Estimation of Deer Damage to Soybean Production in Mississippi: A Temporal and Spatial Context August, 2019

Mississippi Deer Population, Management News and Information Archive

... Mississippi's deer population is currently estimated to be ≥ 1.75 million animals, with an economic impact to Mississippi in excess of $800 million.Although both soybeans and white-tailed deer are very important to the Mississippi economy, white-tailed deer readily consume soybeans and soybean production has been linked to population dynamics of deer in Mississippi..,

2019 deer forecast looking bright October 22, 2019 Texas, Athens Daily Review
... Texas Parks Wildlife’s latest estimates indicate there are about 5.4 million whitetails ... Mississippi’s whitetail count of about 1.6 million ranks a distant second to Texas; Missouri is third with 1.4 million, according to figures presented during a Southeast Deer Study Group conference in 2018..,

CWD, flooding prompts proposed new rules for parts of Mississippi April 29, 2020 The Clarion-Ledger
...  in the South Delta ... In 2019, the area was flooded much of the year and animals were seen starving and dying... the agency responded with a reduced bag limit of one buck per day ... In the Issaquena and North Mississippi CWD Management zones, hunters may be required to submit samples of harvested deer on Nov. 21-22..,

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