NRI's Josh Helcel Interviewed For "Hog Wars"
In a special report by Landon McBride of KFDX 3 News, NRI's Extension Associate Josh Helcel is interviewed about the severe feral hog problem in the state of Texas.Read more...
Conference Held to Discuss How to Fight Growing Wild Hog Population
Farmers, ranchers, and experts from around the state of Texas came together to discuss how to fight growing wild hog population.Read more...
Protecting Endangered Species from Feral Swine Damage
Havasu National Wildlife Refuge was established by Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1941, as a refuge and breeding ground for migratory birds and other wildlife. Feral swine are a hazard to the threatened, endangered, and native wildlife species of the refug…Read more...
Spring Wild Pig Newsletter is Here!
In this issue, readers will learn about the effects of abatement efforts on wild pig behavior, the impact wild pigs have on water quality, and get the opportunity to read trending articles and much more!Read more...
Hunting the wild hog
Marksman’s unique job helps control an invasive species that threatens other wildlife - Codey Elrod has a unique position as a hog control technician for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources where his work helps protect the endangered loggerhe…Read more...