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Northern Michigan beef herd tests positive for Bovine TB

For the second time this year, a northern Michigan beef herd has tested positive for Bovine Tuberculosis disease.MDARD

The small herd in Alcona County was found to be infected with Bovine TB during routine testing by the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD.)

The herd is located in a part of Michigan where Bovine TB is common among wild deer. The deer in turn spread it to captive animal herds. Continue reading

Alpena County dairy herd tests postive for Bovine TB

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Routine screening for Bovine Tuberculosis conducted by the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development has found serveral cases in Michigan. Continue reading