Game Commission seeks to stop HogStop: Public takes a dim view of contraceptive for boar hogs

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald A feral sow begs for food in 2018 at Wailoa State Recreation Area in Hilo.

A new contraceptive to control feral pig populations is raising the hackles of hunters and cultural practitioners, who’re demanding the product HogStop be banned in the islands until more is known about it.