TITLE

Plan of action needed in Wales as the worms turn

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;10/5/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 14, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Farming Connect beef and sheep improvement programme of the Hybu Cig Cymru (HCC) firm in Wales. The program aims to decrease worming costs and slow development of anthelmintic resistance among livestock. HCC industry development manager Prys Morgan requests farmers to consider faecal egg counting. Farmer John Davies adds that over-use of drenches raises the chance of developing resistant worms.
ACCESSION #
27637523

 

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