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bvd, bvdv, bovine viral diarrhea virus, bvd pi, bvd-pi, persistently infected, persistent infection, cst, central states testing,
The Original BVD-PI Testing Laboratory
Economics and Signs of BVD
For cow/calf and feeder/stocker/backgrounders
What are the costs of BVD in feeder/stocker/backgrounder settings?
The costs associated with BVD in feeder/backgrounder/stocker operations ranges from
$30 - $66 per animal exposed to the virus.
These costs come from decreased performance and increased health implications.
Signs of BVD in feeder/stocker/backgrounder operations.
Signs of BVD in feeder/backgrounder/stocker operations includes: decreased daily gain, increased COG, increased pull rate, increased sickness, increased BRD and much more.
What are the costs of BVD in cow/calf operations?
The costs associated with cow/calf operations can range from $15 - $72 per animal that is exposed to the virus.
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