Kentucky Deer Hunters Have Record-Setting 2015 Deer Season


By Jake Hofer

Kentucky deer hunters set a new total harvest record this 2015-2016 deer season.

The Kentucky deer season is open until January 18th, but hunters across the state have set a new harvest total record. As of December 23rd, hunters checked in 150, 569 deer which topples the former 2013 record of 144,409 deer.

It’s said that January brings in around 1,500 additional deer, so the final tally will sit around 152,000 total deer checked in.

State deer program director Gabe Jenkins stated, “It’s our highest harvest on record which is great. The herd is healthy and deer are …read more

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