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Eddie’s Corner: Fescue Toxicosis

By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent, November 7, 2105

FescueAs cooler weather is coming into Georgia, the UGA Beef Team and UGA Extension Beef Specialist Dr. Lawton Stewart would like to alert cattlemen to be on the lookout for cattle suffering from a condition known as fescue toxicosis. This condition will show up as fall calving cows that are having premature and/or light calves and/or producing little or no milk (agalactia.)  Continue reading