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Harvest SD

Hunt - Cook - Share 

Welcome to Harvest South Dakota! Thank you for your interest in these classes!

Harvest South Dakota is a comprehensive multi-class series for novice hunters and anglers with an emphasis on ethics, stewardship, community, and quality local food.  These classes provide students with the skills to hunt or fish, process, and cook their quarry.

Here is a run down regarding who these classes are for and what is needed for registration:

  • Novice hunters and/or anglers of 18+ years of age.
  • Students who are dedicated to attending all course work established during registration.
  • Students will be asked to purchase their own hunting/fishing licenses.
  • All students in the specifically hunting series will have to pass a preliminary background check in order to handle firearms.

Sioux Falls Harvest SD

May 18, 2018

  • Location: The Outdoor Campus
  • 6-9 p.m.
  • All aspects of fishing in SD will be covered. This includes gear, fish ID, location, conservation, etc. We will have a fisheries biologist on hand to for discussion and to answer questions.

May 20, 2018

  • Location: The Outdoor Campus
  • 9 a.m. - noon
  • This is our cleaning and cooking segment. You will learn how to clean, store, transport, and cook a few recipes.

June 3, 2018

  • Fishing field trip
  • 9 a.m. - noon
  • We will meet at a local body of water and use what we have learned.  Location chosen during class.
  • More fishing trips will be planned after completion of the course.

Register Here for the Sioux Falls Harvest SD

Rapid City Harvest SD

May 3, 2018

  • Location: The Outdoor Campus - West
  • 5:30-8p.m.
  • All about fly fishing casting and cooking your catch.

May 10, 2018

  • Location: The Outdoor Campus - West
  • 5:30-8p.m.
  • Fly fishing equipment and casting

May 11, 2018

  • Location: The Outdoor Campus - West
  • 5:30-8p.m.
  • Conservation and management and Fly's

May 12, 2018

  • Location: Field day at the stream
  • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

May 26, 2018

  • Location: Field day at the stream
  • 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Register Here for the Rapid City Harvest SD

For questions regarding classes in Sioux Falls, please contact Jason  Nelson at 605-362-3524. 
For classes in Rapid City, please contact Luke Mickelson at 605-394-2538.