The Nebraska Fur Harvesters will be at the annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo at Ponca State Park, September 18th and 19th, 2021.
With over 90 hands-on activities featuring outdoor education, sports and recreation, there is something for everyone to touch, see and do. Guided shuttles run continuously to three locations within the park — Resource & Education Center, Eric Wiebe Shooting Complex & Riverfront.
The Missouri River Outdoor Expo is the largest outdoor expo in the Midwest. Thousands of people visit yearly.
This free family friendly weekend is made possible through the support of generous sponsors, educational exhibitors, over hundreds of dedicated volunteers, and thousands of visitors.
There has been a change of location this year. We will now be hosting our 2021 State Trapping Convention at the Dawson County Fairgrounds in Lexington, Nebraska September 24th & 25th. Vendors, at this time, we ask that if you have questions, please contact Monte Arnold at 308-222-0227.
The Nebraska Fur Harvesters Association Spring Meeting will be held on Saturday April 17th, 2021 at 1:00pm in Albion, in the basement of the Cornerstone Bank.
There will be lots to discuss. All members in good standing are encouraged to come and share your opinions and vote.
The Cornerstone Bank is located at 240 S 3rd St in Albion.
Follow this link for a google map view and directions.
See you there!
Due to the state of the Covid-19, out break of new cases in Lincoln County and the restrictions placed on us by the local health department we have decided to cancel the 2020 convention in North Platte.
It was not an easy decision and it was not taken lightly.
Plans are to have it in North Platte next September 24th and 25th.
Thank you for your understanding.
At the spring meeting held August 2 in Albion, it was decided that the convention should still be held in North Platte. This decision was unanimously voted on by the attending members at the meeting. The convention is still contingent upon the approval of our event plan by the West Central District Health Department.
Please keep checking the facebook page and website for the most current information on the convention. Also, keep in mind, as these crazy times seem to change day-by-day, current events of the day could cause the convention to be cancelled up to the day of.
Spring meeting will be held in Albion at Fuller Park. Sunday August 2nd, 2020, at 1 pm.
Fuller Park is located at 1101 south 11th street in Albion
People can head West on Fairview street off of highway 39 Or South on 11th off of highway 91 and will run into it. Southwest corner of town.
The NFH Spring Banquet has been cancelled. We are still planning on having the spring meeting at a different place and date. Please check back here for further details on the location of the spring meeting.
In a textbook example of management by science – not emotion, The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission approved removing river otters from the threatened and endangered species list in the state.
It was determined that the population of otters in the state would support being removed from the threatened and endangered species list. Nebraska trappers are still hopeful that someday there will be a season on otters in some form, and this action paves the way to that goal.
You can read the full article on the Lincoln Journal Star Website here.
You can also read a little bit about a study that UNL did on the abundance of river otters in Nebraska by clicking this link.
It has come to the attention of John Daniel, NTA President, that someone is calling NTA members and attempting to gain their card info and selling them and asking them to upgrade their memberships. This is a scam, this is not the NTA.