Plants Poisonous to Cows

This targets Mississippi, and is not exhaustive (well it might be exhaustive)!

Pasture Weeds poisonous to Livestock  Grazing animals will not eat poisonous plants unless forced to do so by some unusual or artificial condition.

For the list below, click the above link to see pictures and more info on each.

Dangerous or Poisonous

Red Buckeye
Smooth Pigweed (Amanthus hybridus)
Hemp Dogbane
Butterfly Milkweed
Mustards (Collards are not Mustards)
Marijuana
Buttonbush
Goosefoot (chickens)
Poison Hemlock
Crotalaria
Jimsonweed
White Snakeroot
Bitter Sneezeweed
Perilla Mint
Ground Cherry
Pokeweed
Black Cherry
Bracken Fern
Castorbean
Black Locust
Hemp Sesbania
Black Nightshade
Common Cocklebur

Weakly Toxic

Buttercup
Sicklepod
Coffee Senna

Toxic to Embryos

Sumpweed

Miscellaneous

Horse Nettle
Groundsel
Red Maple
Lantana
Sweet Clover in moldy hay
Cherry Laurel

Not Harmful

Poison Ivy

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