Beef cattle producers should be observant when conducting annual health vaccination protocols on their cattle, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts. (Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service photo by Blair Fannin)
Beef cattle producers should be observant when conducting annual health vaccination protocols on their cattle, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts.

Beef cattle producers must be vigilant to mitigate herd health risks

When conducting annual health checks on cattle, producers should be on lookout for other health risks.

Beef cattle producers should be observant when conducting annual health vaccination protocols on their cattle, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts.

Although not a statewide threat, the fever tick has resulted in some herds in far south Texas to be subject to a quarantine zone. This topic, as well as proper vaccination protocol and techniques, was discussed at the recent Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Assn. convention in San Antonio,

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