Monthly Archives: February 2016


Algal poisoning of livestock

Algal poisoning of livestock is a real threat this year due to lower than normal dam levels.  There have been several outbreaks of blue green algae in dams on properties throughout Western Victoria with one sample confirmed to be Anacystis spp. algae. Algal blooms occur when the combination of nutrients (phosphorus and Nitrogen) light and temperature are [...]

Algal poisoning of livestock2016-10-25T12:08:07+10:00