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Preventing ruminal acidosis when using supplemental feeds for beef cattle

Ruminal acidosis is a digestive disorder characterized by low rumen pH (more acidic than normal …... more

USDA Announces Eradication of New World Screwworm in Florida

USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) recently announced the successful eradication of the New World screwworm from Florida,... more

Facet L Herbicides: Frequently Asked Questions

WEED SCIENCE SERIES 010 TIMELY INFORMATION Agriculture & Natural Resources Facet L herbicide Frequently Asked QuestionsJoyce A. Tredaway,... more

Veterinary Feed Directive Requirements for Feed Distributors

Veterinary Feed Directives are not new to the U.S. livestock industry, but they are new to many Alabama livestock producers,... more

Guide to using medicated feeds containing chlortetracycline for beef cattle in compliance with FDA Veterinary Feed Directive regulations

Chlortetracycline (CTC) is the most commonly used antibiotic in Alabama beef cattle feed and/or drinking water for the control or... more

What to Do When You Find Fall Armyworms

Hot and dry summers make it likely we will have problems with fall armyworms in Alabama forages... more

Changes in Label for Prowl H2O on Forages

In the past, Prowl H2O was only labeled on dormant bermudagrass only … It... more

Livestock producers guide to using medicated feeds in compliance with FDA Veterinary Feed Directive regulations

Veterinary Feed Directives are not new to the U.S. livestock industry, but they are new to many Alabama livestock producers... more

Alabama Commodity Feed List

This list contains contact information for potential commercially available feed resources for cattle producers in the Southeast... more

Timely Information - Dried Distillers Grains Plus Solubles

This information sheet provides management practices for feeding and use of dried distillers grains plus solubles in beef and equine... more


 

 

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