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A look at medicated milk replacer

Jan 17, 2011 by Dairy Herd Management
New regulations for the use of medicated milk replacers containing neomycin sulfate (NEO) and oxytetracycline (OXY) have resulted in a need to explore the effects of amount and duration of antibiotic feeding on calf gro

Bye bye student loans

Jan 17, 2011 by Dairy Herd Management
Pfizer Animal Health in partnership with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation contributes up to $500,000 in student loan debt grants to U.S. food-animal veterinarians.

OMG: Texting in the workplace

Jan 17, 2011 by Dairy Herd Management
More than 5 billion text messages are sent every day and 1.5 trillion text messages every year. Like most people, you probably engage in this technology. A text message can be a very handy tool to let someone know when

Tips to manage and prevent DAs

Jan 17, 2011 by Dairy Herd Management
Left displacement of the abomasum (LDA) is one of the most common surgical diseases we see in dairy cattle. The incidence rate of LDA varies widely between dairy farms, but a reasonable goal would be less than 3 to 5 pe