Animal Health

Longhorned Ticks Now in Four States

Jun 15, 2018 by John Maday
Agricultural officials this week confirmed  the presence of the Longhorned tick in Benton County, Arkansas, increasing to four the number of states with confirmed sightings of the exotic Asian pest.

Cattle Resist CWD in Long-Term Trial

May 24, 2018 by John Maday
Because of its similarity to Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), concerns have lingered that chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer and other cervids could eventually could spread to cattle.