Control of BVDV-infection on common grassland--the key for successful BVDV-eradication in Lower Austria.

@article{Rossmanith2005ControlOB,
  title={Control of BVDV-infection on common grassland--the key for successful BVDV-eradication in Lower Austria.},
  author={Wigbert Rossmanith and R Janacek and Elfriede Wilhelm},
  journal={Preventive veterinary medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={72 1-2},
  pages={133-7; discussion 215-9}
}
A bovine viral diarrhea/mucosal disease (BVD/MD) control and eradication program was introduced in Lower Austria in 1996, according to the Swedish model. At present 9800 out of 17,000 herds are part of this program. An important risk factor for BVDV-transmission under local conditions is communal grazing. Approximately 3-4% of livestock share common… CONTINUE READING