Another case of anthrax confirmed in southern Queensland

BISOECURITY Queensland has announced that a case of anthrax in cattle was confirmed in the Dirranbandi-St George area of the state in early July 2018. The detection is the fourth incident in cattle in the region since 2016. In March this year, Queensland Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner announced there had been an anthrax case near St George, which resulted in a small number of cattle deaths.

Another case of anthrax confirmed in southern Queensland Another case of anthrax confirmed in southern Queensland Another case of anthrax confirmed in southern Queensland Another case of anthrax confirmed in southern Queensland Another case of anthrax confirmed in southern Queensland

A case of anthrax has been detected in cattle in southern Queensland. The anthrax belt (pictured) has seen four anthrax detections in the past couple of years. Picture courtesy Biosecurity Queensland.

The detection is the fourth incident in cattle in the region since 2016.

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