The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association (NCBA) today joined with more than 100 other agricultural groups and industry leaders in calling for Congress to establish and fully fund a robust Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD)
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T) announced today the licensing of a rapid-response (three-hour) Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) diagnostic kit by the U.S. Department of
Following a review, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) calls for strengthening of the USDA۪s process for evaluating foreign animal-health systems and the risk of introducing foot and mouth disease (FMD) fr
When a group of newly weaned, co-mingled, stressed calves with unknown vaccination history or immune status arrive at a feedyard, managers and veterinarians can predict they are at a high risk for BRD.
A new area of measurement for the 2016 National Beef Quality Audit was transportation.
While the average distance traveled to the packing plant was within about a 155 mile radius, cattle traveled from a maximum of 870 m
This week, 23 veterinarians from the National Pork Producers Council’s (NPPC) Swine Veterinarian Public Policy Advocacy Program visited Capitol Hill to promote the creation of a robust FMD vaccine bank through the 201