Composting can reduce the concentration of antibiotics in cattle manure, but the degree of that reduction can vary depending on how it is tested.
The current push to limit antibiotic use in humans and animals has led to a resurgence of interest in therapies using bacteriophages or phage viruses to infect and destroy bacteria
Three dairy producers to be recognized for demonstrating judicious antibiotic use.
Season 4 of The IDEA Competition is now accepting applications from veterinary student innovators through July 15th, 2019 with an opportunity to win a share of $17,500 in prize money.
The Center for Food Security and Public Health at the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine has launched updated versions of two of its online veterinary immunology and principles of vaccinology courses.
While sifting through the bacterial genome of salmonella, Cornell food scientists discovered mcr-9, a new, stealthy jumping gene so diabolical and robust that it resists one of the world’s few last-resort antibiotics.
Bloody scours in calves is never a welcome sight, but diagnosing the source can help with treatment and preventing future cases.