FDA workshop on animal drugs in feed available online

Antibiotics that are important in treating humans are being phased out as feed additives for food animals, and new feed additives must be used under the oversight of a licensed veterinarian. A series of presentations at a recent FDA workshop addressing these transitions now is available for viewing online. FULL STORY »

Colostrum replacer evaluation

The growing availability of colostrum replacers can create as many questions as there are product offerings. A recent evaluation of colostrum-replacer performance data by the W.H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute in New York helps sort out the answers. FULL STORY »

Optimizing calf survival at birth

Despite advancing technology, dairy calf losses remain alarmingly high, according to the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture and Food. Fortunately, numerous measures can be taken to ensure more live births. FULL STORY »

Troubleshooting group-housing challenges

When the health and performance of group-housed calves is faltering, changes need to be made. Pennsylvania State University professor of dairy science Jud Heinrich provides a case study of the challenges and solutions for two farms raising wet calves in group housing. FULL STORY »

New study looks at range of responses to dehorning

How do calves respond to dehorning? Is pain management necessary with the procedure? The results of a recent Texas Tech University study shed some insight on the answers. FULL STORY »

Fighting disease with proper nutrition

Successful disease prevention does not just come out of a bottle, as explained in a tip from the Dairy Calf and Heifer Association. FULL STORY »

Spring cleaning for a healthy summer

Is it spring yet? Barring any more snowstorms, it’s time to tidy up hutches, bottles, pails, calf jackets and more. FULL STORY »

Parasite control: Getting the best of both worlds

Can parasite control be effective and reduce resistance at the same time? Here are some elements to consider when crafting an effective parasite program for your herd. FULL STORY »

Coccidiosis and shedding

There is a close connection between shedding rates and infection levels. When the infection level is high, so is shedding. Adopt these practices to reduce shedding among heifers and calves. FULL STORY »

Johne’s Disease: going, going, gone?

While federal funding to eradicate Johne’s Disease is essentially gone, the disease itself is not. FULL STORY »

USDA finalizes disease traceability rules

The USDA has published new regulations for improving the traceability of U.S. livestock moving across state lines. FULL STORY »

Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next

Silage 100

QLF Silage 100 CW is a 100 percent crude protein liquid silage additive designed to be added to freshly chopped ... Read More

View all Products in this segment

View All Buyers Guides

Feedback Form
Leads to Insight