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Panel Discussion - Animal ID Industry Compatibility – How do we make this happen?


Animal ID Industry Compatibility – How do we make this happen? - Dr. James Moest, Lena Veterinary Clinic, Lena, IL, Practicing Veterinarian; Dr. Jim Logan, Wyoming Livestock Board, State Animal Health Official; Dr. Keith Roehr, State Veterinarian, Colorado Department of Agriculture; and John Picanso, USDA/APHIS/VS, from the 2012 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, March 26 - 29, Denver, CO, USA.

Adam Griffin - Practical Application of Genomic Technology with Q&A


Practical Application of Genomic Technology with Q&A - Adam Griffin, Herd Advancement Services, from the 2012 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, March 26 - 29, Denver, CO, USA.

Dr. André Williamson - The Cost of Increased Regulation to Producers and Consumers


The Cost of Increased Regulation to Producers and Consumers - Dr. André Williamson, Agralytica Senior Consultant, from the Animal Ag Alliance Stakeholders Summit, Real Farmers Real Food, Celebrating Tradition and Technology, May 2-3, Arlington, VA, USA.

BeefCast Update for April 30, 2012, Beef Production and Improving Feed Efficiency

Agriculture Telling its Story

  1. Video: Beef Production and Improving Feed Efficiency - Why should anyone care about feed efficiency and how is that important in the feedlot? Dr. Rod Hill, University of Idaho Department, suggests that in today's new era of higher feed costs, gains in efficiency are a must in cow-calf production processes [video].
  2. Video: Reporter's View on Foreign Animal Disease Occurrence - Mr. James Herlihy, U.S.

What Is Livestock-Associated Staphylococcus Aureus and MRSA?

Livestock-Associated Staphylococcus aureus Dr. Tara Smith, Assistant Professor, University of Iowa, provides an update on livestock-associated staphylococcus aureus. Dr. Smith provides details on what the disease is and how does it impact humans, livestock management, and farm operations. From the 2011 Antibiotic Use In Food Animals conference, October 26-27, 2011, Chicago, IL, USA.