June is National Pet Preparedness Month, providing an opportunity for people to learn how to plan for pet safety during a disaster or emergency.
Much of the damage and loss of life associated with hurricanes can be prevented or reduced by planning, preparation and evacuation.
Use accepted mosquito control methods to reduce the impact of Zika and other mosquito-borne diseases.
If you buy, sell, or produce baled hay, check out USDA’s new factsheet titled “Questions and Answers: Moving Baled Hay From Areas Under Quarantine for Imported Fire Ant.”
As producers affected by wildfires take the hay from outside or unknown sources home to feed their livestock, some considerations need to be made to ensure their nutritional needs are met.