12 Aug 2022
Agridirect.ie looks at ringworm in calves, and discusses how it can be treated and prevented.
A disease rarely discussed
Although not an ailment often discussed among farmers, I have heard a few guys talking recently about an outbreak of ringworm in calves. Now, popular wisdom would suggest that animals suffering from ringworm are not in good overall condition, but this is not necessarily the case. Yes, it is true that calves in poor health are more vulnerable to outbreaks of ringworm, but the...