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foot rot

[′fu̇t ‚rät]
(plant pathology)
Any disease that involves rotting of the stem or trunk of a plant.
(veterinary medicine)
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Many of the regulatory programs that have been available in New South Wales have included techniques that have led to the eradication of virulent footrot in over 6000 flocks in NSW, but many of these techniques have not been applied in other states, he said.
They also show resistance to internal parasites and footrot.
This not only destroys the sod and kills out the plants, but also makes conditions ideal for footrot, mastitis, calf scours, etc.
However the prevalence of footrot, fluke and lung worm and spear grass rendered much of the area unsuitable for sheep.
A century ago the American Wild West was chock-a-block with snakeoil salesmen, self-styled "healers" who peddled curious lotions and wondrous potions for everything from footrot to horse colic.
Sheep that resist flystrike and footrot, in addition to worms, would be good for starters.
IaIN Scald - also known as inter-digital dermatitis or Benign Footrot - to begin with, is caused by the bacteria Fusobacterium necrophorum.
He said faecal egg counting must form an integral part of management systems and that farmers should quarantine all purchased livestock to avoid infecting their flocks not only with worms but with fluke, scab and footrot too.
Diagnosis of footrot was made on the basis of thorough examination of the foot, interdigital swelling and separation of the interdigital skin.
With no Tiger, the biggest galleries flocked to Monty's gang at Birkdale yesterday - and the 1st Battalion Light Umbrellas stayed with him through footslog and footrot.
For example, in sheep footrot causes decreased thermal and mechanical thresholds indicating a form of hyperalgesia (Ley et al.
WELSH Mountain sheep breeders have been given hope they can eradicate footrot from their flocks.