Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en How much will a trich infection cost you? The numbers aren’t pretty http://beefmagazine.com/health/how-much-will-trich-infection-cost-you-numbers-aren-t-pretty <div class="node-body article-body">Trich is a silent thief—silent, that is, until a rancher with a herd chronically infected with trich realizes just how much money could have been pocketed if the herd was clean. Here’s a look at the numbers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/how-much-will-trich-infection-cost-you-numbers-aren-t-pretty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/how-much-will-trich-infection-cost-you-numbers-aren-t-pretty#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Health Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:23:00 +0000 91701 at http://beefmagazine.com Hay Talk Part 4: Tips for planting forages in late summer & early fall http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-4-tips-planting-forages-late-summer-early-fall <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether you’re short on stockpiled hay or looking to extend the grazing season, planting supplemental forages is one solution. Here are tips for planting cover crops in August, September and October. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-4-tips-planting-forages-late-summer-early-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/hay-talk-part-4-tips-planting-forages-late-summer-early-fall#comments Cow-Calf Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 30 Jul 2015 10:00:00 +0000 91661 at http://beefmagazine.com BIVI steps up to support future veterinarians http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/bivi-steps-support-future-veterinarians <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>It&rsquo;s long been a concern not just for livestock producers, but for the shrinking number of food animal veterinarians&mdash;who will step up to fill the critical need for large animal vets?</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/bivi-steps-support-future-veterinarians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Vaccination Thu, 23 Jul 2015 20:34:24 +0000 91561 at http://beefmagazine.com New video on cattle handling available for viewing http://beefmagazine.com/health/new-video-cattle-handling-available-viewing <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>As cattle producers&rsquo; understanding of animal behavior and animal handling grows, more concepts are coming to the fore that will ultimately benefit both man and beast.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/new-video-cattle-handling-available-viewing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Wed, 22 Jul 2015 02:30:31 +0000 91471 at http://beefmagazine.com How to work harder, not smarter at your veterinary practice http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/how-work-harder-not-smarter-your-veterinary-practice <div class="field-byline"> By Sharla Ishmael </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The all-female staff at Salt Creek Veterinary Hospital in rural Texas thrives on making the practice work for them, not the other way around.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/how-work-harder-not-smarter-your-veterinary-practice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/how-work-harder-not-smarter-your-veterinary-practice#comments BEEF Vet Fri, 17 Jul 2015 14:02:00 +0000 91371 at http://beefmagazine.com Kicking and screaming: Societal consensus will move where it will, like it or not http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/kicking-and-screaming-societal-consensus-will-move-where-it-will-it-or-not <div class="node-body article-body">Societal consensus will move where it will, as always, like it or not. It's time to engage in discourse with consumers in the name of preserving social license, and effective ways veterinarians and their clients can go about it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/kicking-and-screaming-societal-consensus-will-move-where-it-will-it-or-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/kicking-and-screaming-societal-consensus-will-move-where-it-will-it-or-not#comments BEEF Vet Fri, 17 Jul 2015 14:00:00 +0000 91361 at http://beefmagazine.com Caution light flashes for vet degree value http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/caution-light-flashes-vet-degree-value <div class="node-body article-body">Lower salaries and increased education costs affect all veterinarians.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/caution-light-flashes-vet-degree-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/caution-light-flashes-vet-degree-value#comments BEEF Vet Fri, 17 Jul 2015 14:00:00 +0000 91351 at http://beefmagazine.com Do new antibiotic regulations challenge herd expansion? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/do-new-antibiotic-regulations-challenge-herd-expansion <div class="node-body blog-body">The goal in developing the VFD is essentially twofold: to more closely track antibiotic use in food animals, and reduce the amount of antibiotics used in food-animal production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/vets-opinion">Vet&#039;s Opinion</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/do-new-antibiotic-regulations-challenge-herd-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/do-new-antibiotic-regulations-challenge-herd-expansion#comments Health Vet&#039;s Opinion Thu, 16 Jul 2015 18:35:00 +0000 90961 at http://beefmagazine.com When is the best time to wean? It might be younger than you think http://beefmagazine.com/weaning/when-best-time-wean-it-might-be-younger-you-think <div class="node-body article-body">Calves weaned at 120 to 160 days gain as much weight and are just as healthy as calves that are weaned later.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/weaning/when-best-time-wean-it-might-be-younger-you-think" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/weaning/when-best-time-wean-it-might-be-younger-you-think#comments Weaning Government Thu, 16 Jul 2015 18:32:00 +0000 90981 at http://beefmagazine.com The BRDC battle rages on http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/brdc-battle-rages <div class="node-body press_release-body"><p>Cattle producers enjoy the best vaccines and therapeutic drugs the world has ever known.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/brdc-battle-rages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Vaccination Wed, 15 Jul 2015 23:33:21 +0000 91261 at http://beefmagazine.com