ENTO-065: Cattle Fever Ticks
cattle fever ticks information sheet

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Publication Date: 2017 February
Email: ctallen@tamu.edu

Product Code: ENTO-065

Free electronic download only.  Cattle fever ticks pose a significant health threat to U.S. cattle and, if not controlled, could cost livestock producers an estimated $1 billion. Of the infected cattle that have not been exposed to cattle fever previously, 70 to 90 percent die. This publication explains cattle fever transmission, prevention, control, and treatment. 4 pages, 4 photos. By Sonja L. Swiger.