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Mastitis: To Treat or Not to Treat?

At PDPW’s Annual Business Conference, Dr. Pam Ruegg spoke on the present challenges against mastitis pathogens, which are vastly different from those 25 years ago. Increasing pathogen diversity changes the criteria for treatments and control programs. Ruegg conducted a study … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Mastitis

“Mastitis is really a simple disease,” Dr. Pamela Ruegg stated during her breakout session at PDPW’s Annual Business Conference. “Mastitis is simply a bacterial infection of the udder. It should be really easy to control; all you have to do … Continue reading

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Detecting Mastitis and Lameness through Behavioral Patterns

According to Dr. Trevor DeVries, University of Guelph, who spoke at the PDPW Annual Business Conference last week in Madison, the dairy industry has tremendous potential in predicting and identifying disease using technology to monitor changes in cow behaviors. He … Continue reading

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