health & disease

2010 NIAA Annual Conference

2010 NIAA One Health: Implications for Animal Agriculture Presentations from the 2010 NIAA annual conference, held March 15 - 17, 2010, Kansas City, MO, are now available. Highlights include Ballot Initiatives: The Ohio experience and Working Together to Battle Tuberculosis in Humans and Cattle.

DairyCast update for March 9, 2010, What Impact Does Nutrition Have on Reproduction?

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DairyCast 0341 - What is Congress thinking about restricting antibiotic use in your cows? - Part 2

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  • Part 2 of our conversation with, Dr. Mike Apley, DVM, as he shares his thoughts on animal antibiotic usage and proposed restrictions after his recent congressional testimony.

DairyCast 0340 - What is Congress thinking about restricting antibiotic use in your cows? - Part 1

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  • Dr. Mike Apley, DVM, shares his thoughts on animal antibiotic usage and proposed restrictions after his recent testimony at a congressional hearing on that same topic.

DairyCast 0333 - Tips on newborn calf care when difficult problems arise

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  • What is the best method to warm a chilled calf? Larry Hollis, DVM, offers his suggestions on handling difficult situations with new born calves.

DairyCast 0332 - Why do some cows thrive and others crash? Mary Beth Hall explains

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  • Have you ever wondered why some cows excel while others fail miserably when you make a change to the ration? Dr. Mary Beth Hall, US Dairy Forage Research Center, shares significant insights into her research that might offer some explanations.

DairyCast update for December 15, 2009, Understanding the science behind genomic selection


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Dr. Kent Weigel & Dr. C. Michael Cowan - Part 1, Genomic Selection of Dairy Cattle: Opportunities and Challenges


Part 1, Genomic Selection of Dairy Cattle: Opportunities and Challenges - Dr. Kent Weigel, University of Wisconsin; and Dr. C. Michael Cowan, Genetic Visions, from the 2009 World Dairy Expo, Educational Seminar Series, September 29 - October 3, 2009 Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

Dr. Kent Weigel & Dr. C. Michael Cowan - Part 2, Genomic Selection of Dairy Cattle: Opportunities and Challenges


Part 2, Genomic Selection of Dairy Cattle: Opportunities and Challenges - Dr. Kent Weigel, University of Wisconsin; and Dr. C. Michael Cowan, Genetic Visions, from the 2009 World Dairy Expo, Educational Seminar Series, September 29 - October 3, 2009 Madison, Wisconsin, USA.
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