NOTICE: Longhorned Tick Alert

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A new species of tick that can be detrimental to livestock, as well as pets, has been identified in Polk County, NC. To learn more from the USDA and the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, follow these links:

NCDA Longhorn Tick 2018

USDA-Longhorned-Tick-Factsheet

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Photo of Beth Burchell, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionBeth BurchellArea Agent, Agriculture - Livestock (252) 583-5161 (Office) beth_burchell@ncsu.eduHalifax County, North Carolina
Updated on Jul 17, 2018
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