Kansas City, Mo. – Deer hunters in the Kansas City and St Joseph areas can donate venison to the needy through the Share the Harvest program, administered by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and the Conservation Federation of Missouri. This statewide program allows hunters with extra venison to provide healthy food to be distributed by a local charitable agency.
Hunters can donate venison at Kansas City and St. Joseph locations
Approved processors in or near the Kansas City and St. Joseph areas include: Clark’s Custom Meat Co., St. Joseph in Buchanan County; Peculiar Meats, Peculiar in Cass County; The Store, Raytown in Jackson County; Alewel’s Country Meats, Warrensburg in Johnson County; Gilbert Meat Locker, Holden in Johnson County; Alma Meats, Alma in Lafayette County; Higginsville Processing Plant, Higginsville in Lafayette County, and Hadlers Locker Plant, Wellington in Lafayette County.
A complete list of all approved Share the Harvest processors in all counties is available in MDC’s 2015 Fall Deer & Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet, available at MDC offices and nature centers. The booklet is also available where hunting permits are sold and online at http://on.mo.gov/1OmlgHy.
MDC also provides a free MO Hunting mobile app for digital devices athttp://mdc.mo.gov/mobile/