Dr. Chris Thompson, a veterinarian in Pineville, La.
While California livestock producers likely can claim a victory the issue is far from settled California Gov Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill that would have restricted the amount of antibiotics given to farm animals He called it unnecessary because meat producers have already pledged to take the steps called for in the measure However Brown indicated he would support legislation that devised new and effective ways to reduce the unnecessary antibiotics used for livestock and poultry More needs t
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Wet pastures mean more foot rot
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Do you have a biosecurity program? It’s a good idea, regardless. However, it’s possible that some time in the future, any indemnity paid to beef producers as a result of an animal disease epidemic may be tied to whether or not a biosecurity program was in place on the ranch.
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