Dove hunting draws thousands of Texans to the field each year for the kickoff of the annual fall hunting season. Many hunters go to the extra effort of establishing crops in an attempt to create the ideal dove hunting location. However, because it is the hunter who is responsible for determining whether a field has been seeded legally, hunters need to know and make sure the areas they hunt are in accordance with Texas State and Federal laws prohibiting baiting. Hunters can also benefit from understanding ways that seedbearing crops can be legally planted to attract doves. (4 pages)
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Air quality standards are being strictly enforced for animal feeding operations. Animal producers, technical service providers and the general public should be familiar with the terminology used in the laws that govern air quality standards. (4 pages)
This 4-pages publication examines greenhouse gas emission (GHG) sources within animal agriculture operations and how producers can decrease GHG emissions in an economically viable manner while reducing their overall carbon footprint.
This 9-page publication explains the regulations, options, and procedures for closing earthen storage and treatment structures for livestock or poultry manure. (9 pages)
Ammonia emissions from concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) can have potentially negative effects on air, water quality, human, and animal health. This educational bulletin discusses: Environmental and health concerns Regulatory issues Emissions measurement Abatement methods for effective management of ammonia emissions (11 pages)