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Vaccine may prevent deadly deer disease - Feedstuffs
Tue, 21 May 2019 14:13:15 GMT
Vaccine may prevent deadly deer disease  Feedstuffs

University of Florida scientists are working with deer farmers to test a new vaccine that could help prevent epizootic hemorrhagic disease (EHD), a deadly ...


7 deer test positive for CWD at Merrifield deer farm - Duluth News Tribune
Wed, 08 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
7 deer test positive for CWD at Merrifield deer farm  Duluth News Tribune

MERRIFIELD, Minn. — Seven deer originating from a deer farm in Merrifield tested positive for chronic wasting disease, the Minnesota Board of Animal Health ...


State officials wipe out deer on Portage County farm - Stevens Point Journal
Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
State officials wipe out deer on Portage County farm  Stevens Point Journal

Wisconsin agriculture officials say they've killed all the deer on a Portage County deer farm after a buck from the facility tested positive for chronic wasting ...


Dennis Anderson: Legislature is turning a blind eye to CWD in Minnesota - Hastings Tribune
Wed, 22 May 2019 09:32:00 GMT
Dennis Anderson: Legislature is turning a blind eye to CWD in Minnesota  Hastings Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS — Whenever the Legislature finally, and mercifully, ends its business in St. Paul, , Minn., its lack of decisive action to contain chronic wasting ...


WOW president seeks CWD collaboration | Farm - Leader-Telegram
Mon, 29 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
WOW president seeks CWD collaboration | Farm  Leader-Telegram

Ryan Rodenkirch, the newly elected president of the Whitetails of Wisconsin board of directors, knows the deer-farming industry is facing a large obstacle in ...


Virginia probes new CWD detection as Minnesota culls farm deer - CIDRAP
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Virginia probes new CWD detection as Minnesota culls farm deer  CIDRAP

In the latest chronic wasting disease (CWD) developments, Virginia's Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) has confirmed the condition in a buck ...


Local deer farm owner backs CWD research - Butler Eagle
Sat, 04 May 2019 13:02:40 GMT
Local deer farm owner backs CWD research  Butler Eagle

Rocco Sloboda bottle feeds newborn whitetail deer four times a day at his deer farm, which receives herd certification for not having animals infected with ...


Wolves kill three dozen sheep on Park Falls farm - KMAland
Fri, 17 May 2019 15:00:00 GMT
Wolves kill three dozen sheep on Park Falls farm  KMAland

A pack of wolves returned after a three-year hiatus to kill three dozen sheep on a farm north of Park Falls on Monday.


Commissioners hear more on chronic wasting disease containment efforts - Bluff Country Newspaper Group
Wed, 15 May 2019 21:24:04 GMT
Commissioners hear more on chronic wasting disease containment efforts  Bluff Country Newspaper Group

Michelle Carstensen and Todd Froberg of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) came before the Fillmore County commissioners on Tuesday, ...


Outdoors news & notes from the Rock River Valley - Rockford Register Star
Sat, 18 May 2019 22:31:00 GMT
Outdoors news & notes from the Rock River Valley  Rockford Register Star

Pec team ties for 20thPecatonica finished tied for 20th at the IHSA bass fishing state finals Saturday at Carlyle Lake. The team caught five fish over two days that ...


Connecticut's summer tourist attractions diverse, plentiful | News - Shoreline Times
Tue, 21 May 2019 14:24:32 GMT
Connecticut's summer tourist attractions diverse, plentiful | News  Shoreline Times

Connecticut tourism officials are turning to technology in an effort to woo summer vacationers to attractions around the state.


Columbus students visit Duffy Grain, Sassy Cow farm and creamery - Reedsburg Times Press
Mon, 06 May 2019 23:00:00 GMT
Columbus students visit Duffy Grain, Sassy Cow farm and creamery  Reedsburg Times Press

FFA activities, this week - State FFA CDE Contest Results: Columbus FFA members did pretty well at the State FFA CDE contest. The Ag Sales Team placed fifth ...


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 ...


This ranking of being No. 1 is unwanted by all | News, Sports, Jobs - Lewistown Sentinel
Thu, 16 May 2019 08:34:39 GMT
This ranking of being No. 1 is unwanted by all | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

HARRISBURG — When it comes to whitetail deer, Pennsylvanians can factually make the claim “We're No. 1!” Unfortunately, that famous claim more associa.


Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. CDT - WREX-TV
Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Here is the latest Wisconsin news from The Associated Press at 9:40 p.m. CDT  WREX-TV

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A new audit finds continuing problems at Wisconsin's economic development agency. The review from the nonpartisan Legislative Audit.


