Industry News

10 things dairies with great reproduction do right

Outstanding reproductive performance is the result of a myriad of decisions and practices implemented on the dairy. FULL STORY »

Early Pregnancy Detection: A tool for managing and marketing

Early pregnancy detection in replacement heifers or cows is a tool producers can use to increase profit. Traditionally, cows and replacement heifers are pregnancy tested in the fall of the year and then non-pregnant cows and cull cows are marketed at that time. This is also historically when cull cow prices tend to be seasonally at their lowest. FULL STORY »

IIAD calls for proposals

The Institute for Infectious Animal Diseases (IIAD) invites you to submit a white paper to its Open Call for Proposals. FULL STORY »

APHIS proposes Veterinary Services business plans

APHIS Veterinary Services (VS) has developed five-year business plans to outline the priorities, objectives, strategies, and field activities for each of the animal commodity groups in the VS budget line items: cattle, avian, swine, aquaculture, sheep and goat, equine, and cervid health. FULL STORY »

Don’t ignore public perception of livestock euthanasia

Euthanasia is an uncomfortable and unfortunate reality of livestock production; however, a critical part of both veterinary medicine and livestock handling is to determine when euthanasia is necessary and how to do it humanely. FULL STORY »

Top 10 reasons to deworm your dairy herd

One of the most important tasks you face is maintaining herd health, and that’s why parasite control should rank high on your priority list. FULL STORY »

Registration opens for NIAA antibiotics symposium

The National Institute for Animal Agriculture will host a symposium Nov. 12-14, 2014, in Atlanta, Georgia, titled “Antibiotic resistance: Moving forward through shared stewardship. Registration now is open and can be completed online. FULL STORY »

Selection for disease resistance

Among the complexities inherent in the bovine respiratory disease syndrome (BRDS), a genetic component leaves some animals more susceptible, or more resistant, than average. FULL STORY »

iCVI mobile app being adopted nationwide

Launched in June, the mobile Certificate for Veterinary Inspection (CVI) application to allow veterinary practitioners to submit animal health certificates from the field is growing rapidly and has now been adopted in ten states across the nation. FULL STORY »

BIVI partners with Nebraska diagnostic center

Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. (BIVI) began an alliance in 2014 with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to help raise private funds for a new veterinary diagnostic laboratory. Through this commitment, BIVI has donated nearly $50,000 to date. FULL STORY »

Longrange approved for additional roundworms

Following extensive study, Merial announces that LONGRANGE (eprinomectin) has received approval by the FDA’s Center for Veterinary Medicine for the treatment and control of Bunostomum phlebotomum, a gastrointestinal roundworm found in beef and dairy cattle. FULL STORY »

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