Animal Health

DCHA to meet April 7-9, in Madison, Wisconsin

Oct 17, 2019 by DCHA
Producer panels, presentations and breakout sessions will feature timely, care- and profit-enhancing topics, such as immunity, pain control, internasal vaccines, heifer development, calf nutrition and more.

DCHA Webinar Addresses Calf Abomasal Bloat

Oct 07, 2019 by DCHA
Dairy Calf and Heifer Association’s (DCHA) next webinar features “Are You Frustrated by Abomasal Bloat in Your Calves?” This one-hour educational offering starts at noon Central time on Oct. 28.

Cows of a Different Stripe

Oct 07, 2019 by John Maday
Over the past 20 years or so, we’ve seen much of the U.S. cow herd shift toward black coats. Someday, perhaps the trend will become zebra stripes.

FDA Funds Duration of Use Studies

Sep 30, 2019 by FDA
The FDA has awarded two $250,000 grants to fund research projects in fiscal year 2019 to help target and define durations of use for certain medically important antimicrobial drugs administered in animal feed.

Can Diagnostics Improve Metaphylaxis?

Sep 27, 2019 by John Maday
When loads of stressed, high-risk calves arrive at the feedlot, it often makes economic sense to treat them all with antibiotics to prevent an almost-inevitable outbreak of bovine respiratory disease (BRD).