A cost/benefit study of paratuberculosis certification in French cattle herds.

@article{Dufour2004ACS,
  title={A cost/benefit study of paratuberculosis certification in French cattle herds.},
  author={Barbara Dufour and R{\'e}gis Pouillot and Beno{\^i}t Durand},
  journal={Veterinary research},
  year={2004},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={69-81}
}
Paratuberculosis has received increasing attention in France because of the important losses this disease may provoke. The use of certification schemes has proven its effectiveness for the protection of healthy herds against diseases transmitted mainly by trade. The economic justification of such schemes in the particular case of paratuberculosis is studied… CONTINUE READING