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Minnesota deer farmers fear they'll be cast as 'villain' in talks... - Duluth News Tribune
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Minnesota deer farmers fear they'll be cast as 'villain' in talks...  Duluth News Tribune

ST. PAUL -- As state lawmakers took up their first conversations about re-writing state law to stop the spread of a deadly disease in deer, cervid farmers said they ...


Hunters, hikers debate proposed hunting season changes - Sacramento Bee
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 14:04:00 GMT
Hunters, hikers debate proposed hunting season changes  Sacramento Bee

Gutted deer often hang from the porch of Karen Parsons' bed-and-breakfast each fall, and those carcasses, she said, are good for business.


Minnesota deer farm owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's... - Duluth News Tribune
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Minnesota deer farm owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's...  Duluth News Tribune

MERRIFIELD, Minn. —Frustrations boiled over during a tense meeting between Minnesota Department of Natural Resources spokespeople and concerned ...


Game farmer says loss of deer like losing family - Gazettextra
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Game farmer says loss of deer like losing family  Gazettextra

JANESVILLE. Henry was like a member of the family. Daniel Deegan bought the whitetail buck with his father and brother nine years ago. They were starting a ...


Deer farmers fear they'll be cast as 'villain' in talks about beating fatal disease - Southernminn.com
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Deer farmers fear they'll be cast as 'villain' in talks about beating fatal disease  Southernminn.com

ST. PAUL — As state lawmakers took up their first conversations about re-writing state law to stop the spread of a deadly disease in deer, cervid farmers said ...


Minnesota's largest deer hunting group targets deer farms for... - AG Week
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Minnesota's largest deer hunting group targets deer farms for...  AG Week

ST. PAUL — Minnesota's largest deer hunting group has taken an aggressive stance toward captive deer farms as it seeks to contain a the spread of chronic ...


State Agencies Step Back From Walker-Era CWD Regulations - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
State Agencies Step Back From Walker-Era CWD Regulations  Wisconsin Public Radio News

Wisconsin natural resources and agriculture officials say they'll start from scratch on regulations to slow the spread of chronic wasting disease between wild and ...


Deer farmer owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's off... - Brainerd Dispatch
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Deer farmer owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's off...  Brainerd Dispatch

MERRIFIELD—Frustrations boiled over during a tense meeting between Minnesota Department of Natural Resources spokespeople and concerned hunters at ...


No consensus on CWD management as bills take aim at deer farms - Lillie News
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:03:58 GMT
No consensus on CWD management as bills take aim at deer farms  Lillie News

file photo The Legislature is looking at ways to combat chronic wasting disease in deer, but finding consensus in how to do so is proving difficult. courtesy of ...


Hunters, hikers debate proposed changes to Pa. hunting season - Philly.com
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Hunters, hikers debate proposed changes to Pa. hunting season  Philly.com

The Pennsyvania Game Commission will soon vote on whether to change the opening day of deer season while a state senator from Erie hopes to lift the ban on ...


Field reports: Some deer will die as winter snows pile up - Duluth News Tribune
Sat, 02 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Field reports: Some deer will die as winter snows pile up  Duluth News Tribune

If you've screamed uncle after shoveling in recent weeks, just imagine what the Northland's whitetail deer are going through. Snow on the ground is a yard deep ...


Evers budget has no new move against chronic wasting disease - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Evers budget has no new move against chronic wasting disease  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

MADISON – Democratic Gov. Tony Evers' state budget doesn't propose any new strategies to fight chronic wasting disease despite years of demands from his ...


CWD Spreads On Deer And Elk Farms As Wisconsin's Control Efforts Stumble - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
CWD Spreads On Deer And Elk Farms As Wisconsin's Control Efforts Stumble  Wisconsin Public Radio News

Rapidly growing numbers of cases of chronic wasting disease are appearing on deer and elk farms and hunting ranches in Wisconsin at the same time the state ...


Deer farm both hobby and business for one family - Effingham Daily News
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer farm both hobby and business for one family  Effingham Daily News

Whitetail deer are normally the foe of the Illinois farmer, eating plants and damaging property.


