deer farming

Iowa Supreme Court Rules Against DNR Quarantine for CWD

The Iowa Supreme Court has upheld a lower ruling against the Iowa Department of Natural Resources after the DNR’s quarantine of a hunting reserve where chronic wasting disease was discovered was challenged by the reserve’s owners. Tom and Ronda Brakke and McBra, Inc., owners of the former Pine Ridge Hunting Lodge in Bloomfield, Iowa,...

Pennsylvania Expands CWD Quarantine to 12 Deer Farms; State Vet Calls for Ban on Feeding, Mineral Blocks

Pennsylvania officials have expanded its quarantine of deer farms after its investigation into any that may have had contact or have had contact with a confirmed case of chronic wasting disease. Twelve farms now are listed under the quarantine, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture announced Friday. The department is seeking any and all farms...