While fall and winter wildfires may not have the direct impact on cow-calf herds compared to those occurring while calves are young and actively nursing, health effects can be severe nonetheless.
Zoonotic diseases could pose a risk to animals, producers, public health and livestock markets.
Nebraska researchers recently reported on a 16-year study, evaluating the effects of grazing on no-till, irrigated land in a corn-soybean rotation in eastern Nebraska.
Children often suffer the most from their parent's anti-science fears. We learned this week of another confirmed measles case - this one in the Dallas area - where a child has potentially exposed classmates
Few aspects of livestock production cause more grief to the industry than the application of subtherapeutic antibiotics. But is a viable, natural۪ alternative on the horizon?
Which makes more sense: Enacting a measure that feels good but accomplishes little, or struggling to cope with changing human nature itself? Do I really need to answer that?
We're recapping this year's most important issues though a look back at the covers of Drovers magazine.
Several studies have shown little to no negative impact of grazing, at typical stocking rates, on subsequent crop yields.