with Ryan...

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Benefits of Eating Wild Game

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016

Benefits of Eating Wild Game

The quality of food in America is a source of concern for many people. Hormones, artificial ingredients and added sugars make much of the food we eat less healthy than we would like it to be. There is a source of pure, natural animal protein available to anyone who buys a hunting or fishing license. This meat is not only healthy, it can be delicious and a culinary treat like nothing else you’ve...

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Gift Ideas for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Posted by on Dec 9, 2016

Gift Ideas for Outdoor Enthusiasts

It can be a challenge to buy Christmas gifts for outdoor enthusiasts, like hunters and anglers, especially if you are not an avid sportsman yourself. This week, we sit down with Aaron Meier, NDOWs publication manager, and Aaron Keller, Nevada’s hunter education coordinator, to talk about Christmas gifts for the sporting enthusiast in your life....

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Cooking a Wild-to-Table Thanksgiving

Posted by on Nov 24, 2016

Cooking a Wild-to-Table Thanksgiving

Today is Thanksgiving and in this special, encore show, Edwin and Teresa sit down to discuss alternative meats to compliment or even replace that traditional Thanksgiving turkey with Lara Ritchie, a chef from Nothing To It Culinary Institute in Reno. Nothing To It has been offering classes in cooking wild game in coordination with NDOW, and Lara offers up some ideas, alternative and tricks to...

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Protecting Hunting Heritage in Nevada

Posted by on Nov 11, 2016

Protecting Hunting Heritage in Nevada

This week, Edwin finishes his special, two-part podcast with Chief Game Warden Tyler Turnipseed. On this instalment, Edwin and Tyler talk about new technologies and advances in hunting equipment, including smart guns and sophisticated ammunition, that pose a potential threat to ethical hunting. They also discuss how the public can help protect Nevada’s long, important hunting heritage....

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