TITLE

Use of preventative medicines by farmers continues to increase

PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Veterinary Ireland Journal;Oct2012, Vol. 2 Issue 10, p484
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a report which shows that the usage of preventative vaccines in Irish farms to prevent diseases in cattle, sheep and pigs have increased by 17 percent from July 2011 to July 2012.
ACCESSION #
86433536

 

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