Proper and timely identification of sick stockers helps minimize unnecessary treatment expense and preventable production losses, says Mississippi State University Extension beef cattle specialist Justin Rhinehart.
Delays in the North American corn harvest have brought about concerns over mycotoxin contamination, particularly toxins produced by Fusarium molds including DON (vomitoxin), zearalenone, and fusaric acid.
Keeping syringes and vaccines cool and out of direct sunlight can be difficult when working cattle chute-side. Mark Erickson developed an inexpensive, yet practical, syringe caddy using a rectangular plastic pail and PV
The Animal Agriculture Alliance is disappointed by the many unsubstantiated claims portrayed as fact in the widespread Associated Press article titled "Pressure Rises to Stop Antibiotics in Agriculture."