Strategies for Coping with Parasite Larvae on P...

Strategies for Coping with Parasite Larvae on Pastures in the Springtime in Ohio

Strategies for Coping with Parasite Larvae on Pastures in the Springtime in Ohio

Contrary to what many people think, the infective larval forms of many internal parasites of sheep and goats can survive surprisingly well through cold winters on typical pastures in Ohio.

In "Strategies for Coping with Parasite Larvae on Pastures in the Springtime in Ohio," William Shulaw, Rory Lewandowski, Jeff McCutcheon, and Joyce Foster present alternative strategies incorporating newer concepts of parasite control that may be sustainable with less potential for resistant worm selection.

Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) LNC08-306 , Non-traditional Forages in a Managed Grazing System for Control of Gastrointestinal Parasites in Sheep .

Product specs
Year: 2012
Length: 6 Pages
Author(s): William Shulaw, Rory Lewandowski, Jeff McCutcheon, and Joyce Foster
Location: North Central | Ohio
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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.