2019 NADeFA Conference Heads to Tulsa

2019 NADeFA Conference Heads to Tulsa

Deer farmers will be living on Tulsa time this March. The North American Deer Farmers Association (NADeFA) announces its 2019 NADeFA Conference will be held on March 13, 2019, through March 16, 2019, at the Double Tree by Hilton hotel in downtown Tulsa, Okla. The...
Deer Urine Bans Do Nothing to Slow CWD

Deer Urine Bans Do Nothing to Slow CWD

Dr. Davin M. Henderson from the Prion Research Center, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology at Colorado State University said today that banning urine-based scents is “simply not going to do anything to prevent the slow down, or stop chronic wasting...
TPWD Confident CWD Can Be Contained

TPWD Confident CWD Can Be Contained

Chronic wasting disease, or CWD, is a contagious illness that affects animals, including deer and elk. It attacks an animal’s nervous system; a deer with the disease may have difficulty moving, lose a significant amount of weight and then die. Research...
NADeFA Applauds Passing of Farm Bill

NADeFA Applauds Passing of Farm Bill

The North American Deer Farmers Association (NADeFA) applauds the passage of the conference report for H.R. 2, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018.  Commonly known as the Farm Bill, this legislation reauthorizes programs at USDA that help production agriculture...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Confirms CWD Cases

Texas Parks and Wildlife Confirms CWD Cases

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department said there are confirmed cases of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in white-tailed and mule deer in the state. Cases of disease have been found in three white-tailed deer in in Medina, Dallam and Hartley counties, and in three mule...