The Missouri Conservation Commission has approved 2018-19 turkey-hunting and deer-hunting season dates, as follows.
Spring and fall turkey hunting:
Spring youth portion: April 7-8
Regular spring turkey season: April 16 through May 6
Fall firearms turkey season: Oct. 1-31
Archery deer and turkey hunting: Sept. 15 through Nov. 9 and Nov. 21 through Jan. 15, 2019
Firearms deer hunting:
Firearms deer early youth portion: Oct. 27-28
Firearms deer November portion: Nov. 10-20
Firearms deer late youth portion: Nov. 23-25
Firearms deer antlerless portion: Nov. 30 through Dec. 2
Firearms deer alternative methods portion: Dec. 22 through Jan. 1, 2019
Details on hunting regulations, harvest limits, allowed methods, required permits and other related information will be available in the Missouri Department of Conservation's "2018 Spring Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information" and the "2018 Fall Deer & Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information" booklets. Both will be available where permits are sold prior to the related seasons.