Research team in Japan unravels immunopathogenesis of Johne’s disease, a chronic bovine disease that financially burdens cattle farmers globally.
If current and future mitigation efforts are to be analyzed for effectiveness, regulatory agencies must have accurate data for existing enteric methane levels.
New conference will address factors regulating bioactive components in bovine and human milk.
Bovine practitioner group encourages producers and veterinarians using raised-without-antibiotics programs to always consider health and welfare of cattle.
Adoption of robotic elements in milk production expected to grow 20-30% annually.
Experiments testing hybrid method of animal carcass disposal following animal health emergencies could point the way toward safer and more efficient carcass burial.
Keeping calves healthy in first part of life may reduce exposure to setbacks and health challenges later in life.
Genomic prediction tool to allow U.K. farmers to make informed decisions about which cattle to breed based on resistance to bovine TB.
Beef-on-dairy breeding program can add value to calves from dairy system grown for beef by improving growth, performance and overall carcass value.
Cultivation and sequencing effort targets economically and environmentally relevant microbes.