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Objectives of this study were to determine if horn fly populations and cow temperament were associated with month and breed type. Horn fly counts were collected over a six month period from fifty-one beef cows (1362±140 lb body weight). Horn fly populations were affected by month of collection (...

Author(s)
Mays, A. R.; Brown, M. A.; Rosenkrans, C. F., Jr.
Publisher
Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, University of Arkansas System, Fayetteville, USA
Citation
Research Series - Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 2013, No.606, pp 29-30
Abstract

The relationships that exist between the amount of hair and quantity of sebum on cattle skin and the population density of H. irritans were investigated. Brahman and Chianina steers had means of 2390 and 1587 hairs per cm2, respectively, significantly more than the mean number of hairs on Angus...

Author(s)
Steelman, C. D.; Brown, M. A.; Gbur, E. E.; Tolley, G.
Citation
Medical and Veterinary Entomology, 1997, 11, 3, pp 257-264
Abstract

Eight trials were conducted in the USA (in Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin and Wyoming) to determine the efficacy of eprinomectin applied topically against 4 common species of lice in cattle. In 2-dose titration trials, eprinomectin dosages of 125 to 750 µg/kg body wt applied topically were ...

Author(s)
Holste, J. E.; Smith, L. L.; Hair, J. A.; Lancaster, J. L.; Lloyd, J. E.; Langholff, W. K.; Barrick, R. A.; Eagleson, J. S.
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 1997, 73, 1/2, pp 153-161
Abstract

Data on tick control and knowledge of the damage caused to beef cattle by tick feeding were incorporated into a computerized dynamic life table model (LSTSIM) for A. americanum. Simulations were made to determine economically feasible, 5-year integrated pest management (IPM) strategies for A....

Author(s)
Barnard, D. R.; Mount, G. A.; Haile, D. G.; Daniels, E.
Citation
Journal of Medical Entomology, 1994, 31, 4, pp 571-585
Abstract

A general account is given of the economic losses suffered by cattle in North America due to arthropods and arthropod-borne diseases, and on the research undertaken in Arkansas on solving these problems.

Author(s)
Lancaster, J. L.; Steelman, C. D.; Simco, J. S.
Citation
Arkansas Farm Research, 1988, 37, 5, pp 10
Abstract

In tests of 3 insecticides applied in ultra-low-volume sprays by an aerosol generator mounted on a truck circling round the herd at about 10 miles/h against Haematobia irritans (L.) on cattle in Arkansas, 5-25% permethrin at dosage rates of up to 4.6 US fl oz/min, and 85% naled at 4.6 fl oz/min,...

Author(s)
Walker, T. W.; Lancaster, J. L., Jr.; Eberhardt, W. L.; Turner, R. W.; Williams, D. C.; Meisch, M. V.
Citation
Mosquito News, 1982, 42, 3, pp 436-438
Abstract

Author(s)
Meyer, J. A.
Citation
Dissertation Abstracts International, B, 1981, 41, 6, pp 2220-2221
Abstract

A study was carried out in Arkansas between 1978 and 1980 to determine the effects of habitat modification (total mechnical clearing of all accessible land in the field followed by new pasture establishment), animal control (the erection of a barbed-wire fence to exclude the animals from wooded...

Author(s)
Meyer, J. A.; Lancaster, J. L., Jr.; Simco, J. S.
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 1982, 75, 3, pp 524-529
Abstract

Cattle on 25 farms in Arkansas were treated in summer autumn or winter of 1959 and 1960 with dimethoate 10 mg./kg. body wt. i/m rotenone (5% dust), Ruelene 'pour-on' (75 mg./kg., probably 8'3%) or (used on the majority) coumaphos (0-5% sprayed at not less than 300 Ib./sq. inch (21 kg./cm2) at 3-4...

Author(s)
Watson, R. L.; Lancaster, J. L., Jr.
Citation
Report Series. Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1965, 133, pp 17 pp.
Abstract

The subject of tick eradication has received the closest attention from the United States Bureau of Animal Industry and the various State Livestock Sanitary Boards since about the year 1905. Before that year serious losses occurred among cattle in numerous places below the Quarantine Line and also...

Author(s)
Smith, E. I.
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 1920, 57, 4, pp 423-429

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