Farm-Raised Deer Program

The Farm-Raised Deer Program provides the requirements for keeping and moving farm-raised deer in Wisconsin, including registration, recordkeeping, disease testing, movement, and permit requirements.  

Wisconsin Deer Farm Statistics

The following data is updated annually during the license renewal process:

Number of registered​​ deer premises in Wisconsin​331
Number of hunting ranches62 of the 331
Number of premises enrolled in the CWD herd status program
144


The following data was last updated May 14​​, 2019:

Number of farms with a CWD positive test since 200126
Number of herds depopulated as a result of a CWD positive​17​


Resources

*Updated daily through an automated database.

Deer Keeper Organizations