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Our Farm’s BVD Train Wreck

By   /  July 22, 2013  /  Beef Cattle, Dairy Cattle, Livestock  /  3 Comments

Bovine Viral Diarrhea Virus can cause early embryonic death, congential defects and abortion in pregnant cattle, and fever, diarrhea, mouth blisters, and weight loss in infected herd members. APHIS has estimated that it can cost producers $400 per cow if it infects a herd. Here’s one farmer’s story about surviving its impact.

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