TITLE

Rat Control

AUTHOR(S)
Buckle, Alan
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/15/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 11, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on controlling rats in farms in Great Britain. It cites the impact of Norway or brown rats on farms. The most common cause of disease transmission from rats to human and livestock is contact with rodent urine and faeces. Baits with anticoagulant rodenticides are widely used for rat control due to its practicality and effectiveness. Wildlife monitoring has revealed traces of rodenticides in animals due to ingestion of rodents treated with the substance.
ACCESSION #
22670769

 

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