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Do deer eat carrots? Deer can't stop eating them! - July 13, 2020


... Following the discovery of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer in Dakota County in March, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will expand current deer feeding and attractant bans to include Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Rice, Scott and Washington counties ...

PA Game Commission explains CWD deer-feeding ban proposal; petition opposes it June 7, 2020 Pennsylvania, LancasterOnline
... added to the plan in April calls for statewide bans on feeding deer ... there are no studies that have proven such bans reduce the prevalence of CWD [chronic wasting disease] ...

Six Metro Counties Added to Deer Feeding and Attractant Ban June 5, 2020 Minnesota, Belle Plaine Herald
... Following the discovery of chronic wasting disease in a wild deer in Dakota County in March, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will expand current deer feeding and attractant bans ... “To prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease, it’s important to limit close contact among deer,” ...

... "The North Mississippi Zone and the Issaquena Zone ... now surveillance zones ... Supplemental feeding, salt licks and mineral licks remain banned in the four management zones. In areas outside the management zones, but within the surveillance zones, hunters may resume supplemental feeding and the use of salt and mineral licks ...

DWR asks public not to feed wildlife after deer found dead from chronic wasting disease April 6, 2020 Utah, St. George News
... it is not illegal to feed wildlife ... two mule deer have been found dead in the yards of Moab residents. Both of these deer tested positive for chronic wasting disease ... Feeding deer can cause large groups of them to congregate into one area, increasing the chance of the disease spreading from one animal to the next ...

Protein supplementation for whitetail deer - February 9, 2020 Louisiana


DIFW's Deer Feeding Report and Recommendations February 3, 2020 Maine, Bangor Daily News
... Last year, we provided $18,000 of feeding support to 51 feeders. We used to use only oats and barley as a mix, as recommended by the state deer biologist at the time, but now we saw that alfalfa bales have been used in Canada. Last year, we experimented with using 38 round bales of alfalfa for feeding deer. This year ACCA bought 120 bales of alfalfa hay...

... City Manager Jeff Looney emphasized that officials aren’t telling residents they can’t feed the deer.  “They want people to still feed the deer by hand in spreading of the feed for them,” he said. “You can do that. They want to discontinue the automatic feeders.” ...




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