Pestivirus - what farmers know and don't know about controlling it

A recent survey has shown many cattle producers have varying levels of understanding about the disease pestivirus, its effects and what can be done to control it. Pamela Lawson looks at why this is the case, and what further research may be needed to encourage producers to implement preventative measures.

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Pestivirus, or bovine viral diarrhoea(BVDV), is a virus affecting cattle.