Texas Approves Hunting Feral Hogs By Hot Air BalloonThe state already allows shooting feral hogs from helicopters. The latest hunting twist comes as the state looks for new ways to control a growing hog population that causes millions in damages to crops every year.
Texas House Orders Study Before Using Poison On Feral HogsTexas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller's planned "feral hog apocalypse" won't be happening anytime soon.
Texas Ag Chief OKs Use Of Poison To Bring A 'Hog Apocalypse'The Texas agriculture commissioner approved the use of a poison that he says may herald a "feral hog apocalypse" in a state where an estimated 2.5 million hogs roam.
Texas Ag Commissioner Approves Pesticide Targeting Wild PigsThe move has upset hunters, who’ve gathered more than 1,200 signatures in opposition within two days.
Man Blames Feral Hogs For Early Morning Kaufman County CrashA Kaufman County man is in the hospital after crashing his pickup early Monday morning, and he's blaming the accident on a pack of wild hogs.
Heli-Hunters Go Hog Hunting!If there was a designated feral hog hunting season in Texas, it would be now. The newest way to hunt this destructive exotic species is from the air.
Texas Counties Can Seek Feral Hog Control Grants Texas counties needing financial help controlling feral hogs are being encouraged to pair up and apply for $30,000 in grants.
Texas Awards $60K In Contest To Kill Feral HogsState agriculture officials say more than 7,150 feral hogs were killed as part of a competition to curb their numbers and limit the hundreds of millions of dollars in damage caused to crops and ranchland every year.
Texas Contest Brings Demise Of 12,632 Feral HogsA competition aimed at curbing the feral hog problem in Texas has resulted in the demise of 12,632 of the animals that damage or destroy hundreds of millions of dollars in crops and ranchland every year.
Feral Hogs Escape Fort Worth SlaughterhouseFort Worth animal control officers scrambled through a north side neighborhood after about 30 feral hogs escaped from a slaughterhouse.
Feral Chickens On The RampageGangs of feral chickens are causing big problems.
Fort Worth Fighting Feral Hog ProblemThe animals are very destructive. And there are about a million and a half of them in Texas.