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Mentor of the Year: Dr. Sheila McGuirk

Sep 18, 2018 by John Maday
Since joining the University of Wisconsin Veterinary Medicine faculty in 1983, Sheila McGuirk, DVM, PhD, has built international acclaim as a teacher, researcher and mentor to other veterinarians.

Moderation: Best for DCAD Diets Too

Sep 04, 2018 by John Maday
For the past three decades, dairy producers have known that a negative DCAD (Dietary cation-anion difference) diet in close-up cows benefits colostrum production and early lactation.

EU Puts the Brakes on Gene Editing

Jul 27, 2018 by John Maday
Genomic editing technology such as CRISPR/Cas9 offers tremendous potential for accelerating genetic progress, but a new ruling from the European Court of Justice (ECJ) appears likely to stifle research and development.

Longhorned Ticks Now in Four States

Jun 15, 2018 by John Maday
Agricultural officials this week confirmed  the presence of the Longhorned tick in Benton County, Arkansas, increasing to four the number of states with confirmed sightings of the exotic Asian pest.

VFD Audits: Bovine FAQ

May 15, 2018 by John Maday
Eighteen months after full implementation of the new VFD rules for medicated feeds, most veterinarians and other stakeholders have become familiar and comfortable with the process and compliance in routine practices.

Move Forward on Traceability

Apr 11, 2018 by John Maday
This week the National Institute for Animal Agriculture (NIAA) hosts its annual conference with the theme “Livestock Traceability: Opportunities for Animal agriculture.”