Herd health management

Source: National Farm Animal Care Council, Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Beef Cattle Section 3.1 Pain and discomfort caused by health issues...

High temperature and humidity

Source: National Farm Animal Care Council, Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Beef Cattle Section 1.1.1 Cattle are generally able to tolerate...

Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Beef Cattle

Preface The National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC) Code development process was followed in the development of this Code of Practice. This Code of Practice...

New mobile application for veterinarians and producers takes the guesswork out of deworming cattle

What is the recommended dose of fenbendazole for an individual animal, based on its weight? How much fenbendazole will it take to treat a...

Veterinarians & Nutritionists Encourage Dairy & Beef Producers to Proactively Manage Heat Stress

Heat stress costs dairy and beef producers hundreds of millions each year. Proactive measures implemented before an extreme heat event can reduce immediate and...

Stretching feed supplies to make it to grass season

Source: Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives Long, cold winters are common here in Manitoba and can leave a dent in a cattle producers’ feed inventories. ...

Grōv Technologies announces world’s largest, indoor farming system for year-round animal feed

Source: Grōv Technologies news release Grōv Technologies today announced its newest innovation in controlled environment agriculture (CEA) – the Olympus Tower Farm. Combining science and...

Corn Test Weight – Does It Affect Performance of Cattle?

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs The 2019 growing season presented challenges in many parts of the province. Delayed planting and variation...

Preparing your bull for the breeding season

Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs The breeding season for bulls is short but intense. Consequently, when the breeding season begins your bull must...

Lead poisoning in cattle

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, http://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/ Lead is the most common cause of cattle poisoning in Alberta. Hundreds of animals in the province die each year...
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