Integrated pest management is commonplace for controlling crop pests and similar concepts apply to controlling livestock pests including using the right type of control at the right time for the right duration.
You can help delay drug resistance in parasites, as more complex strategies create need for veterinarian oversight.
For many years, the biggest questions producers faced in controlling internal parasites related to timing.
In Dairy cattle, follow the label for treatments during November and December
Anaplasmosis and pinkeye can negatively impact the health, performance, and profit potential of the cattle operation. These control measures can help.
The wet spring has certainly provided favorable breeding conditions for flies. As we progress into the summer it is evident that fly pressure is and will be heavy.
Parasite control should be the cornerstone of your animal health program because parasites negatively impact the overall health and performance of cattle.
Routine and continued use of anthelmintics have created resistance in some populations of internal parasites.
Worms, flies, ticks and lice are all costly to beef producers.