Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6612/more en 3 Reasons A DVM Should Head Up Our Ebola Response http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-reasons-dvm-should-head-our-ebola-response <div class="node-body blog-body">If we want to shut down the ebola situation, perhaps we should appoint a veterinarian as the czar. Here are three things vets understand about animal and human health.</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/3-reasons-dvm-should-head-our-ebola-response" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/3-reasons-dvm-should-head-our-ebola-response#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81171 at http://beefmagazine.com Bovine Lymphosarcoma: Few Cows Show Clinical Signs Of Cattle Disease http://beefmagazine.com/blog/bovine-lymphosarcoma-few-cows-show-clinical-signs-cattle-disease <div class="node-body blog-body">There are multiple forms of bovine lymphoma/lymphosarcoma (different names, same disease). The forms are classified by age of onset, location of the tumors and frequency of occurrence in a population.</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/bovine-lymphosarcoma-few-cows-show-clinical-signs-cattle-disease" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/bovine-lymphosarcoma-few-cows-show-clinical-signs-cattle-disease#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Health Gold Vet&#039;s Opinion Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:00:00 +0000 80571 at http://beefmagazine.com Century-Old Mystery Solved; Bluetongue Transmission Cracked http://beefmagazine.com/health/century-old-mystery-solved-bluetongue-transmission-cracked <div class="node-body article-body">For more than a century, bluetongue disease has confounded veterinarians and producers by seemingly disappearing over the winter, then reappearing as soon as temperatures begin to warm. A new study has cracked the transmission code. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/century-old-mystery-solved-bluetongue-transmission-cracked" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/century-old-mystery-solved-bluetongue-transmission-cracked#comments Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Health Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:24:00 +0000 79791 at http://beefmagazine.com 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