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Online Help Against Parasitic Nematodes in Sheep

05 August 2014

BRAZIL – A new piece of online software will assist Brazilian farmers in the fight against nematode parasites in sheep, an agricultural research body has announced.

The Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (EMBRAPA) service is free to those with internet access and serves to identify onfarm factors that increase a proliferation of worms in sheep.

Launched at the recent Family Farming and Farm Worker Fair (Agrifam), it includes producer guidelines on reducing drug reliance.

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