Health http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en 7 tools to win the war against cattle flies http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/7-tools-win-war-against-cattle-flies <div class="node-body article-body">Face flies and horn flies are a constant irritation to your cattle. Here’s a list of the weapons available in your battery of tools to keep the flies at bay.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/7-tools-win-war-against-cattle-flies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/7-tools-win-war-against-cattle-flies#comments Parasites Health Nutrition Wed, 27 May 2015 11:59:00 +0000 89641 at http://beefmagazine.com Early vaccination can help boost calf performance http://beefmagazine.com/boehringer-ingelheim-vetmedica/early-vaccination-can-help-boost-calf-performance <div class="node-body article-body"><p>By vaccinating calves at branding time or turnout, ranchers can help prevent bovine respiratory disease (BRD) &ndash; the No. 1 health and economic issue facing the beef industry today.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/boehringer-ingelheim-vetmedica/early-vaccination-can-help-boost-calf-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/boehringer-ingelheim-vetmedica/early-vaccination-can-help-boost-calf-performance#comments Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Vaccination Health Prevention Works Tips For Profit Tue, 26 May 2015 15:40:00 +0000 89621 at http://beefmagazine.com FEEDER FOCUS: The Veterinary Food Directive and livestock antibiotic use http://beefmagazine.com/elanco-animal-health/feeder-focus-veterinary-food-directive-and-livestock-antibiotic-use <div class="node-body video-body">Changes are happening in antibiotic use for beef producers. Kerry Keffaber, D.V.M. and Advisor for Scientific Affairs and Policy at Elanco, describes these changes, including a description of the Veterinary Feed Directive process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/elanco-animal-health/feeder-focus-veterinary-food-directive-and-livestock-antibiotic-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/elanco-animal-health/feeder-focus-veterinary-food-directive-and-livestock-antibiotic-use#comments Elanco Animal Health Health Feeder Focus Thu, 21 May 2015 18:36:00 +0000 89491 at http://beefmagazine.com Bored while heat detecting? Check out these 5 resources for breeding success http://beefmagazine.com/blog/bored-while-heat-detecting-check-out-these-5-resources-breeding-success <div class="node-body blog-body">Whether you love it or loathe it, heat detecting is an important part of getting cows and replacement heifers bred. Here are five great reads on the topic of heat detecting to check out while you watch for cycling females. </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/bored-while-heat-detecting-check-out-these-5-resources-breeding-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/bored-while-heat-detecting-check-out-these-5-resources-breeding-success#comments Seedstock Cow-Calf Business Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Wed, 06 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 88951 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 management steps to boost calf performance & profit http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are five management practices to consider to up your calf profit this spring.</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/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-management-steps-boost-calf-performance-profit#comments Ranch Management Weaning Health Nutrition Vet&#039;s Opinion Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:00 +0000 88791 at http://beefmagazine.com Parasite & Pest Management Product Listing http://beefmagazine.com/health/Parasite-Pest-Management-Product-Listing <div class="node-body data_table-body">Parasite and pest management is an ongoing job on the ranch. Make your work easier with this comprehensive listing of available products for worm, grub and insect control. </div> <div class="field-csv-file"> <span>CSV File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-text-csv" alt="text/csv icon" src="http://beefmagazine.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/text-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/data-tables/2014-pesticide-listing.csv" type="text/csv; length=16563">2014-pesticide-listing.csv</a></div> </div> <div class="field-disable-sidebar"> Disable Right Sidebar Display </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="treating feeder calves with insecticide" src="http://beefmagazine.com/site-files/beefmagazine.com/files/uploads/2014/06/bob-lindsay108.jpg?1430144526" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/Parasite-Pest-Management-Product-Listing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/Parasite-Pest-Management-Product-Listing#comments Parasites Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:50:00 +0000 76351 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 things to cross off your to-do list before breeding season begins http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins <div class="node-body blog-body">Are you sure your herd bulls are fertile? Have you administered pre-breeding vaccinations to the cows? Do you have plans to control parasites and flies this grazing season? What about the calves? Here are four things to get done before the breeding season begins. </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/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-cross-your-do-list-breeding-season-begins#comments Cattle Handling Cow-Calf Beef Quality Vaccination Parasites Business Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:11:00 +0000 88641 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 things ranchers need to know about preventing & treating grass tetany http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-ranchers-need-know-about-preventing-treating-grass-tetany <div class="node-body blog-body">Spring grazing brings the potential for grass tetany in cattle. Grass tetany mostly impacts mature cattle grazing lush grasses and is caused by a magnesium deficiency. Here are four things ranchers need to know about preventing, recognizing and treating grass tetany.</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/4-things-ranchers-need-know-about-preventing-treating-grass-tetany" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-things-ranchers-need-know-about-preventing-treating-grass-tetany#comments Cattle Supplements Cow-Calf Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:00:00 +0000 88581 at http://beefmagazine.com Pyrethrins safe for use in breeding bulls http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/pyrethrins-safe-use-breeding-bulls <div class="node-body article-body">The latest research affirms that pyrethrins and pyrethroids are safe and effective to use with breeding bulls. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/pyrethrins-safe-use-breeding-bulls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-genetics/pyrethrins-safe-use-breeding-bulls#comments Health Cattle Genetics Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:42:00 +0000 87961 at http://beefmagazine.com Don't let BVD steal your profit http://beefmagazine.com/boehringer-ingelheim-vetmedica/dont-let-bvd-steal-your-profit <div class="node-body article-body">Make sure your vaccine program handles BVD Type 1b.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/boehringer-ingelheim-vetmedica/dont-let-bvd-steal-your-profit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/boehringer-ingelheim-vetmedica/dont-let-bvd-steal-your-profit#comments Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Cow-Calf Health Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:34:00 +0000 87811 at http://beefmagazine.com