Leon County Today - The Buffalo Press

AgriLife Extension experts: Livestock parasites, pests likely to proliferate due to wet weather



By: Paul Schattenberg UVALDE — Excessive rains in many parts of the state have Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts concerned about the possibility of increased parasite and pest activity with livestock. “Wet weather creates conditions favorable for parasites to infect animals on pasture,” said Dr. Rick Machen, AgriLife Extension livestock specialist based in Uvalde. Machen said with the recent […]

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