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Merrifield deer farm closes, animals euthanized: Herd to be tested... - Brainerd Dispatch
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 03:29:05 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 ...


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 ...


Proposal would prohibit shooting bucks in Buffalo County, one of America's top deer-hunting destinations - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:48:00 GMT
Proposal would prohibit shooting bucks in Buffalo County, one of America's top deer-hunting destinations  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The measure would prohibit shooting of bucks and is intended to reduce the white-tailed deer population.


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.


Leaders honored at Agriculture Appreciation Banquet | Farm - Finger Lakes Times
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 18:58:00 GMT
Leaders honored at Agriculture Appreciation Banquet | Farm  Finger Lakes Times

GENEVA — Outstanding agriculture leaders were honored at the recent Ontario County Agriculture Appreciation Banquet at Club 86.


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 ...


Livestock News Briefly | Livestock - Post Register
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Livestock News Briefly | Livestock  Post Register

About 1,000 turkeys die in fast-moving farm fire. DENVER, Pa. (AP) — A fast-moving blaze at a farm in Pennsylvania's Amish country has left about 1,000 turkeys ...


House passes bill to allow the hunting of deer and hogs over bait - alreporter.com
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 11:39:53 GMT
House passes bill to allow the hunting of deer and hogs over bait  alreporter.com

Thursday, the Alabama House of Representatives passed a bill that would allow hunters to purchase a special license from the Alabama Department of ...


Farmers: Deer ravaging crops, becoming financial nuisance in Moniteau County - Jefferson City News Tribune
Thu, 04 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Farmers: Deer ravaging crops, becoming financial nuisance in Moniteau County  Jefferson City News Tribune

Deer are a nuisance and financial problem for many farmers in Moniteau County, with herds causing damage to crops and prairies.


Student workers receive hands-on experience with deer at Penn State center - Penn State News
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 19:06:23 GMT
Student workers receive hands-on experience with deer at Penn State center  Penn State News

Penn State's Deer Research Center, commonly referred to as “the deer pens,” has been an endearing part of many students' college experiences since the ...


Chronic wasting disease tops concerns at deer meeting - Tower Timberjay News
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Chronic wasting disease tops concerns at deer meeting  Tower Timberjay News

TOWER—Chronic wasting disease was the topic of most concern to about two dozen area residents who turned out for a whitetail deer management discussion ...


Celsi: Iowa’s whitetail deer season is legendary. Let’s not ruin it. - Des Moines Register
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Celsi: Iowa’s whitetail deer season is legendary. Let’s not ruin it.  Des Moines Register

State Sen. Claire Celsi represents Distrcit 21, which includes portions of Des Moines' south and west sides, West Des Moines and Cumming.


Frustration over Wisconsin's effort to stop CWD is bringing people together to push for action - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sat, 30 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Frustration over Wisconsin's effort to stop CWD is bringing people together to push for action  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The CWD Action Initiative in an effort to get Gov. Tony Evers and legislators to enact measures focused on the health of Wisconsin's deer and elk herds.


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 ...


In the Blood: Hunting Deer Antlers with a Legendary Shed Whisperer - AgWeb
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 16:56:00 GMT
In the Blood: Hunting Deer Antlers with a Legendary Shed Whisperer  AgWeb

April 1, 2019 11:56 AM. Shed hunting is a late winter and spring sport for millions of landowners and outdoorsmen in. Jimmy Cassell, pictured with his lab, Jack, ...


Louisiana Hunters: Your State May Be Next to Ban Use of Natural Deer Urine - American Hunter
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 20:27:20 GMT
Louisiana Hunters: Your State May Be Next to Ban Use of Natural Deer Urine  American Hunter

The seven members of the Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission next meet April 3 at LDWF headquarters to consider proposed rule changes that ...


Ag briefs:Legal fees awarded in ag gag lawsuit case - Wisconsin State Farmer
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 04:20:00 GMT
Ag briefs:Legal fees awarded in ag gag lawsuit case  Wisconsin State Farmer

Officials designate high risk areas for bovine TB. Officials have designated parts of Iosco and Ogemaw counties in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula as a ...


Hunters, hikers debate proposed hunting season changes - Biloxi Sun Herald
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 14:04:00 GMT
Hunters, hikers debate proposed hunting season changes  Biloxi Sun Herald

Gutted deer often hang from the porch of Karen Parsons' bed-and-breakfast each fall, and those carcasses, she said, are good for business.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


Bent Out Of Shape: Could A Mysterious Animal Epidemic Become The Next Mad Cow? - KUNC
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Bent Out Of Shape: Could A Mysterious Animal Epidemic Become The Next Mad Cow?  KUNC

Chronic wasting disease is crippling deer populations in the Mountain West, around the country and in bordering Canadian provinces. It's not a bacterium or.


