Conditions ripe for hunting
Published 10/16/2010, The Daily Republic
South Dakota will be swelling with hunters today, stomping through fields to chase roughly 8.65 million pheasants. Based on the crop harvest, hunters should be ecstatic compared to last year. As of Oct. 10 — the most recent South Dakota weekly crop report — the state’s grain harvest was well beyond last year’s progress. That means the birds have fewer places to hide.Word count: 634
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