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Op-ed from a hunter: Wisconsin is failing badly at CWD management - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 18:51:00 GMT
Op-ed from a hunter: Wisconsin is failing badly at CWD management  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

This piece from Jeff Guerard, a hunter who lives in Colgate, Wis., expresses his opinions on the failures of many parties, including elected representatives, ...


Osceola County Deer Farmer Arraigned on Several Violations - 9&10 News
Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Osceola County Deer Farmer Arraigned on Several Violations  9&10 News

The owner of two privately owned deer farms in Osceola County is pleading not guilty to 11 charges of not taking care of the facilities. Ryan Hopkins of Sears, ...


Vaccine may prevent deadly deer disease - Feedstuffs
Tue, 21 May 2019 07:00:00 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 ...


State officials wipe out deer on Portage County farm - Wisconsin State Farmer
Wed, 15 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
State officials wipe out deer on Portage County farm  Wisconsin State Farmer

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 ...


Further spread of chronic wasting disease alarms hunters, wildlife officials - Sioux Falls Argus Leader
Thu, 23 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Further spread of chronic wasting disease alarms hunters, wildlife officials  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

The discovery in March that a rocky mountain elk tested positive for chronic wasting disease in Clark County — the easternmost case ever found in South Dakota ...


Outdoor Notes - Brainerd Dispatch
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 18:00:58 GMT
Outdoor Notes  Brainerd Dispatch

Nineteen people will provide input on deer management issues, serving on a new committee the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources created to foster ...


John McCoy: Boone deer story harks back to a time when whitetails were hard to find - Charleston Gazette-Mail
Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
John McCoy: Boone deer story harks back to a time when whitetails were hard to find  Charleston Gazette-Mail

With white-tailed deer so abundant nowadays in West Virginia, it's hard to believe they were ever scarce.


Field reports - Duluth News Tribune
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:00:00 GMT
Field reports  Duluth News Tribune

The first good news for ruffed grouse and grouse hunters in a long time came out of Wisconsin last week with the Department of Natural Resources reporting that ...


Anderson: Legislature is turning a blind eye to CWD in Minnesota - Star Tribune
Mon, 20 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Anderson: Legislature is turning a blind eye to CWD in Minnesota  Star Tribune

Whenever the Legislature finally, and mercifully, ends its business in St. Paul, its lack of decisive action to contain chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Minnesota's ...


OUTDOORS: Things you should know about white-tailed deer - MyWebTimes.com
Wed, 29 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
OUTDOORS: Things you should know about white-tailed deer  MyWebTimes.com

White-tailed deer can be found from Canada and most states except the Southwest. During summer, they are tan in color, but almost grey in winter. They are ...


An education road trip around Washington state - Tri-City Herald
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 00:36:00 GMT
An education road trip around Washington state  Tri-City Herald

*Fresh* off of graduation ceremonies, but before next year's classes are fully prepped, new faculty and librarians from the University of Washington will take to the ...


Depopulated Portage County hunting ranch tests negative for CWD - Leader-Telegram
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 17:42:00 GMT
Depopulated Portage County hunting ranch tests negative for CWD  Leader-Telegram

MADISON — The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection confirms that a Portage County deer and elk hunting ranch that tested ...


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 ...


Bigger problems in the wilderness mean bigger spending set by legislators - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Sat, 01 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bigger problems in the wilderness mean bigger spending set by legislators  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota legislators doubled what boat owners must pay to help protect state waters against invasive species, and all taxpayers will join the fight against ...


Outdoors news & notes from the Rock River Valley - Rockford Register Star
Sat, 18 May 2019 07:00:00 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 ...


Managing Hog & Coyote Populations for Whitetail Properties - - North American Whitetail Magazine
Wed, 29 May 2019 18:14:10 GMT
Managing Hog & Coyote Populations for Whitetail Properties -  North American Whitetail Magazine

If the land you hunt is threatened by wild pigs and coyotes, here's how to help restore the balance. - North American Whitetail.


