Blue-green algae toxic to cattle

Blue-green algae toxic to cattle

*Steve Ensley is with the department of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine at Iowa State University.

BLUE-green algae are commonly found in lakes, ponds, rivers and streams during the summer and autumn. Blue-green algae, also known as cyanobacteria, are actually bacteria that originated billions of years ago.

Blue-green algae can form dense algal blooms that create mats on the water surface or tint t

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