Bruce Brodersen, veterinarian, associate professor and diagnostic pathologist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been named veterinarian of the year by the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association.
During a recent roundtable discussion on deworming programs for adult beef cows, Tom Craig, DVM, PhD, Texas A&M University, discussed how environmental changes from year to year and location to location affect parasite-control decisions.
Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health and the World Association for Buiatrics (WAB) have signed a long-term cooperative agreement to foster research related to animal welfare in ruminants. The "Ruminant Well-being Award" will be presented at each WBC (World Buiatrics Congress) for at least the next six years. By doing so, the WAB and Boehringer Ingelheim intend to raise public awareness of the important role veterinarians play in continuous improvement of animal welfare in food-producing ruminants.
A longtime University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine faculty member who spent his career working to improve public health, the health of livestock and the lives of veterinary medical students through scholarship support passed away Sunday (Jan. 31) at the age of 83.
Glenn Rogers, DVM, MS, DABVP, a consultant and rancher based in Texas, talks with Bovine Veterinarian Editor John Maday during an industry roundtable discussion with a group of expert veterinarians representing academia and private practice.
Computer scientists and statisticians at Colorado State University are turning disease outbreak planning exercises into a game. They’re creating powerful new software that can predict, simulate and analyze a major disease outbreak – all in the form of an intuitive, multiplayer game.
Beef producers in North Dakota, and in other states as well, know Lisa Pederson as a tireless and passionate advocate and educator of beef quality assurance (BQA) principles. During last week’s Cattle Industry Convention in San Diego, NCBA and the Beef Checkoff recognized Pederson, who serves as her state’s BQA specialist at North Dakota State University, with the 2016 BQA educator of the year award.