Eighteen receive Engaged Graduate Student Grants - Cornell Chronicle
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Eighteen receive Engaged Graduate Student Grants  Cornell Chronicle

Eighteen Cornell doctoral students from 13 fields of study have received 2019-20 Engaged Graduate Student Grants to support community-engaged research ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Dr. Strubberg settles in as State Veterinarian | Local News - Hermann Advertiser Courier
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 05:00:00 GMT
Dr. Strubberg settles in as State Veterinarian | Local News  Hermann Advertiser Courier

The Missouri Department of Agriculture welcomed Dr. Steve Strubberg as the State Veterinarian of Missouri this spring. Interim State Veterinarian Dr. Taylor ...


Passion for agriculture | Local News - Cleburne Times-Review
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 12:15:00 GMT
Passion for agriculture | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

Merrick Irvin, a 2017 Godley High School alum, is participating in a summer internship with the National Association of Wheat Growers in Washington D.C..


CWD spreads on deer and elk farms as Wisconsin's control efforts stumble - WisconsinWatch.org
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
CWD spreads on deer and elk farms as Wisconsin's control efforts stumble  WisconsinWatch.org

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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


News Scan for Jun 10, 2019 - CIDRAP
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 22:05:33 GMT
News Scan for Jun 10, 2019  CIDRAP

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported 41 more measles cases in the past week, raising 2019's total number of cases to 1,022, ...


State officials depopulate Portage County deer farm - WSAW
Fri, 10 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
State officials depopulate Portage County deer farm  WSAW

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


Army Corps Under Fire: In a Flood, It Released More Water - The New York Times
Fri, 31 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Army Corps Under Fire: In a Flood, It Released More Water  The New York Times

The Army Corps of Engineers has been struggling on two fronts — taming America's rain-swollen rivers, and taming the fallout from mass water releases and ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 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.


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


Are wolves fish friends or foes? - Manistee News - Manistee News Advocate
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 12:00:00 GMT
Are wolves fish friends or foes? - Manistee News  Manistee News Advocate

Gray wolves prey primarily on ungulates – hoofed mammals like elk and deer. Pictured is wolf in tall grass in Minnesota's Voyageurs National Park. (Courtesy ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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


'They all die in the end': Pennsylvania sounding the alarm on deer disease - lehighvalleylive.com
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
'They all die in the end': Pennsylvania sounding the alarm on deer disease  lehighvalleylive.com

A unified effort is needed to combat Chronic Wasting Disease, state hunting and agriculture officials say.


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


CWD-positive deer confirmed in Forest County - Wisconsin State Farmer
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 08:00:00 GMT
CWD-positive deer confirmed in Forest County  Wisconsin State Farmer

The six-year old buck was born on a breeding farm in Marinette County and was moved to the 230-acre hunt ranch in 2014.


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 ...


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.


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

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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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.


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 ...


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 ...


Saga of the .356 Winchester - American Rifleman
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Saga of the .356 Winchester  American Rifleman

The story of the .356 Win. is a sad tale of changing hunting preferences that dictated a shift in hunting rifles and cartridges well before its introduction in 1982.


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.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


Deer Harvest Data Collection - Purdue Extension - Purdue Agricultural Communications
Tue, 02 Oct 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer Harvest Data Collection - Purdue Extension  Purdue Agricultural Communications

Six pieces of data to collect from deer you harvest this year. Deer season is upon us in Indiana! If you are a serious hunter and deer manager, here are some ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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.


Deer farms thriving in Ohio – Ohio Ag Net - Ohio's Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net
Wed, 11 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
Deer farms thriving in Ohio – Ohio Ag Net  Ohio's Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net

Most Ohioans are very familiar with the whitetail deer that roam the state's forests and fields in increasingly plentiful numbers. But, while there are plenty of wild ...


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.