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Animal agriculture is an ever changing industry. Science is driving rapid changes in how we feed and care for our animals. In order to keep up on the changing landscape, nutritionists and veterinarians are turning to new formats to get timely research in a quick and efficient manner. Nutra Blend’s Animal Agriculture podcasts offers this informative platform to keep you up to date on the latest research. 

Animal Agriculture Podcast Nutra Blend

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    • 4.9 • 9 Ratings

Animal agriculture is an ever changing industry. Science is driving rapid changes in how we feed and care for our animals. In order to keep up on the changing landscape, nutritionists and veterinarians are turning to new formats to get timely research in a quick and efficient manner. Nutra Blend’s Animal Agriculture podcasts offers this informative platform to keep you up to date on the latest research. 

    Don’t Let the Rumen Overheat

    Don’t Let the Rumen Overheat

    On today's episode, John Ratzenberger sits down with Lallemand's Dr. Angel Aguilar to to discuss how today’s high-performing dairy cows produce more than just milk. They also generate a lot of heat. That leaves them especially sensitive to heat stress. Join us for this week's episode of Nutra Blend's Animal Ag Podcast!

    • 6 min
    Immune System Influences on Swine Productivity

    Immune System Influences on Swine Productivity

    On today's episode, John Ratzenberger sits down with Arm and Hammer's Dr. Ellen Davis to discuss how the immune system is a complicated topic that seems to evolve every year.  With new innovations, we’re learning more about the amazing things it does, and where the immune responses can occur.  Join us for this week's episode of Nutra Blend's Animal Agriculture podcast! 

    • 15 min
    Strategic Deworming a Key for Maximizing Profits

    Strategic Deworming a Key for Maximizing Profits

    On today's episode, John Ratzenberger sits down with Merck's Dr. Grant Crawford to discuss how all grazing cattle have the potential to be infected by internal parasites, or worms.  These worms can limit growth, reproduction, and milk production of cattle and can cause an increase in sickness.  In fact, dewormers have the biggest economic impact of all animal health products in the cow/calf and stocker segments of the beef industry and the second-biggest impact in the feedlot segment.  Join us for this week's episode of Nutra Blend's Animal Agriculture podcast! 

    • 11 min
    Chicken or The Egg, Which Came First?

    Chicken or The Egg, Which Came First?

    On today's episode, John Ratzenberger sits down with Novus' Melanie Roux to discuss how the main goal of any broiler breeder program is to produce eggs. To do this, feed management is important. During the rearing phase, these birds should be closely monitored because they have a hard time self-regulating their feed intake which leads to overweight birds and poor egg production in the hen house. Join us for this week's episode of Nutra Blend's Animal Ag Podcast!

    • 15 min
    ClariFly Larvicide - Buzzkillers

    ClariFly Larvicide - Buzzkillers

    On today's episode, John Ratzenberger sits down with Central Life Sciences' Casey White to discuss how a fly infestation on confined animal operations, such as dairies and feedlots are more than just a nuisance – it’s a real problem. House, stable, face and horn flies are all known to spread disease, interfere with weight gain and hinder milk production, hurting your bottom line. With so many options to control flies, it can be difficult to choose the right one for your operation. Join us for this week's episode of Nutra Blend's Animal Agriculture podcast! 

    • 10 min
    Supplementing Selenium is Vital in Poultry and Livestock Diets

    Supplementing Selenium is Vital in Poultry and Livestock Diets

    • 13 min

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