New intranasal vaccine by Merck

Recently Merck Animal Health launched a new tool in the fight against Bovine Respiratory Disease in Canada. Once PMH IN has label claim as an aid in the control of respiratory disease caused by Mannheimia haemolytica and as an aid in the prevention of disease caused by Pasteurella multocida. the as an aid in the control of respiratory disease caused by Mannheimia haemolytica and as an aid in the prevention of disease caused by Pasteurella multocida. Check out this video from the National Beef Cattleman’s Association.   cameroon...

Estimating Your Farm’s Greenhouse Gas Emissi...

You may be thinking more about the environment and how farms and ranches can become more sustainable. There are several tools available to estimate your farm’s greenhouse gas emissions; there are a couple of examples below that you can try for free.   Holos is a farm model software program. It predicts your GHG emissions based on the values you enter and helps you to find ways to reduce those emissions.   Cool Farm Tool is also a calculator to estimate your farms greenhouse gas emissions, but is available in a downloadable...

What Beef Producers Need to Know about Antimicrobi...

Check out this great new video from the Beef Cattle Research Council, starring our very own Dr. Craig Dorin and Animal Health Technician extraordinaire Ceanna Tannas. In this video, various industry experts outline antimicrobial usage in the beef cattle industry. Overall it is a great update on what the industry is doing to ensure antimicrobials are used responsibly and...

Body Condition Scoring and Your Bottom Line

Body condition scoring is a useful way to evaluate herd health and should be utilized on farm settings. This useful link will help you to learn more about body condition scoring and how to use it on your farm to optimize profits.  

Canada’s National Beef Strategy

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council edited The National Beef Strategy proposes a united path forward to meeting the challenges and opportunities of a growing global demand for animal protein. This collaborative effort of national and provincial beef sector organizations, provides the framework for how the organizations can work together to best position the Canadian beef industry for greater profitability and growth.   Part 1   Part...

News Release: Baycox 5% Oral Suspension now Approv...

Bayer HealthCare is pleased to announce that Baycox 5% oral suspension is now approved to prevent clinical signs of coccidiosis and to reduce coccidian shedding in calves caused by E. bovis and E. zuernii. Aleady approved for use in piglets and lambs, Baycox 5% is a single-dose, ready-to-use product that is easy to administer. A single oral treatment of Baycox controls coccidia infection without impairing the ability of animals to acquire immunity and promotes resistance to reinfection. Learn more about coccidiosis infection here or ask us more about scours management and if Baycox is an appropriate treatment option for your...