Call for subsidised Q-Fever vaccine, as outbreaks occur

Calls have been made for the Federal Government to subsidise the cost of vaccine for the debilitating Q-Fever virus, following another recent outbreak in North Queensland that is impacting livestock industry stakeholders. Cairns Tropical Health recently confirmed 23 cases of Q-Fever in the Mareeba area, and other infections have been reported around Hughenden and Julia Creek impacting cattle producers, livestock transport staff and others.

Source: Beef Central
Call for subsidised Q-Fever vaccine, as outbreaks occur