Feral Swine

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Wildlife Managers Win Appeal On Michigan’s Exotic Pig Ban

In a 3-0 decision, the court said there’s nothing illegal about the state targeting some breeds and not others.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2015

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Michigan Judge Delays Ruling On Exotic Swine Ban

An Upper Peninsula judge has postponed a ruling on whether Michigan’s ban on exotic swine is constitutional.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/15/2012

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Ban On Exotic Swine Causes Backlash In Michigan

Michigan’s effort to wipe out exotic hogs is causing a backlash among farmers and hunting ranch operators that raise them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2012

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Hunters Kill More Wild Hogs In 2011

Hunters have taken more feral swine in Michigan this year than in 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011

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March Deadline Stands For Removing Feral Swine

A March deadline for removing exotic swine from ranches in Michigan will stand after a ban on the animals became official, the state said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2011

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Wild Hogs Order To Take Effect In October

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has drafted a new order that lists sporting swine as an invasive species – effective October 8.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2011

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Deputies Flee, Then Shoot Charging Wild Pig

Authorities in Michigan were forced to shoot and kill a 300-pound wild pig outside a home about 90 miles northwest of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/22/2011

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Feral Swine Debate Takes Another Twist In Michigan

Michigan lawmakers are debating how to deal with the wild swine that are causing problems by threatening farms in the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2011