Parasites http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6614/more en Year-round cattle pests steal from bottom line http://beefmagazine.com/elanco-animal-health/year-round-cattle-pests-steal-bottom-line <div class="node-body article-body">Economic losses caused by horn flies and lice may be invisible to the naked eye, but they gnaw plenty from the bottom line.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/elanco-animal-health/year-round-cattle-pests-steal-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/elanco-animal-health/year-round-cattle-pests-steal-bottom-line#comments Elanco Animal Health Parasites Business Pasture to Pounds Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:43:00 +0000 83031 at http://beefmagazine.com 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 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/Updated Tables_5.csv" type="text/csv; length=15823">Updated Tables_5.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?1403749628" /> </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 Gold Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:50:00 +0000 76351 at http://beefmagazine.com What Is The Best Way To Keep Flies At Bay? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-best-way-keep-flies-bay <div class="node-body blog-body">Here are four ways to manage flies this summer.</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/what-best-way-keep-flies-bay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/what-best-way-keep-flies-bay#comments Parasites Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:55:00 +0000 73861 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Essential Steps For Fly Control On Cattle http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-essential-steps-fly-control-cattle <div class="node-body blog-body">You can’t eliminate fly problems, but you can lessen their negative impact. Here are five easy-to-implement tips from BEEF veterinarian, W. Mark Hilton. </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-essential-steps-fly-control-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-essential-steps-fly-control-cattle#comments Parasites Health Vet&#039;s Opinion Tue, 29 Apr 2014 01:04:00 +0000 74421 at http://beefmagazine.com To Control Parasites In Cattle, It Pays To Think Like A Worm http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/control-parasites-cattle-it-pays-think-worm <div class="field-byline"> By Burt Rutherford, BEEF Senior Editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While internal parasites are the same the country over, they play the game differently from North to South.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/control-parasites-cattle-it-pays-think-worm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/control-parasites-cattle-it-pays-think-worm#comments Parasites Tips For Profit Thu, 03 Apr 2014 17:07:00 +0000 73201 at http://beefmagazine.com Skipping The Basics Can Carry A Big Bottom-Line Penalty http://beefmagazine.com/blog/skipping-basics-can-carry-big-bottom-line-penalty <div class="node-body blog-body"><p><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">A breeding soundness exam (BSE) is a fertility exam performed on bulls by a veterinarian; ideally it&rsquo;s performed annually. It consists of three components &ndash; scrotal circumference, a physical exam, and a semen evaluation, and it typically costs between $50 and $150/bull. That&rsquo;s not an insignificant amount of money, but it pales in comparison to the lost revenue of open or late-calving cows.<o:p></o:p></span></p></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/skipping-basics-can-carry-big-bottom-line-penalty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/skipping-basics-can-carry-big-bottom-line-penalty#comments Cow-Calf Vaccination Parasites Tips For Profit BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:33:00 +0000 72781 at http://beefmagazine.com Timing Is All-Important For An Effective Parasite Control Program http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/timing-all-important-effective-parasite-control-program <div class="field-byline"> Larry Stalcup </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How, and more importantly when, parasiticides are administered is critical in achieving the maximum benefit from a strategic deworming plan. Learn more about timing in cattle parasite management in this article.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/timing-all-important-effective-parasite-control-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/timing-all-important-effective-parasite-control-program#comments Parasites Tips For Profit Wed, 27 Mar 2013 13:43:00 +0000 52291 at http://beefmagazine.com Patch Burning Reduces Horn Fly Populations http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/patch-burning-reduces-horn-fly-populations <div class="node-body article-body">Cattlemen and researchers have long known that prescribed fire has multiple benefits. New research on patch burning has found yet another – fly control. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/patch-burning-reduces-horn-fly-populations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/patch-burning-reduces-horn-fly-populations#comments Parasites Pasture Range Sustainability Tips For Profit Mon, 25 Mar 2013 16:22:00 +0000 52171 at http://beefmagazine.com NRCS Photo Research Finds No Bull Fertility Difference With Pyrethroid Use http://beefmagazine.com/genetics/research-finds-no-bull-fertility-difference-pyrethroid-use <div class="node-body article-body">University of Illinois research found no differences in sperm motility, morphology or testosterone levels, between a control group of bulls and three groups of bulls treated with pyrethroids. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/genetics/research-finds-no-bull-fertility-difference-pyrethroid-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/genetics/research-finds-no-bull-fertility-difference-pyrethroid-use#comments Parasites Cattle Genetics Bull Health Mon, 25 Mar 2013 15:39:00 +0000 52151 at http://beefmagazine.com