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Wild Rice Harvest License License

The license information below is specific to the state of Minnesota.


Harvesting wild rice is open to Minnesota residents and nonresidents All harvesters are required to be licensed unless they are residents under 18 years of age and accompanied by a licensed harvester

Online Application.

Licensing Authority

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
500 Lafayette Road
St. Paul, MN 55155

Phone: (651) 296-6157

Data is collected by the Department of Employment and Economic Development.