Vaccination http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6615/more en Summer Herd Health Part 3: Ranchers seeking large animal vets for maintaining herd health http://beefmagazine.com/blog/summer-herd-health-part-3-ranchers-seeking-large-animal-vets-maintaining-herd-health <div class="node-body blog-body">There is a shortage of large animal vets as more vet students pursue careers in small animal medicine. This week’s poll wants to know if your area is impacted by this growing problem. Plus, today’s blog explores the reasons behind the shortage.</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/summer-herd-health-part-3-ranchers-seeking-large-animal-vets-maintaining-herd-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/summer-herd-health-part-3-ranchers-seeking-large-animal-vets-maintaining-herd-health#comments Cow-Calf Vaccination Business Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 90451 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 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 When it comes to vaccination, timing is all-critical http://beefmagazine.com/health/when-it-comes-vaccination-timing-all-critical <div class="node-body article-body">Equip your cowherd for an ongoing defense against reproductive losses by using critical timing of health practices such as vaccinations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/when-it-comes-vaccination-timing-all-critical" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/when-it-comes-vaccination-timing-all-critical#comments Vaccination Health Mon, 01 Dec 2014 19:12:00 +0000 82831 at http://beefmagazine.com It’s Possible To Eradicate BVD: Should We? http://beefmagazine.com/blog/it-s-possible-eradicate-bvd-should-we <div class="node-body blog-body">BVD is one of the most pervasive and costly diseases that cattle producers deal with.</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/it-s-possible-eradicate-bvd-should-we" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/it-s-possible-eradicate-bvd-should-we#comments Vaccination Ranch & Feedlot Biosecurity Sustainability BEEF Editors&#039; Blog Tue, 04 Nov 2014 17:28:00 +0000 81781 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Vaccinating calves on the Martinez Ranch</p> 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 Health Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 77921 at http://beefmagazine.com International Beef Cattle Welfare Symposium Set For July 16-18 In Ames, IA http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia <div class="node-body article-body">The symposium will bring together a diverse audience of beef industry people to discuss welfare issues certain to impact and change the beef cattle industry, </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/animal-welfare/international-beef-cattle-welfare-symposium-set-july-16-18-ames-ia#comments Cattle Handling Animal Welfare Cattle Industry Structure Vaccination Tips For Profit Tue, 13 May 2014 20:05:00 +0000 75011 at http://beefmagazine.com Make Vaccination One Step to Build Herd Health Program http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/make-vaccination-one-step-build-herd-health-program <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many beef producers think their vaccination program is their herd health program, but that's too thin a viewpoint, says Arn Anderson, who practices from his Crosstimbers Veterinary Clinic at Bowie, TX. Vaccination is only one part of a complete herd health program, Anderson stresses, ladling a lot of emphasis on the words "part of."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/make-vaccination-one-step-build-herd-health-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/vaccination/make-vaccination-one-step-build-herd-health-program#comments Vaccination Tips For Profit Sun, 27 Apr 2014 17:57:00 +0000 74301 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 What Will The Future Of Preconditioning Look Like? http://beefmagazine.com/stockerbackgrounders/what-will-future-preconditioning-look <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Hamilton Maude </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the future, preconditioning of calves will demand progress in the areas of health, accountability and transparency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/stockerbackgrounders/what-will-future-preconditioning-look" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/stockerbackgrounders/what-will-future-preconditioning-look#comments Cow-Calf Beef Quality Stocker/Backgrounders Vaccination Tips For Profit Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:34:00 +0000 71691 at http://beefmagazine.com