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Eddie’s Corner: Wild Hogs

By  Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent, March 1, 2015

Wild-pigDo you remember the movie “Wild Hogs?”  If not, it was a comedy about men having a mid-life crisis.  There is another type of crisis involving wild hogs that is not a comedy at all.  As a matter of fact it costs farmers and landowners millions of dollars each year.  To get a better gauge of just how costly it is, University of Georgia researchers are surveying landowners in Georgia to quantify the economic damage wild or feral swine are causing the state.  Continue reading