Leopold Center
U.S. Department of Agriculture



There is nothing as infuriating as watching a herd of white-tailed deer consume a summer's worth of work in the orchard. Wildlife, including deer, gophers, mice, and geese, cause a great deal of damage to orchards in the Midwest each year. Various methods for management of wildlife pests exist; the tricky part of management is the timing of these treatments.

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