Minnesota Bill Would Prohibit Farming and Possession of White-Tailed Deer

Minnesota House File 3970 would phase out white-tailed deer farming in the state and make it illegal to possess a white-tailed deer after August 1, 2024. Effective upon enactment, the bill would prohibit the import of white-tailed deer into the state from a farmed herd. The bill has been referred to the House Committee on Agriculture, Finance, and Policy.