Cow Disposition Affects Pregnancy Rate

By Gary Veserat, MS, PAS on Tue, Jun 11, 2019 @ 08:30 AM

Written by Glenn Selk, PhD. Beef Cattle Specialist Emeritus with the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service.

beef cow + calf

Now we have another good excuse to cull cows due to bad temperament. Producers that routinely breed cows artificially realize that cows that are unruly and nervous are less likely to conceive to artificial insemination. Presumably, the lowered conception rates were because they have been stressed as they are passed through the working facilities and restrained while being synchronized and inseminated. Research trials indicate, even in the serenity of a natural breeding pasture, cows with bad dispositions are less likely to conceive when mated with bulls.

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Are You Pregnancy Checking Using A Portable Ultrasound This Fall?

By Jim Turner on Thu, Sep 05, 2013 @ 09:53 AM

pregnancy checking your herdI am an avid reader of Bovine Magazine, okay I have a confession, I am not a hard copy magazine guy as I like to get my news and information in the digital world using my phone or tablet.  We pay very close attention to what is happening in the bovine veterinary world as a large portion of our target demographic comes from the bovine veterinary market.  In fact, we currently have a campaign to help the veterinarian with their practice in the bovine market in both the beef and dairy segments.  Our campaign is about, "Helping your practice makes perfect sense." We feel a responsibility to help the veterinarian with their everyday practice to insure they are getting the most from our Ibex® Portable Ultrasound System.

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The E.I. Medical Imaging Industry Week in Review

By Jim Turner on Fri, Aug 02, 2013 @ 09:28 AM

At E.I. Medical Imaging we like to stay on top of what is happening in our industry of portable ultrasound.  We like to find out what is happening in the world of veterinary medicine, how the farmers are doing with their crops and we like to stay informed and know what is happening in the beef world and the latest news from the dairy farms.  This week we had a few conversations with folks about our Ibex® portable ultrasound system and learned about some other interesting news we would like to share.

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Benefits of Using The Ibex® Ultrasound to Bovine Fetal Aging

By Mia Varra on Fri, Jul 12, 2013 @ 04:00 AM

written by: Mia Varra and Dr. Paul Chard

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Dr. Paul Chard Discusses Benefits of Using Portable Ultrasound

By Mia Varra on Mon, Jul 08, 2013 @ 01:35 PM

written by: Mia Varra

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