What livestock owners need to know about ticks – with Dr. Cammack

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This week kicks off a short two part series on external parasites. We are focusing on ticks this week and will follow with horn flies in the next episode. Dana discusses ticks with Dr. Jonathan Cammack, our new livestock entomologist at Oklahoma State.

Ticks discussed in this episode are the 1.) Gulf Coast Tick, 2.) American Dog Tick, 3.) Lone Star Tick and the new tick, 4.) the Asian Longhorn Tick.

Check out OSU’s resources about ticks:

Common Ticks of Oklahoma and Tick-Borne Diseases Factsheet (link)

Beef Cattle Ectoparasites Factsheet (link)

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What livestock owners need to know about ticks - with Dr. Cammack

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