wild hogs

USDA to begin testing oral toxic bait for invasive feral swine

· December 13, 2017

USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is two steps closer to evaluating an oral toxic bait for use with invasive feral swine. The APHIS Wildlife Services (WS) received an Experimental Use Permit (EUP) from the EPA to conduct sodium nitrite toxic bait field trials on free-roaming feral swine in Texas and Alabama. Second, […]

Kaput Feral Hog Bait withdraws Texas registration

· April 25, 2017

Scimetrics Ltd. Corp., the maker of Kaput Feral Hog Bait, has withdrawn its registration in the state of Texas. The first feral hog pesticide to be approved in the United States raised headlines last week when the Texas House voted 127-12  in favor of House Bill 3451, that would require a state agency or university […]

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