Novartis opens animal health books to Bayer, others
Swiss drugmaker Novartis is ready to sell its animal health subsidiary and has opened its books to Bayer and other rivals interested in a business that could change hands for more than $4.1 billion. FULL STORY »
Testing for ketosis: Can it be that easy?
We’ve often highlighted the Precision Xtra blood meter as a simple cowside tool for evaluating ketosis. But is it really that simple? We conducted an on-farm survey last year to ask that very question. FULL STORY »
Zoetis, customers donate $1.2 million to FFA, AABP, AAEP programs
Students involved in agriculture rely on support from their teachers, mentors and the industry. For the fifth year, Zoetis has partnered with veterinarians, animal health suppliers and dealer customers to support youth through its Industry Support Program. FULL STORY »
How does your calf feeding program measure up?
With cold weather looming, calves energy requirements will be increasing greatly in the coming weeks. Calf starter consumption plays an important role in providing your calves with the energy they need, when they need it most. FULL STORY »
BouMatic makes organizational changes
Todd DeMonte has been appointed President of BouMatic LLC. Prior to joining BouMatic, DeMonte served as the President of Therma-Stor, a company affiliated with BouMatic for nine years. FULL STORY »
Availa Plus now available in U.S. market for dairy, beef cattle
New research-proven product from Zinpro Corporation delivers nutritional solution to help manage digital dermatitis from the inside out. FULL STORY »
Zoetis introduces EXCENEL RTU EZ
An innovative, easier-to-use version of a popular anti-infective is now available. Zoetis introduces Excenel RTU EZ Sterile Suspension, a new formulation of the responsible, fresh cow treatment that producers and veterinarians have trusted for more than 20 years. FULL STORY »
Vista vaccines approved for use in pregnant cows
Beef and dairy producers now have the flexibility to vaccinate pregnant cows and calves nursing pregnant cows against bovine reproductive and respiratory diseases with Vista, a modified-live viral (MLV) vaccine line, from Merck Animal Health. FULL STORY »
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