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BIOSECURITY ON THE RANCH
Ron Parker, department head and beef cattle specialist
Extension Animal Resources Department, New Mexico State University The following is a list of suggested practices relating to bio-security on the farm or ranch. Recent occurrences of infectious diseases in other countries and concerns of bio-terrorism in this country make it more important that ranch managers have a plan for minimizing risk in their operation.
ANTHRAX and LIVESTOCK
Ron Parker, department head
Extension Animal Resources Department, New Mexico State University
Information contained in this article has been gleaned from a number of sources, including textbooks, the internet and personal communications. I believe this to be factual information. However, if you find information herein that you deem to be questionable, or have unanswered questions, please let me know. Ron Parker