Nugent: CWD – Sound Science vs Bureaucrats

Nugent: CWD – Sound Science vs Bureaucrats

I walk the wild. I’ve walked the wild for my entire 70 years and I know what I see. I determined early on that my quality of life and overall American Dream will be ultimately enjoyed based on my dedication to a higher level of awareness and diligent attentiveness to...
Minnesota Legislature Blames Deer Farms for CWD

Minnesota Legislature Blames Deer Farms for CWD

Chronic wasting disease has taken a toll on the state’s deer and efforts to reduce it face major obstacles. That’s why proposals in the Legislature to crack down on private deer farms, which are breeding grounds for CWD, should be supported. The disease is fatal in...
CWD Researcher: State Urine Bans are Illogical

CWD Researcher: State Urine Bans are Illogical

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...
Missouri Elk Breeder’s Ranch is Thriving

Missouri Elk Breeder’s Ranch is Thriving

A few miles outside of Farmington on Highway AA in Ste. Genevieve County is an unusual sight that draws the attention of motorists as they drive by. Several elk graze placidly in a pasture along the road surrounded by eight foot tall fencing. This stands out to local...
More CWD Cases Found in Mississippi

More CWD Cases Found in Mississippi

According to the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks, additional cases of chronic wasting disease were confirmed in Mississippi this week. “These were two additional Benton County positives,” said Rush Walsh, MDWFP Wildlife Bureau...
NADeFA Announces New Deer Farmer Seminar

NADeFA Announces New Deer Farmer Seminar

The North American Deer Farmers Association (NADeFA) is proud to once again host its annual NADeFA New Deer Farmers Seminar. As part of the 2019 NADeFA Conference, the New Deer Farmers Seminar will be held on March 13, 2019 at the Double Tree by Hilton hotel in...