US

Source: Four Star Veterinary Service It’s something no one wants to see: You go out to check feedyard calves and find a nice one lying dead. Overall, the cattle look fine, just as they did yesterday. If another calf or...
Source: Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives Storing feed for livestock is essential in climates like Manitoba where a winter environment may make up half the year. Putting feed up and keeping it in good condition can be difficult, especially...
Source: South Dakota State University, Madison Kovarna, SDSU Extension Beef Nutrition Field Specialist Introduction For 75% of the year, beef producers are generally feeding 2 animals: 1) the cow and 2) her unborn calf. Additionally, a cow may be growing a fetus...
Source: Pennsylvania State University Fly Pests Have flies been bothering your livestock? Fly control can help keep cattle happy, healthy, and productive. Fly Identification In order to put fly mitigation steps in place, identifying the type of fly or flies bothering your livestock...
Source: Canadian Food Inspection Agency Why are biosecurity standards important? Producers can adopt or enhance biosecurity within their operation to help: improve the health of individual animals, which in turn improves the health of the national cattle herd lower the cost...
Source: University of Missouri Extension Scott Poock Extension Veterinarian, College of Veterinary Medicine Jordan Thomas Assistant Professor, Animal Sciences Emily Smith Graduate Research Assistant, Animal Sciences An excellent herd health program is an important component of overall management for reproductive efficiency, as health can significantly impact...
Source: Government of Alberta Water conservation can help reduce costs, improve animal health and productivity, and protect the environment for the future. “Water is a precious resource for livestock producers, especially in times of drought,” says Shawn Elgert, agricultural water engineer...
Source: MyAnIML news release A collaborative study between animal agtech startup MyAnIML and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) successfully corroborated the technology's predictive ability to proactively manage devastating disease outbreaks in cattle production. MyAnIML used proprietary facial recognition and...
Source: Pennsylvania State University In a cow-calf operation, we often focus on just that: cows, heifers, and calves. But if you are housing a herd bull, proper off-season maintenance of your bull(s) is vital. Like cows, bulls' body weight and...
Source: Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives Sample rations for mature, 1,300 lb cows, in good body condition, and in different stages of production are shown below. These rations are meant as guidelines only. They should not replace feed analysis...
Translate Web in Your Language »