NT chief vet reveals intestinal disease 'likely' cause of cattle deaths

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Updated April 24 2024 - 9:19am, first published April 23 2024 - 12:30pm
50 head of cattle that died in March at a Darwin export depot most likely succumbed to the intestinal disease cocciodiosis. Picture supplied.
50 head of cattle that died in March at a Darwin export depot most likely succumbed to the intestinal disease cocciodiosis. Picture supplied.

Authorities have confirmed that 50 cattle that died in March at a Darwin export depot most likely succumbed to the intestinal disease cocciodiosis.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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