Once a month, 12 people are allowed to help feed some of Elgin's largest residents — the Lords Park Zoo bison - Chicago Tribune
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 22:05:00 GMT
Once a month, 12 people are allowed to help feed some of Elgin's largest residents — the Lords Park Zoo bison  Chicago Tribune

Lords Park Zoo in Elgin allow 12 people every month to help feed the three bison who call the 110-acre zoo home.


Chronic wasting disease is a growing threat. Here’s what deer hunters and lawmakers want to do about it. - St. Paul Pioneer Press
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Chronic wasting disease is a growing threat. Here’s what deer hunters and lawmakers want to do about it.  St. Paul Pioneer Press

A coalition of Democratic lawmakers and deer hunting groups on Monday rolled out a sweeping series of proposals to address the growing threat of chronic ...


The Truth About Zombie Deer & A CWD Cure - North American Whitetail Magazine
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Truth About Zombie Deer & A CWD Cure  North American Whitetail Magazine

With 'zombie deer' headlines going viral and Chronic Wasting Disease suddenly making front-page news, Dr. Deer sounded off on the topic. - North American ...


Looking To Slow CWD, DNR Board OKs Fencing Requirements For Deer Farms - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Looking To Slow CWD, DNR Board OKs Fencing Requirements For Deer Farms  Wisconsin Public Radio News

The Natural Resources Board has unanimously approved an emergency rule that requires more fencing for deer farms in Wisconsin. Earlier this year, Gov.


The Deer Plague: An Inside Look at the Fight to Stop Chronic Wasting Disease - Outdoor Life
Tue, 08 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
The Deer Plague: An Inside Look at the Fight to Stop Chronic Wasting Disease  Outdoor Life

Chronic wasting disease is one of the greatest threats to wild deer, but after twenty years of research, biologists, hunters, and wildlife managers aren't any closer ...


Owners were paid $52,000 for depopulation of their planned Bayfield County deer farm - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Owners were paid $52,000 for depopulation of their planned Bayfield County deer farm  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Twenty-two deer at the planned Bayfield County shooting facility were killed after chronic wasting disease was found in the source herd in Washington County.


Education effort: Eau Claire County deer farm owners try to shed light on industry - Leader-Telegram
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Education effort: Eau Claire County deer farm owners try to shed light on industry  Leader-Telegram

FALL CREEK — For Dan and Jane Brown, the discovery of a deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease in Eau Claire County this spring was a call to.


Local deer farm owner looking to raise awareness - WJAC Johnstown
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Local deer farm owner looking to raise awareness  WJAC Johnstown

Bob Stepien has owned The White Tail Paradise Buck Farm in Mineral Point for 13 years. At first, he tried raising the deer to sell but now they are like family.


I'm not a hunter, but I like deer meat. Where can I buy venison in central Pa.? - York Daily Record
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
I'm not a hunter, but I like deer meat. Where can I buy venison in central Pa.?  York Daily Record

If you need your venison fix but your freezer is empty, a York County deer farm can get you through the year.


Dollars & scents: Pa. deer-urine farms threatened by disease - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Dollars & scents: Pa. deer-urine farms threatened by disease  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

There's a small chance that doe urine-based scents could spread chronic wasting disease but it's scaring some hunters.


Northern Wisconsin Counties Exploring Local Control Of Deer Farms - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Northern Wisconsin Counties Exploring Local Control Of Deer Farms  Wisconsin Public Radio News

Northern Wisconsin counties are exploring what steps they might take to protect deer from chronic wasting disease. Local governments are examining their ...


Hundreds Of Escapes From State Deer Farms Reported Since 2013 - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Hundreds Of Escapes From State Deer Farms Reported Since 2013  Wisconsin Public Radio News

Hundreds of escapes were reported at deer farms and hunting preserves across Wisconsin between 2013 and 2018. Two of the farms from which deer escaped ...


NJ considering these ideas to reduce 'deer epidemic' - New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
NJ considering these ideas to reduce 'deer epidemic'  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Urged on by farmers, some lawmakers want to develop a package of bills in the new year aimed at reducing the number of deer in New Jersey.


Disease Raises Concern for Farmed Deer | Main Edition - Lancaster Farming
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Disease Raises Concern for Farmed Deer | Main Edition  Lancaster Farming

Deer farmers should be on alert after a disease outbreak killed dozens of wild whitetails around Elverson, Pennsylvania, over the past month.


