The East Texas Wild Pig Seminar on April 20 in Overton will offer expert information and recommendations to residents interested in addressing wild pigs on their property.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service educational event will be 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 1710 N. Farm-to-Market Road 3053.
Cost is $10 the day of the event. Two Texas Department of Agriculture continuing education units – one laws and regulations and one integrated pest management – will be offered. Coffee and donuts will be provided. For more information, call 903-236-8429.
Topics and speakers include:
- Biology, Damage, Economic Impacts and Toxicant Updates – Dr. Aaron Sumrall, AgriLife Extension agriculture and natural resources agent, Newton County.
- Disease, Law and Regulation Updates – Tuffy Hale, Texas Animal Health Commission, Gilmer.
- Trapping Demonstration – Sumrall.
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