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Wild Hogs: Oklahoma Exterminated 32,000 in 2017

Wild Hogs: Oklahoma Exterminated 32,000 in 2017

👤AgFax Staff 🕔Jan 26, 2018

The Wildlife Services Division of the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry (ODAFF) and partners in the battle against feral swine eliminated a record number of the destructive, invasive species in 2017. Feral swine populations have been identified in all

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Louisiana:  Field Day Features Wildlife Management Info

Louisiana: Field Day Features Wildlife Management Info

👤By Olivia McClure, LSU AgCenter 🕔May 3, 2017

Attendees of a recent field day at the LSU AgCenter Bob R. Jones-Idlewild Research Station heard presentations and saw demonstrations on wildlife management. The event, held on April 29, was hosted by the AgCenter, the Quality Deer Management Association and

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Texas: Kaput Wild Hog Bait Manufacturer Withdraws State Label, Cites Suits

Texas: Kaput Wild Hog Bait Manufacturer Withdraws State Label, Cites Suits

👤Staff Report 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Scimetrics Ltd. Corp. has withdrawn its registration of Kaput Feral Hog Bait in the state of Texas, the Colorado-based company announced in a press release today. Scimetrics, which also specializes in rodent control, formulated Kaput around warfarin, the same active ingredient

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Wild Hogs: Louisiana Suspends Use of Kaput for Feral Hog Control

Wild Hogs: Louisiana Suspends Use of Kaput for Feral Hog Control

👤From This Week in Louisiana Agriculture 🕔Apr 24, 2017

Louisiana farmers were looking forward to using Kaput to reduce the state’s wild hog population. But after some testing and growing concerns about harm to the state’s black bear population, Mike Strain, Louisiana Ag Commissioner, has suspended the sale of

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Texas: Feral hog, Healthy Streams Workshop, Seguin, May 2

Texas: Feral hog, Healthy Streams Workshop, Seguin, May 2

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 19, 2017

A combination Feral Hog Workshop and Lone Star Healthy Streams program will be presented from 10 a.m-3 p.m. May 2 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office for Guadalupe County, 210 E. Live Oak St. in Seguin. The event is free and lunch will

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Texas: Wild Hog Management

Texas: Wild Hog Management

👤By Stephen Biles, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 20, 2017

Growers in the Texas Coast region have expressed concern over deer, wild hogs, and red-winged black birds in the coming season. Hogs are possibly the most destructive of the three animals, followed by the red-winged black birds.  Hog management has

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Texas: Wild Hogs – Optimal Trapping Time Almost Over

Texas: Wild Hogs – Optimal Trapping Time Almost Over

👤By Adam Russell, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Feb 20, 2017

Wild pigs are most vulnerable to trapping before food and forages become more available in the spring, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Billy Higginbotham, AgriLife Extension wildlife specialist, Overton, said most acorns have either been consumed

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Texas: Wild Hog Program, Wichita Falls, March 9

Texas: Wild Hog Program, Wichita Falls, March 9

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Feb 15, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host a Wild Hog Corral Demo and Pasture Talk from 2-4 p.m. March 9 northwest of Wichita Falls. The wild hog program will be north of Electra. From Electra take state Highway 25

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Florida: Crop Production Meeting, Jay, Feb. 28

Florida: Crop Production Meeting, Jay, Feb. 28

👤By John Doyle Atkins 🕔Feb 15, 2017

Farmers from Northwest Florida and surrounding areas are invited to attend the 2017 Crop Production Meeting to be held on Tuesday, February 28. The meeting will be hosted by UF/IFAS Extension, Santa Rosa and Escambia Counties, at the Jay Community

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Dealing With Wild Hogs? Here’s The Worst-Case Scenario In South America

Dealing With Wild Hogs? Here’s The Worst-Case Scenario In South America

👤From a Press Release 🕔Feb 1, 2017

The number of vampire bats, which transmit rabies and are a concern for livestock breeders, may be increasing in Brazil and the Americas along with growth in the populations of invasive feral pigs and wild boars (Sus scrofa). A group

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