Every day we hear the grim tales of the decline of dairies in states like Wisconsin and the shrinking number of smaller beef-cow operations and smaller feedlots. In December, our sister publication Dairy Herd Management reported record lows of Wisconsin dairies, down nearly 50% since 2003. As we wait to hear results from the 2017 Census of Agriculture on Feb. 21, we wondered, how are bovine veterinarians being affected by the changing marketplace? Take the poll.
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