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Friday, August 05, 2011
New Larger Merck Bravoxin 10 Farm Pack
GLOBAL - Merck Animal Health are releasing the broad-spectrum clostridial disease vaccine for sheep and cattle, Bravoxin 10, in a new six times 100ml farm vaccination pack. ...
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Merck Breaks Ground For Vaccine Plant Expansion
NETHERLANDS - Merck Animal Health, formerly known as Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, has announced that it has embarked on the expansion of a vaccine manufacturing unit at its Biosciences Center Boxmeer campus. ...
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Biomin Supports Traditional Breed Show
CZECH REPUBLIC - Traditional breeding event, Kralovice 2011, took place in the well-known exhibition area, Hadacka on 30 June....
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Merck Announces New Name For Animal Health Div
NETHERLANDS – Merck’s animal health division, formerly known as Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, announced that effective today it will begin using the new name, Merck Animal Health. It will be known as MSD Animal Health outside the United...
Monday, June 20, 2011
VIV Russia 2011 Visitors Express Satisfaction
RUSSIA - Visitors to VIV Russia 2011 report being 'very satisfied', especially those from neighbouring countries....
Friday, June 10, 2011
Biomin Holds First Mycotoxin Awareness Forum
MYANMAR – Biomin's distributor in Myanmar, Min Ye Tin of Yè Group, recently organised the 1st Myanmar Mycotoxin Awareness Forum....
Friday, May 27, 2011
Fluke in Cattle Costs Producers Millions
UK - The number of cases of liver fluke in cattle sent for slaughter continues to rise, according to figures released by the Food Standards Agency. Over a fifth of all cattle in Great Britain (GB) sent to slaughterhouses during 2010 had their livers condemned...
Wednesday, May 25, 2011
KENOMIX: New Teat Dip Solution!
BELGIUM - CID LINES R&D has achieved a perfect combination of a high activity disinfectant with a formulation that respects the skin of the teats and sphincters. It is therefore possible to disinfect without harming. ...
Friday, May 13, 2011
Medical Card Highlights Farm Zoonoses
UK - A new medical health card, created by the Women’s Food & Farming Union (WFU), has been produced in order to educate farmers and those working with livestock of the possible animal diseases that can also infect humans. The card also aims to inform...
Thursday, May 05, 2011
Veterinarian Dr Robert Glock Honoured
US - Dr Robert Glock has been honoured for service to colleagues and the industry by receiving last month the Academy of Veterinary Consultants (AVC) Outstanding Service Award, sponsored by Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health....
Wednesday, April 27, 2011
VIV Sets World Standard In Animal Protein Production
NETHERLANDS - VNU Exhibitions Europe says its shows set the world standard for top quality in innovative animal protein production....
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
US Cattle On Feed Up Five Per Cent
US - Cattle and calves on feed for slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.3 million head on April 1, 2011. ...
Tuesday, March 22, 2011
Merck & Sanofi-Aventis To Maintain Separate Businesses
US & FRANCE - Merck and sanofi-aventis announced today the mutual termination of their agreement to form a new animal health joint venture by combining Merial, the animal health business of sanofi-aventis, with Intervet/Schering-Plough, Merck's animal...
Friday, March 11, 2011
VIV And ILDEX Tie Up In India
INDIA - VNU Exhibitions Europe and NCC Exhibition Organizer (NEO) have decided to bring their respective brands of VIV and ILDEX together together in India next year for VIV/ILDEX India 2012. ...
Monday, March 07, 2011
Intervet/Schering-Plough Completes Delivery Of FMD Vaccine
SOUTH KOREA - Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health announces today that it has shipped 12 million doses of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) vaccine to South Korea to assist in the country’s efforts to halt the ongoing FMD outbreak....
Monday, February 28, 2011
Act Quickly At First Signs Of Pneumonia Symptoms
GENERAL - When cattle start showing visible pneumonia symptoms they could well have been suffering from the adverse effects of the disease for two days. ...
Monday, January 24, 2011
United States Cattle On Feed Up 5 Per Cent
US - Cattle and calves on feed for slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.5 million head on January 1, 2011. ...
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
FMD Antigen Banks Prove Their Worth
UK - Merial vaccines are helping to fight the largest global outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD) for 10 years. ...
Thursday, November 25, 2010
Take Caution When Selecting Flukicide
UK - Leading experts are urging farmers to limit their use of triclabendazole (TCBZ) for treating liver fluke in cattle, because over-use can result in increased risk of parasite resistance to the drug, and therefore reduced usefulness for treating sheep. ...
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
EUROTIER - Show Moved Modern Agriculture Forward
GERMANY - The number of visitors reached a record of more than 140,000 livestock farmers and specialists from all over the world. Of these, 23,500 were international visitors, and BioEnergy Decentral was a resounding success, say the organisers. ...
Monday, November 15, 2010
EUROTIER: Improved Business Climate For Farmers
GERMANY - The economic environment for European farmers continues to improve according to the results of the DLG Trend Monitor survey for Europe conducted this autumn by the DLG in conjunction with Europe's leading agricultural market think tank, the...
Friday, November 12, 2010
VIV China Back to Biennial Frequency
CHINA - VIV China is to return to biennial frequency, with the next event planned for 2012. ...
Tuesday, November 09, 2010
Erber is 'Entrepreneur of the Year' Finalist
AUSTRIA - Erich Erber, chairman of the Executive Boards of Erber Holding and Biomin has been honoured with one of the world's most prestigious business awards for building and leading a successful, growing and dynamic business....
Friday, November 05, 2010
EUROTIER: Bringing Science to the Farm
GERMANY - The International Animal Health Event will be held during the EuroTier during the evening of 18 November 2010. ...
Thursday, November 04, 2010
The Future Of Farming At EUROTIER
GERMANY - Young farmers and students will once again have a meeting place at EuroTier this year. Amid the buzz expected in the halls of the world’s top animal production event, EuroTier has not forgotten its youth participants, with a series of events...
Act Now To Ensure Good Herd Health
UK - Housing is a critical time of the year to consider herd health according to Merial Animal Health Limited. Treatment for internal and external parasites and steps to prevent or minimise the risks from calf pneumonia are just some of the issues...
Wednesday, November 03, 2010
BRD Forum Discusses Latest Respiratory Research
EU - The Merial Ruminants team successfully organised the first Merial Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD) Forum in Lisbon, on 30th September and 1st October. The event was attended by veterinary practitioners and researchers from 15 European countries. ...
Monday, October 25, 2010
EUROTIER: Increasing The Competitiveness Of Cattle
GERMANY - An Eastern European Conference at EuroTier will focus on the customs union established to increase the competitiveness of beef production in Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan....
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