TITLE

New disease challenge: winter pinkeye

AUTHOR(S)
SORENSEN, LORETTA
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
California Farmer;Nov2012, Vol. 295 Issue 11, pBP7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on a new winter disease in cattle called the pinkeye disease caused by Moraxella bovoculi.
ACCESSION #
83433189

 

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