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Wild boars have been ravaging farmland across the island of Honshu.
Ragù de Cinghiale (wild boar) is popular in the hills to the south of Siena where wild game is plentiful.
Mature boars are more solitary and will occasionally wander searching for breeding opportunities, typically following a sounder only if attempting to mate.
Byers plans to serve wild boar, duck, homemade hot dogs and other handheld fare at the fest.
Bill Clinton shared a dinner of spicy wild boar with him at the presidential palace.
The drawing features wild American animals: a bear, moose, boar and others and uses the blue background and white stars of the American flag as a backdrop for the night sky.
Vaccines against swine fever in wild boar, Lyme disease in rodents and tuberculosis in badgers are under development.
The target of this particular pursuit was a wild boar.
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