Tag: Dr. Herman Barkema

Tailoring Mastitis Management for High or Low SCC Herds

The risk of mastitis is highest just after calving and even higher in first-calf heifers. There are several strategies to avoiding the incidence and spread of this udder infection, and some key management decisions to make prior to treatment of the disease. Dr. Herman Barkema, DVM and professor of animal health at the University of… Read more »