field to fork
field to fork
field to fork
field to fork


Field to Fork

  • Wednesday, October 2, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Sunday, October 20, 2019, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Upper Hudson River Valley QDMA Branch and Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga and Warren Counties present 


Harvest your own local meat

If you want the ultimate in free-range, antibiotic/ additive-free meat then sometimes you just have to do it yourself. This workshop will teach you deer hunting basics to help you live more sustainably. Eat wild. Eat natural.

For adults 18 and up. Firearms will be provided for workshop and during hunts. Experiences mentors will be available to guide course participants in their first hunts. 

Instruction will include: 

  • hunter education
  • license
  • hunting as it relates to conservation
  • understanding deer
  • making ethical shots
  • hunting essentials,
  • field game care
  • meat processing preservation
  • cooking venison.

Hunter Orientation: October 2nd and 16th 7-9PM

NYS Hunter Ex/ Range Day: October 20th 9AM-5PM

Huns will occur between November 16th and December 8th

Further detailed info available upon request

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Matt Ross
Assistant Director of Conservation. CQB/LF


Saratoga County 4-H Training & Education Center
556 Middle Line Road
Ballston Spa, NY 12020

Last updated August 28, 2019