Deer farmers say new state regulation will doom their businesses - Wisconsin State Farmer
Tue, 29 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer farmers say new state regulation will doom their businesses  Wisconsin State Farmer

Deer farm owners say emergency rule will not stop the spread of CWD.


New deer disease confirmed at Minnesota farm - Duluth News Tribune
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
New deer disease confirmed at Minnesota farm  Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota's first-ever case of a fatal deer disease was confirmed Wednesday in a captive deer herd in Goodhue County. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health ...


Virus found on Minn. deer farm inflicting quick, suspicious deaths - Star Tribune
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Virus found on Minn. deer farm inflicting quick, suspicious deaths  Star Tribune

Deer from a private herd on a farm in southeast Minnesota have been struck with a virus carried by biting flies that causes rapid death from internal bleeding ...


Central Minnesota deer farm infected with chronic wasting disease... - AG Week
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Central Minnesota deer farm infected with chronic wasting disease...  AG Week

ST. PAUL -- Chronic wasting disease has been detected in four harvested samples from farmed deer at a quarantined farm in Crow Wing County, the Minnesota ...


Portage County deer tests positive for CWD. Hunt ranch and breeding farm quarantined. - Stevens Point Journal
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Portage County deer tests positive for CWD. Hunt ranch and breeding farm quarantined.  Stevens Point Journal

It is the first case of chronic wasting disease found in Portage County in 2018.


Smith: Three deer or elk farms depopulated over CWD this year, while nine others continue operations - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Smith: Three deer or elk farms depopulated over CWD this year, while nine others continue operations  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Citing concerns over the spread of chronic wasting disease, state agriculture officials have ordered the depopulations of captive cervid herds at three Wisconsin ...


Why are deer farms compensated for diseased herds? - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 09 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Why are deer farms compensated for diseased herds?  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A CWD explainer: Why deer farmers can be compensated when diseased herds are depopulated.


Deer Farmers Raise Unusual Livestock in Brown County - U.S. News & World Report
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer Farmers Raise Unusual Livestock in Brown County  U.S. News & World Report

While the size of their herds grow, deer farming itself seems to be an increasing trade, especially in northeastern South Dakota, where the practice can come as ...


'They all die in the end': Pennsylvania sounding the alarm on deer disease - lehighvalleylive.com
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'They all die in the end': Pennsylvania sounding the alarm on deer disease  lehighvalleylive.com

Pennsylvania's efforts to control the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease have spread into Berks County, the closest to the Lehigh Valley since the illness was first ...


Deer tested positive for CWD from Forest County hunting ranch - Green Bay Press Gazette
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Deer tested positive for CWD from Forest County hunting ranch  Green Bay Press Gazette

MADISON – A whitetail buck from a Forest County hunting ranch has tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to the Wisconsin Department of ...


Minnesota lawmaker seeks tougher action against deer disease - Star Tribune
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Minnesota lawmaker seeks tougher action against deer disease  Star Tribune

Minnesota needs to take comprehensive action this year to stop the spread of chronic wasting disease, lawmakers and hunters said Monday as they promoted ...


No CWD found in deer from Bayfield County farm - Superior Telegram
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
No CWD found in deer from Bayfield County farm  Superior Telegram

Although more deer have tested positive for CWD at a farm in Washington County, deer sourced from the farm to Bayfield County did not test positive for the ...


Autumn Acres Whitetails looks to educate community about deer farming - WEAU
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Autumn Acres Whitetails looks to educate community about deer farming  WEAU

FALL CREEK, Wis. (WEAU) -- An area deer farm wants to educate the community on what it's actually like to run the agricultural business. Autumn Acres ...


CWD-positive deer farms may get break from Legislative committee - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CWD-positive deer farms may get break from Legislative committee  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

As of September 2018, state agriculture officials are allowing nine CWD-positive facilities to remain open and keep deer. Wildlife experts say the policy presents ...


Deer farming industry concerned about new emergency CWD rules - WEAU
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer farming industry concerned about new emergency CWD rules  WEAU

The emergency plan has received pushback from some lawmakers and the deer farming industry.


