A two-day event — the first day for researchers, and the second for producers — will focus on improved bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) control in the U.S. “BVD Control: The Future is Now” is Jan. 30-31 in downtown Denver's Adam's Mark Hotel.
The Jan. 30 session is aimed at research scientists, veterinarians and lab diagnosticians. The Jan. 31 production-level session focuses on what producers and vet practitioners must know to prevent BVD and handle existing herd infections. Visit www.nadc.ars.usda.gov/BVDV2006/ for more info or to register.
|% of Market share|
|Wal-Mart Stores Inc.||115.1||25.2||18.1|
|The Kroger Co.||60.0||12.5||9.0|
|Costco Wholesale Group||28.3||6.2||4.5|
|Ahold USA Inc.||27.4||6.0||4.3|
|Publix Super Markets||18.0||3.9||2.8|
|TOTAL TOP 10||368.3||80.5||58.0|
|SOURCE: Food Marketing Institute. (FY 2004 sales)|