Tag Archive: feral pig

Oct 31

Friday Feast! October 31, 2014

Eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! Another reason to fire up the grill: invasive pigs may ruin Halloween Serving up wild pigs in Florida Fighting to eat Asian carps in Illinois And Missouri, too Chinese delegates showing interest in an Illinois Asian carp processing plant (although it apparently stinks) Invasivore movement …

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Jun 13

Friday Feast! 13 June 2014

Eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! Eating dandelions to beat them this summer on NPR (and see our recipe for dandelion green salad) Feral hog eradication efforts are working in New Mexico Wisconsin DNR wants help detecting garlic mustard invasions Invasivore goats and a good pun? Love it. Students in Wisconsin participate …

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Mar 28

Friday Feast! March 28, 2014

Eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! Modern Farmer talks about the joy of cooking invasive species And Outside talks to our friend Bun Lai about gourmet invasivory Grist is writing about eating Asian Carp It’s open season on feral pigs in British Columbia Sounds like great times were had at the …

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Feb 21

Friday Feast! February 21, 2014

Eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! Next week (Feb 23-28) is National Invasive Species Awareness Week! Feeding invasive pigs to Fido? Eurasian collared doves are on the move in North America- time to start hunting? Invasive-sniffing dogs appearing at boat launches. Putting invasive green crabs on the menu? Lamenting the end of …

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Jul 27

Out to Eat! July 27, 2013

Good things come to those who wait: an overdue helping of eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! The Raleigh Telegram provides a tasty recipe for lionfish with fresh herbs They’re also eating lionfish in Florida; and check out cool video here! The Baltimore Sun asks whether snakehead are menace or meal …

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May 04

Out to Eat! May 4, 2013

Eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! Malicious but delicious in Austin, Texas Miami chefs cook up invasive lionfish Smoked python is also on the menu in Miami

Mar 30

Out to Eat! March 30, 2013

Eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! Record-setting snakehead caught in Florida Dramatic impact of feral pigs in Oklahoma Festival targets invasive cichlids in Louisiana Minnesota Department of Natural Resources offering invasive species volunteer training in April Editor Matt Barnes and collaborators have been developing new tools for detecting invasive species

Jan 07

When native species invade

White tailed deer is a species native to Kentucky, where I live, and to much of the eastern hardwood forest region of the USA.  However, white tailed deer have attained such high abundance that they cause major ecological problems normally associated with invasive species.  For example, white tailed deer browse tree seedlings, so in areas …

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Jan 05

Out to Eat! January 5, 2013

Kicking off 2013 with a round-up of eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! The Appalachian Voice provided some tasty suggestions for eating invasive species, including a familiar recipe for pulled feral pork sandwiches! Wisconsin Sea Grant presented an updated Twelve Days of Aquatic Invasive Species Will Invasivory remain a hot food …

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Nov 17

Out to Eat! November 17, 2012

A helping of eating invasive species news and notes from around the internet! Texans are also talking about eating invasive feral pigs Important precaution against transporting and selling live snakehead Brew beer with invasive cheatgrass! (sorry we could only find this one in print)

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