As deer hunting season approaches, small venison processors are under pressure as Minnesota begins regulating an industry by requiring operators to obtain licenses and meet other requirements.

This news story inspired the animated short video below.

The news story garnered attention across the region as a new law, implemented Aug. 1, may mean unintended consequences for the processors.

Read the news story:Minnesota cracking down on garage venison processors

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About Quirky Tales

A digital animation collaboration between Forum Communications Co. and award-winning motion design artist Richard Borge.

Borge grew up in Fargo, N.D., attended college in Moorhead, Minn., and Tucson, Ariz., and now lives and works in New York City, where he works on editorial and corporate advertising projects, covering both illustration and motion design components.

The animations are published on more than 20 Forum Communications' websites.