Wisconsin Deer Farmers: Walker CWD Proposals Will Put Us Out Of Business - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Thu, 03 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wisconsin Deer Farmers: Walker CWD Proposals Will Put Us Out Of Business  Wisconsin Public Radio News

Wisconsin deer farmers and hunting ranch owners say a three part plan released by Gov. Scott Walker will drive them out of business.


Oh Deer! NJ Seeks Ways to Rein in Surging Deer Population | WNYC News - WNYC
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Oh Deer! NJ Seeks Ways to Rein in Surging Deer Population | WNYC News  WNYC

Even as Ryck Suydam stood in the middle of his retail greenhouse on the 300-acre Suydam Farms in Somerset County, he suspected the deer that frolic in the ...


Deer with chronic wasting disease found near Brainerd - Star Tribune
Mon, 18 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Deer with chronic wasting disease found near Brainerd  Star Tribune

For the first time, a wild deer with chronic wasting disease (CWD) has been found in Minnesota outside the southeastern corner of the state, heightening concern ...


Smith: Piebald deer provide rare, handsome twist to whitetail world - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Smith: Piebald deer provide rare, handsome twist to whitetail world  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

White-tailed deer are typically brown but sometimes occur in a rare color phase known as "piebald" that features patches of white among the brown.


Chronic wasting disease battle heats up in Minnesota - Duluth News Tribune
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Chronic wasting disease battle heats up in Minnesota  Duluth News Tribune

With Minnesota wildlife officials scrambling this winter to slow the spread of chronic wasting disease among wild deer in southeastern counties, and 55 ...


Farm deer escapes concern Department of Natural Resources because deer may carry chronic wasting disease - Star Tribune
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Farm deer escapes concern Department of Natural Resources because deer may carry chronic wasting disease  Star Tribune

The DNR has complained that the Board of Animal Health is too cozy with deer farmers to ideally protect the state's invaluable wild deer herd from infected game ...


CWD-positive deer confirmed in Forest County | Farm - Leader-Telegram
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CWD-positive deer confirmed in Forest County | Farm  Leader-Telegram

Based on test results from the National Veterinary Services Laboratory, the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection announced ...


State agriculture officials depopulate another deer farm over CWD concerns - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 26 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
State agriculture officials depopulate another deer farm over CWD concerns  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

State officials on May 18 killed more than 100 deer at a Mineral Point deer farm over concerns the herd carried chronic wasting disease. The depopulation was ...


Haggerty’s OT winner, Lafferty’s hat trick keeps Penguins’ pulse alive - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 03:12:07 GMT
Haggerty’s OT winner, Lafferty’s hat trick keeps Penguins’ pulse alive  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton still has a huge hill to climb to reach the playoffs. But with 10 games left, the Penguins still have a pulse thanks to Saturday night's…


Brothers opening high-end deer-hunting preserve | News - Indiana Gazette
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Brothers opening high-end deer-hunting preserve | News  Indiana Gazette

HILLSDALE — A high-end whitetail deer hunting preserve is set to open later this month in the northeast portion of Indiana County.


Smith: Kewaskum deer and elk farm depopulated due to chronic wasting disease, the fourth such action in Wisconsin this year - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Smith: Kewaskum deer and elk farm depopulated due to chronic wasting disease, the fourth such action in Wisconsin this year  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Tamarack Deer and Elk Farm in Kewaskum was depopulated in November after chronic wasting disease was found in the captive animals. It marks the fourth ...


Farmers call on legislators to address 'deer epidemic' - Burlington County Times
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Farmers call on legislators to address 'deer epidemic'  Burlington County Times

Burlington County farmers and others across the state say the deer population is growing and its affecting their crops more than ever.


Wisconsin deer farmers say Gov. Scott Walker's new CWD rules will kill their businesses - Wausau Daily Herald
Mon, 07 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wisconsin deer farmers say Gov. Scott Walker's new CWD rules will kill their businesses  Wausau Daily Herald

Deer farmers say they're worried new rules announced by Gov. Scott Walker to contain chronic wasting disease won't work but will put them out of business.


Forest County ranch deer tests positive for wasting disease - WSAW
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Forest County ranch deer tests positive for wasting disease  WSAW

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A deer on a Forest County hunting ranch has tested positive for chronic wasting disease. State agriculture officials issued a news release ...