Legislature passes legislation allowing hunting hogs and deer over bait - alreporter.com
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Legislature passes legislation allowing hunting hogs and deer over bait  alreporter.com

The Alabama Legislature passed a bill Thursday allowing hunters to hunt both deer and feral hogs over bait. Slightly different versions of this bill had already ...


Fabian, Johnson address questions about taxes, gas tax, other issues - Kittson County Enterprise
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Fabian, Johnson address questions about taxes, gas tax, other issues  Kittson County Enterprise

By Anna Jauhola About 30 people gathered at the Hallock Senior Center early Wednesday morning for a town hall meeting with Rep. Dan Fabian (R-Roseau) ...


Countryfile: “Hypocrisy!” Viewers outraged at farmer’s wish to get rid of sea eagles - Express
Sun, 19 May 2019 19:57:05 GMT
Countryfile: “Hypocrisy!” Viewers outraged at farmer’s wish to get rid of sea eagles  Express

Countryfile presenter Tom Heap was finding out more about the reintroduction of sea eagles to the UK's countryside in today's episode of the BBC show.


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 ...


Bait privilege provides options - The Atmore Advance - Atmore Advance
Wed, 22 May 2019 05:00:16 GMT
Bait privilege provides options - The Atmore Advance  Atmore Advance

By David Rainer. Department of Conservation Natural Resources. A buddy of mine recently returned from vacation to discover what many landowners have ...


Deer farm both hobby and business for one family - Effingham Daily News
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 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.


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 ...


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 ...


Youth take 1318 birds in special wild turkey season - Farm and Dairy
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Youth take 1318 birds in special wild turkey season  Farm and Dairy

During Ohio's 2019 youth spring wild turkey season, 1318 birds were harvested, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.


Westrom's Ag Budget Bill Passes Senate | Local News - Voice Of Alexandria
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Westrom's Ag Budget Bill Passes Senate | Local News  Voice Of Alexandria

ST. PAUL – On a broad bipartisan vote, the Minnesota Senate passed legislation chief-authored by Senator Torrey Westrom (R-Elbow Lake) to fund agriculture, ...


In Response: Farm-raised deer safer than wild deer - Duluth News Tribune
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
In Response: Farm-raised deer safer than wild deer  Duluth News Tribune

Minnesota legislators recently blamed chronic wasting disease, or CWD, on the deer-farming industry ("Minnesota deer farmers fear they'll be cast as 'villain' in ...


Hunting group targets deer farms for CWD policy - Alexandria Echo Press
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Hunting group targets deer farms for CWD policy  Alexandria Echo Press

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 wasting disease ...


New Case of Bovine TB Confirmed in Alpena County Herd - 9&10 News
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
New Case of Bovine TB Confirmed in Alpena County Herd  9&10 News

A new case of bovine tuberculosis has been confirmed in a Northern Michigan cattle herd. It was found in a small beef herd in Alpena County. It's the 74th cattle ...


Merrifield deer farm closes, animals euthanized: Herd to be tested... - Brainerd Dispatch
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Merrifield deer farm closes, animals euthanized: Herd to be tested...  Brainerd Dispatch

A Merrifield deer farm that's repeatedly tested positive for chronic wasting disease is now closed following the euthanization of its herd. The Minnesota Board of ...


A major health menace | Columnists - Herald Review
Sun, 05 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
A major health menace | Columnists  Herald Review

Several news outlets have recently had articles about a major threat that exists for those who venture into the great outdoors in Minnesota. This is the ...


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.


Crow Wing Co. deer farm closed, deer euthanized after positive CWD test - Minnesota Public Radio News
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Crow Wing Co. deer farm closed, deer euthanized after positive CWD test  Minnesota Public Radio News

All the deer on a Crow Wing County farm where chronic wasting disease was confirmed more than two years ago have been euthanized, the Minnesota Board of ...


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 ...


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.


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.


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 ...


The French Experiment - Stevens Point News
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The French Experiment  Stevens Point News

For the record, there is the French Riviera, the French Fry, the French Connection, the French Kiss; also the French Experiment … in pesticides. In 2008 the ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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.


What the hellbender? Why Pa. chose a state amphibian and other symbols you don’t know about (bug, drink, dog, - Philly.com
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
What the hellbender? Why Pa. chose a state amphibian and other symbols you don’t know about (bug, drink, dog,  Philly.com

Legislators don't grant such an honor often in Pennsylvania. Before the amphibian, lawmakers hadn't designated a state symbol since the state fossil.


