Monday, 25 April 2016

Parasites, Plants, and People

Available online 19 April 2016

Anthelminthic resistance is acknowledged worldwide and is a major problem in Aotearoa New Zealand, thus alternative parasite management strategies are imperative. One Health is an initiative linking animal, human, and environmental health. Parasites, plants, and people illustrate the possibilities of providing diverse diets for stock thereby lowering parasite burdens, improving the cultural wellbeing of a local community, and protecting the environment.


  • resistance;
  • anthelminthic plants;
  • allelochemicals;
  • agroecology;
  • traditional medicine;
  • One Health