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Three Golden Rules of Colostrum Feeding 02/24/12 10:01:17 AM

Three Golden Rules of Colostrum Feeding 1. Quickly Two trends that significantly reduce passive transfer start at calving, one in the dam and one in the newborn calf. Firstly, colostrum formation ceases at calving and any delay in the time of ...

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Day 1 Feeding of Colostrum to Prevent FPT 02/24/12 10:16:34 AM

Day 1 Feeding of Colostrum to Prevent Failure of Passive Transfer (FPT) The objective is to achieve the highest possible level of IgG in the calf’s blood so as to prevent “Failure of Passive Transfer” or FPT. FPT occurs when a calf has ...

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Mycoplasma bovis added to Zactran label 04/13/12 11:11:18 AM

       Mycoplasma bovis added to ZACTRAN® (gamithromycin) label DULUTH, GA – April 2012 – Today, Merial announced ZACTRAN® (gamithromycin), Merial’s rapid-response weapon in the battle against Bovine Respiratory Disease ...

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