Deer farmer owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's off... - The Lake Country Echo
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Deer farmer owner challenges CWD allegations, says DNR's off...  The Lake Country Echo

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


Chronic wasting disease found in deer on Montcalm County deer farm - WNEM Saginaw
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chronic wasting disease found in deer on Montcalm County deer farm  WNEM Saginaw

A case of chronic wasting disease has been confirmed in a white-tailed deer at a deer farm in Montcalm County.


DNR meeting: Residents butt heads over deer farm's culpability... - The Lake Country Echo
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
DNR meeting: Residents butt heads over deer farm's culpability...  The Lake Country Echo

MERRIFIELD—"Hey, Lou!" a man shouted from the back. "What came first? The CWD, or the deer farms?" Lou Cornicelli, a wildlife researcher with the ...


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.


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 ...


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.


Feds wipe out infected captive deer herd near Merrifield, Minn. - Star Tribune
Sat, 20 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Feds wipe out infected captive deer herd near Merrifield, Minn.  Star Tribune

When federal sharpshooters arrived in Crow Wing County last week to euthanize a herd of captive deer first infected with chronic wasting disease in 2016, they ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 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.


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 ...


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.


'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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Legislation Could Reverse State's Ban on Baiting Whitetail Deer - 9&10 News
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Legislation Could Reverse State's Ban on Baiting Whitetail Deer  9&10 News

New legislation could reverse Michigan's ban on baiting whitetail deer. The state ban on baiting went into effect in January. Lawmakers passed it in an effort to ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


Chronic wasting disease cases detected on Wisconsin deer farm - Outbreak News Today
Wed, 12 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Chronic wasting disease cases detected on Wisconsin deer farm  Outbreak News Today

The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection reported this week that 11 additional animals from a deer farm in Washington County ...


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 ...


Chronic wasting disease found in Montcalm County private deer farm - WZZM13.com
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chronic wasting disease found in Montcalm County private deer farm  WZZM13.com

MONTCALM COUNTY, Mich. — For the last 50 years, researchers have been studying Chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer and other animals among the ...


DATCP chief non-committal on taking over deer farm fences - WSAW
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
DATCP chief non-committal on taking over deer farm fences  WSAW

The state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection chief isn't saying whether he thinks his agency should take over regulating deer farm ...


Rebirding by Benedict Macdonald review – rewilding Britain and its birds - The Guardian
Sat, 18 May 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Rebirding by Benedict Macdonald review – rewilding Britain and its birds  The Guardian

A plea for the return of white-tailed eagles, cranes and bustards – and a wild, not manicured, Britain.


Ohio's white-tailed deer season dates approved - Farm and Dairy
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ohio's white-tailed deer season dates approved  Farm and Dairy

The Ohio Wildlife Council just approved Ohio's 2019-2020 hunting season dates and bag limits. Get all the information you need on the upcoming deer season.


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 agriculture officials depopulated a Mineral Point deer farm last week over chronic wasting disease concerns, the second such action at a Wisconsin captive ...


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 ...


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 ...


CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading,... - Grand Forks Herald
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CWD battle heats up in Minnesota: Fatal deer disease keeps spreading,...  Grand Forks Herald

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


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.


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.


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

A white-tailed deer with piebald coloration was photographed Feb. 10, 2019 in Lomira, Wisconsin. The coloration is a rare, naturally-occuring trait in deer and ...


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.


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 ...


No consensus on CWD management as bills take aim at deer farms - Lillie News
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:00:00 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 ...


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.


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.


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.


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 ...


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 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.


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Iowa County deer farm's whitetails tested positive for fatal disease - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Iowa County deer farm's whitetails tested positive for fatal disease  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

The National Veterinary Services Laboratory confirmed Monday that an Iowa County deer farm's whitetail deer tested positive for chronic wasting disease.


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 ...


Farm numbers tumble in some areas of Pennsylvania | News - witf.org
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Farm numbers tumble in some areas of Pennsylvania | News  witf.org

FILE PHOTO: Daniel Melhorn drives his combine through a field of soybeans in Danville, Pa.as three whitetail deer move from one section of corn to another ...


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

Game-farm owners say fencing mandates will be so expensive that many Wisconsin hunting reserves will shut down.


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


Forest County deer tests positive for CWD - WBAY
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Forest County deer tests positive for CWD  WBAY

A whitetail buck lived on a Forest County hunting ranch linked to a Marinette County breeding farm, both quarantined for CWD.


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 ...


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 ...