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Farmers can earn $10,000 in Cooperative Dove Field Program; enrollment period extended to March 10

Farmers can earn extra money and support Kentucky’s hunting heritage by participating in the Cooperative Dove Field Program offered by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. The program leases privately owned and managed fields for public dove hunting in the fall. Enrollment is open through March 10. “This creative program gives our farmers an additional income opportunity, and...

Cooperative Dove Field Program offered by Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources

Farmers can earn extra money and support Kentucky’s hunting heritage by participating in the Cooperative Dove Field Program offered by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. The program leases privately owned and managed fields for public dove hunting in the fall. Enrollment is open through March 1. “Landowners may earn up to $10,000 in the Cooperative Dove Field Program,” said...

Kentucky farmers can earn extra cash by enrolling in Fish and Wildlife Cooperative Dove Field Program

Kentucky farmers can earn some much-needed extra cash by enrolling in the Cooperative Dove Field Program. Enrollment is underway and continues through March 1. The Cooperative Dove Field Program pays landowners to lease fields on their property for public dove hunting. “Landowners may earn up to $10,000 in the Cooperative Dove Field Program,” said Wes Little, migratory bird biologist for the Kentucky...

Lake Beshear boat ramp reopens; enrollment open for state’s Cooperative Dove Field Program

The boat ramp at Lake Beshear in Caldwell County has reopened following a renovation project. Work will continue this week on a courtesy dock at the ramp. The ramp closed Nov. 30, 2015. Employees of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources replaced the single-lane asphalt ramp with a 14-foot concrete ramp that extends farther and deeper into the water. The ramp is located off KY 2066. The...

Cooperative Dove Field Program pays state landowners to lease fields for dove hunting

Kentucky farmers can earn much-needed extra cash by enrolling in the Cooperative Dove Field Program. Enrollment is currently underway and continues until March 1.   The Cooperative Dove Field Program pays landowners to lease fields on their property for public dove hunting.   “Landowners may earn up to $10,000 in the Cooperative Dove Field Program,” Rocky Pritchert, migratory...