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Multi County Feral Hog Management Workshop

February 25 @ 1:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Multi County Feral Hog Management Workshop
Sponsored by: Atascosa Wildlife and Fisheries Committee, Atascosa, Bexar, Wilson, Frio, and Guadalupe County Extension Offices
3 CEU’s to be offered for Private, Commercial and Non-Commercial Applicator’s
1 hour in IPM & 2 hours in General
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Doors Open 1:00 p.m.
Program Start 1:30 p.m.
$20.00 Registration Fee
Location: Atascosa County Extension Office Auditorium, 25 East 5th Street, Leming, Texas 78050
An RSVP is Requested by Friday February 21, 2020 by calling the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office of Atascosa County (830) 569-0034
Time Topics Presenter:
1:00 p.m. Registration and Welcome Georgina Macias, Assistant County Agent, Atascosa County
1:30 p.m. Feral Hog Biology Dr. Maureen Frank, Extension Wildlife Specialist Uvalde
2:15 p.m. Impact on Natural Resources Mike Bodenchuck, Cory Wilson, & Eddie Davis USDA Wildlife Services
3:00 p.m. Break
3:10 p.m. Feral Hog Control Techniques Josh Helcel, Texas A&M Natural Resource Institute
4:00 p.m. Feral Hog Health Concerns Dr. Burkett, Texas Animal Health Commission
4:45 p.m. Best Fencing Options Gary Craig, San Antonio Steel Company
5:30 p.m. Break
5:40 p.m. Drones in Hog Management Andy James, Texas A&M Natural Resource Institute
6:15 p.m. Panel Discussion Presenters, TPWD Game Warden, Mike Simmons Feral Swine Facility,
USDA, Texas A&M University Extension Specialists, and local experts.
Individuals with disabilities, who require an auxiliary aid, service or accommodation in order to participate in any of the mentioned activities, are encouraged to contact the County Extension Office at 830-569-0034 at least 8 days before all programs for assistance.


February 25
1:00 pm - 6:30 pm