Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en Veterinarians Must Play Key Role In Expanding America's Cowherd http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/veterinarians-must-play-key-role-expanding-americas-cowherd <div class="node-body article-body">Veterinarians are integral to the beef industry’s necessary expansion. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/veterinarians-must-play-key-role-expanding-americas-cowherd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/veterinarians-must-play-key-role-expanding-americas-cowherd#comments BEEF Vet Cattle Industry Structure Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:27:00 +0000 79021 at http://beefmagazine.com Nebraska Veterinarians Practice What They Preach At Family Feedlot http://beefmagazine.com/health/nebraska-veterinarians-practice-what-they-preach-family-feedlot <div class="field-byline"> By Jennifer Ryan </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Two Nebraska veterinarians gain real-world perspective on their family feedlot. Learn more about their unique story here. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/nebraska-veterinarians-practice-what-they-preach-family-feedlot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/nebraska-veterinarians-practice-what-they-preach-family-feedlot#comments Health Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:52:00 +0000 79041 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedlot Provides Real-World Persepective For Two Nebraska Veterinarians http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/feedlot-provides-real-world-persepective-two-nebraska-veterinarians <div class="field-byline"> By Jennifer Ryan </div> <div class="node-body article-body"> Ryan and June Loseke, DVMs, gain practical experience from their Nebraska feedlot and practice what they practice in their veterinarian "day job."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/feedlot-provides-real-world-persepective-two-nebraska-veterinarians" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/feedlot-provides-real-world-persepective-two-nebraska-veterinarians#comments BEEF Vet Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:30:00 +0000 79031 at http://beefmagazine.com How A Nutritional Consultation With Your Beef Veterinarian Could Improve Your Bottom Line http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/how-nutritional-consultation-your-beef-veterinarian-could-improve-your-bottom-line <div class="field-byline"> By Jennifer Ryan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Three veterinarians and a nutritionist explain how nutrition consulting can enhance client relationships and improve herd health.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/how-nutritional-consultation-your-beef-veterinarian-could-improve-your-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-vet/how-nutritional-consultation-your-beef-veterinarian-could-improve-your-bottom-line#comments BEEF Vet Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:31:00 +0000 79011 at http://beefmagazine.com Battling Lice In Your Cowherd? Here Are Vet-Approved Tips To Control It http://beefmagazine.com/blog/battling-lice-your-cowherd-here-are-vet-approved-tips-control-it <div class="node-body blog-body">Understanding how the two types of lice acquire their nutrients is a primary key to controlling them on cattle.</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/battling-lice-your-cowherd-here-are-vet-approved-tips-control-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/battling-lice-your-cowherd-here-are-vet-approved-tips-control-it#comments Sectors Health Vet&#039;s Opinion Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:52:00 +0000 78981 at http://beefmagazine.com Researchers Closing In On The Genetics of Bovine Respiratory Disease http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/researchers-closing-genetics-bovine-respiratory-disease <div class="node-body article-body">Research continues on identifying a genetic connection with Bovine Respiratory Disease susceptibility. Find out how researchers are closing in on the cattle disease origin. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/researchers-closing-genetics-bovine-respiratory-disease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/researchers-closing-genetics-bovine-respiratory-disease#comments Health Cattle Genetics Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:49:00 +0000 78741 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Based on research, the heritability of BRD susceptibility could range between 18% and 29%.</p> Spencer Platt / Staff / Getty Images Worms Eat Away At Beef Producers' Profits http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/worms-eat-away-beef-producers-profits <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beef cattle producers can gain $40/head when they control worms in cattle that are on pasture, according to a recent study by Iowa State University.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/worms-eat-away-beef-producers-profits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/worms-eat-away-beef-producers-profits#comments Parasites Tips For Profit Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:53:00 +0000 78641 at http://beefmagazine.com Why Is Death Loss Increasing In Heavier Beef Cattle? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-death-loss-increasing-heavier-beef-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">Lots of good cattlemen believe there’s a trend taking place – that there’s something we’re doing from either a management or genetic standpoint that is increasing the health risk and susceptibility of larger-weight feedlot animals. Is it true? BEEF discusses. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-death-loss-increasing-heavier-beef-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/why-death-loss-increasing-heavier-beef-cattle#comments Ranch Management Feedlots Business Health My View From The Country Thu, 14 Aug 2014 20:03:00 +0000 78511 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Tips For Preventing, Diagnosing & Treating Foot Rot http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-preventing-diagnosing-treating-foot-rot <div class="node-body blog-body">Foot rot often shows up in the summer months, especially if cattle are standing in wet areas. Here are five tips that explain the cause, transmission, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of foot rot. </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/5-tips-preventing-diagnosing-treating-foot-rot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-preventing-diagnosing-treating-foot-rot#comments Vaccination Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77921 at http://beefmagazine.com 2014 Is A Year To Boost Calf Sale Weights http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2014-year-boost-calf-sale-weights <div class="node-body blog-body"> High calf prices and relatively low feed prices make 2014 a year to seriously consider adding pounds and profit.</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/2014-year-boost-calf-sale-weights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/2014-year-boost-calf-sale-weights#comments Cow-Calf Stocker/Backgrounders Cattle Marketing Business Health Tips For Profit Vet&#039;s Opinion Tue, 29 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 77811 at http://beefmagazine.com