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Old 05-04-2018, 07:45 AM   #1
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Anybody add anything to their deer feed to repel/treat ticks?
Especially in a wild herd.

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Old 05-04-2018, 08:43 AM   #2
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why? Ticks don't affect the meat you eat.
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Old 05-04-2018, 04:27 PM   #3
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Not specifically for ticks but we add ivomec twice a year
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Old 05-06-2018, 09:51 PM   #4
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I heard that someone is doing this in Val verde co
I guess to stop some tick disease.
Just wondering.

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Old 05-07-2018, 03:38 AM   #5
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USDA has added ivomec to tons of feeders all over south Texas to prevent spread of the fever tick. They've been doing that for a quite a while now.
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Old 05-08-2018, 12:31 PM   #6
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How do you add the Ivomec? can you get it in powder?
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Old 05-08-2018, 08:46 PM   #7
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How do you add the Ivomec? can you get it in powder?
Feedmill can add it to the protein
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