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Scour Prevention Is Best Therapy

Preventing scours (diarrhea or dysentery) in calves is a challenge for cow-calf producers. Adequate colostrum intake is the best protection for the newborn calf. The mother cow’s colostrum is a “custom made” antibiotic preparation for her calf. Because this colostrum is specific for the calf, there is no better protection available. In addition, cleanliness during […] Read more