Cooler temperatures make outlook for new deer season promising September 1, 2017 Kentucky,

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Cooler temperatures make outlook for new deer season promising September 1, 2017 Kentucky, nkytribune.com
... Statewide, anecdotal evidence suggests fawn reproduction was very good this spring.  “We had a good acorn crop last fall, and a wet spring,” said Jenkins. “It’s late summer and it’s still green.” ... deer herds in many of the northcentral Kentucky countie ... remain above target densities... contributing factors ... increases in agriculture and urbanization ..,

... We had a good acorn crop last fall and a mild winter followed by a wet spring and summer,” Jenkins said. “Everything went right this year for very high survival and reproduction.” ... Through Aug. 29, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife had documented more than 1,400 cases of deer suspected of having contracted EHD..,


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