Sustainable Parasite Control

Project Type: PDP State Program
Funds awarded in 2021: $11,111.00
Projected End Date: 06/30/2023
Grant Recipient: Mississippi State University
Region: Southern
State: Mississippi
State Coordinator:
Dr. Leyla Rios
Department of Animal & Dairy Sciences at Mississippi State University
This fact sheet summarizes the use of indicators in order to check the animals for parasites before taking the decision of deworming. A group of simple practices that farmers can implement in order to reduce the use of commercial dewormers and reduce the anthelmintic resistance in the parasite population.
Fact Sheet
Leyla Rios de Alvarez, Mississippi State University
Felipe Torres Acosta, Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan
Rocky Lemus, Mississippi State University
Dean Jousan, Mississippi State University
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
Ordering info:
Leyla Rios
[email protected]
Mississippi State University
4025 Wise Center Drive
Mississippi State, MS 39762
Publication/product ID: Publication Number: P3722
This product is associated with the project "Mississippi State University Training Grant- MSP21"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.