Animal Health

Assess Transportation Stress

May 03, 2019 by John Maday
Farmers, ranchers and veterinarians have long known that transportation can induce stress in cattle, and have adopted practices intended to minimize that stress.

Win the Microbial War

Apr 17, 2019 by John Maday
Within the bovine digestive tract, and across other organs and tissues, good and bad microbes continuously battle for supremacy.

APHIS Offers Funds for ID, Traceability Projects

Apr 16, 2019 by USDAAPHIS
The USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is announcing the availability of $1 million in cooperative agreement funding to support animal disease traceability (ADT) and electronic identification for cattle.