Prepare the cow for a productive summer

productiveSummerCowsBy Kevin Hill, D.V.M

Springtime preventive measures before turnout can help increase the health and productivity of your cows and calves. With this post, we begin a two-part series by Kevin Hill, D.V.M., technical services manager with Merck Animal Health, that explores this important prevention period. This post focuses on how to best protect the cows during the critical breeding and gestation periods. Stay tuned for an upcoming post on calves. Continue reading

STRESS EFFECTS, MICROBIAL GROWTH AND BRD

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Mark Lyte, Ph.D., M.S., MT(ASCP)

By Rick Sibbel, D.V.M.

Merck Animal Health was pleased to co-sponsor the 2014 BRD Symposium, and continues with its series on sharing some of the latest research findings and management techniques from this meeting. Continue reading

BRD: The Invisible Monster

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By Rick Sibbel, D.V.M.

Merck Animal Health was pleased to co-sponsor the 2014 BRD Symposium, and continues with its series on sharing some of the latest research findings and management techniques from this meeting. Continue reading

Poll: BRD Management and the Just-Weaned Calf