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Area deer breeders say local preserves create true sporting hunts - Chillicothe Gazette
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 14:57:37 GMT

USA TODAY

Area deer breeders say local preserves create true sporting hunts
Chillicothe Gazette
Paint Creek Whitetails owner Brian Brumfield, who breeds and raises deer for hunting preserves on his farm near Bainbridge, said some properties are so vast, it's almost as if there is no fence. “You turn an animal loose on 700 acres, that's no ...
Trophy deer industry means big bucks in OhioBucyrus Telegraph Forum
A troubling industry is bornMansfield News Journal
Some deer farmers put ethics on line for trophiesShreveport Times

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Oppose bills that would redefine white-tailed deer as livestock - STLtoday.com
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:01:33 GMT

Oppose bills that would redefine white-tailed deer as livestock
STLtoday.com
These proposed pieces of legislation are intended to redefine white-tailed deer as livestock in Missouri. Who is pushing for this change? The Missouri Whitetail Breeders and Hunting Ranch Association have spent countless hours and money lobbying for ...


Deer farming enjoyable for La Rue man - Marion Star
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 09:02:51 GMT

Deer farming enjoyable for La Rue man
Marion Star
Allen said he will sell some of the deer overseas to Russia to grow a new whitetail population this spring. The deer are not native to Russia, according to fellow deer farmer Dean Shoup. Shoup said the deer to be shipped are in quarantine now to make ...

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Gibsonburg deer farmer follows the rules - Fremont News Messenger
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 09:56:43 GMT

Gibsonburg deer farmer follows the rules
Fremont News Messenger
ADVERTISEMENT. GIBSONBURG — Nathan Hill, the owner of TNT Whitetails, 304 Ohio 300, is well aware of the controversy surrounding deer farms nationwide. However, his 10-acre farm serves a different purpose than breeding deer for hunting preserves, ...

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Chronic Waste Disease suspected in deer born at Walnutport deer farm - Allentown Morning Call
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 02:28:59 GMT

Belleville News Democrat

Chronic Waste Disease suspected in deer born at Walnutport deer farm
Allentown Morning Call
Additional herds may be quarantined. The latest deer was a five-year-old white tail deer at the Reynoldsville farm in Jefferson County. The deer was born at the Walnutport farm, which is why that farm is under quarantine. CWD has only been known to ...
Chronic wasting disease in wild Iowa deer confirmedDesMoinesRegister.com

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Researchers: Kill More Bucks to Control CWD - Bowhunting.Com (blog)
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 21:24:28 GMT

Bowhunting.Com (blog)

Researchers: Kill More Bucks to Control CWD
Bowhunting.Com (blog)
A University of Wisconsin study on chronic wasting disease recommends focusing more hunting pressure on the deer most likely to carry and spread CWD in whitetails: adult bucks. The peer-reviewed study, released March 21 and published online in PLOS ONE ...

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Ravens can be killed without permits; wolves targeted too - Humboldt Journal
Thu, 24 Apr 2014 04:23:48 GMT

Ravens can be killed without permits; wolves targeted too
Humboldt Journal
Lees said the white-tailed deer population has fallen in recent years, but couldn't say if that's what is causing the increased livestock predation in Weekes. Denham ... “Instead of making people break the law, let's change the law so it works better ...

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Local deer farmers raise trophy animals for hunting preserves - The Newark Advocate
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 08:08:42 GMT

Local deer farmers raise trophy animals for hunting preserves
The Newark Advocate
“We raise bigger antler deer than you can go out in the wild and shoot.” Hutchison, who has 40 deer at Licking County Whitetails in McKean Township, said because hunters want big antlers, that's what the breeders will provide. “You're not going to make ...

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The spread of a fatal disease for deer continues - witf.org
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:21:42 GMT

The spread of a fatal disease for deer continues
witf.org
No deer can be moved to or from any farm under quarantine. "It's a 5 year old white tailed deer. It died on a deer farm in Jefferson County, it was tested positive for the disease at the Pennsylvania Vet Lab in Harrisburg," says Samantha Krepps with ...


Second deer at Marathon County hunting preserve found to have CWD - Stevenspointjournal
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:40:14 GMT

Second deer at Marathon County hunting preserve found to have CWD
Stevenspointjournal
The neurological disease, which is fatal to deer, moose and elk, infected a doe that was killed in February on Wilderness Whitetails, said Paul McGraw, the state veterinarian for the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection ...

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