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State must do more to combat CWD -- Kenneth W. Kickbusch - Madison.com
Fri, 27 May 2016 23:12:34 GMT

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State must do more to combat CWD -- Kenneth W. Kickbusch
Madison.com
More chronic wasting disease research and a new fence inspection regime for deer farms, announced by Gov. Scott Walker recently, are not an adequate response in a state that harbors one of the most infected whitetail deer herds in the United States.
Outdoors: Chronic wasting disease remains an issueThe Evening Sun

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Dave Wolf: State game lands denuded of cover for wildlife - Lebanon Daily News
Sat, 28 May 2016 05:52:00 GMT

Lebanon Daily News

Dave Wolf: State game lands denuded of cover for wildlife
Lebanon Daily News
A young white-tailed deer runs along a “hedge row." (Photo: ... According to Sussenbach, “The new strategic plan highlights moving away from share farming and cropping of fields, in order to provide the best quality food and cover possible. I will say ...

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Statewide deer management plan needed, auditor says - Austin Herald
Fri, 27 May 2016 15:03:59 GMT

Austin Herald

Statewide deer management plan needed, auditor says
Austin Herald
The agency responded by restricting permits across much of the state the last two years, resulting in what they billed as “conservative” hunting seasons, in an effort to rebuild the state's whitetail population. Craig Engwall, Executive ... DNR ...

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Audit calls for formal deer management plan in Minnesota - Minnesota Public Radio News
Thu, 26 May 2016 21:56:15 GMT

Minnesota Public Radio News

Audit calls for formal deer management plan in Minnesota
Minnesota Public Radio News
The agency responded by restricting permits across much of the state the last two years, resulting in what they billed as "conservative" hunting seasons, in an effort to rebuild the state's whitetail population. Craig Engwall, Executive ... DNR ...

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David Laster Buck - Buckmasters Online
Thu, 26 May 2016 12:12:11 GMT

David Laster Buck
Buckmasters Online
You might not find David Laster's name on the speakers' list at any deer hunting seminars, but don't be surprised if you see the 28-pointer he shot last year hanging shoulder to shoulder with Mississippi's finest whitetails. The buck didn't make a big ...


3 Common Food Plot Problems, and How to Fix Them - Outdoor Life Magazine (blog)
Wed, 25 May 2016 23:18:45 GMT

3 Common Food Plot Problems, and How to Fix Them
Outdoor Life Magazine (blog)
We've seen food plot failures of all types but they typically fall into three categories: poor soils, weeds, and over use by deer. That's the bad news, the good news is they can be either prevented ... If you can't find someone there to do it, send the ...


Spitting Distance - Buckmasters Online
Wed, 25 May 2016 12:11:15 GMT

Spitting Distance
Buckmasters Online
Getting wet was a small price to pay for another chance to catch a hungry whitetail en route to the free buffet. As soon as quitting time was announced, Michael rushed home to change before high-tailing it to the farm he hunts in Washington County, Neb ...


The Green Menace - Buckmasters Online
Tue, 24 May 2016 12:16:10 GMT

The Green Menace
Buckmasters Online
They rob your plot of root space, as well, turning an acre of deer food into a patchwork of weeds and grasses with a little clover or wheat in between. Uncontrolled weeds create an endless cycle of planting and replanting and can eliminate a season's ...


For antler buyers, it's all about the hunt - Western Producer (subscription)
Thu, 26 May 2016 20:05:53 GMT

For antler buyers, it's all about the hunt
Western Producer (subscription)
It's not uncommon on prairie farms to see deer, elk or moose antlers tacked up on the barn or sitting in flower beds. ... Perkins remembers discovering one of the largest set of white-tailed deer antlers he had ever seen while visiting a man in ...


Our Views: State must get serious about fighting deer disease - Gazettextra
Wed, 18 May 2016 20:52:04 GMT

Gazettextra

Our Views: State must get serious about fighting deer disease
Gazettextra
Scott Walker has announced new steps to battle chronic wasting disease in Wisconsin's whitetail deer herd. Sorry, governor, but your plans are too little and may be too late. An infectious malformed ... The Wisconsin Wildlife Federation, the state's ...

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