The effectiveness of copper oxide wire particles as an anthelmintic in pregnant ewes and safety to offspring

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2002: $254,137.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2006
Region: Southern
State: Georgia
Principal Investigator:
Thomas Terrill
Fort Valley State University
Article explaining an experiment to determine the safety of copper oxide wire particulate use in ewes and to their offspring as an alternative to chemical dewormers.
J.M. Burke
J.E. Miller
D.K. Brauer
B. Kouakou
G. Kouakou
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
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.