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Small Ruminant Parasite Management and FAMACHA Training Workshop

March 23rd, 2016 · No Comments

Rory Lewandowski, Extension Educator Wayne County and Crossroads EERA An important aspect of small ruminant management is internal parasite control.   For a pasture based production system, parasite control is essential to profitability.  In this system, the parasite of greatest concern is Haemonchus contortus, commonly known as the barber pole worm.  Reliance upon a regular de-worming […]

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Tags: Health · Management · Parasites