Feds, State Pay Deer Farmers $330k After Wiping Out Herds - U.S. News & World Report
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Feds, State Pay Deer Farmers $330k After Wiping Out Herds  U.S. News & World Report

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The federal government has paid two deer farmers $52000 after officials killed part of their herd out of concerns the animals were infected ...


Deer were rare in Ohio not so long ago - Farm and Dairy
Thu, 20 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Deer were rare in Ohio not so long ago  Farm and Dairy

The first year to see an Ohio deer harvest total over 10000 was 1974 when 10747 were tagged. Hunting in all 88 counties was not permitted until 1979.


Chris Kolbert | Time to tighten regulations for deer farms - Post-Bulletin
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Chris Kolbert | Time to tighten regulations for deer farms  Post-Bulletin

A bright afternoon sun warmed my face as I hiked along the edge of a Fillmore County CRP field inside the infamous southeast Minnesota CWD Management ...


Dreaming of big bucks: Johnstown family provides thrill of the hunt - fultoncountyexpress.com
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Dreaming of big bucks: Johnstown family provides thrill of the hunt  fultoncountyexpress.com

The Fulton County Express - newspaper of the Fulton County Region and your best source for local news and information.


Pennsylvania Sounding the Alarm on Chronic Wasting Disease Among Deer - NBC 10 Philadelphia
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pennsylvania Sounding the Alarm on Chronic Wasting Disease Among Deer  NBC 10 Philadelphia

Pennsylvania's efforts to control the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease have spread into Berks County, the closest to the Lehigh Valley since the illness was first ...


Numbers show Ohio a top deer hunting state - Farm and Dairy
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Numbers show Ohio a top deer hunting state  Farm and Dairy

Ohio is a top deer hunting state, and without question, the numbers validate the claim. In dollars and cents, Ohio ranks an impressive fifth in resident participation ...


Deer herd put down on farm in Iowa County because of chronic wasting disease, officials say - Madison.com
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer herd put down on farm in Iowa County because of chronic wasting disease, officials say  Madison.com

An entire herd of 103 whitetail deer on a deer farm in Iowa County was put down in May, after 21 deer tested positive for chronic wasting disease.


Could we be wrong about what causes dreaded chronic wasting disease in deer? - LancasterOnline
Sun, 10 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Could we be wrong about what causes dreaded chronic wasting disease in deer?  LancasterOnline

As the scourge of chronic wasting disease spreads among deer in Pennsylvania, most recently in Lancaster County, a medical researcher claims the very ...


Baiting and feeding bans initiated due to CWD-positive deer farm in Marinette County - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Baiting and feeding bans initiated due to CWD-positive deer farm in Marinette County  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Following the finding of a CWD-positive white-tailed deer, the Wisconsin DNR announced a ban on baiting and feeding of deer in Marinette, Florence and Forest ...


DNR Board OKs Scope Of CWD Regulations, Drafting New Phosphorus Rules - Wisconsin Public Radio News
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
DNR Board OKs Scope Of CWD Regulations, Drafting New Phosphorus Rules  Wisconsin Public Radio News

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources board has approved a scope statement outlining new chronic wasting disease regulations and has given the ...


The March Flood: More than 120 photos from Council Bluffs, southwest Iowa - The Daily Nonpareil
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 05:15:00 GMT
The March Flood: More than 120 photos from Council Bluffs, southwest Iowa  The Daily Nonpareil

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Lawmakers seek stronger action against fatal deer disease - KSTP
Sun, 27 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Lawmakers seek stronger action against fatal deer disease  KSTP

Some Minnesota lawmakers want to crack down on deer farms as concern grows about the persistence of chronic wasting disease among wild deer in the ...


CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading,... - West Central Tribune
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading,...  West Central Tribune

DULUTH -- With Minnesota wildlife officials scrambling this winter to slow the spread of chronic wasting disease among wild deer in southeastern counties, and ...


Farm owner challenges moratorium - Superior Telegram
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Farm owner challenges moratorium  Superior Telegram

Douglas County's Zoning Committee is advancing an ordinance to place a one-year moratorium on the transport of live deer or other cervids into the county.


