Wisconsin CWD News

WI – Waukesha County Deer Farm Tests Positive for CWD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 10, 2022 Contact: Kevin Hoffman, Public Information Officer, (608) 224-5005, kevin.hoffman@wisconsin.gov MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) has confirmed that two white-tailed deer at a Waukesha County farm have tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD). The samples were confirmed Read more…

WI – New Baiting And Feeding Ban In Effect For Outagamie And Calumet Counties Beginning Oct. 1

MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) received notification from the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection that a farm-raised deer on a deer farm in Outagamie County tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD). With this new CWD detection, Outagamie County is now considered a Read more…

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Wisconsin Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
6101 Mineral Point Rd. Madison WI 53705-4494
608-262-5432 or 800-608-8387

Locations Where CWD Was Found

Counties (accurate as of October 2021)

Adams, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Dunn, Eau Claire, Fond Du Lac, Grant, Green, Green Lake, Iowa, Jefferson, Juneau, Kenosha,  Lafayette, Lincoln, Marathon, Marquette, Milwaukee, Oneida, Portage, Racine, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Shawano, Sheboygan, Walworth, Washburn, Washington, Waukesha, Wood, Vernon


Act 240 – 2003 Wisconsin Act 240

AN ACT to amend 29.335; and to create 29.336 of the statutes; relating to: feeding deer for viewing or hunting and 

granting rule−making authority.
2003 Wisconsin Act 240 – PDF document