NADeFA News

09-03-2014
CANTON, Ohio — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has rejected six U.S. Congressmen who were requesting a ban on the interstate commerce of farm-raised cervids, including whitetail deer, elk, mule deer, red deer, sika deer and moose, and the North American Deer Farmers Association (NADeFA) stands by the decision. Last month, the six Congressional representatives — all of whom are members of an...
08-25-2014
Well known rockstar and hunting rights supporter Ted Nugent took a moment to record a special message for attendees at the 16th Annual Texas Deer Association Convention. Click on link below to hear his message. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibRw1CUugiA&feature=youtu.be
08-21-2014
CANTON, Ohio — The USDA’s National Animal Health Monitoring System (NAHMS) has launched Cervid 2014, the first-ever national study of the U.S. farmed cervid industry, and the North American Deer Farmers Association (NADeFA) welcomes the effort to expand knowledge and understanding about the deer industry. To collect the data for the study, the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS...
07-31-2014
CANTON, Ohio — The North American Deer Farmers Association (NADeFA) applauds the recent efforts by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture to combat the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) through scientific research and industry cooperation. The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) worked together with NADeFA, Pennsylvania Deer Farmers Association and individual deer farmers to...
07-30-2014
CANTON, Ohio — The North American Deer Farmers Association (NADeFA) announces its support for the recently proposed North Carolina House budget which includes language that transfers oversight authority over deer farming from the Wildlife Resources Commission to the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. “NADeFA has been working very closely with the deer farmers in North Carolina to...