Big Bucks! West Virginia deer farm industry growing - Beckley Register-Herald
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Big Bucks! West Virginia deer farm industry growing  Beckley Register-Herald

West Virginia is known as the Mountain State. Flat, farmable land is hard to find. However, a new agriculture industry is cropping up.


Marinette Co. deer farm quarantined after animal tests positive for CWD - Fox11online.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Marinette Co. deer farm quarantined after animal tests positive for CWD  Fox11online.com

MARINETTE COUNTY (WLUK) -- A deer from a Marinette County deer farm has tested positive for chronic wasting disease.The state Department of Agriculture, ...


Deer hunters, deer farmers question shooting 30 deer - Chambersburg Public Opinion
Mon, 29 Jan 2018 21:58:33 GMT
Deer hunters, deer farmers question shooting 30 deer  Chambersburg Public Opinion

Hunters and deer farmers react to Game Commission's plan to shoot 30 deer for CWD sampling.


Deer Hunting Forecast 2018 - Outdoor Life Magazine
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer Hunting Forecast 2018  Outdoor Life Magazine

A state-by-state breakdown of what to expect for this deer season.


CWD-positive deer found at Marinette County breeding facility - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
CWD-positive deer found at Marinette County breeding facility  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A deer with chronic wasting disease was found at a breeding facility in Marinette County. It's the first finding of the fatal deer disease in the county.


Deer farm looks to educate the community about the business - WSAW
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer farm looks to educate the community about the business  WSAW

An area deer farm wants to educate the community on what it's actually like to run the agricultural business.


Diseased deer killed at game farm - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Diseased deer killed at game farm  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A herd of about 40 captive white-tailed deer was euthanized on a Lancaster County deer farm in February after one member of the herd tested positive for a ...


Minnesota regulations on chronic wasting disease under scrutiny - MPR News
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Minnesota regulations on chronic wasting disease under scrutiny  MPR News

Lawmakers are feeling more pressure to deal chronic wasting disease after a case was discovered in a wild deer in Crow Wing County this month. They're ...


Chronic wasting disease invades Minnesota family's hunting tradition - Winona Daily News
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chronic wasting disease invades Minnesota family's hunting tradition  Winona Daily News

CHATFIELD, Minn. — Steep hills, hardwood forests, narrow valleys and scattered farm fields define the village outskirts of Money Creek, a corner of the Driftless ...


Missouri Supreme Court rules that captive deer to be regulated by department of conservation - goHUNT.com
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Missouri Supreme Court rules that captive deer to be regulated by department of conservation  goHUNT.com

A recent Missouri Supreme Court ruling has given the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) complete authority over all deer within the state. This means ...


Is your deer safe to eat? Here's a refresher on Chronic Wasting Disease - York Daily Record
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Is your deer safe to eat? Here's a refresher on Chronic Wasting Disease  York Daily Record

It's important to understand what CWD is and how it can be contained.


Deer farm operators claim wild deer are infecting their stock - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer farm operators claim wild deer are infecting their stock  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. — The “ridge and valley” region is a beautiful swath of south-central Pennsylvania. Rising out of the Maryland panhandle, it spreads ...


Deer farm infected with CWD in 2016 identifies additional ca... - Brainerd Dispatch
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Deer farm infected with CWD in 2016 identifies additional ca...  Brainerd Dispatch

St. Paul—Chronic wasting disease was detected in four harvested samples from farmed deer at a quarantined farm in Crow Wing County. The farm has been ...


Wisconsin roundup: CWD confirmation leads to more than 100 deer... - Pierce County Herald
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Wisconsin roundup: CWD confirmation leads to more than 100 deer...  Pierce County Herald

An Iowa County farm is shut down after 21 whitetail deer tested positive for chronic wasting disease. State investigators tracked a number of CWD positive deer ...


'Don't feed the deer' bill moves forward - New Jersey Herald
Fri, 11 May 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'Don't feed the deer' bill moves forward  New Jersey Herald

TRENTON -- A bill which will make it illegal to feed whitetail deer, except as bait for hunting, and provides a state-backed funding mechanism for the Hunters ...


A Humane World - HSUS News
Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:00:00 GMT
A Humane World  HSUS News

In Montana, hunters are fanning out across two large swaths of land in the state to shoot deer to be tested for chronic wasting disease (CWD). The disease was ...


