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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


Bacon, Pork Prices Rise As Deadly Diarrhea Virus Wipes Out Michigan Pigs

Love your bacon, ham and baby-back ribs? Get used to forking over more dough for your pork.


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Judge Plans Ruling On Motions In Swine Suit

A farmer is challenging a DNR order declaring Russian boars as invasive species.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2013

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Woman’s Effort To Keep Farm Animals Draws Support

A woman’s effort to keep goats, chickens, pot belly pigs and rabbits on her mid-Michigan property is drawing support from online donors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/20/2013

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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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2nd Man Charged Pig Theft, Killings

A second man has been charged in the weekend break-in of an Oceana County barn and theft and slayings of pigs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2012


Swine Flu Case Confirmed In Washtenaw County

The first case of a new strain of influenza has been reported in Washtenaw County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/15/2012

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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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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