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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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Oklahoma: Feral Pig Workshop, Stillwater, Feb. 2

Oklahoma: Feral Pig Workshop, Stillwater, Feb. 2

👤By Sean Hubbard, Oklahoma State University 🕔Jan 24, 2017

Feral hogs can be found in all 77 counties of Oklahoma. They cause problems with agricultural production, wildlife, soil health, water quality and ultimately anything else they come in contact with. During a free public workshop from Oklahoma State University

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Texas: Feral Hog Program, Falfurrias, Jan. 26

Texas: Feral Hog Program, Falfurrias, Jan. 26

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 13, 2017

Winter is a great time to control feral hogs, said Dr. Maureen Frank, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service wildlife specialist based in Uvalde. Frank will be one of the presenters at the AgriLife Extension Feral Hog Program Jan. 26 at

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Texas: Feral Hog Management Workshop, La Vernia, Jan. 30

Texas: Feral Hog Management Workshop, La Vernia, Jan. 30

👤By Paul Schattenberg, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Jan 11, 2017

A Feral Hog Management Workshop will be held Jan. 30 at the La Vernia Chamber of Commerce, 12301 U.S. Highway 87 in La Vernia. There is no cost for the program, which will be from 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m. with registration

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Arkansas: Wild Hogs – A Growing Pest, but Use Legal Control Methods

Arkansas: Wild Hogs – A Growing Pest, but Use Legal Control Methods

👤By University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension 🕔Oct 14, 2016

As feral hogs become an increasing nuisance in the northern counties of Arkansas, farmers, land owners and other residents need to be aware of any local trapping or baiting ordinances that may be in effect in their respective areas. Becky

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Texas: Wildlife Populations Looking Good for Most of State

Texas: Wildlife Populations Looking Good for Most of State

👤By Adam Russel, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Sep 20, 2016

Wildlife populations around the state appear in good shape after mid-August rains created good conditions going into fall and winter, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist. Dr. James Cathey, AgriLife Extension wildlife specialist, College Station, said three

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California: Request for Help with Wild Hog Survey

👤By John Harper, University of California Cooperative Extension 🕔Aug 15, 2016

In managed rangelands and agricultural areas, feral or wild pigs are a significant pest species. However, estimates of total damaged area occurring on these lands are ill-defined and subject to a high degree of variability. Wild pigs can be important

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