Production, faecal egg counts and worm burdens of ewe lambs which grazed six contrasting forages.

@article{Niezen1998ProductionFE,
  title={Production, faecal egg counts and worm burdens of ewe lambs which grazed six contrasting forages.},
  author={John Niezen and Hugh A Robertson and Garry C. Waghorn and W A G Charleston},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={1998},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={15-27}
}
Lambs were grazed on monospecific swards of one of six forages, some containing condensed tannins (CT); sulla (Hedysarum coronarium), Lotus corniculatus and L. pedunculatus and some without CT (lucerne (Medicago sativa), plantain (Plantago lanceolata) and a ryegrass/white clover pasture (Lolium perenne/Trifolium repens)) to evaluate effects of forage type on gastrointestinal nematode burdens, faecal egg count as well as liveweight gain (LWG), wool growth and dag formation over a 42-day period… CONTINUE READING