Source: AgriLife Today | May 7, 2020

As the weather warms up and people begin spending more time in their yards, parks and forests, more people will be coming home with a rash or bug bite.

However, Texas … Read More

Source: Texas A&M Forest Service

Spring and warm weather are finally here, bringing new growth and life. But they also bring increased forest pest activity.  

Now is the time for landowners to check their trees to inspect for any signs … Read More

A male southern cattle fever tick. Photo taken by the USDA-ARS Cattle Fever Tick Research Laboratory.

Source: Foundation … Read More

Invasive rodents on islands, predators eating livestock, vultures pecking at property, birds colliding with airplanes. Wildlife damage can take many forms. As such, managers need a variety of tools to help reduce damage. To help explore many of the preventative or nonlethal tools developed and improved by … Read More

Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | March 12, 2020

Zebra mussels

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) has added O.H. Ivie Lake near San Angelo to the statewide list of lakes … Read More

Source: Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation | March 3, 2020

Coyotes may be harvested anytime during daylight hours by anyone … Read More

After several residents voiced their concerns Wednesday, The Woodlands Township approved the hiring of a special consultant to develop a game plan to reduce the feral hog population. The consultant will be paid $25,000.

Source: AgriLife Today | Jan. 8, 2019

4Ry, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service and Texas A&M AgriLife Research have signed a collaborative research agreement to develop a means to more efficiently and effectively spray cattle and kill cattle fever ticks, according to a … Read More

by Tristan Baurick for NOLA.com
Snakes, turtles, rabbits, nutria, turkey eggs, turkey babies, baby trees.
Those are among the things state the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries scientists recently dug out of the bellies of dead feral … Read More

The Willacy County dipping vat is now open and ready to receive cattle for fever tick treatment. The vat is in Santa Monica and will operate by appointment only. When fever ticks are found in an area, cattle and other livestock are subject to prescribed and systematic treatment. Dipping vats … Read More