Algae suspected in S.D. cattle deaths
FREEMAN, S.D. -- Official lab reports are pending, but some recent deaths of purebred cattle in Hutchinson County were likely caused by algae poisoning, according to State Veterinarian Sam Holland.
About 21 head, part of a larger herd of Angus cattle belonging to Roth Angus of Freeman, died in mid-June while on grazing land leased from the state.
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