Bovine Tuberculosis

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Cow In Northwestern Minn. Dies Of Anthrax

Minnesota has recorded its first case of anthrax in a cow since 2008. The Board of Animal Health said Friday that tests confirm a 4-year-cow found dead Monday on a farm in Pennington County of northwestern Minnesota died of anthrax. The beef herd had not been vaccinated against the disease. Board spokeswoman Bethany Hahn says a veterinarian will lift the quarantine on the herd 30 days after the cow’s death if there are no further cases.

06/07/2013

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DNR Says Bovine TB ‘Undetectable’ In NW Minn. Deer

Wildlife managers are claiming success in the effort to eliminate bovine tuberculosis from northwestern Minnesota.

02/11/2013

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All Minnesota Cattle Officially TB-Free

State officials said Bovine Tuberculosis (TB) has been eradicated in Minnesota.

12/07/2011

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Wis. State Vet Eases TB Tests For Minn. Cattle

Cattle brought from Minnesota to Wisconsin no longer have to be tested for bovine tuberculosis.

10/14/2011

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USDA OKs Minnesota As Bovine TB-Free

State officials say the U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved Minnesota’s application for statewide bovine tuberculosis-free status.

10/05/2011

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