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Saturday, January 16 • 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Innovations in Controlling Barber Pole Worm and Treating Deer Worm in Goats and Sheep

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Cornell Cooperative Extension Small Ruminant Extension Specialist tatiana Stanton will discuss preliminary results from on-farm studies in Northeast sheep flocks and goat herds of the effects of 1) dosing animals with copper  oxide wire particles on barber pole worm populations, 2) grazing birdsfoot trefoil pastures versus conventional pastures on strongyle populations, FAMACHA scores and weight gains, and 3) two different treatment protocols on recovery rates of goats and sheep naturally infected with deer worm.

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tatiana Stanton

Sheep and Goat Extension Associate, Cornell University Extension
Dr. tatiana Stanton is a goat and sheep extension associate at Cornell University where she is part of the staff of the NE Sheep and Goat Marketing Program. In her spare time, tatiana maintains a small herd (35 doe) of high percentage Boer meat goats and chairs the Education Committee... Read More →

Saturday January 16, 2016 3:00pm - 4:15pm PST