Outdoor notes: New process for awarding big game draw permits starts this year - Scottsbluff Star Herald
Sat, 13 Apr 2019 21:52:00 GMT
Outdoor notes: New process for awarding big game draw permits starts this year  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Hunters should be aware of a new process for awarding big game draw permits starting this year, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says. Applicants ...


Muncy Locals Apr.17, 2019 - News, events, information, PA - The Luminary
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:37:53 GMT
Muncy Locals Apr.17, 2019 - News, events, information, PA  The Luminary

Here are some happenings this month, a good time to start to get outdoors. Last Saturday was opening day for the trails and what better time than to explore 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.


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.


Game farmer says loss of deer like losing family - Gazettextra
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Game farmer says loss of deer like losing family  Gazettextra

A Whitewater man was sentenced Tuesday for shooting and killing a breeding whitetail buck at a Rock County game farm in 2017.


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 ...


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 the largest threat facing wild deer. But after two decades of fighting the disease, we still can't agree on how to stop its spread.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


'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 ...


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 ...


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 Farmers Raise Unusual Livestock in Brown County - U.S. News & World Report
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer Farmers Raise Unusual Livestock in Brown County  U.S. News & World Report

While the size of their herds grow, deer farming itself seems to be an increasing trade, especially in northeastern South Dakota, where the practice can come as ...


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 ...


Hill Country Land Stewardship Conference set April 25-26 in Kerrville - AgriLife Today
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Hill Country Land Stewardship Conference set April 25-26 in Kerrville  AgriLife Today

This year's Hill Country Land Stewardship Conference will be held April 25-26 at the Y.O. Ranch Hotel and Conference Center in Kerrville.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


How to Restore a Million Acres of Strip-Mined Land? Bring in the Elk - EcoWatch
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 13:10:00 GMT
How to Restore a Million Acres of Strip-Mined Land? Bring in the Elk  EcoWatch

The camera wasn't where it was supposed to be. Clad in chest waders and camouflage, Kyle Hill stepped into the pond, reached into the shallow water, and ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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.


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.


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 ...


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.


Pennsylvania Sounding the Alarm on Chronic Wasting Disease Among Deer - NBC 10 Philadelphia
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Pennsylvania Sounding the Alarm on Chronic Wasting Disease Among Deer  NBC 10 Philadelphia

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 ...


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.


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 ...


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.


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.


Marinette Co. deer farm quarantined after animal tests positive for CWD - Fox11online.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Marinette Co. deer farm quarantined after animal tests positive for CWD  Fox11online.com

MARINETTE COUNTY (WLUK) -- A deer from a Marinette County deer farm has tested positive for chronic wasting disease.The state Department of Agriculture, ...


Deer farm operators claim wild deer are infecting their stock - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Deer farm operators claim wild deer are infecting their stock  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. — The “ridge and valley” region is a beautiful swath of south-central Pennsylvania. Rising out of the Maryland panhandle, it spreads ...


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 ...


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.


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.


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


Missouri Supreme Court rules that captive deer to be regulated by department of conservation - goHUNT.com
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Missouri Supreme Court rules that captive deer to be regulated by department of conservation  goHUNT.com

A recent Missouri Supreme Court ruling has given the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) complete authority over all deer within the state. This means ...


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 ...


Officials quarantine Dane County deer farm, Richmond County elk farm - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Officials quarantine Dane County deer farm, Richmond County elk farm  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

The Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection have quarantined a deer farm in Dane County and an elk farm in Richland County because of ...


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.


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 ...


Photos: See this 400-pound deer roam at Dallastown deer farm - York Daily Record/Sunday News
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 08:00:00 GMT
Photos: See this 400-pound deer roam at Dallastown deer farm  York Daily Record/Sunday News

Bambi is a long-time resident at Highbourne Farms, in Dallastown. She's the only Red deer that isn't bred for venison at the farm, one of the few places in the ...


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 ...


Numbers show Ohio a top deer hunting state - Farm and Dairy
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Numbers show Ohio a top deer hunting state  Farm and Dairy

Ohio is a top deer hunting state, and without question, the numbers validate the claim. In dollars and cents, Ohio ranks an impressive fifth in resident participation ...


Officials: Wisconsin Deer Herd Put Down Due to Disease - U.S. News & World Report
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Officials: Wisconsin Deer Herd Put Down Due to Disease  U.S. News & World Report

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — State agriculture officials say they've euthanized an entire herd of whitetail deer in southwest Wisconsin because of chronic wasting ...


Diseased deer killed at game farm - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 07:00:00 GMT
Diseased deer killed at game farm  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A herd of about 40 captive white-tailed deer was euthanized on a Lancaster County deer farm in February after one member of the herd tested positive for a ...