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Longhorn Ticks in NC Kill Five Cows!

Posted: 07-13-2019 10:07 PM
by Malaria_Kidd II
Could a tiny self cloning longhorn tick one day be responsible for US beef prices being equal to beef prices in Japan?

They don't need a mate to lay fertilized eggs! :shock:


"The North Carolina Department of Agriculture and CS Veterinary Division shared an advisory to livestock owners to watch out for the ticks after five cows were ruled dead by acute anemia — which occurs when there is an “abrupt drop” in red blood cells, typically caused by acute hemorrhage or the destruction of red blood cells."

https://www.nydailynews.com/news/nation ... story.html

MK II :confused: