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Annual ryegrass toxicity (ARGT) is an often fatal poisoning of livestock that consume annual ryegrass infected by the bacterium Rathayibacter toxicus (formerly known as Clavibacter tox
All ruminants (including sheep, cattle and goats) require cobalt in their diet for the synthesis of vitamin B12.
Copper is an essential trace element for animals needed for body, bone and wool growth, pigmentation, healthy nerve fibres and white blood cell function.
This page describes the causes and signs of salt poisoning of livestock as well as how to treat and prevent the condition.
Slender iceplant, Mesembryanthemum nodiflorum, is a small, succulent, winter-growing annual weed, most common in the eastern Wheatbelt.
Selenium (Se) is now recognised as an essential trace element for ruminants.
Measure water quality and quantity to effectively plan and monitor water supplies for livestock.
Selenium and vitamin E are essential in sheep diets, and work together to prevent and repair cell damage in the body.