livestock industries

Global warming—a rising cost to Australia’s livestock industries

Worms, ticks and flies are just some of the parasites that cause health problems in Australian livestock. Now with average yearly temperatures on the rise, experts warn that parasite infection and disease is likely to spread and become more costly, […]

UQ project works to boost Chinese livestock welfare

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The welfare of millions of animals in China—where more livestock are raised and slaughtered than in any other nation—is the focus of a project led by the University of Queensland’s School of Veterinary Science. Project manager and PhD student Michelle Sinclair said the Animal […]

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