The National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic will be celebrating its 30th anniversary when the 130,000 member nonprofit is at the Minneapolis Convention Center February 15-17, 2013. The last time the event was in Minnesota was 2008.
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Dayton goes birdless in pheasant opener
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