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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2009
Washington—The Food Animal Residue Avoidance Database will continue to be operational through 2010.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 26, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Ames, Iowa -- Livestock feed is at a higher risk of mold development this year due to a cool, wet growing season that delayed harvest, according to the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) at the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 20, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Tufts veterinary college says dust may be leading to respiratory problems for barn workers.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 04, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Livestock housing standards in Ohio now will be set by a Livestock Care Standards Board.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Nov 01, 2009
One key for profitability for cow-calf producers is pounds of calf weaned in the fall.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Nov 01, 2009
Historically cow-calf producers have been plagued by a market that is beyond their control, that is, a reasonably competitive market.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 22, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Sacramento, Calif. -- Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed into law a bill making cattle and horse tail docking illegal in California.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 21, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
National Report -- Tests confirm that pigs at the recent Minnesota State Fair were infected with H1N1 influenza virus. They are the first swine in the country to be found with the 2009 pandemic virus.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 11, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
The AABP named its officers for the upcoming year at its 42nd annual conference in Omaha.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 02, 2009
New housing requirements for swine, veal calves and poultry were adopted in Michigan after a last-minute push by the Humane Society of the United States.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 25, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
National Report -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture, concerned about a perceived drop in swine disease samples from pork producers, is urging veterinarians to continue monitoring herds for a variety of diseases, including the H1N1 influenza virus.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 17, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Veterinarians may want to get in line early to receive the H1N1 vaccines recently approved by FDA.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 10, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Washington -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration opened the new Reportable Food Registry (RFR), an electronic portal that food-industry officials are now required to use to alert the FDA when they have reason to believe their products might sicken or kill humans or animals.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 07, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Washington -- The Senate voted this week to slash funding for the National Animal Identification System (NAIS) developed by the Department of Agriculture as a means of protecting the nation's food supply.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
The process of designing vaccination programs and cost-effective treatment regimens should be data driven and "custom built" for a particular feeding operation.