Before you go on your hunt, have your deer venison processor in mind. With the warm temps this weekend, you'll want to get there quickly.

Here's a list of suggested deer meat processing places in this area, in no particular order:

  1. McDonalds Meats
    8601 Main Ave
    Clear Lake, MN 55319
    Phone: (320) 743-2311
  2. 17 W Minnesota St
    Saint Joseph, MN 56374
    Phone: (320) 363-7335
  3. Manea's Meats
    114 2nd Ave N
    Sauk Rapids, MN 56379
    Phone: (320) 253-8683
  4. T & R Meat Processing
    105 Pine St
    Clearwater, MN 55320
    Phone: (320) 558-6390
  5. Von Hanson's Meat Market
    105 Waite Ave N
    Waite Park, MN 56387
    Phone: (320) 258-2225
  6. Schrupp’s Meats & Seafood
    216 James St. W.
    Paynesville, MN 56362
    Phone: (320) 243-3793
  7. Thielen Meats
    310 North Main Street
    Pierz, MN 56364
    (320) 468-6616

Be sure and call ahead to make sure of their hours and availability!