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NC deer farmers, hunters battle over regulation of growing herds - The State
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:20:55 GMT

NC deer farmers, hunters battle over regulation of growing herds
The State
He heads a statewide association of deer and elk farmers, which has hired an influential lobbying firm in Raleigh. Smith, who lives in Salisbury, has one of the state's largest "captive cervid" operations; state records show he has almost 200 white ...

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Ohio might eradicate diseased deer farm - Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:47:10 GMT

Bucyrus Telegraph Forum

Ohio might eradicate diseased deer farm
Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
Curt Waldvogel, president of Whitetail Deer Farmers of Ohio, said it is too early to know the best response to the disease being found at the Ohio farm because all situations are unique. He said sometimes eliminating the herd is the best situation, but ...

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Commission votes to continue restrictions on farm raised elk, whitetails - North Carolina Sportsman
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:20:22 GMT

North Carolina Sportsman

Commission votes to continue restrictions on farm raised elk, whitetails
North Carolina Sportsman
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission slowed a concerted push to create more deer pens in North Carolina at its regular monthly meeting on Thursday in Raleigh, voting to allow new farms to be built for axis, fallow and red deer – but not for whitetail ...

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Deer farmers accuse NC agency of stoking fear and raiding farms - News & Observer
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 04:06:10 GMT

News & Observer

Deer farmers accuse NC agency of stoking fear and raiding farms
News & Observer
RALEIGH — One by one Tuesday morning, deer farmers stood before state lawmakers to accuse the state Wildlife Resources Commission of targeting their industry, unfairly stoking fears about a disease fatal to white-tailed deer and being overly ...
Deer-farm supporters blast Commission over stringent regulationsNorth Carolina Sportsman
Mt. Lebanon commissioners take steps toward deer managementPittsburgh Post Gazette

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Wildlife: There are plenty of problems with deer farms - Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:04:11 GMT

Wildlife: There are plenty of problems with deer farms
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Raising white-tailed deer is big business in Pennsylvania. Its regulation was transferred to the state Department of Agriculture in 2006. This transfer of authority, which has occurred in other states, makes wildlife biologists cringe because deer are ...
Scott Shalaway: Do we really need deer farms?Charleston Gazette

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Hunt hardly goes for naught, even without taking deer - The Detroit News
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 02:34:52 GMT

The Detroit News

Hunt hardly goes for naught, even without taking deer
The Detroit News
But I had an hour drive ahead on opening morning of Michigan's 2014 whitetail deer hunt and this trek had to be orderly and punctual. Layers of cold-weather hunting garb had been laid out the night before: thermal top-and-bottom underwear, liner socks, ...


Deer gun season opening day a time to rekindle family tradition - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 06:27:41 GMT

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Deer gun season opening day a time to rekindle family tradition
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
A white-tailed deer pauses as it feeds Saturday in a field near Montello in Marquette County. Saturday was the opening day of the ... On Saturday, as light crept into the damp woods on opening day of the 2014 Wisconsin gun deer hunting season, Stern's ...


Think you know deer? Here's the scoop … - Columbus Dispatch
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:58:59 GMT

Columbus Dispatch

Think you know deer? Here's the scoop …
Columbus Dispatch
Deer can detect residual human odors on underbrush for days after a person passes. How a whitetail responds, however, can be tied to how familiar it is with the scent of humans. Some farmers, who spend many days in their fields, report that as hunters ...

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Commission faced with big decision Thursday on state's deer farms - North Carolina Sportsman
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:35:39 GMT

Commission faced with big decision Thursday on state's deer farms
North Carolina Sportsman
At the heart of the discussion is the threat of Chronic Wasting Disease entering North Carolina's penned cervids – whitetail deer, elk, fallow deer and red deer – and then the wild herd of whitetails. Supporters of deer-farming want the Commission's ...

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City, suburban deer management plans needed - Huntington Herald Dispatch
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:29:54 GMT

Huntington Herald Dispatch

City, suburban deer management plans needed
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Last year an estimated 150,000 white-tailed deer were harvested during the bucks-only, antlerless, muzzleloader, archery and youth hunting periods, according to the state Division of Natural Resources. That was up about 14 percent from the previous ...
Hunting Guide: Pa. deer harvest predictions look goodThe Sentinel
Outdoors: Deer camp home away from homeThe Journal News | LoHud.com

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