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Is Your Veterinarian Helping Prevent Hoof Problems on Your Dairy Farm?

By Dale Baker and Chip Hendrickson
AgroChem Hoof Care Technical Experts

With summer just around the corner, farmers may be seeing more of their veterinarians. Freshening cows, pregnancy checks and difficult birthings may be on the top of the list for a vet’s visit. 279 more words

Digital Dermatitis

Let's Talk Bovine Pedis

Did you know that cattle sometimes need a pedicure too?  Last week, at our cattlemen’s field day we had a hoof trimmer do a demonstration on a few beef cows.   466 more words

Digital Dermatitis Control Starts with Heifers

By Dale Baker and Chip Hendrickson
AgroChem Hoof Care Technical Experts

Spring time means freshening heifers for many dairy producers. New cows in the milking herd bring increased milk production and perhaps a few other things, like… 275 more words

Digital Dermatitis

Sorry I'm a bad blogger.

I don’t really know what I wanted to write today, I haven’t posted in a long time and there are several reasons for that.

  1.  my grandpa (my mom’s dad) got ran over by a tractor and is still recovering from that.
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Footbath Schedule for Your Dairy Cows

By Dale Baker and Chip Hendrickson
AgroChem Hoof Care Technical Experts

Although the winter months may bring a schedule of its own, your dairy footbath schedule should not fall to the wayside. 256 more words

Digital Dermatitis

NOVEL TALL FESCUE RENOVATION SCHOOL

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

MU Southwest Research Center
14158 Hwy H
Mt. Vernon, MO

In addition to fescue foot, toxic tall fescue reduces livestock weight gains and lowers reproductive performance. 136 more words

Beef Cattle

The 2016 Southern Dairy Conference

The 2016 Southern Dairy Conference

The 2016 Southern Dairy Conference is planned for March 8th and 9th, 2016 in Atlanta, GA.  This unique conference is hosted by universities across the south in an effort to promote the competitiveness and sustainability of the southern dairy producer.   113 more words

Dairy Cattle