Time is of the essence when a calving cow or heifer has a situation where the calf is coming backwards. If the umbilical cord is totally pinched by the pelvic rim, the calf can only survive about four minutes.
Damage to the dairy sector has increased with raw milk dumping increasing in Wisconsin and elsewhere. Pro Farmer's Jim Wiesemeyer expects USDA to announce some form of assistance for dairy producers next week.
All sectors of the animal food production industry and partners in human medicine and public health will come together for collective and continued dialogue around one of the most important topics in animal and human he