BLV is a chronic viral infection affecting cows, with no effective vaccine or treatment currently.
Objective is to develop vaccination protocol to reduce morbidity and mortality of nursing beef calves affected by BRSV.
Zoetis establishes research lab at Colorado State University to explore immunotherapies for livestock.
Louisiana State's AgCenter researchers receive NIFA grant to improve embryo viability and assisted reproduction.
Colorado animal health lab helps with trial for new bovine tuberculosis diagnostic test to improve early-stage detection in cattle.
Prevention strategies will be key in protecting reproductive efficiency and maintaining a profitable beef cattle operation.
Anthrax bacterium typically infects grazing animals through ingestion of contaminated soil.
Preventing spread of bovine tuberculosis from infected white-tailed deer to cattle herds a top priority.
Excessive heat warnings in place across much of Central U.S. as well as Eastern Seaboard.