The Missouri Department of Conservation is reporting the following deer harvests in Madison County of 1498 as of 11:00 a.m. December 7, 2009.
Missouri has two deer hunting seasons: Firearms and archery. The archery season is in two segments, and the firearms season consists of five portions: Urban, youth only, November, muzzleloader and antlerless only.
Hunters took 238,819 deer in the 2008 firearms season (statewide). The future remains bright for Missouri deer hunters.