Management practices to control gastrointestinal parasites in dairy and beef goats in Minas Gerais; Brazil.

@article{Guimares2011ManagementPT,
  title={Management practices to control gastrointestinal parasites in dairy and beef goats in Minas Gerais; Brazil.},
  author={Alessandro de S{\'a} Guimar{\~a}es and Aurora Maria Guimar{\~a}es Gouveia and Filipe Borges do Carmo and Gabriela Canabrava Gouveia and Marcos Xavier Silva and Luiz da Silva Vieira and M B Molento},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2011},
  volume={176 2-3},
  pages={265-9}
}
Parasitic infection is recognized worldwide as a limiting factor in the production of goats, and various control methods are used to reduce economic losses, often without considering the epidemiology of the parasites. This has led to the development of highly tolerant parasite populations and the presence of chemical residues in the beef and milk. The objective of this study was to determine the level of knowledge of goat farmers about parasitic diseases and to correlate this with the… CONTINUE READING