Animal Health

Cattle Resist CWD in Long-Term Trial

May 24, 2018 by John Maday
Because of its similarity to Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), concerns have lingered that chronic wasting disease (CWD) in deer and other cervids could eventually could spread to cattle.

USDA Plans FMD Simulation Exercise

May 04, 2018 by OIE
The simulation exercise, named Agriculture Response Management and Resources (ARMAR), will take place in the continental United States from 8 to 10 May 2018.

Fly Service

May 03, 2018 by John Maday
Veterinarians can help clients integrate fly control into an overall herd-health program.

USDA to Allow Mainland Study of FMD Virus

Apr 26, 2018 by USDA
Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has authorized the movement of a modified, non-infectious version of the Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) virus from the Plum Island Animal Disease Center to the U.S. mainland.