Study Shows Caterpillars Cause Fetal Loss in Pigs; Problems Similar to MRLS

Eastern tent caterpillars (ETC) caused fetal loss in domestic pigs based on a recent study, according to a press release issued Sept. 5 by the University of Kentucky. The experiment demonstrated for the first time that ETC could cause abortion in an animal other than the horse in a manner consistent with mare reproductive loss syndrome (MRLS). It also showed that the pig might

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