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2017 Was Near Record Year For CWD From Deer Farming, Hunting Operations March 12, 2018 Wisconsin

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2017 Was Near Record Year For CWD From Deer Farming, Hunting Operations March 12, 2018 Wisconsin, Wisconsin Public Radio News
... There were 60 deer from hunting ranches across the state that tested positive for CWD last year. The only year with a higher total ... was in 2006 when a total of 61 tested positive... there are 376 deer farms in Wisconsin and 19 of them have tested positive for CWD since 2001..,

WD Spikes at Wisconsin Deer Farms April 9, 2018 Wisconsin, Deer and Deer Hunting
... There are currently 376 deer farms in Wisconsin and DATCP says that 19 have tested positive for CWD over the past 17 years, resulting in the depopulation of 11 captive herds... Since January, there have been nine confirmed cases of CWD at deer breeding facilities and hunting ranches ..,

Three deer or elk farms depopulated over CWD this year September 19, 2018 Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
 ... nine other CWD-positive facilities in Wisconsin are quarantined but allowed to stay open ... 380 deer or elk farms in Wisconsin, according to DATCP records. Since 2002, CWD has been found at 23 of the captive facilities; 14 have been depopulated, including the three this year...,

Legislative committee decides CWD isn't all that urgent after all October 5, 2018 Wisconsin, Green Bay Press Gazette
... of the three “aggressive actions” and “new initiatives” in Walker’s “balanced approach” to battling CWD, one remains: an order directing the Department of Natural Resources to work with Wisconsin’s 376 captive deer/elk farms to “enhance” their fencing..,

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