Bovine Veterinarian
Saturday, October 5, 2013 | Web Version
Part 1: Follies, foibles and fun in veterinary practice
New approach toward BVD surveillance
4 tips to reduce variation in the ration
Dr. Thomas Lansford accepts position with TAHC
Benefits of technology for animal health businesses
Improvement made to gender SELECTed sorting procedures
Calf well-being at weaning
New ABS & Afimilk partnership
Lallemand Animal Nutrition introduces Forage Center of Excellence
Made in the shade? Cattle respond to covered pens
Part 1: Follies, foibles and fun in veterinary practice
At the AABP conference in Milwaukee, we ask veterinarians about their oddest or funniest work experiences, with some interesting results. Watch Video
New approach toward BVD surveillance
During the recent AABP conference in Milwaukee, Kay Riddell, DVM, MS, from Auburn University, summarized some recent research on BVD surveillance. Herd-level surveillance, she says, can help determine whether persistently infected (PI) animals are present, indicating a need for individual testing. Read More
4 tips to reduce variation in the ration
The equipment that mixes the cows’ ration plays an integral role in the day-to-day operation of the farm - contributing significantly to a farms’ profitability. If the equipment is not managed and maintained on a regular basis, variation in the daily ration presented to the cows may occur. Read More
Dr. Thomas Lansford Dr. Thomas Lansford accepts position with TAHC
The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) is pleased to announce that Thomas R. (T.R.) Lansford, III DVM, has been named as the new Assistant Executive Director (AED) over Animal Health Programs. Lansford will be headquartered in the TAHC Headquarters located in Austin. Read More
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Benefits of technology for animal health businesses
A technical bulletin highlights the impact technology has on the animal health industry, specifically on record keeping. Transcribed by T.S. Gatz, the report briefly describes the evolution of technology of locating information, but continues by explaining the importance of using digital technology in file storage today. Read More
Improvement made to gender SELECTed sorting procedures
Select Sires’ Program for Fertility Advancement™ (PFA™) is focused on constant improvement in semen quality and fertility through innovations and research. A recent research project, conducted through the PFA, found that a new enhancement to the gender SELECTed™ semen process has made a significant improvement in conception rates observed in the field. Read More
 
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Weaning Calf well-being at weaning
The seasons are changing. Soon cows and calves will be gathered off pasture. Calves will be prepared for the next stage in the market chain: backgrounder, stocker or feedlot. Read More
New ABS & Afimilk partnership
The two global leaders in the dairy farming ecosystem, Afimilk and ABS, are teaming up to market the next generation of automatic heat detection solutions, AfiAct II. Read More
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Lallemand Animal Nutrition introduces Forage Center of Excellence
Lallemand Animal Nutrition, in partnership with the William H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute (Miner Institute), is pleased to announce the development of the Forage Center of Excellence in Chazy, NY. The Forage Center of Excellence represents a significant investment in forage fermentation and microbiology research. Read More
Made in the shade? Cattle respond to covered pens
Early results suggest carcass value enhanced by finishing out of the sun. Read More
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