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BeefVet Editor's Message By Deb Norton, beefvete
BVD PI-Free calves are worth more, how many dolla
BeefVet Developing Opportunity Veterinarians
to 30.1 million head by 2023—as many as 1.1 milli
equally and progress parallel to one another for
these operations (16.31 percent) in 2012 for a to
reproductive tract score; estrous synchronization
SOME THINGS YOU CAN ALWAYS COUNT ON. As a livest
BeefVet Practicing What You Practice Two Nebra
June and Ryan Loseke, DVMs, Loseke Veterinary Ser
inary degrees in spring 1995 and found the pens f
doing,” Dr. Ryan Loseke says. “If the industry wa
appointments (unless it's harvest season or they'
WITH SEASON-LONG CONTROL, YOURCLIENTS'CATTLEwill
BeefVet Adding Nutrition for a Healthy Bot
nutrition and production. That connection made pe
increased incidence of retained placenta. After e
producers stay in business. Many times we're doin
people involved, and find resourc- es that are mo
HERE FOR TH LONG HAU TODAY. TOMORROW. MICOTIL. T
BeefBriefs “Reconnect. Retool. Reclaim.” 2014 AA
THE EAR TAGS CATTLEMEN SWEAR BY. NOT AT.
student case competition and scholarship awards.
BeefBriefs Outstanding Members of the Cattle Fee
BeefBriefs New Vaccine Technology Helps Build BR
out on pasture,” says Dr. Engelken. The loss
new vaccine aids in the control of respiratory di
DON'T let BRD become a growing problem. Whethe
Continued from page 4 upside market potential i
TAKE THE STRESS OUT OF BRD. Target high-risk calv
BeefBriefs Business Program for Practicing Veter
Do you have both viruses & bacteria COVERED? Ti
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