Livestock Pest Management

Publication information


  • MSU manual number: E-2601
  • Prepared by: Edward Walker, Julie Stacheki, MSU Pesticide Safety Education Program
  • Prepares you for: Michigan Category 1D exam on livestock pest management
  • Date New: February 1996
  • Size: 122 pages, PDF format, 1.32 Mb
  • Cost & availability: The printed copies of training manuals can be obtained by visiting the MSU Extension Bookstore and then dropping down to Pesticide Applicator Training. The complete text of this manual is also available at no charge in a PDF format by accessing the chapters shown below. Note that the printed manual includes color photographs not found in the PDF version.

Livestock Pest Management, Category 1D: A Training Manual for Commercial Applicators

  • Whole Manual
  • Contents (preface, acknowledgements, introduction inlcuded)
  • Chapter 1: Pests and Integrated Pest Management
  • Chapter 2: Pesticides and Their Use for Livestock Pest Management
  • Chapter 3: Mites and Ticks
  • Chapter 4: Chewing and Sucking Lice
  • Chapter 5: Fleas
  • Chapter 6: Flies
  • Chapter 7: Host Animals and Their Pests
  • Answer Key for Review Questions, Glossary, Appendices, Pesticide Emergency Information

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The MSU IPM Program maintains this site as an access point to pest management information at MSU. The IPM Program is administered within the Department of Entomology, fueled by research from the AgBioResearch, delivered to citizens through MSU Extension, and proud to be a part of Project GREEEN.