Animal Health News
Last Chance to Register for the Dairy Production Medicine (DPM) Certificate Program
September 23, 2015The Dairy Production Medicine (DPM) Certificate Program VII begins on October 22nd, less than one month from today. We still have a few seats available for this valuable Continuing Education opportunity.
USDA Releases Checklist for Self-Assessment of Enhanced Poultry Biosecurity
September 16, 2015The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has released a "Checklist for Self-Assessment of Enhanced Poultry Biosecurity" and training materials as part of ongoing preparation efforts for highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI).
Eastern poultry producers brace for avian flu this fall as waterfowl migrate
July 21, 2015Right now, in the vast prairie pothole region of southern Canada and the United States' upper Midwest, waterfowl are mingling, raising their young and instinctively preparing to migrate, some leaving as early as August. All spring and summer these wild birds have shared aquatic habitats, food supplies, brood-rearing responsibilities and likely something ominous—avian flu.
Livestock Grazing Home Study Course 2015
When: October 14 - November 18, 2015Where: N/A
Conference for Cattlemen
When: October 17, 2015Where: State College, PA
Hoof Health Workshop
When: October 30, 2015Where: Home, PA
Dairy Cattle Nutrition Workshop
When: November 11-12, 2015Where: Grantville, PA
Understanding Mastitis Control from the Inside Out
When: January 27, 2016Where: Greensburg, PA