Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6612/more en Concern Grows In Texas Over Growing VS Cases In Horses http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-feedlot-biosecurity/concern-grows-texas-over-growing-vs-cases-horses <div class="field-byline"> By Logan Hawkes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Texas Animal Health Commission announced on May 28 that the nation's first case of Vesicular Stomatitis this year involving five horses had been confirmed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-feedlot-biosecurity/concern-grows-texas-over-growing-vs-cases-horses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-feedlot-biosecurity/concern-grows-texas-over-growing-vs-cases-horses#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Sat, 21 Jun 2014 04:36:00 +0000 76441 at http://beefmagazine.com What Happens When A DVM & An MD Talk Antibiotics? http://beefmagazine.com/health/what-happens-when-dvm-md-talk-antibiotics <div class="field-byline"> Commentary; by John Groves, DVM </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Large-animal veterinarians and physicians may be surprised at the level of agreement between them when it comes to the subject of prudent use of antibiotics. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/what-happens-when-dvm-md-talk-antibiotics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/what-happens-when-dvm-md-talk-antibiotics#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Health Beef Safety Sustainability Wed, 14 May 2014 00:35:00 +0000 75041 at http://beefmagazine.com Feedyard Biosecurity Plans Ready For Rollout http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-feedlot-biosecurity/feedyard-biosecurity-plans-ready-rollout <div class="node-body article-body">Ever since the outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease nearly decimated England’s animal agricultural industry, feedyard biosecurity in the U.S. has been an issue but conducted under the radar. A Department of Homeland Security project has elevated the issue to a new level.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-feedlot-biosecurity/feedyard-biosecurity-plans-ready-rollout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-feedlot-biosecurity/feedyard-biosecurity-plans-ready-rollout#comments Regulation Feedlots Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Disaster & Drought Sustainability Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:47:00 +0000 73501 at http://beefmagazine.com College Student Takes BEEF Editor To Task Over Antibiotic Resistance Article http://beefmagazine.com/blog/college-student-takes-beef-editor-task-over-antibiotic-resistance-article <div class="node-body blog-body">The issue of antibiotic resistant pathogens is emotional, and particularly so when antibiotic use in animal agriculture is implicated. Antibiotic resistance is exceptionally complex; not only is it not fully understood, it’s difficult to report about. One college student, however, takes a BEEF editor to task over how the magazine handled the antibiotic resistance issue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-editors-blog">BEEF Editors&#039; Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/college-student-takes-beef-editor-task-over-antibiotic-resistance-article" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/college-student-takes-beef-editor-task-over-antibiotic-resistance-article#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Beef Advocacy BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 11 Mar 2014 01:20:00 +0000 72211 at http://beefmagazine.com Biosecurity And BVD – How To Avoid A Wreck http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-amp-feedlot-biosecurity/biosecurity-and-bvd-how-avoid-wreck <div class="node-body article-body">The best way to avoid a wreck with bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) is to make sure you don’t bring it home.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-amp-feedlot-biosecurity/biosecurity-and-bvd-how-avoid-wreck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/ranch-amp-feedlot-biosecurity/biosecurity-and-bvd-how-avoid-wreck#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Wed, 29 Jan 2014 15:17:00 +0000 70601 at http://beefmagazine.com Fresh Beef From Brazil Is A Very Scary Prospect For Many http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/fresh-beef-brazil-very-scary-prospect-many <div class="node-body article-body">The intention of USDA to open the U.S. market to imports of fresh beef from Brazil, a country that has foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), but controls it through vaccination, has many in the U.S. concerned and upset</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/fresh-beef-brazil-very-scary-prospect-many" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/fresh-beef-brazil-very-scary-prospect-many#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Beef Exports Thu, 02 Jan 2014 21:39:00 +0000 69791 at http://beefmagazine.com Open Cows? Lepto Might Be The Culprit http://beefmagazine.com/health/open-cows-lepto-might-be-culprit <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If cows aren’t getting pregnant, and nutrition or bull problems have been ruled out, Leptospirosis hardjo might be a suspect.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/open-cows-lepto-might-be-culprit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/open-cows-lepto-might-be-culprit#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Health Cattle Genetics Calving Season Tips For Profit Wed, 01 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 69641 at http://beefmagazine.com 10 Years Later, BSE Still Frustrates U.S. Beef Industry http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/10-years-later-bse-still-frustrates-us-beef-industry <div class="field-byline"> By Philip Seng, USMEF CEO </div> <div class="node-body article-body">USDA’s new BSE rule represents an important step toward getting our own house in order and persuading the world that it’s time to put BSE behind us as a trade issue.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/10-years-later-bse-still-frustrates-us-beef-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/beef-exports/10-years-later-bse-still-frustrates-us-beef-industry#comments Beef Quality Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Beef Exports Wed, 11 Dec 2013 20:25:00 +0000 68971 at http://beefmagazine.com 10 Years After The Cow That Stole Christmas http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-years-after-cow-stole-christmas <div class="node-body blog-body">Ten years after its first BSE case, the U.S. continues to battle to regain pre-BSE market access.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/meat-matters">Meat Matters</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-years-after-cow-stole-christmas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-years-after-cow-stole-christmas#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Business Meat Matters Wed, 27 Nov 2013 19:35:00 +0000 68621 at http://beefmagazine.com Research Team Works On Genetic Test For BRD Susceptibility http://beefmagazine.com/health/research-team-works-genetic-test-brd-susceptibility <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A team of researchers is making headway in genetic testing of cattle for susceptibility to bovine respiratory disease. Success could have far-reaching implications on producers and society. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/research-team-works-genetic-test-brd-susceptibility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/research-team-works-genetic-test-brd-susceptibility#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Health Tips For Profit Sat, 05 Oct 2013 17:04:00 +0000 65602 at http://beefmagazine.com