The N.C. Senate last week passed a state farm bill that includes measures that would move regulation of captive deer from the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission to the state Department of Agriculture.
The farm bill contains changes wanted... Read More
Plants are known to take up prions, but it is still unclear whether plants can serve as significant vectors of prion diseases such as mad cow, scrapie, and chronic wasting disease. Especially concerning is the possibility that plants might spread... Read More
This week on Deer and Wildlife Stories, Keith heads to South TX to the land of rattlesnakes and brush country. Being this close to the coast, it’s hot, sandy, and full of big deer just waiting to show... Read More
The Texas Deer Association has partnered with the Association of Texas Soil & Water Conservation Districts (ATSWCD), Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board (TSSWCB) and others to highlight the important connection between voluntary... Read More
Grass plants can bind, uptake and transport infectious prions, according to researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). The research was published online in the latest issue of Cell Reports.
Prions... Read More