A publication of the Ohio State University Extension Beef Team. Contributors include members of the OSU Beef Team and beef cattle specialists and economists from across the U.S.
A vaccination strategy for newborn, and calves under 4 months of age
With calving season upon us, its a good time to consider the many health challenges on the farm that can be avoided with a proper herd health management program. More specifically, embedded below in this 9 minute excerpt is what Dr. Justin Kieffer had to say about vaccination protocols for newborn and young calves during the third session of the 2022 Virtual Beef School. Dr. Kieffer is the Clinical Veterinarian for the Department of Animal Sciences at OSU.