Animal performance on individual fields was positively associated with level of soil organic carbon, a common measure of soil "health” for sustainable farming.
Many waste treatment systems — including those for handling municipal wastewater, hospital waste and manure — do not factor in treatment of antibiotics.
Dairy and beef producers should first identify poor feed hygiene contributors in order to best combat their effects.
Injection-site blemishes still among top 10 quality challenges and cause substantial loss of product.
MSD Animal Health survey shows that 42% of cattle farmers in Europe report lack of knowledge about vaccines.
Breed's conservation key to efforts to maintain global genetic and functional diversity of modern cattle.
Bovine practitioner group encourages producers and veterinarians using raised-without-antibiotics programs to always consider health and welfare of cattle.
Number-one strategy for feedyards is to keep uncompacted manure inventory at a practical minimum on feedyard surface.
Experiments testing hybrid method of animal carcass disposal following animal health emergencies could point the way toward safer and more efficient carcass burial.