TITLE

Mild winters increase risk of disease

AUTHOR(S)
Buss, Jessica
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;1/17/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 3, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the role of mild and wet winters in the increased levels of respiratory and other health conditions among housed livestock in Great Britain. Concern over Glassers disease in pigs; Increased levels of scours, coccidiosis and rotavirus among housed cattle.
ACCESSION #
9127860

 

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