Gov. Walker signs deer farm fencing and deer carcass transport rule - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Gov. Walker signs deer farm fencing and deer carcass transport rule  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Gov. Scott Walker on Sept. 5 signed an emergency rule that requires enhanced fencing at Wisconsin deer farms and adds restrictions to deer carcass transport ...


Officials: Wisconsin Deer Herd Put Down Due to Disease - U.S. News & World Report
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Officials: Wisconsin Deer Herd Put Down Due to Disease  U.S. News & World Report

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — State agriculture officials say they've euthanized an entire herd of whitetail deer in southwest Wisconsin because of chronic wasting ...


Hunter's delight: Perham hosts Monster Buck Classic - The Fergus Falls Daily Journal - Fergus Falls Daily Journal
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Hunter's delight: Perham hosts Monster Buck Classic - The Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Fergus Falls Daily Journal

You have read 1 of 10 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Organizing: Steve Porter, one of the organizers of the Monster Buck Classic, met with visitors in front of his ...


The 5 Hottest Deer Destinations for the Next 5 Years - Bowhunting Magazine
Fri, 21 Dec 2018 13:55:45 GMT
The 5 Hottest Deer Destinations for the Next 5 Years  Bowhunting Magazine

America is blessed with an abundance of big-game animals for bowhunters to pursue, but it's no secret whitetail deer are No. 1 on the list. Thanks to their relative ...


Officials quarantine Dane County deer farm, Richmond County elk farm - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Officials quarantine Dane County deer farm, Richmond County elk farm  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection have quarantined a deer farm in Dane County and an elk farm in Richland County because of ...


Two Hunters Tag Two 200+ Inch Giant Whitetail Bucks - Outdoor Life
Tue, 18 Dec 2018 22:06:25 GMT
Two Hunters Tag Two 200+ Inch Giant Whitetail Bucks  Outdoor Life

Mike Sheffer and Donnie Ervin are a pair of western Kentucky hunters and family friends with a shared history of hunting big whitetail bucks. In early November ...


Deer rescued from frozen Michigan lake - WNEM Saginaw
Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Deer rescued from frozen Michigan lake  WNEM Saginaw

A doe and her babies stranded on a frozen Michigan lake are back on solid ground. This after bystanders in St. Joseph County rowed out to get them to safety.


Put Down the Kombucha and Pick Up a Crossbow: Hipsters Are the New Hunters - The Wall Street Journal
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Put Down the Kombucha and Pick Up a Crossbow: Hipsters Are the New Hunters  The Wall Street Journal

Want organic, sustainable meat? Kill it yourself, say veteran hunters trying to appeal to the next generation of recruits in order to keep the sport alive. 'Earthy ...


Pennsylvania is No. 1 in projected car crashes with deer, insurer says - lehighvalleylive.com
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 18:28:29 GMT
Pennsylvania is No. 1 in projected car crashes with deer, insurer says  lehighvalleylive.com

Pennsylvania remains one of the most likely states in the nation for a collision with a deer, or similar animal, an insurance company's annual ranking says.


Chronic Wasting Disease putting big dent in Pa.'s deer industry - WKBN.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Chronic Wasting Disease putting big dent in Pa.'s deer industry  WKBN.com

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - White-tailed deer hunting brings in more than $1 billion a year to Pennsylvania's economy, but the biggest threat facing the ...


Committee to Vote on Scrapping Chronic Wasting Disease Rules - U.S. News & World Report
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Committee to Vote on Scrapping Chronic Wasting Disease Rules  U.S. News & World Report

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Legislature's rules committee is about to vote on whether to scrap Gov. Scott Walker's new regulations designed to slow chronic ...


Hunters say it's not a 'zombie disease,' but they are worried about deer illness - NBC News
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Hunters say it's not a 'zombie disease,' but they are worried about deer illness  NBC News

Hunters say they're concerned about the spread of chronic wasting disease in the nation's deer population, but they said there is too much unknown information.


Selective deer breeding could stop Chronic Wasting Disease - AGDAILY
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Selective deer breeding could stop Chronic Wasting Disease  AGDAILY

Chronic Wasting Disease research out of Midwestern University sheds new light on how farmed deer could be bred to be more resistant to it.