What's new in the world of worms?
June 25, 2019
WORMINFO is a monthly newsletter about gastro-intestinal parsites. It is sent to subscribers to the WORMINFO listserv. The WORMINFO listserv lets subscribers know when something new has posted to WORMX, the web site of the American Consortium for Small Ruminant Parasite Control (ACSRPC). To subscribe to the WORMINFO listserv, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the body of the message, write subscribe WORMINFO. You can also subscribe to the newsletters via Smore.
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2019 NAHMS Goat Study
Read Timely Topic by Jim Miller
No Benefit to Ewe Supplementation
Read more . . .
New Video on Genetic Selection
Free Fecal Egg Count (FEC) Analysis
If interested, contact Holly Burdett or Dr. Katherine Petersson at email@example.com.
Katahdin Sheep Sale
Featured ACSRPC Member
Read Dr. Whitley full profile
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Katahdin Sheep Sale
USDA ARS Dale Bumpers Small Farms Research Center
All sheep sell with NSIP parasite resistance data.
Joint ACSRPC-COMBAR Meeting
September 21, 2019
Southwest AREC Sheep Field Day & Ram Test Sale
Virginia Tech Southwest Agricultural Research & Extension Center
Glade Spring, Virginia
Info: web link
The Southwest AREC Ram Test evaluates rams for parasite resistance. Many of the sale rams also have EBVs for parasite resistance.
October 19, 2019
Small Ruminant Pasture, Grazing, & Browsing Conference
Western Maryland Research & Education Center
This all-day conference will include a presentation on internal parasite control.
Sponsored by Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware Extension
Lincoln Memorial University, DeBusk Teaching Center, Ewing, Virginia
Info: Dahlia O'Brien at firstname.lastname@example.org
This is the third time this conference will be held. It was previously held in Maryland and Delaware. All speakers are members of the consortium.
American Consortium for Small Ruminant Parasite Control (ACSRPC)