Industry

BVDV and dairy calves

Jan 17, 2011 by Drovers
Persistently infected calves are a reservoir of BVDV on the dairy. Here are strategies to prevent and control BVDV in these calves.

Managing dairy lameness

Jan 17, 2011 by Drovers
Understanding the biomechanics of the cow can help you manage non-nutrtional factors that exacerbate lameness.

Improve beef herd fertility

Jan 17, 2011 by Drovers
Getting cows pregnant and calves on the ground involves more than just the bull; here are strategies to improve herd fertility.

Animal ID: What does it mean to your clients?

Jan 17, 2011 by Drovers
Animal identification is the hot-button issue in the industry right now, but animal ID is nothing new. A form of the national ID system has been in existence for close to 70 years and managed basically as a regulatory p

Completely calves

Jan 17, 2011 by Drovers
Dedicated replacement operations provide unique challenges, opportunities for dairy practitioners.

Creating new haul-in facilities

Jan 17, 2011 by Drovers
Building new or upgrading existing practices to include better haul-in facilities can result in more services. Here's how four veterinarians did it.