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Sustainable Worm Control Strategies for Cattle - a Technical Manual for Veterinary Surgeons and Advisors

COWS is an industry initiative promoting sustainable control strategies for parasites in cattle. It has produced a technical manual in order to provide a sound basis for advice to the cattle industry. It comprises 5 chapters plus an appendix, which can be downloaded from here:

Controlling ectoparasites and insect pests of cattle (November 2014)

Controlling liver and rumen fluke in cattle (December 2013)

Controlling lungworm in cattle (August 2014)

Controlling parasitic gastroenteritis in cattle (April 2014)

Integrated parasite control on cattle farms (November 2014)

Appendix: Administering wormers (anthelmintics) effectively (December 2014)


Other COWS resources

Flukicides product table

Top 10 tips on controlling liver fluke

Cattle parasite control guide


Other resources

NOAH VMD note on withdrawal periods for flukicides in dairy cows