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Implant calves this year?

May 10, 2011 by Drovers
In all of cattle management there are few things as easy to administer, consistent in response or as well documented as the use of growth promotant implants.

Beef cattle deworming strategies

May 09, 2011 by Drovers
Beef cattle deworming is very important to reduce internal parasites. Cattle are not only threatened by outside pests like face flies and horn flies, but also internal parasites like lungworms and gastrointestinal round

Black flies on the rise?

May 02, 2011 by Drovers
Livestock owners are familiar with black flies, which cluster in the ears, on the chest, at the midline of the underside of the body, and elsewhere livestock.

Pfizer launches interactive Web portal

Apr 29, 2011 by Drovers
Pfizer Animal Health today announced its new U.S. web portal to better engage and connect with its customers and to create an interactive community for practicing and student veterinarians.

Plan artificial insemination protocols now

Apr 27, 2011 by Drovers
Artificial insemination has the potential to increase calf crop uniformity and weaning weight, reduce birth weight and calving difficulty, shorten the calving season and even produce calves of a known sex.